I forgot to chime in with RAWAVRecorder. It's out there on a few download sites still. Works fine
with Win98. Win2K and WinXP. I don't do Vista so no idea if it works on it. The drawback is it plays
the RA file in real time (no pun intended).
-- Tom Fine
----- Original Message -----
From: "Brandon Burke" <[log in to unmask]>
To: <[log in to unmask]>
Sent: Friday, January 30, 2009 12:22 PM
Subject: Re: [ARSCLIST] Converting Real Audio to wav
> Thank you for bringing the thread back to original question, Joe.
> We appreciate the suggestion.
> Brandon Burke
> Archivist for Recorded Sound Collections
> Hoover Institution Archives
> Stanford University
> Stanford, CA 94305-6010
> vox: 650.724.9711
> fax: 650.725.3445
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> On Jan 30, 2009, at 7:14 AM, [log in to unmask] wrote:
>> I like Total Recorder (Win only) for converting/downloading Real from the internet. Also use it
>> for converting from stored files. But it works unreliably on Vista.
>> joe salerno
>> Jim Sam wrote:
>>> Does any one have a favorite program for converting real audio, or any real media, to a
>>> non-proprietary format, such as wav?
>>> I'm asking in the spirit of being able to adequately preserve future acquisitions of archives.