Stack Exchange Network

Stack Exchange network consists of 175 Q&A communities including Stack Overflow, the largest, most trusted online community for developers to learn, share their knowledge, and build their careers.

Visit Stack Exchange

DO NOT USE THIS TAG! It has been retired. If you have a question about a disk image (a file that represents the contents and structure of a data disk), use [disk-image] or [iso-image] instead. If you have a question related to picture files, use a tag related to what you are doing with the images, such as [image-editing], [image-processing], or [image-conversion].

DO NOT USE THIS TAG! It has been retired. See Girl, you're a mess: [images] needs a makeover.

Question referring to pictures should be tagged according to what you are trying to do with them. Better tags that may possibly apply to your question:

Question referring to representations of data stored on a disk should be tagged , or if the storage media is an optical disk.

Examples of system images are:

  • Images created / restored by hard drive cloning programs
  • LiveCD images
  • Virtualised machine images
history | excerpt history