If I want to install lightscribe for CD burning, how do I install it safely?
How to use simply use it?
- How to install?
- How to use it? (simple, quick way)
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If you have a 32-bit system, you should be good to go! Just install the debs, like so:
Now I haven’t tested this because I do not have a 32-bit system so if you have trouble, let us know in the comments! I can always cook up a VM to test this in properly.
If you are using a 64-bit operating system, which I would wager to guess that that is true, you will have to force the software onto your system. This is never recommended, but i can’t imagine that the impact of the software is significant enough to cause any damage to your install. The Ubuntu help page however, gives the following warning;
So, that said, here are the commands!
Now, let’s run it.
If you want to create a disc with an image covering the surface:
If all you need to do it print a little text on a disc:
The following method was succesfully tested on 15.04 64bit:
Now to create labels run:
To burn your disc type: