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BurnAware Free 8.1

Recordable CDs and DVDs have made it possible for the home computer user to work with data in a range of new ways. As well as making it possible to create your own music and data discs, a disc burner is also a valuable tool when it comes to backing up data.

Disc burning has now become part and parcel of owning a computer; it is such a common activity that Windows has featured built in support for disc creation for quite some time. However, the support offered by Windows is a little limited, so most people tend to turn to third party programs instead. Such software tends to fall into one of two categories - either too expensive to justify buying, or two complicated to use.

BurnAware Free manages to perfect the balance between ease of use and range of features, and yet it is available completely free of charge. Rather than being fill with options and features which are rarely used, BurnAware focuses on the disc burning tasks which most users need most frequently. In just a few clicks of the mouse, it is possible to create a data, audio, MP3 or boot disc, create an ISO of an existing disc or burn a disc from an ISO file. The program supports not only recordable CDs and DVDs but also Blu-ray discs.

What's new/fixed in v8.1?

- New verification method for data compilations.
- Compatibility improvements for Windows 10.
- Updated translations and help file.
- Minor improvements to user interface and burning process.
- Bug with updating the disc information after erase.
- Bug with displaying ISO / UDF options in Custom Disc compilation.
- Bug with writing empty compilation in rare cases.

Platforms: Windows 10, Windows 7 (32 bit), Windows 7 (64 bit), Windows 8, Windows Vista (32 bit), Windows Vista (64 bit), Windows XP
Version: 3.4
Licence: Free, for personal-use only
Manufacturer: BurnAware Technologies
Date Added: {ts '2015-05-11 09:39:00'}


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