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How to convert ALAC to APE online with ALAC to APE Converter? Free download ALAC to APE Convertor and convert .ALAC to .APE with the best ALAC2APE Converter for Windows.

Do you have some .alac files that you want to convert to APE files so you can listen to them on your phone? Maybe you can only get your favorite song or lecture in the alac format. Fortunately for you, we’ve put together a simple guide for converting ALAC files into APE. With ALAC to APE file converter, you can turn those ALAC files into APEs and be on your way. ALAC to APE Converter offers you an easy and fast way to convert ALAC to APE audio with high quality. Audio Transcoder is an advanced ALAC to APE Converter and Audio CD Ripper with support of various popular audio formats and encoders. It currently converts between MP3, MP2, M4A/M4B/MP4/M4R/ALAC, AIFF, WMA, AC3, Ogg Vorbis, MP3, AAC, WAV and APE formats. People often search for "alac to ape converter online" or "how to convert alac to ape online" without realizing that uncompressed audio files are large in size and by the time you upload, convert and download the files you are better off downloading ALAC to APE converter on your PC and perform convention locally = 0 second waiting for uploading and downloading. With ALAC to APE Converter you easily rip your audio CDs to APE, FLAC or WMA files for use with your hardware player or convert files that do not play with other audio software. You can even convert whole music libraries retaining the folder and filename structure. The integrated CD ripper supports the CDDB/freedb online CD database. It will automatically query song information and write it to ID3v2 or other title information tags. Have any questions regarding ALAC to APE Converter? See the below Frequently Asked Questions.

Steps on how to convert ALAC to APE:

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Free download ALAC to APE Converter, install it and launch it. Then follow the three steps to convert ALAC to APE.

1. Select the ALAC files to convert to APE format.

The first step is to select the files to convert alac to ape. Run ALAC to APE Convertor and use the Folder Explorer to browse to the files you want to convert. Then select the file in the File List, drag it to the Drop Zone and drop it there. Optionally, the ALAC to APE Converter allows you to edit the audio tags of any selected file in the Drop Zone.

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Once the files are selected, the next step is to select the output settings in ALAC to APE Converter.

2. Select the output settings.

The second step is to select the output settings. To begin, select the folder to save the output file to and choose the action to be executed if the output file already exists - create a new file, overwrite or skip the existing file.

You can also set the ALAC to APE Converter to delete a source file after conversion and preserve the the original folder structure, when doing batch conversion.

Finally, you should select the output format and audio quality. In the APE dialog box, choose the format settings for the final APE files. Depending on quality you need, select the bitrate of the file, sample rate and the number of channels. You will probably lose some audio content if you choose the mono option. You can choose what sample rate you want to use. 44.1 kHz (or 44100 Hz) is the sample rate used by audio CDs. Less than that and you'll start to hear the loss in quality.

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Once the output settings are customized, you go to the final step - alac to ape conversion.

3. Start to convert .alac to .ape

Click Convert button to start to convert ALAC to APE or other audio format you desired. A conversion dialog will appear to show the progress of alac to ape conversion. If you want to stop the process, please click Stop button. After the conversion, you can click the Output Folder button to get the converted files and transfer to your iPod, iPad, iPhone, mp3 player or hard driver. 

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During the turning alac into ape, you can change the priority of the process or set an automatic event to be executed when the conversion is over. After the conversion of alac to ape has finished, you can find the ape files in the output folder you specified.

With Audio Transcoder you can convert ALAC files for all iOS devices and play ALAC music files on your iPod, iPhone and iPad.

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ALAC to APE Converter System Requirements:

  • Minimum System Requirements
    • Microsoft Windows XP/Windows Vista/Windows 7/Windows 8/8.1(32-bit and 64-bit)
    • 1.0 GHz or faster processor
    • 512 MB RAM
    • 10 MB free hard drive space
  • Recommended System Requirements
    • Microsoft Windows XP/Windows Vista/Windows 7/Windows 8/8.1 (32-bit and 64-bit)
    • Pentium 4 or faster multi-core processor
    • 1 GB RAM
    • 10 MB free hard drive space

Key features of the ALAC to APE Converter:

  • Easy to learn and use, still offers expert options when you need them.
  • Full Unicode support for tags and file names.
  • ALAC to APE Converter supports most widely used popular input and output audio formats.
  • It is capable of converting ALAC to APE easily and quickly.
  • Integrated CD ripper with CDDB/freedb title database support. It can copy & save audio tags from the source ALAC files to the destination APE files (ID3v1/ID3v2/APE/Ogg/FLAC tags supported).
  • Batch mode for multiple files conversion task, ALAC to APE Converter can convert thousands of ALAC files at once.
  • Multi-core optimized encoders to speed up conversions on modern PCs.
  • ALAC to APE Converter supports conversion without any temporary files it brings you high converting speed and saves the hard disk resource.
  • It is fairly intuitive to use with its Windows Explorer-Style user interface.
  • It supports drag & drop.
  • It uses the latest ALAC codec and Lame MP3 encoder which is generally believed as the the best MP3 encoder.
  • It can join CDA files to one big AAC, ALAC, FLAC, WAV, M4A, M4B, MP3, OGG or WMA.
  • ALAC to APE Converter creates output folders according to source files directory tree automatically.
  • It can add ID3 tag such as title, artist, album, year, genre, and comment to target file when converting files to MP3/WMA/OGG/WAV/FLAC/APE/MP4/M4A/M4B.
  • ALAC to APE Converter supports prevalent operation systems.
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Frequently Asked Questions about ALAC to APE Converter

We strongly recommend that you first find answers to your questions here before try to contact us.
Q: What can I do with ALAC to APE Converter?
Q: Will this ALAC to APE Converter work on Windows XXX?
Q: Which audio file formats are supported by ALAC to APE Converter?
Q: Do I lose sound quality when I Convert ALAC files to APE format?
Q: How do I uninstall ALAC to APE Converter in Windows Vista / Windows 7 / Windows 8 / Windows 8.1 / Windows 10?
Q: How do I uninstall ALAC to APE Converter in Windows XP?
Q: How do I uninstall ALAC to APE Converter in Windows 2000?
Q: How do I access the ALAC to APE Converter download for PC?
Q: What is ALAC format?
Q: What is APE format?
Q: How to ask questions, give comments & advises and report bugs?


Q: What can I do with ALAC to APE Converter?

A: You can convert your ALAC files to the popular APE format.
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Q: Will this ALAC to APE Converter work on Windows XXX?

A: The ALAC to APE Converter download for PC works on most current Windows operating systems.
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Q: Which audio file formats are supported by ALAC to APE Converter?

A: Input File Formats: 3G2, 3GP, 3GP2, AAC, AC3, DTS, AIF, AIFF, AMR, APE, CDA, FLAC, M4A, M4B, M4R, MO3, MOD, MP+, MP1, MAC, MP2, MP3, MP4, MPC, OGG, SHN, SPX, TAK, TTA, WAV, WAVE64, WMA, WV, IT, XM, PLS, OFR, OFS, S3M, M3U and CUE. Output File Formats: 3G2 (audio track), 3GP (audio track), AAC, AAC for iPod/iPhone/iPad/iTunes, AC3, AIFF, ALAC (Apple Lossless), FLAC, M4A (MPEG-4 audio), M4B (MPEG-4 audiobook), M4R (iPhone ringtone), MP2, MPC, MP3, MP4 (audio track), APE, OGG, WAV, WMA and any ACM Encoder.
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Q: Do I lose sound quality when I Convert ALAC files to APE format?

A: NO. Since APE is a lossless audio format.
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Q: How do I uninstall ALAC to APE Converter in Windows Vista / Windows 7 / Windows 8 / Windows 8.1 / Windows 10?

A: Click “Start”
Click on “Control Panel”
Under Programs click the Uninstall a Program link.
Select “ALAC to APE Converter” and right click, then select Uninstall/Change.
Click “Yes” to confirm the uninstallation.
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Q: How do I uninstall ALAC to APE Converter in Windows XP?

A:Click “Start”
Click on “Control Panel”
Click the Add or Remove Programs icon.
Click on “ALAC to APE Converter”, then click “Remove/Uninstall.”
Click “Yes” to confirm the uninstallation.
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Q: How do I uninstall ALAC to APE Converter in Windows 2000?

Click “Start”
Click on “Control Panel”
Double-click the “Add/Remove Programs” icon.
Select “ALAC to APE Converter” and right click, then select Uninstall/Change.
Click “Yes” to confirm the uninstallation.
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Q: How do I access the ALAC to APE Converter download for PC?

A: It’s easy! Just click the ALAC to APE Converter download button at the page. Clicking this link will start the installer to download ALAC to APE Converter free for Windows.
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Q: What is ALAC ?

A: ALAC Apple Lossless, also known as Apple Lossless Audio Codec (ALAC), or Apple Lossless Encoder (ALE), is an audio coding format, and its reference audio codec implementation, developed by by Apple Inc. for lossless data compression of digital music and playback on iTunes and QuickTime and on Apple iOS devices, including the iPhone, iPad and iPods. The ALAC data compression method is "lossless", meaning it reduces the size of audio files with no loss of information. Apple Lossless supports up to 8 channels of audio at 16, 20, 24 and 32 bit depth with a maximum sample rate of 384kHz. Apple Lossless data is stored within an MP4 container with the filename extension .m4a. This extension is also used by Apple for lossy AAC audio data in an MP4 container (same container, different audio encoding). However, Apple Lossless is not a variant of AAC (which is a lossy format), but rather a distinct lossless format that uses linear prediction similar to other lossless codecs. Its compression isn't quite as efficient as FLAC, so your files may be a bit bigger, but it's fully supported by iTunes and iOS (while FLAC is not). These other lossless codecs, such as FLAC and Shorten, are not natively supported by Apple's iTunes software (either the Mac OS or Windows versions) or by iOS devices, so users of iTunes software who want to use a lossless format which allows the addition of metadata (unlike WAV/AIFF or other PCM-type formats, where metadata is usually ignored) have to use ALAC. All current iOS devices can play ALAC–encoded files. ALAC also does not use any DRM scheme; but by the nature of the MP4 container, it is feasible that DRM could be applied to ALAC much in the same way it is applied to files in other QuickTime containers. According to Apple, audio files compressed with its lossless codec will use up "about half the storage space" that the uncompressed data would require. Testers using a selection of music have found that compressed files are about 40% to 60% the size of the originals depending on the kind of music, which is similar to other lossless formats. Furthermore, compared to some other formats, it is not as difficult to decode, making it practical for a limited-power device, such as older iOS devices. Partly because of the use of an MP4 container, Apple Lossless does not contain integrated error checking. When decoded, the ALAC stream is identical to the original uncompressed audio file, bit-for-bit. The Apple Lossless Audio Codec sources are available under the Apache license.
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Q: What is APE ?

A: Monkey's Audio is an algorithm and file format for lossless audio data compression. Monkey's Audio does not discard data during the process of encoding, unlike lossy compression methods such as AAC, MP3, Vorbis and Musepack. Data file compression is employed in order to reduce bandwidth, file transfer time, or storage requirements. A digital recording (such as a CD) encoded to the Monkey's Audio format can be decompressed into an identical copy of the original audio data. As with the FLAC and Apple Lossless format, files encoded to Monkey's Audio are typically reduced to about half of the original size, with data transfer rates and bandwidth requirements being reduced accordingly. Monkey's Audio's advantages are better compression rates compared to FLAC and WavPack, as well as multithreading/multicore support. Monkey's Audio main drawbacks are the fact that it employs a symmetric algorithm, meaning the decoding takes comparable resources to encoding, which makes it unsuitable for all but the fastest portable players (via Rockbox firmware), and that it has limited support on software platforms other than Windows; on other platforms only decoding is officially supported by third-party programs. Although the original source code is freely available, the license is not considered to be an open source one. Monkey's Audio files use the filename extension .ape for audio, and .apl for track metadata. Like any lossless compression scheme, Monkey's Audio format takes up several times as much space as lossy compression formats like AAC, MP3 and Vorbis. A Monkey's Audio file is 3–5 times as large as a 192 kbit/s bitrate MP3 file.
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