OK, The pc ..Amd athlon 4800 dual core, Seagate 300 ultra ata HD, ASUS A8N-VM CSM board, 2 gb Ultra PC3200 DDR400, BenQ DW1650 optical drive, winxp home, IE7 browser...thanks
The reason I made an image of the cd-rom was to eliminate having to insert the disk every time we use it. I used Circle Virtual CD to do this and it worked great.
the difference in the times concerns me.......thanks again
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