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My cd burning drive, not sure what kind, will not burn a disk. it will read a cd and play songs off it and you can upload files but no burning capabilities

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It is a cd writing drive and no it will not work if i use that method.. It acts like it will write, then stops and brings up one of various error messages

Posted on Apr 27, 2008

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ARE YOU SURE THATS A CD WRITER NOT JUST A CD ROM. IF ITS A CD WRITER AND YOU ARE USING THE OS AS WINDOWS XP....JUST TRY SENDING THE FILE DIRECTLY TO THE BLANK CD IN THE DRIVE...IF IT BURNS THE CD WRITER IS OK AND THE APPLICATION (NERO OR WATEVER) YOU ARE USING TO BURN THE CD REQUIRES TO BE REINSTALLED

Posted on Apr 26, 2008

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Want to burn john denver greatest hit to cd


"Drag and Drop" was the method Microsoft wanted for the PC's. Macs already had it.- You just need a CD burner and a blank CD. The license issues I will not go into because the process is the same for any files you want to burn to CD.

How you want the CD to format- for use only on some Cd players and most computers? Or Most CD players? That is where the difference exists.

Starting with a CD in the drive, you can use (with a high failure rate) Microsoft Media player7 or higher, or a more structured program like "Burn Aware Free"- this latter program will work with CD burners as well as DVD burners. The first screen it opens to is the type of disk you want to make. A CD ROM will hold easily hold more than 200 to 300 songs if they are burned as data- the Audio CD has additional formatting and will usully hold only 20 songs or less. They also need to be CD audio format to play on the most numbers of CD players- some will not recognize MP3 files or other different audio files (usually the older drives that made it this far.)

With either program, you can drag the files from the folder over to the main information field of either program and "drop them" Then you can select "burn."

Also make sure to "close the disk", otherwise it will only be readable on drives of the same manufacturer as the one that created it.

If you just drag and drop to the CD via "my computer" you can then "right click" and "Burn to CD" in data form.

Feb 14, 2012 | Music

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I want to save my picture files on the cd or dvd tape but i cant transfer it.


You need a burning software to burn your picture files, music, or video.
You can use NERO Burning ROM. Download it from HERE. You can use the "Data Burning" Feature in it to transfer your files into CD or DVD.

Mar 22, 2011 | Microsoft Computers & Internet

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Hi I have a Telefunken CD player - I have burnt mp3's and 3wav files but it does not recognise these formats -- please advise what format I need to burn my CD-R disks. Thank You. Chris.


Hello!
First you need to find out if your CD player plays CD-Rs, and if so, does it also play MP3s and WAV files. A simple way to do this is by looking it up in the manual. If you don't have a manual, try looking for your model on their website.
Next, make sure that you set your CD- burning software to burn a DATA disk. If you have the option, you could also burn a MP3 disk. Data disks have always worked for me.
Drag and drop (or Copy and Paste) your files into your burning software. Once you're satisfied with the songs on it, hit BURN or Write to Disk.
If your CD player does NOT play MP3s/WAVs, then you have to burn an AUDIO CD. Keep in mind, you can only add about 80 minutes of music to an audio disk.
I recommend using Nero to burn your CDs. It is one of the best burning software I have used. This should work. If in doubt, try this tutorial.

Mar 14, 2011 | Audio Players & Recorders

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HOW I DOWLOAD MY COMPUTER PICTURE TO A CD


  1. Check your computer to see that it has a CD or DVD drive that is capable of burning CDs. This drive may be built into your computer or an external drive. Either type should work equally well.
  2. Make sure you have a CD that can be burned. There are two types of CDs that you can use.
    1. A CD-R (Compact Disc-Recordable) is a Write Once Read Many (WORM) optical medium. This means that once the disk is burned it can not be erased. This type disk is usually used for permanent storage. For example; a music CD, a picture CD, or any other type of data that you want to keep permanently.
    2. A CD-RW (Compact Disc ReWritable) is a rewritable optical disc format. This type of disk can be burned, erase, and then burned again. This type disk is usually used for temporary data storage.
  3. Decide on the type of CD you plan to burn. There are many different types of CDs that can be burned and how you proceed depends on which type you are going to burn. The major types of CD that can be burned are:
    1. Music. This type of CD is the type of CD that is normaly burned for use in a home or automobile CD player.
    2. Data. This type of CD is most often used to store files that can be used by a computer. This type of CD can not be used in a standard home or automobile CD player. They are formatted using the "ISO9660" format, which cannot be read by a standard CD player.
    3. MP3. This is a data CD containing only mp3 compressed music files. Because it is actually an ISO9660 data CD, not all CD players will be able to play it. This type of CD can contain a much larger number of songs than a music CD but can only be played on a computer or CD player specifically designed to play MP3s.
    4. Disk image. A disk image file is a file that contains an exact copy of a disk. The most common type of Disk image is an .ISO image. Disk images are usually used for storing an exact copy of a CD on a computer. By using a computer, one can burn a CD from an .ISO image and create a usable CD.
    5. Ripping. Ripping a CD is the process of taking the audio off of one CD and either storing it on a computer or burning it to a second CD, thereby making a copy of the first CD.

  4. Decide on the software you want to burn your CD with. There are many different programs that are designed to burn CD's. Some are built into the computer's operating system, while others are individual programs. These programs range from very simple to very complex. Some of these are free, while others have to be purchased.

  5. Burn your CD. Burning your CD is as simple as running the software that you are going to burn your CD with, putting a CD into your CD burner, selecting the data to be burned, and then telling the program to burn the CD

Feb 02, 2011 | Computers & Internet

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I had to download all kinds of drivers to get my computer to do basics like viewing movies hearing music and finally burn music now i learned i can only save data(lots of songs at one time) or make a cd on...


cd-r80 are for music. Your best option is to buy a program like nero. I assume you are just dragging and dropping files to burn them right now. dvd's are more meant for backing up data or making movies because they hold a lot more data then a cd. Are you able to burn disc's at all? Just like all things involved with computers it can get complicated real quick.I hope this helps a little and if you have more questions let me know
Thanks,
Lee

Nov 05, 2009 | Dell Inspiron E1505 Notebook

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How can i burn an audio disc that will play on a cd player and not just my pc?


Modern CD players usually can read all audio disk burned on any computer system.

If you have an older model however you may experience some problem with certain settings, follow instructions below:

1 Ensure that you burn on CD support, and not a DVD, many computer drive can manage the same way CD and DVD, and burn music on DVD, but the player won't read them.
2 Ensure that you are burning an Audio CD on the cd burning, if you will just burn your MP3 files onto a disk, an ordinary CD player won't read them, unless it has MP3 capabilities.
3 If you have an old system try burning at the minimum possible speed , systems built in 80s and early 90s where limited to low speed, some 80s CD drive could read only 2x or 4x.
4 If your system is old also chose close disk after burning option on burning software, this wont affect new cd players.

You also need a software to burn CD, if you do not have burning software , see choice on websites below:



The Best, Free Alternatives to Nero CD/DVD Burner


15 Free CD/DVD burning alternatives to Nero

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Mar 05, 2009 | Audio Players & Recorders

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How to record from a website to cd on laptop


To burn cd/dvd you have to check :

1. Your laptop cd/dvd drive have what capability:
- cd writer = only burn cd
- cd writer/dvd reader(combo) = still only burn cd
- dvd writer = can burn cd, dvd single layer(4GB)
- dvd DL writer = can burn cd and dvd single 4GB and dual layer 8GB.
Other than those, is not possible.

2. Must have burn apps named:
- Nero
- Alcohol 120%
- other. search internet.

If you have them then using the apps to burn, just read the manual.

Koam114 is in Korean. I don't understand :)
But If you want songs from website, you should download it first.
Unless the site is giving you a step by step how to burn songs directly to your cd/dvd.
Once downloaded, would be easier to burn to cd/dvd.

Dec 26, 2008 | Toshiba Satellite L305-S5907 Laptop

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I am using Verbatim CD-R Light Scribe.


You probably burning them as data disk, not audio CD. Select audio CD and do it right this time, you can only fit like 20 songs per disk this way

Apr 10, 2008 | Computers & Internet

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Lg burner refuse to burn .wav format


  1. try playing the *.wav files on your computer from their location on the hard drive
  2. Make sure that your writer can burn all the other file formats by burning a disk e.g data disk, if it fails then its not a problem with wav files its the writer that require reconfiguration
  3. If it can burn the disk then burn a music audio disk with your *.wav files (music audio cd uses *.wav format)

Mar 25, 2008 | Computers & Internet

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Playing CD-RW audio CDs on Kenwood DP-J2070


try to play a song from original cds.
maybe you brunt it in mp3 file, or its a different format. try to burn your song to cd-r.
if still, try to use nero to burner..
if it wont play your original cds and burnt cds,then the optical lens or the board is broken.
hope I helped you.

Dec 06, 2007 | Kenwood DP-J2070 CD Player

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