There are a couple of simple things to remember and implement when burning an audio CD. The first is to alway use good blank CD-R media. You usually get what you pay for, so buck up for some good media. Sony, Verbatim, Taiyo Yuden, are three of the best.
Secondly, most people don’t know this, but when you burn an audio CD there is no self correction to the data writing. This means that you have to be careful not to burn your discs while you have too many applications running. Other applications will eat up memory and potentially cause a hiccup in you disc. Also, you should burn your discs at 16X. If you burn them at the default 48X or 52X you may burn them faster, but you run the risk of having a data error on you disc.
Following these simple steps should ensure that you have a robust, quality CD to play time and time again.
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