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by barnz
Sun Jun 29, 2008 12:42 am
Forum: Max Help
Topic: unwanted track numbers in titles
Replies: 4
Views: 4512

Re: unwanted track numbers in titles

So I have figured out that the unwanted track number problem was correctable within iTunes: Preferences: Advanced: Importing: uncheck "Create Filenames with Track numbers" For some reason files created by Max were confusing iTunes, where rips done directly in iTunes seemed to be immune. I was hoping...
by barnz
Wed Jun 25, 2008 11:21 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Lossless CD archiving
Replies: 18
Views: 19794

Re: Lossless CD archiving

Well, there must be a psychological effect involved, because the output of playback from lossless compressed or uncompressed audio files is bit-by-bit identical, completely indistinguishable. The result of converting a lossless compressed track back to the original uncompressed format will result i...
by barnz
Wed Jun 25, 2008 4:04 am
Forum: General
Topic: Lossless CD archiving
Replies: 18
Views: 19794

Re: Lossless CD archiving

I know this is a dormant thread, but I wanted to add my two cents, now that I've been taking my CD archiving seriously for a couple of months, and specifically using MAX for several weeks. In my system I have simply not found FLAC or Apple Lossless to be an acceptable substitute for the real thing. ...
by barnz
Wed Jun 25, 2008 3:30 am
Forum: Max Help
Topic: unwanted track numbers in titles
Replies: 4
Views: 4512

Re: unwanted track numbers in titles

oops! Sorry for not being specific. Max 0.8.1 OS X 10.5.3 One other common issue - I often get this error when the encoder finishes writing a file: Picture 1.png It happens consistently for each song on a CD, but only for certain CDs. It seems mostly harmless, apart from holding up the Ripper from g...
by barnz
Wed Jun 25, 2008 2:07 am
Forum: Max Help
Topic: unwanted track numbers in titles
Replies: 4
Views: 4512

unwanted track numbers in titles

Hi - I have been using MAX for a couple of weeks and I am very happy with the improved sound quality of my digital music library. I am a little disconcerted by the intermittent appearance of track numbers in the song titles - both in the filename as well as in the title in iTunes. Sometimes the numb...