What are IMA files and how to open them
Are you having problems opening an IMA file or just wondering what they contain? We explain what these files are used for and show you software that we know can open or otherwise handle your files.
What is an IMA file?
IMA files have multiple uses, and MS-DOS FAT Disk Image is one of them. Read more about the other uses further down the page.
MS-DOS FAT Disk Image
Files with the .ima extension are most commonly associated with disk image files. The IMA file contains the entire contents of a hard drive or CD in the same order that the data appears on the physical device.
How to open IMA files
We have identified four IMA openers that are compatible with this specific type of IMA file.
Programs that open MS-DOS FAT Disk Image files
Last updated: April 13, 2023
All known file formats using extension .IMA
While MS-DOS FAT Disk Image is a popular type of IMA-file, we know of 6 different uses of the .IMA file extension. Different software may use files with the same extension for different types of data.
Actor Image Snapshot
Actor is a programming language invented by Charles Duff in 1988. Actor is a fully object-oriented language, like Smalltalk, where everything from strings to integers is an object.
While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested ten different IMA openers which you will find listed below.
We know that one IMA format is ImageMixer Project. We have not yet analyzed in detail what these files contain and what they are used for. We're working on it.
IncrediMail Data File
We know that one IMA format is IncrediMail Data File. We have not yet analyzed in detail what these files contain and what they are used for. We're working on it.
IMA opener for Windows
We have identified one IMA opener that is compatible with this specific type of IMA file.
PPrint was a Desktop Publishing (DTP) software product for the Commodore Amiga home computer.
WinImage Disk Image
We know that one IMA format is WinImage Disk Image. We have not yet analyzed in detail what these files contain and what they are used for. We're working on it.
Various apps that use files with this extension
These apps are known to open certain types of IMA files. Remember, different programs may use IMA files for different purposes, so you may need to try out a few of them to be able to open your specific file.
|Total Commander Ultima Prime||User submitted|
|DAEMON Tools||User submitted|
|WinImage application file||User submitted|
|IrfanView for Win7, Win8, Win10, Win11||User submitted|
|progeCAD Professional||User submitted|
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