Copy Audio Files from a CD to Your Windows 10 Computer

Edited by Sean Zylow, Eng

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Things you will need

  • A computer running Windows 10.
  • The CD you want to copy files from.
  • Windows Media Player installed on your computer.

Steps

  1. 1
    Insert the CD into the CD drive on your computer.
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  2. 2
    Open Windows Media Player
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    (Not on your desktop!) Open Start > All Apps > Windows Media Player.
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  3. 3
    Windows should have detected your CD, and all audio files are preceded by a check mark
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    Uncheck the items you do not want to copy and continue.
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  4. 4
    Click Rip CD
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    (located at the top).
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  5. 5
    These files will copy to your library and saved in a playlist
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    You can also find the audio files in Windows Explorer > Music.
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    You can edit the genre, title, artist and date of the playlist and title of files in the playlist
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    You can also delete the playlist or files in the playlist.
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  7. 7
    Listen to these files anywhere and anytime, without inserting the CD, using Groove Music or Windows Media Player.
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That's all folks! Simple and easy.

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Categories : Windows | Music

Recent edits by: Sean Zylow

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