BurnAware is a nicely designed CD/DVD/Blu-ray burning suite with a quick and simple wizard, making it an undaunting task of creating your own CD/DVD/Blu-ray discs.
The program supports rewritable discs, multisession discs, an disc erasing tool and can simulate disc writes.
What makes BurnAware such a great application to have installed is the ease-of-use presented with the wizard. Within a matter of a few clicks, you can burn and create discs with very little effort. The different wizards include creating:
If you're an average user, you'll likely be pleased with this free burning solution. Unfortunately, it doesn't include many of the advanced features you might expect to find in some of their paid-for rivals like Nero so BurnAware Free might not be suitable if you want to complete complicated burning tasks.
With that said, if you want a free solution for burning backups or want to make simple DVD or Blu-ray movie discs, BurnAware Free is a great program.
Installation note: During the first few steps of installing BurnAware Free on your PC, you may be asked to install 'additional offers', all of which are unnecessary and we recommend declining.BurnAware Free features and highlights:
BurnAware (Free) is licensed as Freeware for Windows (32-bit and 64-bit) operating system / platform from cd burner software without restrictions. BurnAware (Free) 7.9 is available to all software users as a free download (Freeware). Though marketed as 'freeware', BurnAware (Free) actually includes adware or something which resembles adware like toolbars or browser modifications.
Compatibility with this software may vary, but will generally run fine under Microsoft Windows 8, 8.1, 7, Vista and XP on either a 32-bit or 64-bit setup. A separate x64 version may be available from Burnaware Technologies.