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Old 09-13-02, 12:02 AM
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What's the least amount of data you've burned onto a CD?

For me, it was 138 kb because the salesman left his floppy drive at home
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I had to burn a copy of a Microsoft World document, in case the laptop I was transferring it to didn't have its floppy drive in place. 54 kilobytes.
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Old 09-13-02, 12:15 AM
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Originally posted by criptik28
I had to burn a copy of a Microsoft World document, in case the laptop I was transferring it to didn't have its floppy drive in place. 54 kilobytes.

hmmmm...was it a Sony?
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i had to burn a 90k file because it was being included with a packet being handed out.. had to make 10 copies
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I had to burn a 23k word document because CD-R is actually a more convienent format for users with laptops.

Painful.
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Originally posted by einTier
I had to burn a 23k word document because CD-R is actually a more convienent format for users with laptops.

Painful.
Yup, exactly.
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Old 09-13-02, 09:31 AM
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I burned a Power Point file b/c the recipient had no floppy drive on his notebook computer. It was almost 100 KB.

The notebook computer was a Dell Inspiron 4000. It has a hot swappable drive where you can put either a floppy or a DVD drive, and he brought only the DVD drive.
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340k a small driver, for use on a laptop with no floppy~
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I had to burn a divx codec for my friend. It was probably a meg or less.
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The boot disc to play...imported...Dreamcast games.
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these reasons alot of people are listing..
are the reasons why we have cdrws
if you just need to transfer a file to a different computer.. wouldnt an rw be better?
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twikoff, it would be except that in the case of the 23k word document, I had to leave the disk with said user. I'd rather waste a CD-R on them than give them an RW.
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Probably under 100k, but it was a multisession disc so I just keep on adding files as I need them. No reason to finalize until the disc is full.
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Originally posted by einTier
twikoff, it would be except that in the case of the 23k word document, I had to leave the disk with said user. I'd rather waste a CD-R on them than give them an RW.
Exactly. Especially since CD-R discs are just a few cents each.
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Old 09-14-02, 12:38 AM
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Originally posted by Aghama
The boot disc to play...imported...Dreamcast games.
right right
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Old 09-14-02, 03:16 PM
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I've burned tiny files to CD-RW all the time - I've got one of those little 3" CD-RWs that I use to transfer files from home to work & back - works like a charm.
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