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Gear CD/DVD Burning Engine

Acoustica MP3 CD Burner supports 2 burning engines. Goldenhawk is preinstalled with Acoustica, but starting with 3.01 build 66, Gear is an optional installation. Until you install the Gear CD drivers for Acoustica, you will not see the option to switch to Gear. If you find that your CD recorder is not installed and you’d like to try Gear, please visit


If Gear is installed, you will see the following options in your Preferences. On the General Tab, you will see.


CD Rip/Burn engine

(*) Gear

( ) Goldenhawk


This allows you to choose which engine you’d like to use. Note that after switching, you’ll need to restart the software.