Original CD Emulator

Original CD Emulator

Average User Rating:
2.3
out of 6 votes

Quick Specs

  • Version:
    2.15
  • Total Downloads:
    28,679
  • Date Added:
    September 29, 2003
  • File Size:
    3.24MB
  • Downloads Last Week:
    2
  • Operating Systems:
    Windows 98/Me/NT/2000/XP

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1 stars

"Serious BUGS on Win XP -- Do Not Use"

May 21, 2008  |  By Aeneas32

 |  Version: Original CD Emulator 2.15

Pros

This program used to perform the fake cd function. It should not be used on Windows XP anymore until fixed.

Cons

Installing this program causes Windows Explorer to hang and fail to completely open. Bug also interferes with most file opening operations on Windows XP SP2. Works for maybe an 30 minues, maybe 5 hours, seldom more than a day. Then this bug forces the user to power cycle or reset the PC.

After fully uninstalling OCDE (with Control Panel//Add or Remove Programs), installing another cd emulator, first try was Daemon ToolsPro Demo, worked fine.

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1 stars

"Please proceed directly back to drawing board!"

January 27, 2006  |  By kowalskisan

 |  Version: Original CD Emulator 2.15

Pros

Nada zip zilch -why do I have to give it one star? A big zero! Not useful at all.

Cons

An hour of my time entirely wasted. Installed program, fought through poor documentation to create "virtual cd". Tried to access "drive" - 100% locked up my Windows XP - rebooted, same story. Rebooted, uninstalled, hopefully this poor software left no trace behind! Still looking!

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5 stars

"Nice!"

October 25, 2004

 |  Version: Original CD Emulator 2.15

Summary

Works flawlessly.
Nice documentation.

Easy start:

1. RightClick in the down-right panel and click add file
2. Select an ISO file
3. Drag that file to the CD icon in the topbar.
4. Access the files on the virtual drive

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5 stars

"Simple Program that Works Perfectly!"

May 26, 2004

 |  Version: Original CD Emulator 2.15

Summary

This program does exactly what it should do! It is image drive software meaning that it takes a CD image (ISO file) and makes windows think that you just put the actual CD in your drive. It will even autorun the ISO! An excellent piece of software for those games that require you to have the CD in your drive to play. Just copy the ISO to your hard drive and you can keep the original CD safe and unscratched while still enjoying the game! It took a minute to figure out the controls but after that it is perfect! This program will even make images! Nero is unneeded!

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1 stars

"PEE EWE"

April 17, 2004

 |  Version: Original CD Emulator 2.15

Summary

Save more of your time - forget this one.

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1 stars

"May have worked, but only off ISOs - if you have them"

November 11, 2003

 |  Version: Original CD Emulator 2.15

Summary

I wanted to have a directory of mine served as if it was a CD, but no, I have to burn an ISO image of it first.
But the prog doesn't let me create my own ISOs - only images of existing CDs. No good for me - I don't want to mess around with a CD-burner - the whole point for me is that I'm running a laptop with no CD drive, let alone a burner.

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Full Specifications

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General
Publisher Ztekware
Publisher web site http://www.ztekware.com/
Release Date September 29, 2003
Date Added September 29, 2003
Version 2.15
Category
Category Utilities & Operating Systems
Subcategory File Management
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows XP, Windows 2000, Windows NT, Windows
Additional Requirements Windows 98/Me/NT/2000/XP
Download Information
File Size 3.24MB
File Name ocdesetup.exe
Popularity
Total Downloads 28,679
Downloads Last Week 2
Pricing
License Model Free to try
Limitations 30-day trial
Price $34.95

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