XPlite can uninstall IMAPI CD-Burning COM Service, re-install or repair IMAPI CD-Burning COM Service on Windows XP and Windows 2000. Improve Windows performance and security.
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IMAPI CD-Burning COM Service IMAPI CD-Burning COM Service

Manages CD recording using Image Mastering Applications Programming Interface (IMAPI). If this service is stopped, this computer will be unable to record CDs. If this service is disabled, any services that explicitly depend on it will fail to start.

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In XPlite Professional you can find IMAPI CD-Burning COM Service under the group titled System Services System Services.

Install IMAPI CD-Burning COM Service:

IMAPI CD-Burning COM Service is a stand-alone component. The function of IMAPI CD-Burning COM Service does not rely on any other XPlite Professional components and removing other components in XPlite Professional should not influence IMAPI CD-Burning COM Service.

Uninstall IMAPI CD-Burning COM Service:

IMAPI CD-Burning COM Service is not required by other system components in XPlite Professional. You can safely uninstall IMAPI CD-Burning COM Service without compromising other XPlite Professional components.

BUT PLEASE NOTE: You may have other software installed that does require IMAPI CD-Burning COM Service. If you encounter any compatibility issues with other software you can quickly and easily reinstall IMAPI CD-Burning COM Service using XPlite Professional.


XPlite Professional can completely uninstall IMAPI CD-Burning COM Service and reinstall to repair IMAPI CD-Burning COM Service on:

  • Windows XP Professional: orig, SP1, SP2
  • Windows XP Home: orig, SP1, SP2
  • Windows 2003 Server: orig, SP1, SP2(coming!)

User Removal Statistics for IMAPI CD-Burning COM Service

Of 1866 sampled Windows XP users, 1357 left IMAPI CD-Burning COM Service installed and 509 people uninstalled IMAPI CD-Burning COM Service from their system.

Pro Users can help us collect these removal statistics.

  1. In XPlite or 2000lite press XPlite properties button to access preferences.
  2. Ensure logging is on.
  3. Check "Send component state data when checking for upgrades" on the Preferences tab.
  4. Using the Check for Upgrades button on the About tab.

The information sent is the last block only of component installation state data - you can see this in the log as "option=1" or "option=0". No personal information is conveyed.

The option to uninstall IMAPI CD-Burning COM Service is only included in XPlite Professional.

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IMAPI CD-Burning COM Service is avalable as option in XPlite ProfessionalPRO IMAPI CD-Burning COM Service is not in the XPlite Free TrialTrial