How to make a bootable CD DVD ?

Creating a Bootable CD

Here are the instructions on how to create a bootable CD/DVD-ROM.

  1. As a demo download or after ordering the product, you would have received a file called BootDiskDemo-Setup.exe or BootDisk-SETUP.EXE respectively. This file is an installation program which guides you through the process of burning the CD. Double click on this file. Follow the instructions of the installation wizard, then run Active@ Boot Disk Creator.
  2. You will see the registration window, enter your Name and Key which were received by email.
    Creating a Bootable CD
  3. After registration is completed, the Active@ Boot Disk Creator starts:
    Active@ Boot Disk Creator
  4. Choose the Active@ Boot Disk Edition (DOS or Win) you want and go to the next step.
    Active@ Boot Disk Creator
  5. Choose CD/DVD as a target and go to the next step.
    Active@ Boot Disk Creator
  6. Cleck Create! button. A registered ISO image file will be prepared and burned.
  7. If, for some reason, the included burning software is not working on your system you can use any CD/DVD burning software (e.g., Ahead Nero) to burn a CD-ROM ISO image. You can also update Windows Burning Engine and try again. Complete steps 1 - 6 of the Active@ Boot Disk Creator program. Then look for the file .ISO in the destination folder, that is what needs to be burned to the CD.
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Note: Do not copy/paste this file or any of the other files onto a CD. It should be burned using a program capable of handling the ISO format.

More Questions

  1. How to update Windows Burning Engine in case if burning ISO fails?
  2. How to boot and run software from CD-ROM?
  3. What are the differences between the Windows and the DOS editions of Active@ Boot Disk?
  4. How can I try Active@ Boot Disk before purchase?
  5. How to make a bootable CD? How can I write ISO files to CD or DVD?
  6. How to boot and run software from CD-ROM?
  7. What are ISO image files?
  8. What are the differences between the Active@ Boot Disk Demo and Active Boot Disk Pro versions?
  9. How is the software delivered when I order?