xp home / lost "copy to cd" option

  frior-one 11:24 24 Feb 2004
Locked

i have been trying different software for copying to cd. nero, roxio etc. i have now lost the default win xp option that used to come up with the other options when a file was hilighted, ie delete, move to etc.
any pointers please......
cheers.

  Hyperangelic 11:41 24 Feb 2004

The native XP CD-writing software probably got disabled when you installed or tried out the others. You should be able to enable it by going into My Computer, right-clicking on your drive and selecting Properties. Select the Recording tab and tick Enable CD recording on this drive.

That should bring it back.

  frior-one 12:01 24 Feb 2004

many thanks for that. i cant try it until i get home tonight. will post confirmation then.
i think that was a case of ask first look later. having got your suggestion if i'd only sat down at home and explored a little i probably would have found it, but this site is sooooo good.
many thanks.

This thread is now locked and can not be replied to.

Elsewhere on IDG sites

AMD Radeon Adrenalin release date, new features, compatible graphics cards

8 brilliant character artists speaking at Pictoplasma 2018

iMac Pro release date, UK price & specs

Football : comment regarder la Ligue 1 en direct ?