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How to get music (which I have paid for!) from a "Data CD"

Discussion in 'Multimedia' started by Clockwork Egg, Jul 10, 2006.

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  1. Clockwork Egg

    Clockwork Egg Thread Starter

    Apr 23, 2006
    Hi guys,

    Having bought a double CD album, I want to put it onto my mp3 player. CD2 works fine, but CD1 will only show as a data cd and link me to the website associated with the cd. On the cd according to internet explorer there are 3 files: Autorun.dat, Autorun.setup inf, Autorun.exe.

    Is there anyway of convincing my pc it is an audio cd and not a data cd?

    Here's hoping.

  2. mphair


    Dec 19, 2005
    what program are you using to rip the cd? if you are just using the winxp popup (which leads you to windows media player), maybe you should try a different program.
    personally i like CDex
    see if that program works.
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