If you want to create bootable CD or DVD from ISO image files, you need to have CD / DVD burning tools. In windows, you can create data disc just by copying files. But for bootable discs, you need to have DVD burning tools. CD/DVD burning tools also make the burning process simple and faster.In this post, I am listing 3 best CD / DVD burning tools. You can try any of these tools to burn the disc. All the tools listed in the post comes for free. But premium version of the tools is also available. So, you can purchase if you think that free version is not as much helpful.
3 Best CD / DVD Burning Software for Windows
1. BurnAware Free
BurnAware Free is a nice lightweight and fast disc burning tool. It lets you burn all type of files including digital photos, pictures, archives, documents, music and videos to CDs, DVDs. You will also be able to burn bootable CD/DVD. It also lets you extract files from damaged discs. It works on all available Windows versions. Basic version of Burnaware is available for free. You can also buy premium version of tool for advanced features.
2. Ashampoo Burning Studio Free
Ashampoo Burning Studio Free is a nice CD/DVD burning program. It is easy to use and comes with a nice user-friendly interface. This tool can also create and restore compressed, password-protected archives of your discs and data along with disc burning. I am adding the download link to Cnet. So be sure to uncheck the additional adware it asks you to install.
ImgBurn is another popular CD burning tool comes with advanced features. It supports more than 10 image formats and can burn many kind of CD/DVD files. It is complicated but comes with those features which hard to find in a free tool. It supports all available version for Windows.
There are several paid CD/DVD burning tools with better options. But I don’t think you need to pay when you have free tools to try and use. Check these three tools and I am sure you will not have to think about paid tools.
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