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You can use wget like this: wget -r -nd -A.mp3 http://www.parweztv.com/Khan%20Adeeb/SURA-04/ -r to recursively download all files below the level of the URL specified -nd to not create a hierarchy of directories in your download location (not necessary) -A to specify the files you want to download (all files ending in .mp3 in your case) You can obtain ...


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ffmpeg would preserve tags (but not cover art) by default. for f in *.flac; do ffmpeg -i "$f" -aq 1 "${f%flac}mp3"; done -aq 1 corresponds to -V 1 in lame. -acodec libfaac would convert the files to AAC: for f in *.flac; do ffmpeg -i "$f" -acodec libfaac -aq 200 "${f%flac}m4a"; done


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As always VLC will do that for you. The key combination: ⌘ +^ + → from within VLC will skip forward 5 seconds. Left arrow for backwards. You can also change the key combination, as well as skip, 10 or more seconds depending on the combination you choose from the menu, VLC>Prefernces>Hotkeys:


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This issue has little to do with an iPod Nano but has to do with MP3 settings for the MP3 file itself in iTunes. To change a plain MP3 to a podcast, open up iTunes, select the MP3 then select Get Info on the MP3, select Options & then look at the Media Kind list. One of the Media Kind options is Podcast so just select that and then copy the newly ...


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I use iTunes 10 in Windows 7. Select the tracks. Right-click and select Get Info. Open the Options tab. Set: Equilizer Preset = Spoken Word Media Kind = Audiobook Part of a compilation = No Remember position = Yes Skip when shuffling = Yes Gapless album = No Press OK. Also, make sure the correct track numbers and disc numbers are set for each track.


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You can just replace the file in the filesystem. Unfortunately, iTunes is too clever for it's own boots and registers for Finder events. So renaming a file in Finder will update it's location in iTunes if iTunes is open! So here's one way I've tried that works. Quit iTunes (actually quit, not just close window); Locate the file in Finder: This could be ...


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iTunes is highly scriptable. You could write a one line AppleScript and then assign it to the the key combination of your choice. -- iTunes Back 5 tell application "iTunes" to set player position to (player position - 5) Source


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If you go to File -> Library -> Organise Library you'll get a pop up asking if you'd like to Consolidate Library, that'll move all the files into the iTunes music folder. Apple Support Document on how to do it.


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I had a similar issue, it seems as once the song is uploaded to iCloud via iTunes match it becomes the "Master" copy. Install iTunes 10.5.1 or later on another PC and connect it to iTunes Match but DO NOT download anything! Then you can delete songs from iCloud, don't worry this won't delete them from your main iTunes library. Once deleted go back to your ...


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For those seeking a free terminal-based solution Per the rest of the answerers in here, Finder (as of El Capitan) does not do this. I arrived at id3v2 referenced in a Linux forum. Installation Via HomeBrew - Update HomeBrew and install commands brew update && brew install id3v2 Example Usage Change Artist to Prince id3v2 -a "Prince" 01\ Wow....


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My favorite is Documents by Readdle. It has a builtin browser. You can simply browse your desired webpage and download different kinds of files like mp3, pdf and others into your iPad directly and enjoy playing or reading them in the same application.


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First connect your device to your computer and open iTunes. Go to the iTunes Library. If you don't see the Library option in iTunes, you can get there by clicking on the 'Done' button in the lower right corner (if it's there). In Library, click on the File menu, then select Add File to Library... Browse to the .mp3 file you want to import as a podcast, ...


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There are a few AppleScripts from Doug Adams that might help you: Fix Broken Tracks will merge the data of "dead tracks" (iTunes tracks designated with "!") with the real track that you have re-added to your iTunes Library. iTunes Track CPR will check your library for "dead tracks" and re-add them while keeping all the previous metadata intact. In order for ...


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Sounds like Rogue Ameoba's Fission should do what you want: With Fission's streamlined audio editing, you can quickly copy, paste and trim audio, as well as split files. Fission also works with compressed MP3 and AAC formats to edit without the quality loss caused by other editors. Get perfect quality audio when editing natively in the MP3, AAC, Apple ...


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For audiobooks, I prefer AudioBook Builder, which takes a bunch of mp3 files and merges them into the audiobook format instead. Advantages of this format is chaptering and the ability to remember where you left off listening.


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Usually, we can easily import MP3 files to GarageBand (especially GarageBand 11) However, sometimes the import process will encounter difficulty in importing an MP3 into GarageBand in two situations: Situation 1: GarageBand only imports MP3 files which have the extension in lower case: ".mp3". If you try to import MP3 files (like MP3 recorded from the ...


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My Setup: Crashplan, OS X 10.8.2, iTunes 10.7 (21) I am unable to replicate the same issue on my system, and haven't noticed any excess changes or uploads to crashplan on my filesystem after playing music. To be sure it wasn't happening in the background, I ran a checksum on one of my audio files, played the complete song in iTunes, and re-ran the checksum. ...


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Open it in QuickTime Player, click Edit → Trim… (⌘T), drag the yellow handles to truncate it to the snippet you want, and export the result. Note that it will export in AAC (.m4a) format, so if you need MP3, you'll need to convert it afterwards.


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I ran into this myself, came across your question while seeking the answer, but have since figured it out. https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT204926 The key is to enable iCloud Music Library under Edit > Preferences > General in iTunes. That then enables the "Add to iCloud Music Library" right click option over albums and individual files. Items you "add ...


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You need iTunes to copy music from your computer to your iPhone.


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i took what you guys had, but then made it run even faster by using xargs to parallelize the jobs. find <directory> -name '*.flac' -print0 | xargs -0 -P8 -n1 /usr/local/bin/flac2mp3 Then this is the script from above /usr/local/bin/flac2mp3 ...


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I've had success with a slighly different approach which (as a plus) doesn't require re-adding all your tracks. First, I turned off iTunes Match on my iMac (desktop) where my library resides. Then, I cleaned up all my metadata. Next, I went to my Macbook Air (laptop), opened iTunes, went into iTunes Match, and deleted everything. As earlier posts have ...


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There are no ways to download an .mp3 using only your iOS device for later use by the Music app on said iOS device. You have two options: Download music via the iTunes app on your iDevice. Download music on your Mac/PC and synchronize with your iDevice.


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You can actually use the unix command line utility 'cat' to do this. Open terminal.app (in your /Applications/Utilities folder). You then need to get to the directory these files are in, so if in ~/sys.stderr/book, then cd ~/sys.stderr/book/) Then you can run cat *.mp3 > audiobook.mp3 Assuming these are all in the right order name wise, they will ...


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I wrote a python tool named replica that automates the task of replacing file while keeping id3 infos of the old file. pip install replica to install. My use case is that I often download upgraded versions (bitratewise) of my favourites mp3 albums and am particularly interested to keep my ratings (that i duplicate in the grouping tag). Usage : If you ...


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As patrix mentioned in the comments, certain types of data (such as MP3, JPEG, MPEG) are not able to be compressed further because they are already compressed. Compressing a bunch of MP3 files is not going to do much apart from bundling them together in one archive.


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Open up Finder and use the Spotlight/Search on the top right of the window. Type .mp3 in the search bar and Finder will suggest you things like Filenames (Name matches: .mp3), Kinds (MP3 Audio), Downloaded from (...) Select MP3 Audio type under Kinds section in the suggestion popup. There is a secondary toolbar which appears below the main Finder toolbar and ...


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VLC is very popular on any device or computer. The iOS Version has a really nice design (iOS 7 like) and supports any kind of transfer (Wifi, Networkstream, ...). More information can be found here: http://www.videolan.org/vlc/download-ios.html


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My recommendation would be SiteSucker. It's a great (free) application! It will allow you to download folders from a site. So, just enter in your URL and click "Download" SiteSucker is a Macintosh application that automatically downloads Web sites from the Internet. It does this by asynchronously copying the site's Web pages, images, backgrounds, movies, ...


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I had this issue this morning. I had to force quit iTunes, unplug my iPhone, reboot it, then reconnect it and sync the playlists that wouldn't sync earlier. It seemed to work, as I now have those playlists. I think iTunes experienced a technical issue somehow with its encoding process.


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