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What kind of software do you need to open .flac's?

Discussion in 'Off Topic [BG]' started by Indi86, Sep 18, 2005.

  1. As the title says. Archive.org has a lot of full shows in .flac format. How do I deal with these? I'm using Itunes- will it handle the format transfer?
  2. Oysterman


    Mar 30, 2000
    Don't know, but there's a Winamp plugin (http://www.winamp.com/plugins/details.php?id=131643) that handles FLACs. And you can always download the converter utility, and make WAVs or whatever format you'd want to use with Itunes.

  3. BurningSkies

    BurningSkies CRAZY BALDHEAD

    Feb 20, 2005
    Seweracuse, NY
    I use a program called FLAC Frontend.

    You should be able to search on it and find a free copy.

    For other file types I use mkw audio compression tool.

    For downloads I use FileZilla.
  4. Thanks! It worked, created a mess of copied files. But it worked. This is good.
  5. Muzique Fann

    Muzique Fann Howzit brah

    Dec 8, 2003
    Kauai, HI
    FLAC frontend works great for Windows

    MacFLAC hauls ass on OS X
    (and has a funny icon)