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== Forensics Disk Image formats ==
 
== Forensics Disk Image formats ==
* [[:Category:Forensics File Formats]]
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[[:Category:Forensics File Formats | Forensics File Formats]]
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* [[AFF|Advanced Forensics Format (AFF)]]
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* [[AFF4|Advanced Forensic Framework 4 (AFF4)]]
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* [[Encase image file format|Expert Witness Compression Format (EWF)]]
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* [[gfzip]]
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* [[ProDiscover image file format]]
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* [[Raw Image Format]]
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* [[sgzip]]
  
 
== Virtualization Disk Image formats ==
 
== Virtualization Disk Image formats ==
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* [[Parallels Virtual Hard Disk Format]]
 
* [[QCOW Image Format]]
 
* [[QCOW Image Format]]
 
* [[Virtual Disk Image (VDI)]]
 
* [[Virtual Disk Image (VDI)]]
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== Other Disk Image formats ==
 
== Other Disk Image formats ==
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[[Mac OS X]] has support for various disk image types build-in, some of which are:
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* [[Raw Image Format|read-write disk image (.dmg)]]
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* [[Sparse Image format|Sparse disk image (.spareimage)]]
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* [[Sparse Bundle Image format|Sparse bundle disk image (.sparsebundle)]]

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There are various types of disk image formats. For clarity the formats are divided by means of their original purpose, e.g. were they intended to be used in (disk) forensics or virtualization.

Forensics Disk Image formats

Forensics File Formats

Virtualization Disk Image formats

Other Disk Image formats

Mac OS X has support for various disk image types build-in, some of which are: