Whenever you need to extract audio, sound or background music from home movies, YouTube videos or any other video, mov Audio Extractor should be your first choice. It can extract audio from any videos, saving as MP3, AAC, AC3, WMA, FLAC, OGG, WAV and many more formats.
Step 1. Input Video Files
Click “Add” and 3 ways can be applied to add video files: “Add Files” is for one or more video files; “Add Folder” is for the folder containing video files;“Add Folder Tree” is for the folder along with its subfolders. Once the video files are input, you can change their order by “Up” & “Down” or delete them from the list by “Remove”/”Clear”.
Step 2. Choose Quality Presets & Codec
In the menu of “Settings Type”, select one conversion type from “Presets” and “Codec”. If “Presets” has been chosen, you will see a whole list of quality presets in the dropdown menu of “Presets”. Choose the one that best suits your needs. To adjust codec settings, click “Codec Options”. To specify effects and filter settings, click “Filters”. After that, click “Browse” to choose an output folder for the converted video files or check “Same as source” to save them in the source folder.
Step 3. Start Extraction
Now, start audio extraction by clicking “Start”. After conversion, you can click “Open” to open output folder to find the converted files.
Step 4. More Features Available
There are more advanced and convenient features that may make your work easier:
To trim audio in audio trimmer, click “Trim“;
To rip audio from CD, go to “CD Ripper” tab;
If there are needs to make all your audio files a well tagged collection for easier playback, click “Tag” and you can edit audio tag including artist, album, performer, genre, date, etc.;
For more detailed settings of various features, click “Settings“:
General – check updates, register shell extension, choose temp folder and play reminder sound, check logs, etc.;
Encoding – set max parallel conversion processes allowed, enable trimming, keep logs, add encoder suffix, choose overwrite settings, etc.;
Artwork & Tags – extract artwork from audio or embed artwork to audio, resize artwork, copy tag, write tag, etc.;
ReplayGain – choose ReplayGain settings, prevent clipping, copy to lossless output from lossless source, etc.;
File Adding – use file length filter and format filter to filter out certain file types, use MediaInfo to read tags, etc.;
CD Ripper – enable jitter detection, enable paranoid mode, specify freedb server and user email and download album cover;
Interface – make the app always on top, show extra columns in file list and show text in toolbar buttons.