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WIM - Windows Imaging Format


Format introduction:

The Windows Imaging Format (WIM) is a file-based disk image format. It was developed by Microsoft to help deploy Windows Vista and subsequent versions of Windows operating system family, as well as Windows Fundamentals for Legacy PCs.

Technical details:

Like other disk image formats, a WIM file contains a set of files and associated filesystem metadata. However, unlike sector-based formats (such as ISO or VHD), WIM is file-based: The fundamental unit of information in a WIM is a file.


File extension .wim .swm
MIME application/x-ms-wim
Developed by Microsoft
Type of format Disk image
Associated programs ImageX, 7-Zip.
Sample file sample.wim
Wikipedia WIM on Wikipedia


The list shows what formats can convert to WIM and what formats can be converted from WIM. Click on a link below to start a specific conversion.

# Conversion Type Position
1 WIM to 7z archive FROM WIM
2 WIM to TAR archive FROM WIM
3 WIM to ZIP archive FROM WIM
4 7z to WIM archive TO WIM
5 TAR to WIM archive TO WIM
6 ZIP to WIM archive TO WIM
7 RAR to WIM archive TO WIM