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Data Disc

A data disc is a CD, DVD or Blu-ray Disc used to store electronic data, it's great for backing up your hard drive or storing important information such as your taxes, reports, and spreadsheets.

To create a data disc, proceed as follows:
1. Click on the Data Disc icon in the Main Window. The project layout will be displayed in separate window.
- If inserted disc already contains data, you will be prompted to update it or to add a new data to the disc (multisession).

2. Select file system of the disc - UDF, ISO or ISO+UDF.

3. Click on the Add Files button, to select files and folders you want to burn on the disc, or simply drag files and folders from Windows Explorer.

4. Click on the Burn button, to start a recording process.


Finalize disc closes the disc and no additional data or audio can be written to the disc after finalizing it.

Verify data on disc after burning checks whether the files have been written correctly. In multisession compilations, BurnAware checks only those files which were written during the most recent burning process and ignores all other files.

Buffer underrun protection allows compact disc recording to automatically stop in the event of an unplanned interruption and then to resume recording.

Use optimum power calibration checks the proper writing power and reflection of the media in use, calculating the optimum laser power and adjusting it for writing the particular session.