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Connect a USB Digital-to-Analog Converter (DAC) to a monitor

I have a Digital-to-Analog Converter (DAC) directly connected to my computer and want to also use it with my monitor (no USB port) which is connected to some other devices (such as gaming consoles). ...
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How can I create visual display of audio clip on VLC? Any Plugins?

How can I create image of any audio clip showing entire track either for quick identification or thumbnail views? I am looking for something like soundcloud display so that its possible to identify ...
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Using Medieval .cue splitter

I've successfully used Medieval to split FLAC .cues but am unable to do the same with .ape .cues, even though the web site claims it can. Any ideas on what must be done to achieve "splitting" an .ape ....
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Windows Batch & VLC Issues

Currently I am attempting to write a batch file that recursively converts all .wav files in my folder into .ogg files and places them into a folder on a different disk using vlc's command line ...
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Windows convert and copy filetype

When I have my Samsung Galaxy 8 plugged into my computer, and I drag an .m4a file to it, it prompts if I want to just copy the file, or "convert and copy" the file since it thinks my MTP device may ...
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Automatically convert audio files dropped into a watched folder?

Ableton Live exports to WAV or IAFF formats, and then we convert those files manually, then upload them to our website where they're picked up for podcasting. I'm wondering if there's a way to export ...
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How to convert/open audio .paf files?

I am trying to open a song file from a video game music folder. It's a tricky .paf file which I've tried to open or convert with no good results. This is my first post, I hope it's in the right place. ...
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Randomly select 10 seconds from mp3 files

I have a directory tracks with 3 files track1.mp3, track2.mp3, track3.mp3. I want to select a random chunk of 10 seconds from each file and combine these chunks into a new file called sample.mp3. How ...
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WAVE_FORMAT_IEEE_FLOAT to WAVE_FORMAT_PCM

I'm new to using ffmpeg and working with audio files in general and need help. I currently have a WAV file of type WAVE_FORMAT_IEEE_FLOAT: 0x0003 that I need to be of type WAVE_FORMAT_PCM: 0x0001. If ...
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How to convert audible AAX file to M4B format, while preserving all information (including artwork)

I tried to find a solution that will allow me to batch-process a whole bunch of AAX files (which I bought over the years) into M4B. I tried using the audible-activator in order to extract the secret, ...
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Merge 2 audio tracks into one inside mp4 without re-encode video?

New Nvidia Share allows record videos with two audio tracks: one with in-game audio and second with microphone audio. How can I merge the audio tracks into one without re-encode the video? If ...
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FFmpeg `Guessed Channel Layout for Input Stream`

Consider a simple FFmpeg conversion, such as: ffmpeg -i dream.wav dream-ffmpeg.mp3 -y It produces the following warning: Guessed Channel Layout for Input Stream #0.0 : mono How can I tell FFmpeg,...
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Batch convert with video passthrough, audio recode

How do I batch convert all files in a directory from mkv to mp4 where the video is passed through (not re-encoded) but the audio is converted (re-encoded)? I thought it would be something like: for ...
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Extract High Quality vs Original quality audio from YouTube?

The name of the program being used is 4K Video Downloader. Question is, if for example, the Original Quality says it's 128k, is it really going to get any better if I try to extract it with High ...
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No sound even after conversion for mpeg movie

A number of years ago I digitized some old VHS tapes to the .mpg file type. At the time the digitization worked fine (both video and audio), but I recently went to play those files and they no longer ...
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Recover original MP3 from decoded WAV

I have a CD that was made from an MP3 source. I have since lost the original source. Is it possible to reconstruct the original source from the decompressed audio on the CD, the goal being to save ...
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conversion backward from mp3 to oma

My wife has a very old Sony walkman which plays audio files in a special format: oma. The software has stopped working and seems not to be supported by Sony any more. I thought I might try to ...
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Convert MPEG-1 Audio Layer II sound to WAV file

I need a command line tool to convert mp2 sound files to wav files that runs on Windows. ffmpeg seems to decode correctly but outputs an error message: Error while decoding stream #0:0: Invalid data ...
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What's a good way of batch converting tracker files?

So, as the title says, I would like to know a good way to convert tracker files (*.mod, *.xm, *.s3m, et cetera) to a format like *.mp3 or *.ogg. A command-line solution would be preferred.
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Maximising efficiency of my M4A music playlist

Reading this answer here and questions like: What lossy audio formats are more (or less) "efficient"? Are there any perceptible differences between the sound quality of 192 versus 320 kbps ...
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What are the protocols that are used in teamviewer audio chat?

My country is blocking VOIP, so basically I can't make audio or video chats. However when using Teamviewer, it's always possible to make audio and video conferences. I want to know how is that ...
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Batch video convert with FFmpeg: combine image and audio

I have a folder full of audio file with .mp3 .amr and .wav extension. I have a image.jpg. What I want is combine the image.jpg with every audio file in that folder and convert them to separate vidoe....
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How can I mass convert MIDIs to MP3s?

I happen to have multiple MIDIs, and I have to convert them to MP3s for a certain task. I simply can't trust online convertors. I have looked into using ffmpeg, but I believe it does not have MIDI ...
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Splitting from 1 to 4 stereo input streams to 8 mono streams

I wanted to know if there is a way to splitting from the files with 1 to 4 stereo streams into separate 8 audio streams in one output file. I would like to use the same command. I convert a large ...
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Converting and playing of *.cvf format audio (samsung) files [closed]

I have some old audio *.cvf format (Samsung) files that I need to Convert and play. I do not find any player or converter who can do it. Does anybody have an idea ?
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Headphone to line out

My laptop has a headphone out port. My PA wants a line in input. I've been looking for an adapter or a USB to line out. I haven't really found what I think I'm looking for. But then I don't know a ...
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Convert m4a to aac without quality loss?

I wanna use a program on an .m4a file, but the program can't handle .m4a. It can handle .aac, however, and the codec of the file is MPEG-4 AAC. Is there a way to convert to .aac (and preferably ...
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Avisynth Audio Balance

I am hoping someone knows of an easy way to adjust the balance of audio channels in Avisynth. I’m trying to combine these two videos into one (yes, I know that some already exist). I threw together ...
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VLC media player select audio track for conversion

When using VLC media player to convert a video with multiple audio tracks into another format (that may support only one audio track) using only one audio track, how do I select the audio track that ...
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Extracting audio from a video file using VLC

I am trying to extract audio from a given .mp4 file to .mp3 format. In Media>>Convert/Save, I have made setting as showed in images attached. Now my problem is: I only get *.ts format as output and ...
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Upload lossless m4a to Sony walkman without conversion using Windows 10?

Windows 10 Pro, Sony Walkman NWZ-W273S, 4GB, v. 1.0 Uploading (256kbit)m4a 109mb without conversion and it doesn't play, on the other hand if I convert it, along with the upload, the size gets ...
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Cannot convert MP3 to wav to burn audio CD

I have made a mp3 recording using Perfect recorder app on Windows 8 Phone Lumia 635. I have transfered this 2 mp3 files to a Windows 10 PC. I can play this files without any problem in Windows media ...
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Re-encode AC3 5.1 audio with variable bitrate using FFmpeg

Does the AC3 audio format support variable bitrate encoding? If so, is it possible to use FFmpeg's -vbr option to achieve that? I'd like to avoid converting from 5.1 to a 2-channel stereo because I'...
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Error when adding silent channels to ProRes file in FFMpeg

I'm trying to follow this guide to build a usable 5.1 audio for a piece of hardware with specific needs. When I run the command: ffmpeg -ar 48000 -acodec pcm_s24le -f s24le -ac 5 -i /dev/zero -i ...
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Increase mean volume of a video/audio file

I have a video file which most of its sound is too quiet. I analysed it with FFmpeg (ffmpeg -af volumedetect) and it gave me the following stats: n_samples: 1240911872 mean_volume: -31.9 dB ...
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Converting YouTube video to FLAC

I wanted know if it's okay to convert a song (youtube) video to FLAC so I can open it in Audacity without losing quality to export as an MP3 (192kbps); Wouldn't the FLAC retain the quality of the song ...
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how to convert .to files to a popular audio format

I have received an audio file with extension .To from a friend. I have found a player for this file type, but I want to convert it to a popular audio format in order to play it in my other gadgets. I ...
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How to create MP3 from WAV without silence at the start and end?

I´m creating MP3 files from WAV in FL Studio. But in created MP3 file is a very short silence (for example 0.02 sec) at the beginning and at the end of the file. In my program, I want to merge these ...
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Conversion from Nmf to wav using Nice media player commandline modes

I have nice media format(nmf) file on my local drive i want to convert it back to wav.I have Nice media player anybody know how to convert nmf wav via commandline?
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Best audio converter for flac to alac? [closed]

I just got a new phone with a lot more space. This means I can put my lossless audio on... trouble is, iTunes doesn't support flac.... There is alac, but I have yet to find a quality converter to ...
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Why Is Conversion From An MP3 To WAV (PCM) Lossless?

I understand that when converting between audio formats where no stream encoding is involved like when converting between WAV (PCM), AIFF, FLAC, ALAC, WMA Lossless, and etc, the process is usually ...
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avconv gives empty output

I tried converting a video file to a desired format using FFmpeg through WinFF. I have specific demands about some aspects of the output file, while other aspects should be set in a way which will ...
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Transcode FLAC to FLAC without losing any metadata and replacing source files after validation

I have a fairly large collection of FLAC files which were encoded using a low compression level, and I would like to update them to a better FLAC encoder+compression level. I would like to avoid ...
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Convert YouTube DASH audio (youtube-dl) to m4a (AAC DL)

I am unable to listen to m4a DASH audio I download from YouTube via youtube-dl on Winamp. Is there an option in youtube-dl to remove the DASH audio part of m4a file and download/save it as an m4a (AAC ...
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How to encode and split an audio file in FFmpeg using asplit

I am trying to turn and split an audio file into two separate mp3 files with different qualities; One at 128k One at 320k What I 've come up so far is this: ffmpeg -i myaudiofile.wav [i1]asplit=2[...
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Synchronizing audio file directories of different types

My music library is encoded as .flac files. I have a backup in .ogg format for carrying around. It's simple enough to just convert the whole tree of flacs to ogg, including the path structure. Here's ...
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ffmpeg doesn't convert audio

I'm trying to convert my video file. Here is Input #0, avi, from 'file.mpg': Metadata: encoder : MEncoder SVN-r37289 Duration: 01:32:15.60, start: 0.000000, bitrate: 123104 kb/s ...
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Change codec of WAV file

Is there a way to change the codec/format of WAV file? Can I use ffmpegor anything else? From RIFF (little-endian) data, WAVE audio, Microsoft PCM, 8 bit, mono 8000 Hz to RIFF (little-endian) data,...
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Concatenate wav audio files leaving a small gap using SoX or other command line tool

I've been looking at using Sox to concatenate multiple raw audio files together. With SoX this is as simple as sox file1.wav file2.wav file3.wav out.wav However I want to join the files with a small ...
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Foobar 2000 - 5.1 surround sound

Can a song with 2 stereo channels be converted to 5.1 surround sound (6 channels)? Can it be played on DVD players also?