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1answer
30 views

How to monitor what triggers randomly starting program?

BACKGROUND INFO Hi, so the following has happened to me: Suddenly I realize that the program on Windows 8.1 that was associated with .mp3 files randomly starts, sometimes multiple times per minute. ...
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1answer
119 views

Normalize and remove silence from mp3s

I have a large number of audio files, each of which contains the pronounciation of a certain word. I need to batch process these files such that they all sound equaly loud when I'm finished with them. ...
0
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0answers
117 views

How to add album art (picture/jpeg) to MP3s with ID3 Mass Tagger?

I need to mass-tag MP3 files, so, I found this tool from this Super User question: ID3 mass tagger 0.78 I couldn't find how to add images (album art/cover) thought that CLI (command line interface) ...
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1answer
2k views

How do I add MP3, MP4 and H.264 support to Chromium on Windows?

Google Chrome on Windows comes with support for the above media formats, however, Chromium does not. I want to add support for my own personal use, how can I do this? I know that on Ubuntu this is ...
0
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2answers
564 views

How do I merge MP3 files without re-encoding? [duplicate]

I would like to merge multiple MP3 files on a Windows PC without decoding and re-encoding them. I don't mind if the final MP3 files loses the ID3 tags, but if it could somehow preserve the ID3 tags, ...
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1answer
189 views

A full-buffered media player which would load the whole media file

Well, everyone knows (I mean a lot of superpower users) that all kinds of multimedia applications need to read a part of the media files into the memory, and after processing, play that part for the ...
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1answer
1k views

If I format a CD like a USB, can I still reformat it to burn it as an mp3 CD?

I formatted a CD like a USB through Windows 7 auto play and filled it up with .mp3 files. Unfortunately the CD didn't play in my van. Is it possible to reformat the disc and burn it as an mp3 CD ...
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1answer
37 views

How can I quickly listen to just the beginning and end of multiple MP3s?

I have many small MP3 files and want to quickly listen to the beginning and end of each file. For this I was considering splitting each file into 3 parts and merging the beginning and end parts to ...
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2answers
73 views

Software to rip CD during playback?

Is it possible for me to play an audio CD and at the same time (i.e. concurrently with the playback) rip/convert the played tracks to MP3? If yes, how can I do this on Windows?
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6answers
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Can't edit MP3 tags like artist or title

I try to edit the tags of MP3 files and I found that some of the file cannot be edited. Here's the procedure when I edit the information of the MP3 file: Right click the MP3 file in Windows ...
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1answer
211 views

Lots of AlbumArt_{*} files in my Music folder

I have recently migrated over my files from Windows to Mac OS and have noticed that my Music folder contains many AlbumArt_{*}.jpg files. First of all I would like to know where these files are ...
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1answer
95 views

How to trim a group of mp3 files with a specific timings

I am having trouble finding the way to trim bunch of mp3 files. The time from the beginning and time from the end is fixed across all the files and should be specified by the user. I already tried ...
0
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1answer
96 views

How do I extract (rip) tracks from an audio CD using cdrfte?

On its SourceForge page, it says that cdrfte (short for cdrtools front end) can extract files from CD in mp3 format. However, I can't find anything on its support wiki or anywhere else about how this ...
0
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2answers
48 views

How can I edit many music files in the same unique way? [duplicate]

I have a lot of audio files that I want to change in different ways depending on which ones they are. Is there a way on Windows 7 or a program that can do the following? Turn all lower cased files ...
2
votes
3answers
99 views

MP3 as a Windows System Codecs

I am busy trying to convert some sound files (different formats) to MP3. I know there's a ton of different apps out there that would allow you to do this, but I prefer the simplicity of Winamp and ...
0
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2answers
265 views

How to tidy music mp3 files? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Auto-tagging MP3s I have thousands of MP3 files and it is really messy all over place. Some in drive E and F. There are a lot of duplicates files in many different ...
0
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1answer
372 views

Cannot modify MP3 metadata

I cannot change the metadata on some MP3s in Windows 7. I change the information, but it is lost later. Also, in Windows Media Player, I cannot see the tagging information and I cannot seek in the ...
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2answers
3k views

How to convert PCM to MP3?

I have some .pcm files and I want to convert them to high quality .mp3 format. How can I do that? I've tried searching online but haven't found any programs that can do this. Ay suggestions? ...
2
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3answers
1k views

ID3 tagging by “/artistname/albumname” directory structure

I have a large number of MP3s (> 10000) organized in a directory structure like /Music/Artistname/Albumname/Trackname.mp3 Many of them are missing the correct ID3 tags for artist and album. Does ...
5
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4answers
5k views

How to convert a CD into MP3 files with just Windows XP & Windows Media Player 9?

How can I convert a CD into MP3 files with Windows XP and Windows Media Player 9? At first sight it seems it can only save WMA files.
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1answer
91 views

Automating music transcode

I want to be able to transcode my music library (lots of nested folders, no space) to a different bitrate. I've been doing this manually with Media Coder, but I've noticed that not every file ends up ...
0
votes
1answer
403 views

How do I embed album art in an MP3 in iTunes?

In each folder I have the cover art, for example: /Adele /Adele/21 /Adele/21/cover.jpg cover.jpg is the album art. How do I embed that into my MP3s in iTunes?
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3answers
282 views

How to automate the process of organizing audio files on Windows

My library is a mess and manually organizing it in Windows Explorer is painful. I know MediaMonkey Gold provides tools to automatically organize your library folders, however are there any ...
2
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4answers
98 views

Advanced ID3 tags handling and audio files ordering [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to organize music? Some of my files do not have complete ID3 tags and some have typos or small differences in writing – so finally, my portable player sees “Mr. ...
0
votes
1answer
680 views

Windows: downloading of a wmv file (is it stream)?

Win7/x64. I saw a website that containing a report. http://www.dunatv.hu/gazdasag/varga_istvan_szerint_milliardok_hianyoznak.html It is uses Windows Media Player plugin that I installed under ...
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2answers
2k views

How do I connect an iPhone to my PC to load MP3s to it?

How can I connect my iPhone to my PC so I can download mp3's to it? I also want to update the OS on the phone. I have an iPod, but the connector doesn't seem to fit.
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2answers
330 views

How to trim the first 10 seconds from a batch of mp3?

This was asked before, Mass MP3 audio file editor, but I'm wondering if things have changed by now. I'm also ok with any solution that works for any OS, and even CLI. ffmpeg doesn't do the trick (the ...
1
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1answer
108 views

Sync iPod with iTunes

I recently bought a new computer. I installed iTunes on it and subscribed to all my favourite podcasts. When I plug in my iPod, iTunes tells me that an iPod can only be synced with a single iTunes ...
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10answers
46k views

Automatic MP3 tagger to fix ID3 tags [closed]

I am trying to find an MP3 tagger that will automatically fix ID3 tags. I am well aware of the options for manually fixing them such as: MusicBrainz Picard Media Monkey TuneUp I've read over ...
1
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2answers
87 views

Is there free software that can bulk process the length and bitrate of mp3s?

I'm looking for free windows software that I can use to create 20s clips of a large number of mp3s. Ideally I would be able to enter the desired settings once, and have the software process all of the ...
8
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3answers
4k views

Is there a command line MP3 player for Windows?

Is there a command line MP3 player for Windows? It needs to support CJK filenames. I have tried the following so far: mpg123: doesn't have the ability to pause/fast forward/backward. MpxPlayer: ...
0
votes
2answers
166 views

Removing duplicate fields in ID3 tags

I have a couple of MP3s that have duplicate fields in their ID3 tags. Let me show you what I mean: This is causing problems with some media players. Is there a tool that can automatically fix these ...
3
votes
2answers
2k views

Open Source Windows Command Line ID3 / ID3v2 Tagger

Is there an open source, command line based app for Windows to tag MP3 files by manually passing the artist, album etc as arguments? The answers for Is there a Windows command-line tool to set ID3 ...
3
votes
3answers
797 views

Display song lyrics in iTunes (from ID3 tags)

I've added lyrics to all the songs in my music library. Now, I'm looking for a way to display those lyrics in iTunes, and falling pretty short. I've seen a few widgets, but they all seem to focus on ...
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1answer
225 views

mp3 duplicate remover by listening & not tag based

I am reviewing a few mp3 duplicate remover which are not tag based but sound analysis based. These are the ones I found. Similarity, Audio Dedupe, Audio Comparer & Music Duplicate Remover. Any ...
1
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1answer
42 views

Tool to report what codecs were used for audio and video encoding for all files in a folder

Looking for a tool to report what codecs were used for audio and video encoding for all files in a folder. I use GSpot but it does it on a file per file basis. I want a tool to do it for all files in ...
2
votes
2answers
468 views

How to get iTunes to recognize that certain ID3 tags have been removed from files?

I use MusicBrainz Picard to manage the ID3 tags on my MP3 collection and iTunes for playing them and managing my iPod. I have Picard set to remove the Composer tag from any files that don't also ...
0
votes
1answer
417 views

Windows Media Player will not play files compressed with winLame using LAME encoding

We have a client who cannot listen to audio files we are compressing with winLame using the LAME mp3 encoding. Anyone have any idea what is happening here?
4
votes
2answers
2k views

Using iTunes, can I write all of the metadata into ID3 tags?

I'm not sure, but this may be part of the organization of my library. Currently, all of my music is properly sorted and indexed with accurate data. I want to make sure that this is written to the ID3 ...
0
votes
1answer
79 views

MP3 + JPG into SWF?

I'd like to compile an MP3 file and a JPG file into a single Flash SWF file that I can just upload and people don't need an MP3 plug-in to listen to it through a web browser. Does someone know of a ...
10
votes
4answers
17k views

What is a good way to batch re-encode mp3 files from a higher bitrate to a lower bitrate in Windows?

I have a few thousand MP3 files and they are all of mixed bitrate. I would like to run a program that can batch encode them all to 128 kbps. Are there any decent and free solutions for this for ...
2
votes
1answer
580 views

VLC - Adding to playlist

I am using Songr to find/stream songs and double click them to play in VLC which basically "plays" the URL. But as I am listening to one item and search for another and double click another item from ...
2
votes
3answers
141 views

How can I convert my mp3s to an iTunes-compatible format?

I've got a bunch of mp3s that iTunes just won't read or import. As far as I can tell they are just regular MP3s but obviously there is something iTunes doesn't like about them. After a bit of ...
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4answers
111 views

Autodelete/autorename mp3s?

I need a way that i can automatically scan my whole drive and rename my *.mp3 to *.3pm or delete them, how I could do that?
1
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1answer
130 views

Windows: Extract MP3 Audio from FLV file

What is the best way to extract the audio track from a FLV video file, preferably in MP3?
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2answers
1k views

Mp3 Tag Editor Open Source Windows [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Windows: What software do you recommend for editing MP3 ID3 tags? Can someone inform me of an open source mp3 tag editor that is on Windows? Audacity doesn't let me ...
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votes
4answers
238 views

Editing tags in bunch of MP3 files?

I have a bunch of files whose filename looks like "<Track> - <Title> - <Artist>.mp3". I'd like to rewrite their MP3 Title tag to be "<Track> - <Title>.mp3" so that each ...
1
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3answers
456 views

System freezes for 5 seconds when seeking in or skipping to songs and videos

When I start playing a new video or MP3 or skip to a time when playing them, my system hangs for a couple of seconds. A restart solves this problem, but only for a while. It does not matter which ...
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2answers
3k views

Adding synchronized lyrics to songs

I want to start something like a personal TuneWiki on my computer. I'm using Windows and have a lot of MP3s. Now I want to add lyrics to them for personal use. I tried Windows Media Player but it is ...
3
votes
2answers
1k views

Increase Speed of MP3 With Command-Line Tool

I'm looking for a Windows command-line tool that will allow me to increase the playback speed of MP3 files (podcasts and audiobooks). Preferrably free or open source. Update: I want to be able to ...