How to Open a DMG File in 3 Easy Steps

Many Mac users are frustrated when they cannot open a DMG file. These grayed-out files won’t open when you click them. If you’ve experienced the same problem, you’re not alone. Many people have tried downloading the DMG file again using a different Mac and found it worked perfectly. You can also try modifying the settings in your Mac’s system preferences. The next time you encounter the same issue, follow these steps to fix it. How to Choose easy steps?

Why Open DMG Files on Your Mac

To start the process, double-click on the DMG icon. Select “Open” from the context menu. Or, if you don’t want to install the application, click “Cancel” and choose Disk Utility. After this, click “Close” to close the window. In some cases, a pop-up message will appear. If you are unsure, you can always choose the second option.

You can also use an application that supports DMG files to open a DMG file. To do this, right-click the DMG file icon and choose “Open with.” Then, select the appropriate application and check the “Always use this application to open this type of file” box. The system will then use the selected program to open DMG files by default. You can also use a free, open-source file manager like PeaZip to open and view DMG files.