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transferring audio files into mp3 format

by ruba2 / June 18, 2005 12:39 PM PDT

can anybody tell me how to transfer audio files into mp3 format. all music tracks that i have are not in mp3 format and when i tried to drag them into itunes library to transfer them to my new ipod, nothing showed up! i've been trying to figure out a way to do so but in vain !

thanks

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Converting to MP3
by John.Wilkinson / June 19, 2005 8:16 AM PDT

I recommend Easy CD-DA Extractor from Poikosoft. It's small at 6MB, easy-to-use, and supports multiple formats, including wma and wav. Just drag the My Music folder to the file list from the built-in file explorer, select the output type and quality, and press convert. Best part...it takes less than 10 seconds to convert a 3 minute song, including the track information! Mind you, it's just a 30-day trial version, but it's the best program I've found.

Hope this helps,
John

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converting to mp3
by ruba2 / June 21, 2005 11:31 AM PDT
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thanks a lot!! it worked for me !!

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convert wma to mp3?
by sharonandtom / June 29, 2005 3:04 PM PDT
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Did that work for wma files too? I'm thinking of buying an ipod but I have a bunch of wma files purchased from walmart - and I understand they won't play on an ipod...I want to know if there's any way I can convert them to mp3.

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converting to mp3
by ruba2 / July 11, 2005 8:09 AM PDT
In reply to: convert wma to mp3?

hi,
if that didn't work with you, you can try this link

http://www.download.com/Mini-Stream-Ripper/3000-2140_4-10404865.html

i use it to convert music into mp3 and download it to my ipod. so go ahead and get the ipod; i was a little hesitant b4 getting the ipod b/c everything i have was in other format. the only thing is that it's a trial version and the trial period ends after 30 days.
good luck

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Try aumpel for non-DRM WMA to MP3 conversion
by gidap / October 3, 2007 2:50 AM PDT
In reply to: convert wma to mp3?

It will convert WMA as long as there is no DRM. It's pretty easy to use, and faster than iTunes at converting MP3, from my experience.

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Free Source
by Stan Chambers / July 13, 2005 1:25 PM PDT
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MP3 converter
by Johnfort / August 2, 2005 11:56 PM PDT
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