Re: mp3 to wav converters - avoiding bloatware


Subject: Re: mp3 to wav converters - avoiding bloatware
andre_mc@alcor.concordia.ca
Date: Fri Jul 30 2004 - 11:40:28 EDT


ITunes cna be set to not copy everything, under preferences/ advanced uncheck
the copy files to....

Quoting EAM <EAM@sontec.demon.co.uk>:

> Thanks Tim. I should have mentioned in my hasty first post that avoiding
> bloatware, like iTunes, would be desirable.
>
> So, any good converters for Mac that don't copy everything and fill up
> the hard drive?
>
> Robert
>
>
>
> In message <1091159770.14859.201365093@webmail.messagingengine.com>, Tim
> Sutton <timsutton@fastmail.fm> writes
> >For PC, you can avoid the iTunes bloat with Winamp, and be able to
> >convert any file which is playable, like ogg. In Winamp, switch the
> >output device to DiskWriter... just don't forget to switch it back when
> >you're done.
> >
> >--Tim
> >
> >On Thu, 29 Jul 2004 20:28:58 +0000 (UTC), "Phil Thomson"
> ><philthom@freeshell.org> said:
> >> iTunes runs on all the platforms you mentioned. It converts to and from
> >> wave, aiff and mp3.
> >>
> >> > Can anybody recommend a good, reliable mp3 to wav converter for PC
> >> > (WIN2000) and Mac (OS9.2.2 and/or OS 10.2)?
> >> >
> >> > Many thanks.
> >> > Robert Worby
> >> >
> >>
> >> =========
> >> Phil Thomson
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> >>
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>
> --
> Robert Worby
>

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