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- System Process: No
- Background Process: Yes
- Application Process:Yes
- Common Path:
c:\ program files\ pinnacle\ instantcddvd\ \ instantdrive\ instantdrive.exe
- Uses Network:No
- Uses Internet:No
They instantdrive.exe file, also called Instant Drive, is a utility included in the Instant CD/DVD burning software from Pinnacle Systems. The Instant CD/DVD software is a complete burning program that allows users to clean, burn and rip various file formats into CDs or DVDs. Users can also capture, share and edit home movies and digital photos on DVDs or CDs that may be viewed on any standard DVD player.
Instant Drive or the file instantdrive.exe is a virtual DVD/CD-ROM drive application that enables users to access data from DVD/CD-Rom discs; users can even access their data even if they dont have a DVD/CD-Rom drive that is connected to the computer system. The instantdrive.exe program file makes a virtual DVD/CD-Rom drive on the systems hard drive.
The CD-Rom or DVD-ROM data is then mounted or un-mounted onto the Instant Drives volume and is accessed like a standard DVD/CD-ROM drive with the indication of a drive letter. And because the data is found on the hard rive, the access to them is much quicker and quieter. The instantdrive.exe application also lessens the power consumption; this is mostly true for users who utilize laptops instead of the desktop.
Aside from the instandrive.exe utility, the Instant CD/DVD software also provides users with these other utilities that are equally powerful as the Instant Drive, these are: the InstantDisc, InstantWrite, InstantAudio and InstantMusic, InstantCopy, Instant backup and Pinnacle Expression.
The InstantDisc utility aids users in creating audio and data discs, arrange and rip audio for burning on CDs, encode MP3 files and store them on an MP3 database and format CDs and DVDs, while the InstantWrite utility is mainly responsible for aiding users in dragging files to the icon on the desktop to instantly burn the files to their chosen media.
The InstantAudio and InstantMusic utilities are for organizing music files and editing them while the InstantCopy utility is responsible for implementing the Instant CD/DVD technology that aids users in burning flawless copies of the files onto CDs or DVDs. On the other hand, the InstantBackup utility is for backup operations and the Pinnacle Expression application is for organizing photos and videos as well as editing them.
Additional instantdrive.exe Info:
Part of: Instant CD/DVD, Author URL: http://www.pinnaclesys.com/PublicSite/us/Home/, File Created by: Pinnacle Systems
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