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How to recover audio from an incomplete or corrupted AAC/m4a file

I recorded an 85-minute AAC/m4a file using Notability on my iPad. This app has always worked well before but for some reason there was a problem this time. The relevant file shows up as having 21MB (...
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Which audio file format gives smallest size for silent tracks?

I want to make a bunch of silent audio files (of different lengths: A few seconds up to some minutes), just to but them into playlists and so on in order to have silent times in between. I am ...
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OMF file size for Mac to PC transfer

Pretty soon I'll be starting audio post production on another feature film. The video editor will be using FCP on a Mac and I use Nuendo on a PC. Most of my work is for commercials and other short ...
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AAC m4a file corrupted while recording. Can anyone help me recover it? [duplicate]

Recorded an important voice memo on iPhone application. After the recording was stopped, the phone's battery died and AAC file was corrupted. It is 8mb and should play for roughly 45 minutes but the ...
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Repair audio file without header

We recorded the audio of a rather long meeting of a couple of hours on a phone. Someone forgot to turn off sound recording at the end of the meeting and the phone must have turned off due to low ...
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Where's my recording on a Zoom H1

I'm a novice recorder and was using my Zoom H1 for the first time yesterday. I can't find the first meeting I recorded with it (omg) but I can find another longer meeting. I had pushed the record ...
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Any way to find out the sample rate, etc. of a .VOX file?

I'm unfamiliar with .VOX files, and I've come across one that I'd like to try and unpack; however, I'm unsure the sample rate and other specifics needed to decode it. I've fiddled around with some ....
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Moving files from computer to computer with Nuendo.

Hi, I really hope someone can help me out here! Basically we recorded a song at my friends house, and I put it on my usb to bring it home and mix it. Everything shows up, all the tracks and the wav ...
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Protools/Logic compatability

Hi, I am interested in knowing whether or not music composed on Logic will have any issues being dumped onto a Protools LE 9 system. In the past, we found out that omf's from Nuendo 4 could not be ...
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Each instrument in its own track - format and online resources?

I'm making a visualization app, where the user can control instrumentals in an orchestra - volume of strings, horns, etc - similar to how an orchestra conductor would do it... I am looking for ...
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mp4 file has no sound

I recorded an mp4 file with 41mins, when i open it it shows the size and duration and plays through the file but doesn't have any sound. Does anyone know a way how to try and repair this or is this ...
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File format and settings for speech recording with small file size and keeping a decent quality

I use my Android phone to record speeches very often. I would like to know what is the most recommended file format for speech recording considering I would like to minimize the file size but keep a ...
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How to merge ~700 very short, sequentially numbered, audio files into a single track? [duplicate]

I recently received hundreds of audio files from a government agency. They are numbered sequentially in the order they were recorded and each file is anywhere between 1 - 12 seconds in length. I am ...
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Google Fiber coming soon! [closed]

Hey everyone! So Google is going to start providing internet in the near future! Here are the details. I am curious as to how this will help audio recording sessions between multiple people across ...
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How can I read a Garage Band file on a USB stick with my PC?

hey I have a garage band file on my USB. how can i transfer that file into a format i can listen or perhaps even better, edit, on my PC. Note that this is after I plug it into my PC not on the mac.