Good CD-RW's

By Emohawk
Aug 27, 2002
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  1. Here's an easy question for you...

    I need a good, value for money, CD-RW that won't break the bank? :)

    After recent troubles with my IBM drive, I've decided that backing up on CD's is possibly the safest option (important stuff anyway)...

    Any thoughts?

    Emohawk
  2. Phantasm66

    Phantasm66 Newcomer, in training Posts: 6,504

    getting good reports about, say, a 40x or 48x Lite-on drive. Few problems and easy to make copy, erm... backup.... copy protected CDs....
  3. Vehementi

    Vehementi TechSpot Paladin Posts: 3,199

    Plus they're cheap.
  4. Emohawk

    Emohawk Newcomer, in training Topic Starter

    Ta muchly :D
    Someone else recommended Lite-on a while ago, htey seem popular and cheap, just how I like em :D

    Cheers for the info...

    Emohawk
  5. Emohawk

    Emohawk Newcomer, in training Topic Starter

    Ok, I have my nice new Liteon CD-RW, but what is the best software to use with it?

    I am demanding, hehe :rolleyes:

    Thx...

    Emo
  6. Vehementi

    Vehementi TechSpot Paladin Posts: 3,199

    I'd say go with Nero. :grinthumb

    No burning software came with it? :confused:
  7. Emohawk

    Emohawk Newcomer, in training Topic Starter

    Yea, there are a few CD's in there... I'm too lazy to install it atm :( I've got a WD 120gig Cavair to install too.

    I just doubted that the software with the drive would be the "best"... I'll give Nero a go tho...

    Cheers :grinthumb

    Emohawk
  8. poertner_1274

    poertner_1274 secroF laicepS topShceT Posts: 4,745

    It all depends on what you want to burn......Nero is good for people who don't know much about burning. Makes things simple.

    I recommend CDRwin for most things. A little harder to understand, but better IMO.
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