DAEMON Tools is a program that will allow you to create up to 4 virtual CD or DVD drives so you can use the content of your CD/DVDs with anticopy protection without running into any restrictions. It supports both the DT and SCSI formats. If you have the formatted image on your hard drive, you can emulate the disk as if it were a physical copy and install the software that it contains.
Daemon Tools Lite is a handy little tool for reading disc images in all their common formats. It eliminates the need for a dedicated CD/DVD drive and physical discs – just create an image, store it on a hard drive and mount it when you need it. No fuss, no muss!
With DAEMON Tools Lite you can back up your physical CD/DVD/HD DVD/Blu-ray discs into “virtual discs” or so called “disc image” files, which run directly on your hard drive. You can also work with images created by other burning programs! DAEMON Tools Lite supports variety of image types. Use CD/DVD image converter to have one format images in your Image Catalog!
One of its latest stable releases is the Daemon Tools Lite edition, launched in October 2013.
Offered for free on a trial basis or with limited functionality, this program is available in 38 languages with additional translation packs.
It supports a variety of file types, such as: b5t, b6t, bwt, ccd, cdi, cue, iso, isz, mds, mdx, nrg, ape and flac.