ActiveX (OCX) to burn many types of audio files such as MP3, WMA, PCM WAV, ACM WAV, OGG, and APE audio files to Audio CD with VB6 / VS6 / ASP.

Built with the Classic Visual Basic 6 for VB6 / VS6 / ASP.

The full source code of this component is also available here.

About The VB6 Audio CD Burner is an ActiveX (OCX) component designed for developers using Visual Basic 6 / Visual Studio 6. It enables the burning of an Audio CD from various audio file formats.

This OCX component has been completely rewritten in 2023 using pure VB6 code, and the source code is available. It is compatible with both old and new Windows operating systems. The benefits include being a Dot NET library, allowing users to burn an Audio CD from standard WAV files. It provides features such as retrieving installed CD devices, opening/closing the CD door, adding/removing files to burn, obtaining information about the files, monitoring the burning progress, and supporting many relevant events. The component also incorporates built-in threads handling for improved performance and safe exit functionality.

The VB6 Audio CD Burner can be utilized as a library, offering ease of use and well-documented examples in C# and VB .NET. It significantly reduces development time by up to 80%. Users can simply drop the library control into their forms and immediately start working with it. The source code of this library is accessible and licensed under the MS-PL, allowing its usage in commercial products.

  • Audio CD Burner component: ActiveX (OCX) component for burning audio CDs.
  • Supports burning from MP3, WMA, APE, OGG, PCM/ACM WAV, AIF, VOX, and SND file formats.
  • Compatible with multiple CD drives for versatile usage.
  • Allows opening and closing of the CD drive.
  • Retrieves information about the CD drive, including drive details.
  • Provides information about the media present in the CD drive.
  • Accesses a list of installed ACM tags on the local machine.
  • Generates a list of ACM formats based on the selected tags.
  • Runs efficiently, ensuring fast performance.
  • Effective error handling for reliable operation.
  • Supports multiple events for greater control and customization.
  • User-friendly interface, making it easy to use.
  • Compatible with Windows 98/NT/ME/2000/XP/VISTA/2003/WIN7.
  • Can be used with VB6, VC6, VB.NET, C#.NET, C++.NET, Delphi, and Access.
  • Provides seamless integration with various programming languages and tools.
  • Enables easy creation of audio CDs, reducing development time and effort.

  1. Download the VB6AudioBurner
  2. Extract the compressed file.
  3. Run the Install.bat as Administrator in order to register the component.
  4. Run the Example.
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  • You can distribute the library with commercial products.
  • You will get your own UserName and UserKey.
  • The price is one-time-fee of $89 (USD) and it contains an online support.
  • The source code of the library is also available under MS-PL license.
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