Encoding audio formats with VLC


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Encoding audio formats with VLC

To create our audio files, we are going to use a program called VLC. VLC is a free media player that can play just about any type of file and we can also use it for encoding our audio files. First you will need to download and install VLC, which you can find at http://www.videolan.org/vlc. All right, when we open VLC we are presented with the media player and the first thing we need to do is open the file that we want to encode. So I am going to open our audio source which is in our _audio assets folder and it's our podcast-audio.mov.

(Music playing) And you can see it starts playing that as if we want to listen to it, but we don't right now. What we want to do is to go under the File menu and select the Streaming/Exporting Wizard. We will open that up and now we are basically taking through a step by step process to create the files that we want. The first step is to select Transcode/ Save to file and click Next and then select in our Existing playlist, we find our podcast-audio movi...

Encoding audio formats with VLC
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Encoding audio formats with VLC provides you with in-depth training on Video. Taught by Steve Heffernan as part of the HTML5: Video and Audio in Depth

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