VS-2480, VS-2480CD, VS-2480DVD: How to Play an Audio CD (CD Player Function) Tags: cd,audio,disc,music,play,cd-rw,cd-r,player,finalized You can use your CD-R/RW burner as a CD player that can play audio CDs (such as commercial CD releases). Playing an Audio CD: 1. Press CD-RW/MASTERING. 2. Press F3 (CDPlyr)—the CD PLAYER screen appears. 3. Insert the desired CD into the drive.