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Digital Audio Extraction - Specs Behind
and Red Book Audio CD-Digital Audio (CD-DA) (4/11/2002).
o x i o About Digital Audio Extraction - Accurate
Streaming Technology (4/11/2002).
1545- Information technology, Multimedia Command Set -4 (MMC-4)
Technical Committee - AT Attachment - ATA/ATAPI Specifications
Off Recordings Digital Audio Extraction Do's, Don'ts, and Do-ers
- AudioTools.co.uk - For all
your PC audio needs: Great List of CD
So many of these CD-ROM Testing
Applications have come and gone. A few still exist in newer versions. Most
notably are the 1st 2. We have yet to try the new CD-Rom Drive Analyzer
Compact Disc Testing
Productions - CD-R Diagnostic - Claims to
be the premier tool for recovering data from and analyzing CD-R and CD-RW
discs. If you are having problems with reading your discs, this is what
you have been searching for! Get CD-R Suite
(CD-R Diagnostic™ PLUS CD-R
Verifier for only $59.95.)
How fast is your CD Burner? NEW
Hearing Test (compact disc for testing of hearing)
Tach - TestaCD Labs -
Most comprehensive benchmark for standalone CD-ROM drives.
Testing offers CD analyzers for Compact disc and tests all CD-R and
- WinBench -
WinBench.com - Ziff Davis
WinBench - Order your
CD for CD Testing Now!
- CDRoller - Toolset for CD data
recovery: CD Data Recovery & CD Test / Media Analysis Tool
Drive Analyser - By
Filippof Alex, Kiev - Windows 95/98/NT (ver 2.3)
- By Victor M.Grinenko
- CDSpeed - Nero.com,
- Any Speed
- PY Software - Can be used to
test network transfer speed as well.
- CDBench Pro - MAXA
Research Int'l Inc.
- Stone Utilities Inc. Tucson,
Arizona (SOL) They advertised in a Compuserve Publication
some time ago.
by Pino Navato
Systems - Desktop
Quality Control for CD's
- BLQ Software Development
- PROLOR: Information
about CheckCD (Link updated 3/18/2003).
Test any CDROM drive, measuring
transfer rate, access time (min, avg, max) and bad sectors. Also
allows comparison between various drives. By Henrik Ax - Site Moved!
CheckCD is a Windows utility
to validate the content of files/directories. If CheckCD is burned to
a cd, the content of the cd can later be validated.
How to use:
- Copy CheckCD.exe to the directory
containing the files to validated.
- Run CheckCD.exe with command-line
parameter /c. This generates a new file CheckCD.new.
- Delete CheckCD.exe
- Rename CheckCD.new to CheckCD.exe
- Run CheckCD.exe - the result
should be successful
- Other Testing Resources
- CD-Certify -
3.0 (Current Status Unknown, was owned by Softkey, then The
- DOS command line app. - Test
functions in MSCDEX, ASPI, ATASPI, ASPI under Win95 and DPMI by
CD-ROM Performance Tests:
MPC Wizard was the one we used most
during our early days of testing as noted below.
Drive Speed Comparisons Chart - 2X, 3X, 4X, Etc. using MPC Wizard.
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