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How to delete files inside a dmg image file in Windows

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Hello,

I'm using Windows Vista. How can I delete files inside a dmg image file built in Leopard ?
I'm trying to use poweriso. It is able to show me all the files inside the dmg image,but I can't delete any of them. Thanks.
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It's likely that the DMG is read-only like most disk image files are...it's possible it's read-write on the Mac but not likely. Do you know for sure this is a read-write disk image?
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MagicISO can work with .DMG files so that would be your best bet to be able to access the file and modify it.
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I've tried MagicISO Maker. It can't work with DMG files.
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According to their website it support .DMG files.
http://www.magiciso.com/tutorials/miso-features.htm
There is also TransMac
http://www.asy.com./
But it isnt free.  That is about all i have found.  
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you are right. The dmg file is read only and cannot be modified.
I've rebuilt it from the beginning.
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