Reading this discussion -> http://reviews.cnet.com/5208-6121-0.html?forumID=45&threadID=8764&messageID=102074
And a "CD-ROM" is not usually a CDRW. The difference is that one is a Read-Only-Media" and the other could be a recorder.
I am buying a new computer and I want to save all my files on my old computer. How do I backup to cd rom and retrieve it later?