LightMan Converter is a free CD ripper, free audio converter, and audio encoder which you can use in order to rip music from CDs and to convert audio files. You can convert audio to over 10 different audio formats which are supported by this free audio conversion utility. LightMan Converter is very beginner friendly. And if you are interested in backing up your audio CD collection or just converting your existing music collection, and you’re not a very experienced computer user, then LightMan free audio Converter is the thing that you need.
What you see in the image above is the default interface of LightMan Converter. At the top of the window we have the main menu with all the options for setting up the audio conversions. Below that on the right we have player controls, play, pause, rewind, for when you want to listen to tracks. In the middle is the file list where files for conversion are gonna be loaded, and lastly all the way at the bottom of the window is the ID3 Tag Editor and conversion status report area.
Be very careful when going through with the installation, because it tries to install browser toolbars. If you’re not interested in them, uncheck them and they won’t be installed.
Key Features of this Free Audio Converter:
- Ripping and conversion of audio CDs and normal audio files.
- Add songs individually or entire folders and entire CDs at once.
- Download artist information and titles from the CDDB database.
- Convert and rip to FAAC, MP4, AAC, FLAC, MP3, OGG, WMA, WAVE, Bonk.
- Settings are available for each one of the formats.
- ID3 Tag Editor for when the track information isn’t available.
If you still haven’t backed up your CD collection, now is the time to do it. Don’t wait for too long because you might have problems with CDs being damaged. It’s difficult or you can say almost impossible to rip music from a scratched and otherwise abused CD. If on the other hand, CDs are OK, here’s how you do it in LightMan Converter.
How to Convert and Rip Music with LightMan Converter:
Depending on what you want to do, click on either the Open Folder or Import CD, which would be the first two options from the menu at the top.
We’ve selected a directory, and all the songs from there have been imported into the conversion list automatically. Do the same thing for an audio CD, you can select the magnifying glass to check for track information automatically from the CDDB website.
To start the conversion, click on the big blue play button at the top menu, more precisely on the drop down menu next to it and select the formats to which you want to convert the audio files. Once you make your selection, conversion will start automatically. Once its done, open up the destination folder and collect your music. Conversion worked fine, it did the job efficiently and it was very fast.
All in all, LightMan Converter is a multi-functional software which helps you to rip audio from CDs, convert and encode audio files effortlessly. Try LightMan free audio converter, it’s very easy to use.