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How to burn a cd with iTunes

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How to burn a cd with iTunes: iTunes is one of the most famous programs for listening, managing and organizing music in digital format (MP3, AAC, etc.) in the world, however not everyone knows that it can also be used to create good old music CDs, those that can be read without problems even in the stereo of the car and in older devices.

I bet you too hadn’t noticed this interesting feature of the Apple software, that’s exactly why I want to explain quickly. how to make an audio CD with iTunes without wasting time or passing through complicated burning programs. Are you ready to get started?

The first step you need to take if you want to find out how to make an audio CD with iTunes is to start the famous Apple program and create a new playlist containing the songs you want to burn. To create a new playlist, click on the menu File iTunes, select the item New playlist from the menu that appears and type the name you want to assign to your new playlist (eg. Audio CD).

At this point, go to the section Music of your library and drag with the mouse the songs you want to insert on your music CD in the name of the playlist which is at the bottom of the left sidebar. When the operation is completed, click on the name of your playlist in the left sidebar and make sure that the total duration of the songs you have chosen (indicated at the bottom center) does not exceed the capacity of the blank CD on which you are going to burn them. A standard 700MB CD will fit a maximum of 80 minutes of music.

Once you have perfected the playlist with all the songs to burn, insert a blank CD into your PC burner and select the item Burn playlists to disc from the menu File iTunes (the playlist must be open to view this item). In the window that opens, make sure there is a check mark next to the item Audio CDset in the drop-down menu Distance between tracks the number of seconds of silence that there must be between one track and another on the disc and click on the button Burn for make an audio CD with iTunes.

The duration of the burning depends on the length of the songs you have decided to insert on your CD and on the burning speed chosen (you can set it through the drop-down menu Preferred speed). If you want, with iTunes you can also create data CDs / DVDs with MP3 instead of standard audio CDs by selecting the appropriate item from the burning settings window. Have fun!