Windows 7 forum

General discussion

Cpy original nero to a cd

by greenlot / December 5, 2010 4:40 PM PST

Hi all,

Can you tell me how I can copy Nero software on a CD since I haven't got the original disk? This is Nero 7; I know is old but enough for want I need to do.

Thanks

G.L.

Discussion is locked
You are posting a reply to: Cpy original nero to a cd
The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited. Please refer to our CNET Forums policies for details. All submitted content is subject to our Terms of Use.
Track this discussion and email me when there are updates

If you're asking for technical help, please be sure to include all your system info, including operating system, model number, and any other specifics related to the problem. Also please exercise your best judgment when posting in the forums--revealing personal information such as your e-mail address, telephone number, and address is not recommended.

You are reporting the following post: Cpy original nero to a cd
This post has been flagged and will be reviewed by our staff. Thank you for helping us maintain CNET's great community.
Sorry, there was a problem flagging this post. Please try again now or at a later time.
If you believe this post is offensive or violates the CNET Forums' Usage policies, you can report it below (this will not automatically remove the post). Once reported, our moderators will be notified and the post will be reviewed.
Collapse -
Re: copy a program to CD
by Kees_B Forum moderator / December 5, 2010 4:44 PM PST

Find your burning program (Nero probably) and copy the folder from Program Files to CD. Then you have the program on CD.

But I don't expect you can install or run it on another PC from there. To do that you need the original install CD. In that case, either buy that CD, or download free cdburnerxp. It might be able to do what you need.

Kees

Collapse -
Let me be blunt.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / December 6, 2010 1:39 AM PST

By design this is not supposed to be possible. The answer is no.

But you can find other fine CD burning apps so I'll give a short list of free ones.

CDBURNERXP
IMGBURN
DVD FLICK
ITUNES

Those four titles cover all that I see people use CD/DVD recorders for.
Bob

Collapse -
Just another suggestion
by PKsteven / December 6, 2010 5:47 AM PST

I have Ashampoo burning studio 2010 and it is actually a very nice burning suite. If you don't mind registering of course, you get a free key.

http://store.v3.co.uk/?act=search&cat=13

Or you can get Ashampoo burning studio 6 free from the site but a bit older.

http://www.ashampoo.com/en/usd/pin/0710/Offline/Ashampoo-Burning-Studio-6

I have used V3.co.UK site for some time, grabbing at the free offers when they come around and usually you get full free software and unlike GOTD "which is another story", it's not limited if you reinstall your OS so once you have your key, you have your key.

Some used this for an alternative to Nero so just a thought. Waiting for the Holiday V3 specials to kick in Wink

Anyway, here is a Nero lite, depending what you need and is free...

http://www.v3.co.uk/v3/downloads/2247093/nero-free

Collapse -
Thanks
by greenlot / December 9, 2010 9:45 AM PST

Thank you all for the answers

G-Lot

Popular Forums
icon
Computer Newbies 10,686 discussions
icon
Computer Help 54,365 discussions
icon
Laptops 21,181 discussions
icon
Networking & Wireless 16,313 discussions
icon
Phones 17,137 discussions
icon
Security 31,287 discussions
icon
TVs & Home Theaters 22,101 discussions
icon
Windows 7 8,164 discussions
icon
Windows 10 2,657 discussions

Does BMW or Volvo do it best?

Pint-size luxury and funky style

Shopping for a new car this weekend? See how the BMW X2 stacks up against the Volvo XC40 in our side-by-side comparison.