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Batch Convert

Batch Convert: Process of taking any number of files of one type (i.e. wave, mov, avi, mp3, etc.) and changing them into another type. Can involve a change in format or a change in quality settings, transcoding, or convert from stereo to mono. Moving from type to type is not a two-way street however; any changes that compromise the quality of an audio file are permanent, so they should always be utilized in the creation of a surrogate version. Batch conversion can also be used to change file names or to insert metadata, such as copyright statements, into the file [ Audio Glossary ] [ Video Glossary ]

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