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How can to find the play-time of a `.flac` file?

Total Samples / Sample Rate (Hz) = playback/recording time (s) In this case: Total Samples = 10238256 Sample Rate = 44100 Hz Thus: 10238256 / 44100 = 232.160068027210884 seconds Explanation The ...
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FLAC mastering best practices

FLAC is lossless compression. FLAC itself is compatible with the bit depth and sample rates of your studio masters. However, those listening won't always have sound hardware that are compatible with ...
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Add Metadata To Impulse Responses

I haven't got around to creating IRs with 7 yet, but the IRs I created with 6 (with pictures) transferred just fine. Essentially, you just put pictures in a folder with the IRs: "---|" = Folder ---| ...
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Audio File Organization

I think for sound design elements (very basic things like a low thud, tool clutter, cork pop) it is good to give files a rudimentary searchable name. For finished sound effects with many elements you ...
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How can I add metadata on audio files?

Soundminer is very popular. Here's a nice tutorial for that. https://www.creativefieldrecording.com/2016/08/30/soundminer-metadata-101/
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How can I add metadata on audio files?

Use ffmpeg and the metadata framework. Documentation can be found at: http://ffmpeg.org/ffmpeg-formats.html#Metadata-1 There is also a node package available for manipulation of metadata: https://www....
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Add .wav metadata in Kid3 on Ubuntu

Although it seems that it doesn't solve the OP issue, there's a thread on Kid3 discussion forum that is titled : Tagging of WAV issue - Music players are unable to read the tags of WAV Here's an ...
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Metadata exporting and editing options in Soundminer HD and HD Plus

That feature is actually in a different area (and labeled differently) in Windows. Go to Edit/Dump Results to Text. I should clarify I'm basing this on HD Plus. Not sure if it is in plain HD.
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Adding metadata to wav files without .bwf extension

I'm not familiar with the applications you mention, but the standard way to add metadata is to add a BWF header and keep the .WAV file extension. Applications that understand BWF will use the header; ...
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Sound effect library management on Windows?

For lower budgets, Soundminer do the HD range, which works on both Mac and PC. It's a fraction of the cost of the full Soundminer v4, and I highly recommend it if it's within your price range.
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Copy metadata description field from soundminer to BWAV

Export Soundminer Metadata fields to text. Import in Excel, copy paste columns. Save as txt and import back into Soundminer database. Then right click and embed metadata.
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