My music cd won't play after burning any ideas why?

I copied some old cassettes (vie my home audio system cassette player) into my laptop through the microphone jack input. BUT, when I burned the disk in Windows Media Player burner it won't play on my cd players! Only on the laptop or desktop computer players. I think it copied in WMA format (Windows Media Audio ) and I need to copy it in MP3 format. Anyone know an easy way to fix this? It copied in real time into my laptop about 59 minutes of music.  I know you guys (gals too) know how to do this. Thanks for your help. Triumphman (Pro Member)

PiXie .4 years ago
I think everything with wma files is OK but have you done Music disk, not data disk?
Try to convert wmas to mp3 online or download software for this

http://media.io/ should be good place to do it online :)
Hope it helps
Make sure you finalized the CD. I had same problem with some I made and forgot to finalize them and they wouldn't play on anything except my desktop. Once you do they should play on most newish CD players.
Mike734 years ago
check google for wma to mp3 convertor.
There are free programs available that'll just do this job.
You already may have such a program on your computer.
Convert to Mp3 and burn at 4x write speed (slower is better) higher write speeds can't be read properly.