Welcome to the New International CD-i Association!

This website is dedicated to the Compact Disc Interactive system. It provides you with lots of technical background information, downloads, overviews and other resources on CD-i.

What's New (Full revision history)

May 10, 2019
  • Added CD-i disc images for the Final Production Delivery Specification and CD-i Full Motion Video Technical Aspects discs to the CD-i Disc Images Downloads section.

    May 9, 2019
  • Restored the MediaMogul downloads in the CD-i Development Player Downloads section from an ancient backup.

    April 24, 2019
  • Added The World of CD-i to the CD-i Links section and removed links to defunct sites.

    April 4, 2019
  • Added disc building and emulation documents to the Authoring Manual section.
  • Added Cross C Compiler Installation Manual and Release Notes to the Microware OS-9 Documentation section.
  • Added OS-9 Version 2.4 Release Notes to the Microware OS-9 Documentation section.

    March 2, 2019
  • Added disc image of CDISC 4 Freeware disc to CD-i Downloads section containing a wealth of tools and information for CD-i developers.

    November 28, 2018
  • Added mirror of former CD-i Dev Research Site (cdidev.emuvibes.com) to CD-i Resources section, including simplified Frog Feast source code.

    June 9, 2018
  • Added full Catalog of CD-i Technical Notes and Technical Note #022 to the Philips Interactive Media Technical Notes section.

    May 20, 2018
  • Added section containing service manuals (repair instructions) for various players under the heading CD-i Documentation.

    August 17, 2017
  • Added documentation for a wider range of OS-9 products to the Microware OS-9 Documentation section. Also added CD-I IFF documentation to the Authoring Manuals section.




  • CD-i FAQ
  • CD-i FAQ 2000 Edition
  • - The most up-to date and accurate CD-i FAQ available on the web
  • CD-i FAQ 2000 Edition - Italian version


  • CD-i OVERVIEWS
  • The Complete CD-i Players Overview - All CD-i players ever made
  • The Complete CD-i Accesories Overview - All available optional accesories
  • CD-i Related Technologies - CD-i subset players like Photo-CD and CD-BGM


  • CD-i DOWNLOADS
  • CD-i Development Player Downloads - Utilities for usage on a CD-i development system
  • PC/Windows Downloads - Utilities for usage on a PC
  • CD-i Application Downloads - Runtime software for Video-CD and Photo-CD
  • CD-i Disc Images Downloads - Software for usage on a CD-i player
  • CD-i Homebrew Downloads - Projects from the ever growing CD-i homebrew scene


  • CD-i DOCUMENTATION
  • CD-i Player Manuals - User instructions for various models of CD-i players
  • CD-i Service Manuals - Repair instructions for various models of CD-i players
  • CD-i Full Functional Specification (Green Book) - Official specification of the CD-i system
  • CD-i Technical Documentation / System - Documents related to the CD-i system
  • CD-i Technical Documentation / Software - Documents related to CD-i software applications
  • CD-i Technical Documentation / PIM Technical Notes - Documents from Philips Interactive Media
  • Microware OS-9 Documentation - Technical manuals for OS-9 products
  • Authoring Manuals - Manuals for CD-i development equipment and software
  • Philips Media Brochures - Authoring hardware and software and professional players
  • The Interactive Engineer - Newsletter for CD-i developers


  • CD-i ARTICLES
  • CD-i Articles - Articles related to CD-i written by me and others
  • Classic ICDIA Articles - Archive of articles published by the ICDIA


  • CD-i PROMOTIONAL MATERIAL
  • CD-i Promotional Videos - Promotional videos in MPEG-1 format
  • Historical advertisements and publications - CD-i landmarks in print
  • Press Information - Chronicling various press releases for CD-i


  • CD-i RESOURCES
  • ICDIA CD-i Software Archive - The world's largest CD-i software collection
  • Philips/OptImage/PMpro Technical Support Site - Official mirror of the former cdprosupport.com
  • CD-i Dev Research Site - Mirror of the former cdidev.emuvibes.com
  • CD-i Links - CD-i on the Web


  • ABOUT THE ICDIA
  • More about the ICDIA - Mission statement
  • Site revision history - All additions made to this site

  • E-mail & Contact

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