Perfect CD copy software to create safety backups of your CDs



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    CloneCD LATEST

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    Sophia Jones

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    Windows XP / Vista / Windows 7 / Windows 8 / Windows 10

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CloneCD is the perfect tool to make backup copies of your music and data CDs, regardless of standard conformity. CloneCD's award-winning user interface allows you to copy almost any CD with just a few mouse clicks.

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CloneCD by RedFox is a renowned software solution designed for creating 1:1 copies of CDs and DVDs, including those with copy protection mechanisms. With its advanced cloning technology, it allows users to duplicate optical discs with exceptional accuracy, ensuring that the copied discs are virtually indistinguishable from the originals. Originally developed by Elaborate Bytes, it has been rebranded and further enhanced by RedFox, offering a reliable and feature-rich platform for disc replication.

It allows you to create perfect 1:1 copies of your valuable original compact discs. Should your non-Red Book standard music CD not play in your car audio, the backup created by the app will.

It combines knowledge and innovation with many years of experience and direct communication with customers to provide constant improvements, therefore making CloneCD for PC the highest quality copying application around.

  • First copying software that uses RAW-Mode
  • Creates working 1:1 copies onto CD-Rs and CD-RWs
  • Amplifies weak sectors with selected CD writers
  • Emulates weak sectors with all CD writers
  • Works with CD-ROMs, CD-Rs and CD-RWs
  • Writes Audio CDs that conform to Redbook standard
  • Tray-icon allows control over functional usage of inserted media
  • Copies from CD/DVD drives, hard-drive or virtual drives
  • Intuitive user-interface, making it easy for novices
  • A rich selection of preset options via default profiles
  • Advanced options for expert users
  • Stable, fast and does not require an ASPI driver
  • Professional technical support and customer care
  • New: Copies DVD-R, DVD-RW, DVD+R, DVD+RW, DVD+R Dual Layer and DVD-RAM
  • New: Supports DVD split file image formats, this format works with FAT32 partitions and is compatible with VirtualCloneDrive
  • New: Supports ISO and UDF formats created by other applications (e.g., Nero, DVD2One, DVDShrink or CloneDVD)
  • New: Copies CDs/DVDs which are violating fair-use rights.
  • Clone CDs and DVDs: It enables users to create exact replicas of CDs and DVDs, preserving all data, including audio tracks, video files, and software installations.
  • Copy Protection Bypass: The software can bypass various copy protection measures, allowing users to duplicate even protected discs.
  • Intuitive Interface: It features a user-friendly interface that makes the disc cloning process straightforward and accessible to users of all levels of expertise.
  • Support for Various Disc Formats: Whether it's audio CDs, data discs, or video DVDs, it supports a wide range of disc formats for duplication.
  • Writing Modes: Users can choose between different writing modes, such as RAW mode, to customize the copying process according to their preferences.
User Interface

It boasts a clean and intuitive user interface, with clearly labeled functions and options. The main dashboard provides easy access to essential features like disc copying, writing modes, and settings.

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The software's interface prioritizes simplicity without compromising on functionality, making it easy for users to navigate and accomplish their disc cloning tasks efficiently.

Installation and Setup

Installing thisi tool is a straightforward process, with the software guiding users through each step of the installation wizard. Once installed, users can quickly configure the software settings according to their preferences, such as language preferences, default writing modes, and device recognition settings.

How to Use
  • Launch the app and insert the disc you wish to copy into your optical drive.
  • Select the source and destination drives from the software interface.
  • Choose the desired writing mode and any additional settings, such as buffer size or error handling options.
  • Click on the "Copy" button to initiate the cloning process.
  • Wait for CloneCD to complete the copying process, and eject the copied disc once finished.

Can CloneCD bypass all types of copy protection?
It can bypass many copy protection measures, its effectiveness may vary depending on the specific type of protection employed on the original disc.

Does CloneCD support Blu-ray disc copying?
No, it primarily focuses on CDs and DVDs and does not support Blu-ray disc copying.

Can I create ISO images with CloneCD?
Yes, it allows users to create ISO images from optical discs for archival purposes or future burning.

Is CloneCD compatible with Windows 11/10?
Yes, the software is compatible with Windows 11 and 10, as well as earlier versions of the Windows operating system.

Can I use CloneCD to create backups of my PlayStation or Xbox games?
Teh app is primarily intended for creating backups of standard optical discs and may not be suitable for duplicating game discs with specialized copy protection mechanisms.


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CloneCD Pro is available for 29.25 EUR (lifetime plan).

System Requirements
  • A Windows compatible PC with minimum 2 GHz Processor and 1 GB RAM
  • Windows 7 32/64bit, Windows 8 32/64bit, Windows 10 32/64bit, Windows 11
  • Administrator rights are required to install.
  • Blu-ray drive reader/writer
  • About 50-100 GB of temporary available hard-drive space is necessary to clone Blu-rays
  • User-friendly interface
  • Support for various disc formats
  • Ability to bypass copy protection
  • Customizable writing modes
  • Limited to CD and DVD copying, no support for Blu-ray discs
Note: 21 days trial version and nag screen.

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What's new in this version:

- New: Accept keys sold by RedFox