Mount Image Pro Computer Forensics Software Quick Start Guide

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Introducing Mount Image Pro

Mount Image Pro mounts EnCase, FTK, DD, RAW, SMART, SafeBack, ISO, VMWare and other image files as a drive letter (or physical drive) on your computer.

What does this 'mount as a drive letter' mean?

Mount Image Pro turns an image file of a computer (or a logical image file) into a drive letter on your computer system. This means that you can:

you can do all this in a ready only "forensically secure" environment, as the contents of the image file will not be changed.

IMPORTANT: When dealing with forensic evidence files ensure that you have a verified and secured a master copy.

Mount Image Pro System Requirements

Mount Image Pro will run on Windows NT4, 2000, XP, 2003, Vista, 7, 8, 10.

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Download Mount Image Pro v6

  1. Download and follow installation instructions.
  2. A reboot is required to install mount drivers.
  3. Run MIP and confirm drive status in GUI status bar.

» MIP change log

31 Jan 2017 - v6.2.0.1681

  • Fixed issue with logical mount drivers (L01, AD1).

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12 Dec 2016 - 6.1.3.1678

  • Update Wibu Codemeter activation:
    - Solves issue activating trial license;
    - Solves issue of activation drop out.

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16 Nov 2016 - 6.1.3.1663

  • Update to Wibu Codemeter network dongle activation.

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25 October 2016 - 6.1.3.1662

  • Fixed error with Unicode characters in file paths.

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22 August 2016 - 6.1.3.1652

  • Increased PIPE size for CMD Line client sending partition information to the GUI.

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19 July 2016 - 6.1.3.1649

  • Fixed Wibu Codemeter activation error causing evaluation version to stop at splash screen.

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24 June 2016 - 6.1.3.1647

  • Improved mounting of images with 4k sector size.
  • Improved mounting of images using GPT using EFI.
  • Identify bootable partitions in CMD.

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15 June 2016 - 6.1.3.1644

  • Fix error mounting LX01 files > 3TB.
  • Updated Wibu Codemeter activation drivers.

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02 May 2016 - 6.1.3.1641

  • Added support for VHDX file type.
  • Sorted supported file extension list.
  • Updated Wibu Codemeter licensing.
  • Other minor updates and enhancements.

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23 February 2016 - 6.1.3.1626

  • Fixed GUI sizing on install.

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15 January 2016 - 6.1.3.1625

  • Improved mounting of L01 and Lx01 images.
  • Updated to Microsoft SHA256 installation certificate.

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4 December 2015 - 6.1.3.1618

  • Improved handling of DMG images.

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17 November 2015 - 6.1.3.1611

  • Fixed error with MIP hanging at splash screen.

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10 November 2015 - 6.1.3.1610

  • Fixed error mounting large DMG files.
  • Improved handling of Windows compressed files.

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5 November 2015 - 6.1.3.1602

  • NUIX file save driver update.
  • Improved handling of constructor files for segmented DD images.

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1 November 2015 - 6.1.3.1601

  • Improved activation messages in splash screen.

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23 October 2015 - 6.0.9.1595

  • Fix issue with error on first CMD run prior to a GUI launch.
  • Removed incorrect evaluation message from splash screen.

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12 October 2015 - 6.0.9.1588

  • Command line MIP STATUS now returns driver versions and activation status.

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07 October 2015 - 6.0.9.1586

  • Updated setup certificate to remove driver install notifications.
  • Fixed security permission issue creating registry key on Windows 8 install.

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01 October 2015 - 6.0.9.1582 (MIPv6 Release)

  • 64bit native multi-threaded
  • Windows 10 and Server 2008 - 2013 support
  • Added support for NUIX MFS01 and XWAYS CTR images
  • Caching of disk writes
  • CMD line interface update
  • File system traverse speed increase
  • Mount images into folder mount points
  • Remove attributes and security permissions from mounted files