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Free program that converts WAV to lossless OGG vorbis?

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EDIT: Bingo! Free 30-day trial with full capabilities and no spyware: http://www.brothersoft.com/mp3_audio...dio_27138.html



I do NOT believe in piracy.

I DO believe that when I buy something, that I own it.

So basically, I want to strip all of my DRM-bound audio files of DRM (which is totally legal if you've bought them!... which I have).

So... I'm looking into buying SoundTaxi, which looks to be the best program for the job. I even tried this complicated method where you delete the stuff in your DRM folder and h4x with WMP and your computer's services and such. Because of WMP updates, however, it didn't work.

So anyway, sound taxi seems to be the best option... Well... the only lossless format that SoundTaxi converts to is WAV.

I don't want to buy TWO programs... so I need something that will convert to OGG Vorbis for free. I did find one program (EXPStudio's Audio Converter), but it appears to convert to a lossy type of OGG (128kbps 44100 kHz).

Anyone?

Thanks
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post #2 of 7
Couldn't you just convert the files to WAV and then use LAME MP3 encoder or are you specifically trying to convert them to OGG?
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Wouldn't Audacity do this, its not a direct conversion but it should work.
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try oggDROP - http://www.rarewares.org/ogg-oggdropxpd.php
or winLAME - http://winlame.sourceforge.net/download.php-- im not sure about the DRM aspect but give it a try.
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ACTUALLY....no. that's not legal.

If there is DRM, it's illegal to bypass this...

However, use Foobar2000...it works great for every conversion (and you can do batches)...it's not a trial, either...

As long as you have all the right codecs, you'll be good (k-lite codec pack ftw)
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Yup Foobar2000 converts!

http://www.foobar2000.org/
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I use and always have used goldwave.
it had ogg plugins
    
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