|4. Mouse right click -> convert -> settings||5. The Diskwriter settings window opens:|
|7. Mouse right click -> Convert -> Run conversion|
|You can follow the progress:
Because FLAC decoding is very fast and MPC encoding is also fast, the transcoding does not need too much time, like shown by example in these pictures.
|Tagging in Foobar
10. Mark all tracks -> Mouse right click -> Masstagger -> Edit tags
|The masstagger window pops up:
10.1 Press add
10.2 Select action type 'set value'
10.3 Press OK
|The set value window pops up.
10.4 Select Field name: Album - type in the album name, press OK
|10.5 You should edit the comment tag, too, as previously there was included 'EAC secure..., Lossless ...', but after transcoding, you have now an MPC album with certain settings & encoder.
10.5.1. Masstagger -> Add
10.5.2. Select action type set value
10.5.3. press OK
|11.1 Mark all tracks of the mpc album in foobar playlist
11.2 Mouse right click -> Replaygain -> Scan selection as album
Wait some time until finished.
See further background explanations about replaygain in Guide about replaygaining MPC or Lossless albums here.
|Have a look at the result:
(Mouse right click on a track, Show file info or in newer foobar versions: Properties...)
|Codec||album size (MB)||min. track bitrate (kbit/s)||averaged album bitrate (kbit/s)||max. track bitrate (kbit/s)|
|MPC 1.14 q8 ms15 xl||243||264||281|
|MPC 1.14 q7 ms15 xl||218||235||249|
|MPC 1.14 q7 xl||215||233||248|
|12.1 Mark all tracks.
12.2 Mouse right click -> Save selection as playlist -> as filetype *.m3u
EAC log file(s),
cue sheet (optional)
www.allmusic.com.htm artist or album infos (optional)
booklet scans, jpegs (optional)
from Lossless album folder to MPC album directory.