I saw this posted in the CdrSoft forum
Originally posted by svgusta
[B]They had to do this , after the “bad” v1.16A Release…
Plextor Europe is proud to announce a new release of the PlexTools software.
This in-house written utility has proven to be stable, precise and useful.
It has many excellent features, like hardware tree and direct feedback to our support team.
Here’s the overview of the functions:
‘General Information’ lists the drive’s hardware, including jumper settings.
‘Drive Settings’ controls the drive’s adjustable settings, like: read speed, spindle motor spin-down time, etc.
‘Drive Information’ shows the capabilities of the drive.
‘CD/DVD Info’ reveals extensive information about the inserted disc, like: format, sessions and tracks, manufacturer, CD TEXT, etc.
‘Multimedia Player’ uses the installed MCI devices for playback of MIDI, Audio and Video files.
‘AudioCD Player’ uses the installed MCI devices for playback of AudioCD’s.
‘Digital Audio Extraction’ delivers high-precision WAV or MP3 files from audio tracks, with extra features like a chance of Smart Advanced DAE Error Recovery Strategies, freedb support, and CD TEXT editing as well as ID3-tag editing in case of MP3 encoding.
‘AudioCD Maker’ creates personalised Audio CD’s from WAV and MP3 files, with editable CDTEXT or ID3-tag and freedb support.
‘CD Copy’ for accurate duplicating with possibility to add CD TEXT or freedb information and even create or burn ISO images.
‘CD-RW Functions’ erases CD-RW discs so data can again be written to it.
‘CD Test’ scans your disc for uncorrectable errors and identifies potential read errors.
Many more hidden advantages like Direct OverWrite of CD-RW discs and accurate logging of all writing functions.
This is not available for download yet.