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Does iTunes convert to mp3?


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I just switched to a Mac, and iTunes on the PC automatically would convert my WMA files to MP3. I tried dragging and dropping, and File>Import, but neither worked. Does iTunes support this, and if not is their an open-source option for converting WMA, OGG, and FLAC to MP3 or M4A?
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iTunes doesn't convert WMA files on the mac cause the codecs that are required are windows only.
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When i switched, I downloaded a program called Switch and left it over night to convert all of the WMAs I had copied over from my PC. Works brilliantly. 8)

link - http://www.nch.com.au/switch/

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Convert to mp3, no, but iTunes can rip in mp3!

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iTunes doesn't convert WMA files on the mac cause the codecs that are required are windows only.
I wanted too to convert in mp-3 some files. Very poor : ((
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I have used MAX to convert various formats - although not WMA, as I don't have music in that format.

It was very useful to convert my 24bit FLAC files.
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