- Click Start
- Click Control Panel
- Click Administrative Tools
- Click Services
- Look for the “IMAPI CD-Burning COM Service“
- Right click on it and click properties.
- Change Startup Type to Disabled.
- Click Apply
- Restart the PC to apply changes.
You will have to switch to another Burning application, such as Nero or CD Burner XP, and not rely on Windows XPs built in Burning function.