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From what I hear, Windows 7 is able to burn ISO files natively. I should be able to right-click on a given ISO and choose "Burn disk image", but I do not have that option on any ISO I try. I am assuming that I fudged the associations somehow.

Can you help me get back on track?

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I'm not sure why you don't have that option; my copy of Windows 7 doesn't either. I use Alex Feinman's ISO Recorder tool, it works very well. It adds a "burn" option to the context menu for ISO files. http://isorecorder.alexfeinman.com/W7.htm

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Select your file, and press the BURN button at the bottom of the Windows Explorer. (The file browser).

Like this:

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Also, you can try ImgBurn . Better in every aspect, free, well supported, bla bla. Ultimate freeware tool for Windows in my opinion. (One of those 'musthaves').

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You can use Alt+Print Screen to get just the active window –  ChrisF May 11 '10 at 20:16
    
yeah... well.. too late. Thanks anyway. :) –  Shiki May 11 '10 at 20:29
    
This does not burn the iso to disk. This burns a cd with an iso file on it. –  sixtyfootersdude Sep 18 '12 at 17:18
    
@sixtyfootersdude - You sure? I'll try it with a rewritable disc once I get one. –  Shiki Sep 22 '12 at 10:41

Have you tried double clicking the iso file?

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Or if you have the ISO extension associated to a different program, you can choose Open With > Windows Disc Image Burner –  Jader Dias Jun 11 '11 at 22:04

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