Roxio versus Nero

  Faser 21:50 13 May 2004
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My PC is achieving near maximum copying speeds (CD/R) using Nero.

However I have had to install inCD as it was causing problems and updating it seemed to make it worse and I need a CD/RW formating program on my PC.

I use Roxio Easy-CD 6 at work to format CD/RW disc's and these run fine on my home PC. If I switch to Roxio am I likely to experience a drop in copying speed as Nero is the fastest I have seen. Also is the latest version 7 any faster than 6?

  Faser 21:53 13 May 2004

Oops! Should be "uninstall inCD"

  Confab 22:01 13 May 2004

What problems were you experiencing with InCD?

Confab

  Faser 23:17 13 May 2004

The Systemax OEM Win XP on my PC has some Roxio software embedded in it, erasing disc's for example. I think this the main cause of the software problems.

InCd would sometimes activate itself while copying disc's causing the process to fail.

Also the Nero formated CD/RW disc's are very slow to load. This seems to caused by a Windows and inCd conflict as well. Unchecking Allow CD recording on this drive, to stop Windows, caused other new problems.

The same CD/RW disc formated by Roxio loads instantly.

I have tied installing and removing inCd twice with the same results now.

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