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SoundConverter, The Sound Conversion Application for the GNOME Environment

Sound Converter

The sound conversion application for the GNOME environment. It reads anything the GStreamer library can read (Ogg Vorbis, AAC, MP3, FLAC, WAV, AVI, MPEG, MOV, M4A, AC3, DTS, ALAC, MPC, Shorten, APE, SID, etc...), and writes WAV, FLAC, MP3, and Ogg Vorbis files.


Version 0.9.7

  • New translations: Russian, Spanish, Italian, German, Czech.
  • Association with audio mimetypes, so SoundConverter is just at a right click.
  • The program can now takes URIs as arguments.
  • Add Folder now also work on non-local files.
  • Added {Genre}, {Date} and {Year} in custom filename patterns.
  • Better replace-messy-chars, with unicode->ascii to remove diacritics.
  • Fixed crashing when tags contained a list.
  • Fixed escaping problem in same-folder-as-input. (again)
  • License is now GPLv3.


Download page
report any problem/suggestion on the project page



Linux, GNOME 2.x, Python, PyGTK, GStreamer, GStreamer-python, Gnome-python, GStreamer-lame for MP3 output.

See this howto to enable mp3 encoding.


This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License.

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Ubuntu is a Linux distribution that offers an operating system predominantly focused on desktop computers but also provides support for servers. Based on Debian GNU / Linux, Ubuntu focuses on ease of use, freedom in usage restriction, regular releases (every 6 months) and ease of installation.
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