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Tuesday, 22 February 2011

How to Burn Images or Files with Windows

 

Starting with Windows 7, Windows now ships with with built in burning utilities. The following tutorials are split up into burning iso images, and burning files to disc. Other popular burning software includes Imgburn and Poweriso.

However, with the decreasing number of CD and DVD drives, another option is to unzip the .iso file to a USB drive instead. More information about unzipping disk images

 

Windows 7 image burning
Windows 7 file burning
Windows 10 image burning

 

How to Burn an image (.iso) to CD or DVD in Windows 7

 

Step One

Locate the iso you would like to burn, then right click on it and choose burn disc image.

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Step Two

Click on Burn and you are good to go. If you have issues, make sure your CD or DVD drive can burn discs, and make sure they are correct type for the respective drive. 

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How to Burn files to CD or DVD

 

Step One

Locate the content (music, files, videos, etc.) in windows explorer. Make sure only the content you want to burn to disc is in the folder. You can also hand select the files you want to burn by holding the "Ctrl" key and selecting the files one by one with your mouse. Once you have done this, click the "Burn" button as shown in the screenshot below:

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Step Two

You will now see a box asking, "how do you want to use this disc?". Windows does a very good job explaining the options and also provides a help link.

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Step Three

Now, a new Windows explorer box will appear, and Windows will inform you that, "there are files waiting to be burned to disc." Click Burn and your files will now be burned to your disc.

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How to Burn an image (.iso) to CD or DVD in Windows 10

 

 

Step One

Locate the iso you would like to burn, then right click on it and choose burn disc image.

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Step Two

Click on Burn and you are good to go. If you have issues, make sure your CD or DVD drive can burn discs, and make sure they are correct type for the respective drive. 

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How to Burn files to CD or DVD

 

 

Last Updated ( Thursday, 25 August 2016 )

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