Ripping a CD using Windows Media Player 11

  1. Open Windows Media Player by selecting: Start > Programs (All Programs) > Windows Media Player.
    Note With Windows 10, click Start > Apps icon Apps Menu icon (located in the top-left corner) > All apps (located in the bottom-left corner) > Windows Media Player.
  2. Insert a CD into the CD Drive.
  3. From the Rip tab, click More Options.
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  4. From the Rip Music tab, select Windows Media Audio as the Format, ensure the 'Copy protect music' checkbox is not checked then click OK.
    Note If the 'Copy protect music' is checked, converted files cannot be synchronized to the handset.
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  5. Ensure the desired song(s) are selected.
    Note If prompted, select 'Keep my current format settings' then click OK.
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  6. Click Start Rip (located in the lower-right corner of the window).
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