How to Burn AIFF Files to CDs

By Wesley DeBoy

To burn AIFF files to CDs, you must first import them into a CD burning program. Fortunately, whether you are on a PC or a Mac, a free burning program comes installed on your computer. If on a PC, you can use Windows Media Player as your CD burning program. If on a Mac, you can use iTunes as your CD burning program.

Things You'll Need

  • Windows Media Player or iTunes
  • Blank CD

On a PC

Step 1

Open Windows Media Player to use for importing and burning your AIFF files to CD.

Step 2

Click the "Burn" button to bring up the section of Windows Media Player that allows you to burn CDs. Within this section, a "Burn List" is available. Drag and drop your AIFF files into this "Burn List."

Step 3

Insert a blank CD-R into your CD burner. Click "Start Burn" to burn the AIFF files to CD.

Step 4

Eject the CD when the burning has finished.

On a Mac

Step 1

Open iTunes to use for importing and burning your AIFF files to CD.

Step 2

Create a new playlist to use for burning by clicking "File" and selecting "New Playlist." Drag and drop your AIFF files into the new playlist you created.

Step 3

Insert a blank CD-R into your CD burner. Select the playlist you created, click "Burn Disc" and click "Burn" to burn the AIFF files to CD.

Step 4

Eject the CD when the burning has finished.