CD got broken

why do CDs brake inside CD-ROM? because i was actually trying to install a software on my computer b4 my CD got broken, pls help me out. :sad:

Hi and Welcome!

the disc might have had a tiny crack already. When the disc is being read, it spins at typically 10000 rpm. A pre-damaged disc can’t stand the forces while spinning and with “explode” into tiny pieces.