Digital Audio Editor
From the Free-Codecs.com website.
Despite its name, LAME is perhaps
the best free MP3 encoder available.
Download and open the zip file to extract the lame_enc.dll file
WinZip may be needed to
extract the file if you are not using Windows ME or XP/Vista).
Copy the lame_enc.dll
file into the folder where GoldWave is installed
(usually C:\Program Files\GoldWave)
or copy it into the C:\Windows\System (or equivalent) folder.
Alternative download site for the LAME MP3 Encoder:
|170k zip||This download adds Ogg Vorbis 1.0 support to GoldWave. Vorbis is a patent-free audio encoding standard. It compresses audio just as much as MP3, often with better quality. To install, unzip the calogg00.zip file into the C:\Windows\System (or C:\WinNT\System32 or equivalent) folder.|
|BladeEnc DLL||83k zip||BladeEnc is an alternative to LAME, but only supports the higher sampling rates (32000Hz to 48000Hz). Unzip the BEnc-094-Win-i586-dll.zip file in the C:\Windows\System (or C:\WinNT\System32 or equivalent) folder.|
|Media Player Website||link||Media Player installs all the decoders needed to open MP3 files and to access audio within video files. GoldWave will display a message if you need to install Media Player.|