Ripping Audio CDs to a Portable Player or PC
Keywords / Key Phrases: CD ripping, rip cd


  • To transfer music files onto a Creative MP3 player, the music has to be in a supported file format. One way to create audio files is to "rip" music from your own music CDs. There are a number of programs that can do this, for example, Creative MediaSource, Windows Media Player or WinAmp etc.

For an online tutorial on how to rip and transfer music tracks, and create playlists, please refer to

Checklist (what you need):

Ripping with Creative MediaSource Organizer

Ripping with Creative Centrale

Ripping with Creative Media Lite

Ripping with Windows Media Player 10

Ripping with Windows Media Player 11

Last updated: April 6th, 2009