How do I burn an ISO file to CD? (Windows)

Using Roxio Easy CD Creator 5.x

Roxio Easy CD Creator provides support for burning ISO images using the 'Record CD from CD Image' feature.

  • Start the 'Record CD from CD Image' feature.
    From Easy CD Creator's File menu, select Record CD from CD Image.

  • Open the ISO image.
    In the file open dialog which appears, select the ISO file you downloaded. Click Open.

    Note: You may need to select 'ISO Image Files (*.iso)' in the file type combo-box to see the ISO files on your computer.

  • Write the CD.
    Easy CD Creator's 'Record CD Setup' dialog will appear. Click Start Recording to create the CD.

The above instructions will create a CD using the default options. If you need to customize the CD writing options, please consult Easy CD Creator's documentation.

Using Nero Burning Rom 5.x

Nero provides support for burning ISO images to CDs using the 'Burn Image' feature.
  • Select the 'Burn Image' feature.
    From Nero's File menu, select Burn Image.

  • Open the CD ISO image.
    In the file open dialog that appears, select the ISO file you downloaded. Click Open.

  • Write the CD.
    Nero's 'Write CD' dialog will appear. Click Write to create the CD.

The above instructions will create a CD using the default options. If you need to customize the CD writing options, please consult Nero's documentation.

Using Sonic RecordNow!

RecordNow! can re-create CD copies from disc image files. To create a disc use the following steps:

  • Insert a blank recordable disc into the CD/DVD writer drive.

  • From the main menu, click the Backup Projects tab, and click Burn Image.

  • Click the Browse button.

  • Browse to the desired image file, highlight the file and click the Add button. Ensure the CD/DVD Writer is the device to record to, and click the Burn button.

    The CD or DVD is ejected automatically when the copy is completed.

Last modified on October 02, 2012