CDBurnerXP, the popular free CD/DVD burning software for Windows has received an update and is now fully compatible with Microsoft’s latest Windows 8 operating system. CDBurnerXP was originally developed for Windows XP with basic features. Over the past few years, the developer has added many new features and the newest version includes all the features you would expect in a good CD/DVD burning software.
In addition to Windows 8 support, the newest version also fixes various issues like 100% CPU usage while burning and no device detection on AHCI systems.
This free software is essential for Windows 8 users as Microsoft has removed Windows DVD Maker program from the newest version of Windows and users now need to relay on third-party software to burn video DVDs. As you may know, Windows DVD Maker was useful to create video discs for watching videos on DVD players.
CDBurnerXP lets you burn data CD/DVD, supports burning data on permanent backup M-discs, retrieve recorder and disc information, erase disc, create bootable discs, burn audio CDs from MP3, WAV, OGG, MPC, FLAC, WMA, and burn ISO files to CD/DVD.
Besides, this Nero alternative application is capable of creating your own ISO files from CD/DVDs, convert BIN and NRG files to the ISO and also save CD/DVDs as ISO files.
This free burning software is a handy software for users who use CD/DVD to backup documents, pictures, and other files. CDBurnerXP is compatible with most IDE, SCSI, USB and FireWire drives. Supports both 32-bit and 64-bit Windows as well. Visit the download page to start downloading your copy. The best thing is that it doesn’t include any toolbars and browser extensions.
BurnAware Free is the another good CD, DVD and Blu-ray disc burning software with decent set of features.