Basic information about NRG file

When there is a problem with opening files with the file extension NRG(*.NRG or *.nrg), you do not need a computer expert. In most cases, using the helpful suggestions of experts contained in our website as well as appropriate programs, you can solve the problem with the NRG file yourself.

There are 1 file types using the NRG file extension in our database. In the further part of this page, you will find detail information about all the NRG file with their brief description and a list of programs that support NRG file sorted by operating systems. The table below provides useful information about the NRG file extension. It answers questions such as:
  • What is the NRG file?
  • How to open a NRG file?
  • What programs do I need to open a NRG file?
  • What programs help to create and edit a NRG file?
  • How to convert NRG files to another file format?
  • How to convert another files to NRG file format?

1.Detail information about NRG file extension: Nero CD/DVD Image File

File type Nero CD/DVD Image File Category Disk Image Files
Developer Nero File format Binary
Description NRG file is a Nero CD/DVD Image File developed by Nero. An NRG file contains a CD or DVD disk image created with Nero disc authoring software. It may be an exact copy of a CD/DVD or may contain a collection of files that can be mounted as a disk. NRG files are often used to make copies or backups of discs or important data.
Software programs that will open, edit or convert NRG files

Nero 2018
H+H Software Virtual CD
EZB Systems UltraISO
Smart Projects IsoBuster
WinMount International WinMount
Lightning UK! ImgBurn
DT Soft DAEMON Tools
Nero Multimedia Suite

Roxio Toast 16
Roxio Popcorn
Roxio Toast Titanium
Toast 11

Nero Linux

How to convert NRG files to another file format?

There are 14 records in our database eligible for NRG files to another file format conversion. If you want to achieve NRG to another files conversion, you may use the option.

How to convert another files to NRG file format?

There are 16 records in our database eligible for another files to NRG file format conversion. If you want to achieve another files to NRG conversion, you may use the option.

Can't open a NRG file?

When you click a file to open it, operating system examines the filename extension. If operating system recognizes the filename extension, it opens the file in the program that is associated with that filename extension. When operating system does not recognize a filename extension, you receive the following message:

”Can't open this file: example.NRG”。

To open this file, you install one of the applications from the list of software programs that you found here, you should be able to open, edit or convert the file with the NRG extension without any issue.

Where I can download the application that support NRG file?

If you do not know where you can download the application from our list, click on the link (which is the name of the program), you will find more information there on the location where to download the required application. Most often they are the websites of software manufacturers.

How to change file associations?

  • Right-click a file with the extension whose association you want to change, and then click "Open With".
  • In the "Open With" dialog box, click the program whith which you want the file to open, or click "Browse" to locate the program that you want.
  • Select the ”Always use the selected program to open this kind of file” check box.

Can I change the extension of NRG files?

Changing the filename extension of a file is not a good idea. When you change a file's extension, you change the way programs on your computer read/open the file. The problem is, changing the file extension does not change the file format. Select a software program from our list and install it on your computer. If the file has not opened correctly, you have to look for a different software program from our list. Sometimes you have to repeat the operation several times.

What else may cause problems width open a NRG file?

The reasons for the lack of the ability to open a NRG file on your computer may be at least several. The easiest thing is to find a suitable application installed on your computer, which will open a NRG file. If there is still something wrong, you might want to check:

  • Whether the NRG file is damaged.
  • Whether the NRG file is incorrectly linked in the registry entries.
  • Whether the NRG file extension has been accidentally removed from the Windows registry.
  • Whether the installation of an application that supports the NRG file format is incompletely.
  • Whether the NRG file is infected.
  • Whether the drivers of the equipment used for opening a NRG file are up to date.
  • Whether your computer has enough hardware resources to open a NRG file.

If the NRG file still not working with your software after eliminating the above shortcomings? That means that the problem is more complex and requires the help of a specialist.