Burning a CD

First you must have a CD writer otherwise known as a CD burner. If you do not know look on the front of your CD drive(s) and it will have CD ReWriteable on the front of the tray.

If you are running Windows XP:

  • Put a CD in the drive.
  • Go the location of the file(s) you want to put on the CD.
  • Select the file(s) you want to put on CD, if are copying multiple files hold the CTRL key while you click each file.
  • Right-Click on the highlighted file and choose Send To on the menu and select the CD Drive.
  • Browse to My Computer and double-click on the CD-R drive.
  • On the left side you will have a link named "Write these files to CD"
  • This will open a window that will walk you through burning the CD.

To check you CD browse to My Computer and your CD-R drive.