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How shoud I transfer my songs?

by Platinum / December 14, 2004 7:53 AM PST

I have a huge library of songs on my old pc that I want transfered to my new laptop. I want to store my songs on removable media so that in case the hard drive crashes I would have them safe. I am wondering what removable media
that I should store them in. Should I use cdr's, dvd's (since there are players that can support dvd-a)or usb flash drive and then transfer them to my laptop? Please give me some ideas.

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DVD
by Tom Aikman / December 14, 2004 12:34 PM PST

I recently bought a DVD burner. Burned 675 songs on one DVD and my mp3 capable DVD set top player plays the disc.
That is my 2 cents.

~Tom

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Platinum, IF You've Got A DVD Burner...
by Grif Thomas Forum moderator / December 15, 2004 4:06 AM PST

...and since you mentioned "store my songs", then I would use the DVD to store them. DVD media will a lot more data and fewer disks can be created. If you ever want to copy the songs to your new computer, or simply burn a CD using the DVD, it shouldn't be difficult to do so.

If you've only got a CD burner, then I would use that option. Same principle, just a diffent number of CD-R disks will be required.

Hope this helps.

Grif

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