Hi, Tom, Welcome to W7! I did put a Plextor CD/DVD drive in my studio tower in 2011, but I have never enjoyed the Roxio software and have been using Nero for about a dozen years. I did buy an updated version of Nero back in 2011 and I bought the upgrade recently, but have not yet installed it. Cheers, Richard On 2014-05-07 2:46 PM, Tom Fine wrote: > Yet another problem moving over to Win7 from XP. Roxio 6 and 7, both of > which have been very reliable for all these years, won't install even > with the XP emulator. We sprang for the latest version of Roxio's > software, but it's such a POS that it literally won't copy CDs, claims > not to recognize the CD drive in my Lenovo desktop that it just ripped > data from! Roxio is unhelpful to say the least. > > Is there a better alternative out there? We need to be able to copy CDs, > create and burn both audio and data CDs and DVD-R/+R media with the very > common kind of low-grade generic drive installed in most Lenovo computers. > > -- Tom Fine > -- Richard L. Hess email: [log in to unmask] Aurora, Ontario, Canada 647 479 2800 http://www.richardhess.com/tape/contact.htm Quality tape transfers -- even from hard-to-play tapes.