Herong's Tutorial Notes on CD/DVD
Dr. Herong Yang, Version 2.14

Rip Music with FinalBurner

This section provides a tutorial on how to rip music off an audio CD (Compact Disc Digital Audio or CD-DA) with FinalBurner.

FinalBurner is free CD burning software produced by ProtectedSoft. Follow the other tutorials in this book to download and install FinalBurner on your Windows system.

This tutorial shows you how to rip music off an audio CD into MP3 files with FinalBurner.

1. Start FinalBurner and click the AudioCD Ripper icon. The Ripper screen shows up.

2. Click the Files menu and change the output path to C:\temp\mp3.

3. Click the AudioCD menu and select MP3 as the output format. Change MP3 BitRate to 256.

4. But track list is not showing up on the screen. Why? May be there is a bug in the free version of FinalBurner 1.22.0.111.

Table of Contents

 About This Book

 Audio CD (Compact Disc Digital Audio or CD-DA) Format

 Audio CD (Compact Disc Digital Audio or CD-DA) Players

Audio CD (Compact Disc Digital Audio or CD-DA) Rip Music

 Rip Music to MP3 with Windows Media Player

 Checking MP3 Files Generated by Windows Media Player

 Rip Music to WMA with Windows Media Player

 Checking WMA Files Generated by Windows Media Player

 Installing FreeRIP

 Rip Music to WAV Files with FreeRIP

 Checking WAV Files Generated by FreeRIP

 Rip Music to MP3 Files with FreeRIP

 Checking MP3 Files Generated by FreeRIP

 Rip Music to WMA Files with FreeRIP

 Checking WMA Files Generated by FreeRIP

Rip Music with FinalBurner

 WAV Audio File Format

 MP3, MPEG-1 Audio Layer 3, Encoding Format

 Burning MP3 Music to Audio CD

 Windows Sound Recorder

 ISO 9660 Standard for Data CD

 Recording Data on CD

 VCD (Video CD) Standard

 DVD (Digital Video Disc) Standard Format

 TOC (Table Of Contents) on CDs

 IsoBuster - A Nice CD GUI Tool

 MPlayer - The Movie Player

 vStrip - Rip and Manipulate DVD VOB Files

 mpgtx - Manipulating MPEG Files

 CD/DVD - File Name Extension and Format Types

 References

 PDF Printing Version

Dr. Herong Yang, updated in 2007
Rip Music with FinalBurner