Digital Audio

Digital audio is technology that can be used to record, store, generate, manipulate, and reproduce sound using audio signals encoded in digital form. Following significant advances in technology, digital rapidly replaced analog audio technology in most areas. Digital audio systems may include compression, storage, processing and transmission components. It is important to distinguish between the audio coding format, the codec performing the encoding and decoding of the raw audio data, and the container file. Common file formats include .wav, .aiff, .au, .m4a, .mp3, .wma, .ra and .raw.

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Hi,

At present, we are using Spotify as our source for playing quality music on Denon AVR X4300 through our Dali speakers.

We would like to have the best quality sounding music.

Which music streaming service offers the best sounding quality music, to be played on Denon AVR X4300?

Thanks,
Robbie
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I will soon be starting a podcast that will ultimately feature 2 or 3 episodes weekly. I travel a fair amount, so I know that having a system in place that would allow me to have automated uploads on certain dates and times would enable the episode updating to be a smooth process.

"Uploads" may be a little off the mark. I already have some cron jobs ON a website (freelanced out, since I am not a techie) that replace existing files on he website each Friday with new ones at a specified day and time on a weekly basis that has run very well for a couple of years now. I upload the new files on Wednesday or Thursday at my convenience and that's all I have to do.

To be sure, the names of the uploaded files are exactly the same as the ones being updated (or simply written over, that is).  I have not yet dug deeper into the names required for podcast files, if there are any such requirements, and want to get an expert view of what I want to do, as described.

I did some searching on Google, but they continue to descend into Internet Hell, insisting on providing search results that do not fit the search terms. On a recent trip. I needed to find a laundromat to do a load or two of laundry and a search on "laundromat" with the city name resulted in a list of DRY CLEANERS! Not even "close but no cigar" as far as I'm concerned.
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delete first 2 minutes of audio .aac file

Is there any software on windows 10 desktop that would allow me to do this to .aac file

Not looking to record audio/video.
Just a simple program to delete a small amount of audio (no video)
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How can I fast forward within MP3 files on an iPhone X?

I listen to MP3 files that are around an hour long and sometimes want to rewind or fast forward several seconds or several minutes within the MP3 files while listening to these files using the iPhone music app.

How can this be done?
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I have no need for groove music. I have no idea where it is from nor do I care. It is not listed in my programs that I can remove. How do I eliminate this program?
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I had this question after viewing phone calls and google voice.

How can I use audicity to record a google voice (it is called google hangouts now) phone call
on windows 10
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I rented a movie on itunes and I am trying to transfer it to my ipod classic 6th generation.  The movie says it is HD.  When I try to move it to my ipod it looks like it will transfer and then it moves back to the other column and is not tranferred.  I assume this is because my generation ipod cannot download it.  When I go to itunes on this movie it does show some details of size that shows an sd version that is smaller in size than the hd one.  I can't seem to find this on the itunes page for the movie.  I also see in my purchased area of itunes that you can uncheck the box that says download hd movies if available.  So here is the question, if I delete the movie (not just try to redownload) will I be able to download it again?  Will it show that I purchased it or is it gone?  I want to do this to try and start from scratch and uncheck the box that says download hd movies if avaialble.    Maybe this is not the answer, any ideas?
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final draft dictation : how to enable dictation in final draft?
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What settings do I need to configure to record audio from a YouTube video onto Audacity?
I'm running windows 7 and Audacity 2.1.1
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I recently found a bunch of my cds of music I've gathered over a couple decades.  I have imported them all into my Macbook's iTunes.  I looked for a short time to see if iTunes can do what I want, but it seems like the files have to be physically on the devices to do this.  Or I have to turn on Home Sharing.  Meh.  Not really a solution I'm looking for.  I didn't see an option to put them in the cloud and then stream to my devices?  Did I miss that?

Ideally, I would like to put the files in the cloud and then access those songs from my devices.  Essentially, I'm asking for a way to stream my music, right?  I'm new to Plex and imagine that can do what I want it to if I install the Plex client on all my devices and buy Plex Pass, but wanted to know if there is another option I should look into?  
What have you used and recommend?

(If you've experience with Plex Pass please share your experience!)

I have a Macbook, iPhone, Apple TV, Roku and iPad.

Thank you for looking.
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I went through this a couple of years ago, and the situation has changed a bit, but once again, I am stuck!

I have an iPDTL account. I want to have a friend connect with me online. He will be talking on a microphone through his computer and I will be doing the same, We should be able to hear each other just fine with headphone plugged into the computers. I want to record our conversation using Adobe Audition.  

That's it.

But I am having MAJOR trouble simply understanding how to set this up. I am technically challenged big time here.I need a simple step-by-step solution starting with giving my friend a log-in and EVERYTHING after that. I have written the iPDTL company and find I am unable to follow their simple reply.

Help, anyone? (Remember: keep it simple. I really need to be led by the hand through this. Assume nothing.
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I use Windows 10 fully updated.

I've successfully used WavePad Audio Editor - NCH Software to delete the first few minutes of a recording.

But I've been unsuccessful in using WavePad to generate a new file and to use it for a recording of my voice.

My microphone is fully functional.

Gordon

Your help, Experts please.
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I use Windows 10 fully updated.

I've successfully used WavePad Audio Editor - NCH Software to delete the first few minutes of a recording.

But I've been unsuccessful in using WavePad Audio Editor - NCH Software to delete the last few minutes of a recording.

The key to the success is using right-click 'Select to start' and then 'Delete'

But I've failed to understand how to use right-click 'Select to end' to delete the last few minutes of the recording.

Your help, Experts please.
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I need to quickly record myself short audio notes of my activities...how can I do this with my iPhone? I need it quick and to be organized...

If I could give each audio a name, is best.

Like, the customer name I am visiting.

Thanks.
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How can I remove unwanted playlists from the Pi Music Player on my Samsung Galaxy S8 Sprint PCS cell phone?
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I have trouble getting my Creative T3150 to become visible on Bluetooth. I turned BT on with my iPhone and my MacBook, and had the Creative T3150 powered on. Yet, it is not visible on my my iPhone not my MacBook.

Is there a step I need to execute on the Creative T3150 to become visible?

Thanks.
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I'm in the process of listening to a book that has each chapter saved as an .MP3 file.

This book is contained within a folder within my Spring PCS Android Samsung Galaxy S8 cell phone.

Currently only one chapter plays at a time and then I have to find the next chapter's MP3 file on the phone and play it next. I need the book to play non stop.

How can I set this book to play one chapter's MP3 file one after another using the MP3 Player app which I installed from the URL link below?

https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=mp3.music.download.player.music.search
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If I have a single track of Audigy music showing perhaps 30 tracks, all visible with obvious silent periods between songs, how do I tell Audigy to set the next track back to zero time in order for me to keep easier track of where I am? I am attempting to transcribe 33'2 to digital. I DO know the length of each song so this possible feature would be great if it exists. Does it?
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Hello - im looking for hold music that is free to use. Anyone have a link to download one?
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Is there any software application that will route audio output back to the microphone input?  Got some audio files that can only be added via microphone.

Thanks!

OT
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The amount of bass on my computer needs to be cut in half. The voices are sometimes so bassy that they cannot be understood. Also, this same computer does not seem to give me the option of telling it that i am listening via headphones. It is defaulting on full range speakers.
computer: Dell M4800 Workstation / Laptop 64 bit
Opsys: Windows 10
Memory 8 gig
Sound card: Realtec (Net indicates that  I am using the latest driver)

Note: I am a patient in a Hospital that could delay me in responding in a normally timely manner. I cannot tell when I can be online due to a multitude of medical reasons. Please be patient if need be.
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when i download an mp3 file it gets almost done and then sits there for minute or more before it finishes and i can open it. this started recently. it happens on my win7pro64 but not on my win10home64 machine. both machines are running just standard ms anti virus [mse, defender] and no other protection.
what would cause this?
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Hi
I have addressed this a little already.
I have completed my audio/video upload site. I am not going to go public, because of the $500 / hr legal fees of all the attorneys I'll need to pay to draft up TOS and copyright needs for users and their music, and safety for my site being the forum for violations.

So, the months of questions there have come full circle, Thanks

But, I have seen comments here and there on the net about nobodies getting serious exposure for their music. What is the best way to do this for my music? My site was not for my music, but anybody's uploads..

My music is not recorded, but could be soon. I don't have a band. I'm quite happy being a loner.
I get the impression that there are forums out there for young people to listen to new music coming out, where artists can add their music to a queue of sorts for playback to listeners?
Are there real ways to advance new music?

Thanks
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I had this question after viewing many beeps instead of one quick beep.

1 notification per 1 minute. You can create a mp3 file for a customized notification tone which comprises of 6 or more short beeps in one minute.

How can I do this in android 7
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Hello Experts,

It was recommended that I use Audacity for mixing music - and I totally agree.

I need to be able mix in the next track, so it fade in, instead of starting abruptly from the beginning.

I was given the following link to show me how to do it. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jvCk6RmlUms

However, this link shows me how to combine my tracks - which is what I like, but what I also need is the ability to fade in each track as I've just described.

Can someone let me know if that's possible with Audacity?

Cheers

Carlton
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Digital Audio

Digital audio is technology that can be used to record, store, generate, manipulate, and reproduce sound using audio signals encoded in digital form. Following significant advances in technology, digital rapidly replaced analog audio technology in most areas. Digital audio systems may include compression, storage, processing and transmission components. It is important to distinguish between the audio coding format, the codec performing the encoding and decoding of the raw audio data, and the container file. Common file formats include .wav, .aiff, .au, .m4a, .mp3, .wma, .ra and .raw.