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2answers
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In what format is Audacity processing compressed audio files?

What is Audacity doing with a compressed format when importing an mp3 or flac into it? It looks like it is extracting it When I open a wav file, it looks different - it just processes for a ...
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1answer
4k views

How to convert several files of one type (e.g. wav to mp3) using VLC or Audacity at a single blow?

I have 10 wav-Files. I want to convert all of them into mp3-Files. I managed to to this for one single file (as described in How to convert media using VLC?), but I don't want to do this for every ...
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2answers
54 views

How to find a sound bite amoungst a collection of sound files?

Salvete! I have a sound bite where a person is speaking a particular phrase. Now, I have copied that sound bite and pasted it into several other sound files. Now I need to find all the files into ...
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1answer
824 views

Convert mp3 to wav

Could someone tell if we can convert an MP3 file to WAV format and regain the initial audio clarity? If so, how do I do that?
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2answers
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How to convert mp3 to wav with specific options?

I need to convert mp3 files to 8KHz PCM-code 64Kbps bitrate wav file. Is this possible with lame or mpg123, or any other programmes? Thanks.
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1answer
994 views

Converting from WAV to MP3 using WMP 12

Hopefully this is a really dumb question, but I can't find the answer: Using WMP 12, bundled with Win64 Home Premium. I have a big music library in WAV format for use on my home stereo system. ...
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3answers
171 views

Can I e-mail as WAV file and get back a MP3 file? [closed]

Is there a service where I could e-mail as WAV file and get it back a MP3 file?
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0answers
184 views

Automatically convert WAV files into MP3 files on Mac

Someone already had similar question but he wanted to convert FLAC into MP3. In my case I want to convert WAV into MP3 and the solution in the other question doesn't help me. Workflow would be the ...
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1answer
241 views

how to get audio file from a WMV video?

I have a WMV file. I want a WAV or MP3 of its audio. Is this possible without some dubious shareware?
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4answers
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Size comparison: wav versus MP3

How much space do I save with MP3 compression of audio compared to .wav files? In particular I'm looking for voice recordings, not so much music. Any benchmark data about this? Links?
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2answers
1k views

Convert wav file to mp3

I have a wave file with encoded using the following. (Taken from VLC Media information) Codec: PCM S16 LE (araw) Channels: Stereo Sample rate: 44100 Hz Bits per sample: 16 The file is 30 MB I want ...
3
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1answer
552 views

Make VLC play all of a sound clip?

In VLC 1.0.5, sound files (mp3 and wav) are not playing completely. I think the leading .1 sec and trailing .5 second, more or less, are not playing. I remember this behavior from some years ago, but ...
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1answer
83 views

Seeking automated toolchain for WAV cleanup and conversion to MP3 (currently using Audacity manually)

I use Finale with the Garritan sounds to convert my music into WAV files; after that I manually load each one into Audacity and select all use the "normalize" effect (with default settings) ...
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1answer
47 views

Could conversion to MP3 cause a the file to start earlier?

I recorded a track(track1) in audacity on top of another track (track2) and then exported only track1 as an mp3. it now seems that track1 kind of starts 1/2 a second early. Could this happened due to ...
4
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2answers
4k views

Converting .wav (CCITT A-Law format) to .mp3 using LAME

I would like to convert wav files to mp3 using the lame encoder (lame.exe). The wav files are recorded along the following specifications: Bit Rate: 64kbps Audio sample size: 8 bit Channels: 1 (mono) ...