When it comes to disc-burning in Windows operating system, tens of free and paid programs are available to choose from. Majority of Windows users prefer free disc burning software such as CDBurnerXP or Ashampoo Burning Studio Free but a section of PC users always prefer to use the once very popular Nero software.
I know there are plenty of people who still use Nero software in their day-to-day work. If you are keeping an eye of Nero site or IntoWindows, you probably aware of the release of Nero 12 software. The updated version of Nero offers a number of new features and improvements.
All recent versions of Nero Multimedia Suite has become so bloated that you may need a while to locate some functions. So if you need Nero just to burn data to CD/DVD, we suggest you download Nero 9 Essentials, the free version of Nero with basic burning capabilities. Though it was released back in 2010, it’s fully compatible with Windows 8 operating system.
Download Nero 12.5 (15-day trial copy)