Audio Encoders/Decoders

MP3 Dancer
MP3 Dancer
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(50 votes)
Freeware
XP Codec Pack
XP Codec Pack
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(8 votes)
Freeware

XP Codec Pack is one of the most complete codec packs which helps you to play all major audio and video formats. And... to enjoy your multimedia experience, instead of 3 or 4 different players you get one, simple integrated player that plays almost all audio and video files: Media Player Classic.

Free Audio CD to MP3 Converter
Free Audio CD to MP3 Converter
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(17 votes)
Freeware

The Audio CD to MP3 Converter 3.1 lets you convert your songs and audio files to the desired format. This software lets you convert CD to MP3, CD to WMA, CD to WAV and CD to OGG formats and the best part is there is no compromise in quality. You can check if it is the right audio, using the inbuilt player before converting. It can even handle scratched CD’s with ease.

AC-3 ACM Codec
AC-3 ACM Codec
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(0 votes)
Freeware

AC-3 ACM Codec (formerly AC-3 ACM Decompressor) offers Dolby Digital AC-3 decoding for Windows ACM. AC-3 ACM Codec is based on the open source liba52 library by Aaron Holtzman and Michel Lespinasse, and the open source FFmpeg ac3enc code by Fabrice Bellard.

ocenaudio
ocenaudio
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(4 votes)
Freeware

Ocenaudio is an all-in-one audio editing application based on Ocen Framework and Qt Framework. It comes with a variety of effects, such as EQ, gain, and filtering, which can be applied to your tracks. With an efficient memory management system, you can load any number of audio tracks.

Universal Media Server
Universal Media Server
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(6 votes)
Open source

Universal Media Server is a DLNA-compliant UPnP Media Server. This program streams or transcodes video, audio, and image formats with little or no configuration. It uses FFmpeg, MEncoder, tsMuxeR, MediaInfo, OpenSubtitles, and other media APIs to support a variety of formats.

MP3 Sound Cutter
MP3 Sound Cutter
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(41 votes)
Freeware

Power MP3 Cutter (MP3 Sound Cutter) is an app that can cut smaller sound pieces from big MP3 or WAV format files directly. You can add fade-in and fade-out effect to the exported audio easily. You can also choose to cut selected audio or unselected audio.

AoA Audio Extractor
AoA Audio Extractor
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(44 votes)
Freeware

As music videos occupy a lot of space on your hard disk, keeping just the songs and not the images could be a more efficient solution. Programs like AoA Audio Extractor are designed to help you with this task. You will be able to extract the audio content from an entire video or just certain sections from the input file.

WAV MP3 Converter
WAV MP3 Converter
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(11 votes)

WAV MP3 Converter supports converting batches of audio formats MP3 WAV WMA and OGG from one to another directly on-the-fly and sopports Normaolizing. It can support MP3 files to WAV files for burning on an audio CD.

YoGen Vocal Remover
YoGen Vocal Remover
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(41 votes)
Shareware

YoGen Vocal Remover is an application that enables users to remove lead vocals from stereo sound. Actually this program removes the voice on your audio files. If you like a song but you do not like the way the singer sings or if you want to listen to the music alone, you can use this program to edit it.

Sony Sound Forge Audio Studio
Sony Sound Forge Audio Studio
User rating:
(68 votes)
Shareware

Sound Forge™ Audio Studio software is the easiest way to work with music and sound on your home computer. Record almost anything. Give your tracks presence and sparkle. Digitize rare LP records and tapes, create your own karaoke tracks, burn CDs, and generate files for the Web and all your favorite portable players.

Free MP3 Converter
Free MP3 Converter
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(10 votes)
Freeware

You can use our Free MP3 Converter together with Winamp (get it here) to rewrite some of your existing MP3's. The first step is to play the file with the output plugin called "Nullsoft Disk Writer plug-in". Then you can use Free MP3 Converter/Encoder to encode your .wav file into an MP3 according to your newly desired preferences.

FLAC
FLAC
User rating:
(15 votes)
Freeware

FLAC stands for Free Lossless Audio Codec, an audio format similar to MP3, but lossless, meaning that audio is compressed in FLAC without any loss in quality. This is similar to how Zip works, except with FLAC you will get much better compression because it is designed specifically for audio, and you can play back compressed FLAC files in your favorite player just like you would an MP3 file.

Sci-Fi Sound Pack
Sci-Fi Sound Pack
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(2 votes)
Freeware

The sound pack integrates perfectly with MorphVOX Voice Morphing Software and is FREE.This package includes a large number of sounds that include sounds for: -Power Up. -Alarm. -Beam Weapon. -Electro-Hit. -Blast. -Robotic Arm. -Shields Down. -Teleport.

Farm Animal Sounds
Farm Animal Sounds
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(6 votes)
Freeware

Farm Animal Sounds is an additional library of sounds for MorphVOX. Farm Animal Sounds will integrate perfectly with your currently installed MorphVOX, adding eleven new barnyard sounds: Big Cow Moo, Chicken, Donkey, Goat, Horse Snort, Horse Whinny, Owl, Pig Grunt, Pig Squeal, Rooster and Turkey.

SuperEasy Audio Converter
SuperEasy Audio Converter
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(1 vote)
Shareware

SuperEasy Audio Converter converts audio files of most different formats directly to those standards that you require for your device or your demands. Even better, it downloads flash videos from platforms like Youtube and MyVideo, rips sound tracks from video files and audio CDs and converts them to the desired format.

AC3File
AC3File
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(10 votes)
Freeware

AC3File is a DirectShow source filter required to read AC3 and DTS files. This application supports most types of AC3 and DTS files such as an Audio CD rip, DVD rip, etc. AC3File is used automatically by DirectShow players such as Windows Media Player, Zoom player, etc.

AnalogX AutoTune
AnalogX AutoTune
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(21 votes)
Freeware

Sometimes, trying to find the root note of a sound sample, by ear, means a lot of wasted time. AnalogX AutoTune is a small application you can use to auto-tune all the samples to the same note. It analyzes the provided sound sample in the frequency space in order to find the dominant note and then tunes that sample to the same frequency.

Windows 7 Codec Pack
Windows 7 Codec Pack
User rating:
(111 votes)
Freeware

The Windows 7 Codec Pack supports almost every compression and file type used by modern video and audio files. The package is easy to install, while also offering advanced settings to the high end user: - For advanced installation options select "Expert Installation". - For simple installation select "Easy Installation".

Free MP3 WMA Cutter
Free MP3 WMA Cutter
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(18 votes)
Freeware

To the obvious audio slicing capabilities that Free MP3 WMA Cutter offers, you have to add a series of editing features, a CD ripper, and the possibility of saving the final audio in different formats. The program’s interface will display the selected file as a waveform graph, which will allow you to set the cutting points not only in a more intuitive way but also more accurately.

DJ Promixer Free
DJ Promixer Free
User rating:
(28 votes)
Freeware

DJ Promixer Free is a program that allows you to create playlists and edit sound mixes. You will have access to an adjustable break slider which allows you to make fine transitions from one tune to another. It brings you dozens of useful controls that will help you improve the quality of your mix such as sound volume, auto sync function, auto loop or bit rate.

Aiseesoft Audio Converter
Aiseesoft Audio Converter
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(0 votes)
Shareware

This program is more than its name implies. Besides helping you convert your sound files between multiple audio formats, this application also enables you to extract soundtracks from your favorite movies, join multiple songs into a single file, and trim audio files with just a few clicks.

CoolSoft VirtualMIDISynth
CoolSoft VirtualMIDISynth
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(16 votes)
Freeware

VirtualMIDISynth is a software MIDI synthesizer implemented as a Windows multimedia user driver, accessible as a standard MIDI Out device. It lets you play MIDI files and convert them to WAV, MP3, or FLAC format. Up to 4 virtual devices can be set up with individual SoundFont configuration.

Voice Changer
Voice Changer
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(17 votes)
Freeware

Voice Changer is a pretty neat and simple application created for the purpose of letting you easily change the pitch and the speed of a WAV, MP3, or WMA audio file. By using this tool and changing the pitch and the playback speed of an audio file you will be able to modify the way that a voice playback recorded onto that file sounds like.

AudioCatalyst
AudioCatalyst
User rating:
(5 votes)
Shareware

AudioCatalyst is a CD ripper and audio encoder based on the ever-popular AudioGrabber and XingMP3 Encoder. Features include CDDB support, the option to save as either a WAV or an MP3 file with or without the intermediary WAV file, definable encoding ...