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by phrarod
Sat May 19, 2007 6:03 pm
Forum: Max Help
Topic: Most EAC like compression to use?
Replies: 11
Views: 7273

I was very careful with this. We used the same high resolution system each time. However, its apparent on any good system. I duplicated the exact process using the exact same equipment sans the MAC substituing for a PC. I used the same CD blanks. I would make several versions of each song using diff...
by phrarod
Sat May 19, 2007 4:46 pm
Forum: Max Help
Topic: Can't get album art or song titles - Newbie.
Replies: 14
Views: 9123

I'm doing something wrong in the set up. I picked a generic Dire Straits album that's been reissued many times. I just get a blank.

I thought you had to be a member of brainz because there were fields for name and pass in the prefs window.
by phrarod
Sat May 19, 2007 4:44 pm
Forum: Max Help
Topic: Most EAC like compression to use?
Replies: 11
Views: 7273

Mike, Thanks for the great post. I was confusing rip and encoding. Theoretically, I understand everything you say. Practically I get much better sounding digital files with EAC. I wish I didn't. Apple lossless via iTunes is the worst. What I want to do is back up my whole collection (1K+ CDs) over t...
by phrarod
Sat May 19, 2007 5:32 am
Forum: Max Help
Topic: Can't get album art or song titles - Newbie.
Replies: 14
Views: 9123

Can't get album art or song titles - Newbie.

I went through all the settings as per the board and everything I could find. I even signed up on Musicbrainz. When the window appears when I put a CD it the tracks have no name, no album title. When I click on Musicbrainz nothing happens. I went over and over the prefs. What simple thing am I missi...
by phrarod
Sat May 19, 2007 5:28 am
Forum: Max Help
Topic: Most EAC like compression to use?
Replies: 11
Views: 7273

Most EAC like compression to use?

I've been playing with Max and I really like how it can automatically put the files into iTunes. I just tried Wavepack but it seemed like it would take an hour to rip one CD. I then AIFF which was faster. The results were no where near EAC. I want the best audio rip. I use WAV in EAC. What should I ...