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e machies cd/rw

on our e machine it has " compact disk rewritable" then it has "CD-RW 48k max. write" onthe face of the tower. my question is how do i get my drive to burn my discs. i have done it on other machines and it was easy but for some reason i cant figure out how to burn a cd. isnt this a cd/writer on my tower?please help. thank you for your time, shelby

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To record on CDRW, you need the drive, some OS, recording software and... blank media.

This and more is covered in the CDR FAQ at http://www.cdrfaq.org/

If you don't have CD recording software, try this one -> http://www.cdburnerxp.se/

Bob

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For all OS'es before XP you need burning software (like Nero or CD creator). That should have come with the machine if it was sold with a cd-burner, and come with the burner if that was added later.
Windows XP comes with (rather elementary) capabilities to burn CD's without add-on software.

Kees

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