How to burn an .iso file in Windows XP, 2000 and Vista

by Ross McKillop on September 11, 2007

Windows

This tutorial will guide you in burning an .iso file to CD (or DVD) using the (excellent) free software CDBurnerXP Pro.

  1. First things first, download and install the latest version of CDBurnerXP Pro. Once it’s installed, launch it and select Click Here To… Create a new Data-CD/RW, Data-DVD/RW, Video-DVD, or create and/or burn an ISO image from the pop-up window.
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  3. From the File menu select Write Disk from ISO File….
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  5. Click the button next to Select an ISO image to write:
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  7. Navigate to the .iso file you want to burn, select it, and then click the Open button.
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  9. If you want to change the speed at which the disc will be burned, do so from the Writing speed: drop-down menu. When you’re ready, click the Write Disc button.
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  11. CDBurnerXP Pro will now burn the .iso file to CD (or DVD, depending on what media you’re using).
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  13. When it’s done, click the OK button in the confirmation window.
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  15. And now click the Done button. Exit out of CDBurnerXP Pro.
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  17. If your CD/DVD burner ejects the disc, you can put it back in now to view the contents of the disc. That’s it!
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