BurnAware Free

Changelog

BurnAware Free 12.8:

  • Updated translations.
  • Improved CD-Text and tag reading in Audio CD compilations.
  • Improved disc reading in all tools.
  • Improvements to user interface for high-DPI resolution.
  • Improvements to user interface for screen readers.
  • Resolved issue with disc erasing in Multiburn tool.
  • Fixed Bugs.

BurnAware Free 12.7:

  • Updated verification method in Verify Tool.
  • Improved support of M-Disc and BD XL media types.
  • Improvements to user interface and program performance.
  • Improvements to command line support.
  • Improved support of latest Windows 10 revision.
  • Resolved issue with non-direct disc copying.

BurnAware Free 12.6:

  • Improved HiRes audio conversion.
  • Improved support of tags reading.
  • Improvements to disc type detection.
  • Optimized buffer usage in Span Disc tool.
  • Minor optimizations for high-DPI resolution.
  • Minor user interface improvements.
  • Resolved problem with burning DVD-Video compilations.
  • Fixed bug with disc type detection in multimedia compilations.

BurnAware Free 12.5:

  • Updated translations.
  • Updated algorithm of file extraction in Unpack ISO tool.
  • Improved audio track conversion in Audio CD compilations.
  • Improved support of PLS and M3U playlists.
  • Improvements to session import process.
  • Improvements to disc reading and copying.
  • Improved user interface for standard DPI resolution.
  • Resolved problem with memory leaks during disc copying.

BurnAware Free 12.4:

  • Option to convert audio files to temporary folder before burning.
  • Option to use file names as track CD-Text in Audio CD compilation.
  • Additional method for audio playtime detection.
  • Updated translations and EULA.
  • Updated Options dialog in Audio CD compilation.
  • Improved audio tracks conversion in Audio CD compilation.
  • Optimized for 2880x1800 display resolution.
  • Minor user interface improvements.
  • Fixed bug with determining playtime for some audio tracks.

BurnAware Free 12.3:

  • Updated user interface.
  • Improved program performance.
  • Command-line improvements.
  • Fixed bug with burning ISO images from context menu.
  • Fixed bug with saving settings in Multiburn tool.

BurnAware Free 12.2:

  • Added CPU resource usage control for 64-bit systems.
  • Improved RAM usage for 64-bit systems.
  • Improved file loading and processing for 64-bit systems.
  • Improved support of latest Windows 10 revision.
  • Fixed minor bug with tab order in Options dialog.

BurnAware Free 12.1:

  • Updated translations.
  • Updated track normalization method and Verify Tool.
  • Improved compatibility with Windows 10 build 1809.
  • Improved handling of bad sectors during disc copying.
  • Improved support of LG drives.
  • Resolved problem with non-ANSI translations.
  • Fixed bug with setting cache size and number of copies in DVD-Video and MP3 Disc compilations.

BurnAware Free 12.0:

  • Added Swedish translation.
  • Added option to generate MD5 checksum for ISO files.
  • Added track normalization option to Audio CD compilation.
  • Two view styles for main window - horizontal and vertical layout.
  • Updated translations, help file and installer.
  • Improved time zone handling in data compilations.
  • Improved burning engine and file processing speed.
  • Improved support of ISO files in iso unpacking tool.
  • Improvements to overal program performance.
  • Resolved issue with displaying file date and time in Windows Explorer.
  • Fixed bug with cutting file names in ISO compilation with automatic settings.
  • Fixed bug with copying CD-ROM to CD-R using "direct copy" option.

BurnAware Free 11.9:

  • Updated translations.
  • Updated disc-to-disc and disc-to-image copying methods.
  • Improved support for BD XL discs.
  • Improved verification process.
  • Minor UI improvements.
  • Fixed bug with renaming files in UDF compilations.

BurnAware Free 11.8:

  • Added Japanese translation.
  • Added Slovenian translation.
  • Updated translations.
  • Improved file sorting in Audio CD compilations.
  • Improved handling of long file names in ISO compilations.
  • Fixed bug with renaming folders in ISO level 1 and 2.

BurnAware Free 11.7:

  • Re-designed "List" view.
  • Updated translations
  • Improved file copying process in "Copy to ISO" tool.
  • Better handling of long file names in ISO+UDF compilations.
  • Improved support for M-Disc technology.
  • Updated data recovery method for multisession discs.
  • Fixed few memory leaks in multilingual versions.

BurnAware Free 11.6:

  • Added sorting feature to Audio CD compilation.
  • Bulgarian translation.
  • Updated installer and translations.
  • Improved disc erasing process.
  • Improved drag and drop support.
  • Improved file extraction process (Data Recovery).
  • Minor user interface improvements.
  • Resolved problem with memory leaks in audio and dvd compilations.

BurnAware Free 11.5:

  • Option to eject disc after burn in Multiburn tool.
  • Drag n drop support in Multiburn tool.
  • Updated installer and translations.
  • Resolved problem with "error 5" during installation.
  • Fixed bug with fonts and dark Windows themes.
  • Minor fix with update notifications.
  • Minor bug fixes and improvements.

BurnAware Free 11.4:

  • Option to set disc's main color (click on disc icon).
  • Updated installer and translations.
  • Improvements to file processing.
  • Compatibility improvements for latest Windows 10 updates.
  • Fixed bug with processing folders with more than 100.000 files.
  • Minor bug fixes and improvements.

BurnAware Free 11.3:

  • Option to add or remove shell extensions (32 and 64 bits).
  • New method for loading and processing language files.
  • Updated help file, translations and shell extensions.
  • Improved program's overall performance.
  • Resolved problem with memory leaks in multilingual versions.
  • Resolved problem with setting STPD on 64-bit systems.
  • Minor bug fixes and improvements.

BurnAware Free 11.2:

  • Option to load PLS playlist using command-line.
  • Updated translations.
  • Improved Hi-Res audio track conversion in Audio CD compilation.
  • Improved 64-bit version of shell context menu.
  • Improved disc copying tool (ISO/BIN verification and log).
  • Resolved problem with incorrect encoding in translations.
  • Fixed bug with converting audio tracks with 44.1 kHz and 24/32 bits.
  • Minor bug fixes and improvements.

BurnAware Free 11.1:

  • Shell context menu (32 and 64-bit).
  • Option to save Audio CD playlist in PLS format.
  • Saving log file (log.txt), if "-X" parameter was set in command-line.
  • Updated translations and installer.
  • Improved processing of M3U playlists in Audio CD compilation.
  • Improvements to command-line processing (Data and ISO compilations).
  • Fixed bug with incorrect drive selection when launched from command-line.
  • Fixed minor bugs with untranslated user interface elements.
  • Minor bug fixes and improvements.

BurnAware Free 11.0:

  • New tool to extract files and folders from ISO images.
  • Option to associate ISO files (.iso) with BurnAware.
  • Support of HD audio tracks in Audio CD compilation.
  • Option to use original disc name for new sessions (multisession disc).
  • Hotkeys for Play and Stop buttons in Audio CD compilation.
  • Updated translations, themes, help file and installer.
  • Improvements to user interface.
  • Improved program's overall performance and stability.
  • Fixed bug with cancelling disc recording in multidisc compilation.
  • Fixed bug with keeping value of "Number of copies" option.
  • Fixed bug with displaying disc label in Data recovery tool.
  • Minor bug fixes and improvements.

BurnAware Free 10.9:

  • Additional free space checks before burning ISO image.
  • Support of Windows dark themes.
  • Slovak translation.
  • Updated translations.
  • Compatibility improvements for latest Windows 10 updates.
  • Fixed bug with returning to main screen in some tools.
  • Minor bug fixes and improvements.

BurnAware Free 10.8:

  • The number of recorders in Multiburn extended to 8.
  • Updated translations.
  • User interface improvements for high-DPI displays.
  • Fixed bug with potential crash during detection of USB-connected drives.
  • Fixed bug with writing incorrect titles in CUE files.
  • Minor bug fixes and improvements.

BurnAware Free 10.7:

  • New "Icons" theme (set as default).
  • Updated "List" theme and user interface.
  • Updated installer and translations.
  • Improvements to disc copying tools.
  • Resolved problem with burning big compilations (more than 200.000 files).
  • Fixed bug with detection of 50GB and 100GB Blu-ray Discs.
  • Minor bug fixes and improvements.

BurnAware Free 10.6:

- Option to prevent entering sleep mode while disc erasing.
- Updated and improved "Icons" theme.
- Updated translations.
- Improved extraction of audio tracks in Audio Grabber.
- Fixed bug with setting default options.
- Fixed bug with loading session if more than 9 sessions on disc.
- Minor bug fixes and improvements.

BurnAware Free 10.5:

- Option to prevent entering sleep mode while disc burning.
- Updated and improved main UI theme (Categories view).
- Updated translations and installer.
- Improvements to buffer handling in Multiburn tool.
- Improved file extraction process in Data Recorvery tool.
- Minor optimizations for high-DPI screens.
- Fixed bug with creating new session on single-session disc.
- Fixed bug with auto disabling Direct Copy mode in Copy Disc tool.
- Resolved problem with burning multiple copies in Copy Disc tool.
- Minor bug fixes and improvements.

BurnAware Free 10.4:

- New disc burning engine in Multiburn tool.
- New method of file extraction in Data Recorvery tool.
- Feature to check free space on hard drive prior to save ISO.
- Optimized data buffering during burning process.
- Improvements to user interface and program's performance.
- Updated installer and translations.
- Fixed bug with arranging data in Span Disc tool.
- Resolved problem with hot keys and keyboard support.
- Resolved problem with disc erasing in Multiburn tool.
- Minor bug fixes and improvements.

BurnAware Free 10.3:

- New boot image file (DOS 6.22).
- New file sorting method.
- Updated disc reading engine (Copy to ISO, Copy Disc).
- Improved Span Disc tool and ASPI initialization.
- Improved user interface for standard DPI resolution.
- Updated icons and translations.
- Resolved problem with reading data from boot disc.
- Fixed possible bug with adding big files >2 GB.
- Fixed bug with file name length in Joliet/ISO compilations.
- Minor bug fixes and improvements.

BurnAware Free 10.2:

- Additional view for main window - labels.
- Feature to select and verify any file in any session (Data Recovery).
- Feature to display track CD-Text in Disc Info tool.
- New method of write speed detection.
- Direct copy mode is enabled by default in Copy Disc tool.
- Improved user interface.
- Optimized buffer and memory handling.
- Updated translations.
- Fixed possible bug with disc reading during copying to ISO.
- Minor bug with write speed setting.
- Minor bug fixes and improvements.

BurnAware Free 10.1:

- Additional view for main window - classic icons.
- Option to write MP3 tags in Audio Grabber.
- Updated translations.
- Improved user interface.
- Improved compatibility with Windows 10.
- Fixed Bugs.

BurnAware Free 10:

- New user interface.
- Support of high-DPI monitors and settings.
- Support of all screen readers.
- Command-line support for Copy to Image tool.
- Updated installer, EULA and translations.
- Program uses system font and theme as default.
- Improved program stability and performance.
- Improved compatibility with Windows 10.
- Fixed Bugs.

BurnAware Free 9.7:

- Updated translations.
- Improvements to file processing.
- Fixed bugs.

BurnAware Free 9.5:

- Support of Daylight Saving Time (DST).
- Option to select discs to burn in Span Disc.
- Option to ask to save compilation before exit.
- Option to make CUE file with CD-Text in Audio Grabber.
- Support of CUE/WAV playlists in Audio CD compilation.
- Updated installer and translations.
- Minor improvements to user interface.
- Removed MS-DOS dates option.
- Bug Fixes.

BurnAware Free 9.4:

- Option to set number of copies in Audio CD compilation.
- Auto erase feature in Copy Disc tool.
- Confirmation to save compilation before closing.
- Updated installer and translations.
- Minor improvements to user interface and program performance.
- Minor improvements to command line support.
- Fixed bugs.

BurnAware Free 9.3:

- Introduced new method of MP3 tags/CD-Text reading.
- Updated EULA and translations.
- Lowered CPU resource usage during track extraction.
- Improvements to tracks conversion in Audio CD.
- Fixed bugs.

BurnAware Free 9.2:

— New method of file sorting and ordering (Span Disc).
— Updated installer and translations.
— Improved write speed detection method.
— Minor enhancements to user interface.
— Fixed bugs.

BurnAware Free 9.1:

- New method of drive and write speed detection.
- Added new themes. Windows 10 theme used as default.
- Updated themes, installer and translations.
- Improvements to burning process and data verification.
- Improvements to user interface.
- Minor bug with verification of files with 0 size.
- Minor bug fixes and improvements.

BurnAware Free 9.0:

- Full support of M-Disc format.
- Added Romanian translation.
- Command line option to load last session of multisession disc.
- An option to change disc file system at any moment (ISO, UDF, ISO+UDF).
- ISO/UDF settings were added to the Data Disc compilation.
- Auto-detection and selection of file system during session import.
- An option to import any session, if more than one session available on disc.
- DOS boot image (IMA) has been included in main package of the program.
- Span Disc tool now supports all file systems (ISO, UDF, ISO+UDF).
- If "Shutdown PC" option enabled, log file will be saved in program's directory.
- Improvements to session import process.
- Improved compatibility with DVD-Video and MP3 Discs.
- Minor user interface improvements.
- Help file has been updated.
- Problem with incompatible file system during session import.
- Bug with ISO Level 1 file names.
- Bug with long file names in MP3 Disc compilation.
- Minor bug fixes.

BurnAware Free 8.9:

- An option to automatically shutdown PC when done.
- Stop / play track by double click in Audio CD compilation.
- Custom Disc has been renamed to Data Disc (ISO / UDF).
- Updated installer and translations.
- Command-line improvements.
- Improvements to algorithm of write speed detection.
- Improvements to session import process.
- Bug with playing audio tracks in Audio CD compilation.
- Minor bug fixes.

BurnAware Free 8.8:

- Support of bitrate type to Audio Grabber.
- Option to use MS-DOS date and time format.
- Support of CUE/FLAC playlist.
- Command-line support for Audio CD.
- Updated installer and Help file.
- Improvements to disc reading speed.
- Command-line improvements.
- Bug with possible stoppage while copying disc.
- Bug with keeping bitrate while using grabbing track.
- Bug with processing some M3U and PLS files.
- Minor bug fixes.

BurnAware Free 8.7:

- Support of WAV format to Audio Grabber.
- Selection of read speed in the Copy and Recovery tools.
- Improvements to disc reading and copying.
- Improved setting of file date and time.
- Fixed bugs.

BurnAware Free 8.6:

- Option to set number of copies to Media Disc.
- Display of progress for each file during verification.
- New method of data arrangement to Span Disc tool.
- Updated Span Disc tool and "About program" dialog.
- Improved disc reading and write speed control.
- Improvements to disc burning performance and verification.
- Minor interface improvements.
- Fixed bugs.

BurnAware Free 8.5:

- SPTD detection and ability to start / stop SPTD service.
- New icons and minor improvements to user interface.
- Bulgarian translation.
- Support of drag and drop for M3U and PLS playlists.
- Improvements to File Browser.
- Updated translations and help file.
- Improved program performance and disc reading speed.
- Bug with missing or incorrect file dates in rare cases.
- Minor bug fixes.

BurnAware Free 8.4:

- Support of PLS playlists in Audio CD compilation.
- Support of PLS and M3U playlists in MP3 Disc compilation.
- Compatibility improvements for Windows 10.
- Updated main burning module.
- Updated installer and translations.
- Replacement of empty folders without warning when adding data.
- Minor user interface improvements.
- Bug with loading of file list from command line.
- Bug with burning DVD-Video that cannot be played in some cases.
- Bug with burning MP3 Discs that cannot be played in some car stereos.
- Bug with encoding file time on some systems.

BurnAware Free 8.3:

- Option to use lowercase characters in ISO file names.
- Improvements to burning process and handling of files and folders.
- User interface improvements.
- Updated translations.
- Fixed bugs.

BurnAware Free 8.2:

- User interface improvements.
- Disabled form and controls animation.
- Updated translations.
- Improvements to program performance.
- Fixed bugs.

BurnAware Free 8.1:

- New verification method for data compilations.
- Compatibility improvements for Windows 10.
- Updated translations and help file.
- Minor improvements to user interface and burning process.
- Bug with updating the disc information after erase.
- Bug with displaying ISO / UDF options in Custom Disc compilation.
- Bug with writing empty compilation in rare cases.

BurnAware Free 8.0:

- Disc spanning tool.
- Croatian translation.
- Fixed bugs.

BurnAware Free 7.9:

- Added Windows 10 support.
- Added Audio Grabber tool to Premium and Professional Editions.
- Updated translations and installer.
- Updated Data Recovery tool - Make CUE button moved to Audio Grabber.
- Improved file loading and sorting in Data Recovery tool.
- Minor improvements to user interface and verification of big files.
- Resolved problem with closing MP3 compilation without notice after burn.

BurnAware Free 7.8:

- Updated installer and translations.
- Improved ISO copying method, to handle Blu-ray Disc 25 GB and more in size.
- Improvements to preparation dialog, to avoid of hang on big compilations.
- Fixed possible bug with incorrect placement of Cancel and Advance buttons.
- Minor fixes and improvements to copying and burning engine.

BurnAware Free 7.7:

- Added options for verification - check files byte-by-byte or compare checksums.
- Added support of extended CD-Text tags - arranger, composer, message etc.
- Added new library to expand support of audio formats.
- Updated user interface, main menu and translations.
- Improved verification process, finalization and writing lead-out.
- The problem with searching and loading themes has been resolved.
- Fixed bug with cancelling verification process.
- Fixed bug with loading last session instead of selected one in Data Recovery tool.

BurnAware Free 7.6:

- All program modules and disc burning engine have been rewritten and optimized.
- Updated installer and translations.
- Updated disc-to-disc and disc-to-image copying methods.
- Improved program loading speed, file processing and disc reading speed.