CDs, MP3s, & Other Media

CDs, MP3s, and other types of media can store movies and music for you. Learn how to use and care for them.

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Converting Audio Cassettes to MP3: Digitize Your Audio Tapes
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How to Convert eBooks to MP3s for Free
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What Is an MP3 Player?
Compact Discs
Free CD and DVD Error-Checking Software
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How to Add Karaoke-Style Lyrics to Your Music Collection
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Checking MP3 Files for Errors With Freeware
Conversion of iTunes AAC to MP3
Convert iTunes Songs to MP3 in 5 Easy Steps
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Intro to Super Audio Compact Disc (SACD) Players and Discs
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How to Convert AAC to MP3 With iTunes
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Do Your Vinyl Records Sound Terrible? They’re Probably Filthy
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Tips on Keeping Scratched CDs Playable a While Longer
Man inserting MP3 CD
What Is an MP3 CD?
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What Is the Amazon AutoRip Feature?
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Music too Loud or Soft? Make Your MP3 Files Play at the Same Volume
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CD, HDCD, and SACD: What You Need to Know
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How Do You Burn Music to a CD in Windows?
CBR vs VBR
What Is the Difference Between CBR and VBR Encoding?
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2 Ways to Burn CDs on iTunes 11
Windows Media Player: rip cds
How to Use Windows Media Player to Rip CDs
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Audacity and LAME: The Best Combination to Convert Wav to MP3
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Need a Turntable Cartridge or Stylus? Here’s How to Pick the Next One
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How to Give Apple Music Credit as a Gift
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What Is ReplayGain and How Does It Work?
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How Do You Burn MP3 CDs in Windows Media Player 12?
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Here's How to Copy a CD to Back Up Music, Software, and More
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How to Preserve Your Vinyl Records by Backing Them Up to CD
UPC Barcode For Music
The Best Ways to Get UPC And ISRC Codes to Sell Your Songs
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MP3 CDs: Fit Multiple Albums on One CD
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Importing Your Music CDs Into iTunes
Inserting a blank CD into a laptop
Create an MP3 CD in Windows Media Player 11
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Repair Corrupted MP3 Files in 5 Easy Steps
A Visual Guide to Copying CDs to iPhone or iPod
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What to Know Before Converting to MP3
Scratched Compact Disc
The Best Way to Rip Scratched CDs in iTunes
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How to Upload MP3s to Amazon Cloud, iCloud, or YouTube Music
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What Is Media File Compression?
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What Audio Format Is Best For Ripping CDs in WMP 12?
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Perfectly Rip Your Music CDs Using the iTunes Lossless Format

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