Roxio Easy CD Creator 5.2, v. SP3, A00-05

This update patch provides an comprehensive update to the existing 5.x products resolving several user and localization issues.

Fixes & Enhancements

This update patch resolves the following issues:

  • On notebooks, after launching Easy CD Creator 5.1_E3c, Bay Manager
    may not allow optical drive swapping under Windows 98SE and Windows

  • When adding data to the data project, if the amount of data reaches
    the capacity of the intended target CD, the system may return an error
    indicating insufficient disc space.

  • Copying Files Easy CD Creator explorer to Windows Desktop may cause
    an error message ("Server Busy Error") to appear on Windows 2000.

  • When performing a CD to CD copy using one drive, data is first read
    in from the source CD. If source CD is an audio CD, the overall progress
    is not updated in the CD picture on the left hand side of the window.

  • Cannot see contents of a new CD if Roxio's UDF driver mounted
    the previous CD.

  • Fast User Switching in Windows XP disables DirectCD for other

  • Cannot create a Track-At-Once copy of a Kodak Picture CD.

  • Easy CD Creator does not save the boot files when saving a bootable
    CD layout.

  • MP3 files encoded at less than 128 KB/s cannot be added to the Music
    CD Project.

  • On single drive configurations, the system may display incorrect
    messaging ("Insert a blank CD or a CD with enough free space to record the
    project.") when trying to add additional data from a source CD to a
    data CD that already contains one or more data sessions. Now, the user
    must use a blank CD. To add additional data to the disc, first import the
    session from the target CD or first copy the desired files to the hard

  • On certain drives, the system may prevent the selection audio tracks
    on an audio CD from within the Roxio explorer window.

  • Music CD Creation: During the process of copying audio tracks
    to hard drive, the status bar overlaps the "OK" button.

  • Up/Down buttons are reversed in the "Number of Copies" selection box
    in Music CD Project.

    Additional Features:
  • Enables DVD Pre-mastering support for Philips DVD+RW D01 drives.
  • Version

    Version SP3, A00-05


    Removable Storage

    Release date

    27 Jun 2002

    Last Updated

    03 Nov 2011


    Available formats

    File Format:Hard-Drive
    File Name:R44482.EXE
    Download Type:HTTP
    File Size: 10 MB
    Format Description:This file contains a compressed (or zipped) set of files. Download the file to a folder on your hard drive, and then run (double-click) it to unzip the set of files. Follow the instructions to complete the installation.
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    Supported Operating Systems
    Windows 98
    Windows Millennium Edition (Me)
    Windows NT 4.0
    Windows 2000
    Windows XP
    Installation instructions

    Hard Drive Installation (via WinZip) with HTML Pop-Up Window for

    1.Click Download Now, to download the file.
    2.When the File Download window appears, click Save this program to
    disk (Windows XP users, click Save) and click OK. The Save In: window
    3.From the Save In: field, click the down arrow then click to
    select Desktop and click Save. The file will download to your desktop.
    4.If the Download Complete window appears, click Close. The file
    name icon appears on your desktop.

    1.Double-click the new icon on the desktop labeled R44482.EXE.
    The Self-Extractor window appears.
    2.Click OK or Continue.
    The Self-Extracting Driver Installation window appears and prompts to
    extract files to C:\DELL\DRIVERS\R44482.
    3.Leave all of the default settings and click Unzip or OK. If the
    directory doesn't exist, you'll be prompted to create one. Click Yes. A
    Self Extractor window appears and indicates C:\DELL\DRIVERS\R44482 files were
    4.Click OK.
    Follow the on-screen installation instructions in the window.

    HTML Pop-Up With Install Now Button
    1.The Dell Software Installation Documentation window appears.
    2.Click the Install Now button. A File Download window appears.
    3.Click Run this program from its current location and click OK.
    The Security Warning window appears.
    4.Click Yes. The InstallShield Wizard window appears.
    5.Follow the on-screen instructions.

    Warning: Do not turn off your computer or disconnect from your power source while updating the BIOS or you may harm your computer. During the update, your computer will restart and you will briefly see a black screen.

    This driver has been tested by both the independent software vendor (ISV) and Dell on the operating systems, graphics cards, and application supported by your device to ensure maximum compatibility and performance. Details

    Dell recommends the customer review specifics about the update to determine if it applies to your system. The update contains changes that impact only certain configurations, or provides new features that may/may not apply to your environment.