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Wave Editor
Wave Editor is a fast and easy digital audio editing software. Wave Editor provides powerful and user-friendly editing environment which suits beginners especially and perform basic editing capabilities like: cut, copy, paste and delete parts of recording.

AudioPaint generates sounds from pictures. The program reads JPEG, GIF, PNG and BMP files and translates each pixel color and position into frequency, amplitude and pan information. AudioPaint can therefore be considered as a massive additive synthesizer.

MuseScore is a free cross platform WYSIWYG music notation program, licenced under GNU GPL.

Sonic Visualiser
Sonic Visualiser is an application for viewing and analysing the contents of music audio files.

Wavosaur is a free sound editor, audio editor, wav editor software for editing, processing and recording sounds, wav and mp3 files. Wavosaur has all the features to edit audio (cut, copy, paste, etc.) produce music loops, analyze, record, batch convert.

PCWin Speaker Record
PCWin Speaker Record - records everything you hear from your speakers. Save as mp3 or wav files. Records at 128 Kbps CD quality. Now you can enjoy your music and podcast anytime!

Text2Speech is Text to Speech Synthesis application that converts text into immediate speech. Simply put this software will read text to you. Its features include: Playback at custom Rate, Export into Wav File, Export into Mp3 File.

If you've done a fair amount of digital audio, you've probably noticed that when you backup your audio tracks, and then restore them, sometimes it seems to take more CPU time or not perform as well as it used to... This isn't your imagination, this is the joys of interleaved files. A normal file loves to be written out linearly; with every byte following the last byte, but digital audio doesn't work the same way, it prefers each sample to be woven with the next tracks sample, and that's just what this does... AnalogX Interleave takes a file (normally a single audio track from a multitrack recording), and interleaves it with any number of other files you select, with independent header and content sizes for each file! This allows you to re-interleave files that you might have previously archived, or even improve the performance of files stored on another drive (since normal file copy will copy the file in a linear fashion again).

StepVoice Recorder
StepVoice Recorder 1.0 beta (last freeware version) is a real-time recording software with MP3 file format support.
Allows recording from any sound source.
By changing recording bitrate you may vary sound quality from PHONE (3.5-7.0 Mb/hour) to CD (3.5-7.0 Mb/3 minutes)!
- Support recording from all sound sources (microphone, media players, internet audio, etc.);
- Supporting file formats: MP3;
- Direct MP3 encoding without temporary WAV files;
- Auto name system;
- Friendly interface;
- and much more...
Download (last freeware version)

Audacity is a free audio editor. Audacity can record live audio through a microphone or mixer, or digitize recordings from cassette tapes, vinyl records, or minidiscs. With some sound cards, it can also capture streaming audio...

Mp3 ID3v1v2 Tag Edit & Sort Tool
Mp3 files ID3 tags group edits tool with sorting, copying & renaming functions. Main features: reading and writing of mp3 file’s id3 tags with ID3 V1 full Read/Write Support and ID3 V2 Basic Read/Write Support; group ID3V1 or V2 or both tags editing/updating/removing; copying/renaming of edited mp3 files with advanced renaming options.

AudioShell is a freeware MS Windows Explorer shell extension plugin which allows you to view and edit music file tags directly in Windows Explorer. AudioShell supports MP3 (all ID3v2 tag versions), WMA, ASF, WMV, Apple iTunes AAC (M4A and M4P), MP4, OGG, FLAC (vorbis comment tags), MPC, MP+, monkey's audio, WAV pack, optim frog (APE and APEv2 tags). AudioShell adds tag editor and viewer tabs to the music files properties menu (you can edit tags file by file or by groups), detailed music files hints with tag and file information, and additional columns in the Explorer files list. Full Unicode support.

Quick Mixer
Quick Mixer 1.8.3 (last freeware version) is a tray-agent alternative to the Windows Volume Control (SNDVOL32.EXE). Quick Mixer is re-sizeable and has many settings which affect the way it looks and acts. Quick Mixer is a great replacement for that little yellow speaker icon that may now be in your tray! Quick Mixer controls Main-Volume, Main-Treble, Main-Bass and up-to 16 playback audio sources! Quick Mixer gives you access to every available playback mute on your sound-card. Quick Mixer gives you access to the first on/off check under Advanced, Other Controls. Quick Mixer allows you to create 10 audio profiles and optionally starts up with a default profile. Quick Mixer has full install support and un-installs through the Control Panel.

KaraFun offers a complete solution for home karaoke. This karaoke software is based on a powerful and evolutive 3D animation engine. KaraFun contains an easy to use editor which can import many existing karaoke songs. Even if KaraFun is supporting KAR files (midi), it is also designed to work with MP3 files or other digital format. KaraFun also introduces the new KFN file format. The editor allows to build unique and funny karaoke files.

Volumouse provides you a quick and easy way to adjust the sound volume on your system - simply by rolling the wheel of your wheel mouse. It allows you to define a set of rules for determining when the wheel will be used for changing the sound volume. For example: You can configure Volumouse to use your mouse wheel for volume control when the Alt key is hold down, when the left mouse button is down, when the mouse cursor is over the taskbar, and so on... When the conditions that you define are not satisfied, your mouse wheel will be used for the regular scrolling tasks, exactly as before.

Fair Use for Windows Media (FairUse4WM 1.3) will extract the personally identifiable information (description keys) from Media Player for the purpose of allowing the user to improve the interoperability of legitimately acquired media files. At least one file with an active license is necessary.

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