Please refer to the steps below.
1. Insert a blank CD-R/CD-RW disc into the CD-RW drive.
2. Click Start -> Programs -> Adaptec DirectCD -> DirectCD Wirzard.
3. Click Next.
4. Click Next again.
5. Click Next for the third time.
6. Enter a name for the disc.
7. If you want to compress the data on the disc, select the option of Enable compression on this disc.
8. Click Finish.
9. Click OK to begin formatting.
10. The disc is now ready for read/write acess. Click OK to finish.