Can iTunes convert FLAC?

  • Page

    of 1

    Previous Next
  • Deleted user 11 October 2007 22:16:51
    Er... that's about it, really.
  • otto Moderator 11 Oct 2007 22:22:39 49,323 posts
    Seen 1 month ago
    Registered 13 years ago
    http://digg.com/software/FLAC_Ogg_Vorbis_plugins_for_iTunes

    say no to Eurogamer sigs

  • Deleted user 11 October 2007 22:30:08
    Thanks, otto! So this only allows me to play FLAC files through iTunes, and not have them on my iPod right?
  • otto Moderator 11 Oct 2007 22:46:50 49,323 posts
    Seen 1 month ago
    Registered 13 years ago
    Not sure to be honest! Won't it let you convert FLAC to AAC in iTunes and then sync it to your iPod?

    say no to Eurogamer sigs

  • Deleted user 11 October 2007 22:52:17
    Hmm. The torrent's finished, but I can't drag-and-drop them into iTunes or even open them. I downloaded the codec earlier on, and also that program you linked otto.
  • Deleted user 11 October 2007 23:10:24
    Never mind, figured out the problem.

    /listens away
  • mrharvest 11 Oct 2007 23:11:21 5,268 posts
    Seen 2 hours ago
    Registered 12 years ago
    XiphQT doesn't support native FLAC, unfortunately.

    http://xiph.org/quicktime/release_notes.html

    You can use VLC / mplayer / any other application to convert FLAC to something more suitable.

    Edit: You figured out the problem? How?
  • CosmicFuzz 11 Oct 2007 23:11:24 28,189 posts
    Seen 20 minutes ago
    Registered 8 years ago
    :o I was having the same problem as you deathgibbon, how did you overcome it?

    My thoughts on why the Bioshock franchise needs to cut back the shooting.

  • Deleted user 12 October 2007 00:13:58
    I just opened the FLAC Frontend, put in all the files and decoded them. It converted them to WAV files, which I dragged and dropped into iTunes no bother. Got it on my iPod now too.
  • CosmicFuzz 12 Oct 2007 08:55:22 28,189 posts
    Seen 20 minutes ago
    Registered 8 years ago
    Excellent, cheers man :)

    My thoughts on why the Bioshock franchise needs to cut back the shooting.

  • MrSensible 13 Jan 2012 13:40:58 25,643 posts
    Seen 3 hours ago
    Registered 10 years ago
    Ultra-old bumpage here, but I couldn't find another thread for this.

    Can iTunes convert .flac files yet? I can't find an option so I'd assume it's a no, but I'm a bit... special, sometimes.

    If not, what is the best program to use now?
  • Deleted user 13 January 2012 13:43:40
    No, I use Max

    http://sbooth.org/Max/

    Edited by CrispyXUK at 13:44:32 13-01-2012
  • MrSensible 13 Jan 2012 13:45:45 25,643 posts
    Seen 3 hours ago
    Registered 10 years ago
    Nice and easy that - thanks!
  • Deleted user 13 January 2012 13:59:12
    Pirate
  • mothercruncher 29 Feb 2012 10:29:14 9,242 posts
    Seen 47 minutes ago
    Registered 9 years ago
    I just use Flacer, it's free. Convert to wav or aiff and then import to iTunes.
  • Beetroot_Bertie 20 Aug 2012 17:47:09 318 posts
    Seen 2 days ago
    Registered 8 years ago
    Media Human's Audio Converter is a free alternative that can handle FLAC files amongst others:

    http://www.mediahuman.com/audio-converter/
  • neilka Funniest Forumite, 2014 21 Jul 2014 09:54:35 16,947 posts
    Seen 10 hours ago
    Registered 10 years ago
    Are you having The Visions again user Deckard1?

    AVOID

  • MrTomFTW Moderator 21 Jul 2014 09:57:20 41,725 posts
    Seen 6 minutes ago
    Registered 12 years ago
    I wish you wouldn't unnecessarily bump threads Deckard.

    Follow me on Twitter: @MrTom

  • mrpon 21 Jul 2014 10:48:03 30,260 posts
    Seen 2 hours ago
    Registered 9 years ago
    I prefer the big cock.

    Give me $10 I'm worth it.

  • PES_Fanboy 26 Nov 2014 07:40:58 22,786 posts
    Seen 11 minutes ago
    Registered 10 years ago
    I heard Faasoft's great "Audio Converter" was an integral part of ISIL and beheads babies
  • Page

    of 1

    Previous Next
Log in or register to reply