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Is there an easy way to split mp3 files?

I want to listen to audiobooks/podcasts on my MP3 player, but my crap MP3 has no ability to fast forward through a soundtrack or to skip to a random section. When I listen to them I often have to listen to the same thing several times because of the inability to skip.

I'm looking for some software that can automatically split mp3's into maybe 2-minute mp3's. I've found software that will do it if I specify the exact places to split; but is there something that will do it automatically?


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marked as duplicate by Diago Aug 19 '09 at 7:24

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dupe? superuser.com/questions/5315/… –  fretje Aug 19 '09 at 7:16

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AudioBookCutter is probably what you will like.
MP3DirectCut is also good tool for windows.

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MP3DirectCut rocks! –  Umber Ferrule Nov 17 '09 at 22:19
upvote for mp3directcut. –  576i Sep 16 '13 at 21:21

If you happen to be using Linux you can always use "split --bytes=1M --numeric-suffixes largefile.mp3 smallfile". However, you will have to append the .mp3 yourself unfortunately.

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