mp3DirectCut - Portable Audio Editor

mp3DirectCut is a portable mp3 audio editor and recorder. It allows a user to directly cut, copy, paste or change the volume with no need to decompress your files for audio editing. Saving encoding time while preserving the original audio quality.

MP3DirectCut Portable Audio Editor

mp3DirectCut Screenshot

mp3DirectCut is a fast and feature rich audio editing tool specifically designed for working with MP3 audio files. Developed by Martin Pesch, it is known for its simplicity, efficiency, and ease of use. Here are some of its key features:

  • Non Destructive MP3 Editing: mp3DirectCut allows you to edit MP3 files directly without re-encoding. This means that you can cut, copy, paste, and perform various editing operations on MP3 files without losing audio quality.
  • Precise Audio Editing: The software provides a visual representation of the audio waveform, allowing users to make precise cuts and edits. It supports navigation through the audio file and has features like zooming for accurate editing.
  • Cut, Copy, Paste MP3 Parts: Users can cut, copy, and paste parts of an MP3 file, making it easy to trim or rearrange audio segments.
  • Fade In and Out: Includes options for adding fade in and fade out effects to audio clips. This is useful for creating smooth transitions between different parts of a track.
  • Batch Processing: It supports batch processing, allowing users to perform operations on multiple files simultaneously.
  • ID3 Tag Editing: While its primary focus is on editing the audio stream, the MP3 editor also provides basic support for editing ID3 tags, allowing users to add or modify metadata information.
  • Built in Recording Capability: Includes a simple built in recorder, enabling users to capture audio directly within the application.
  • Non-Visual Cut Marks: Users can insert cut marks without visualizing the audio waveform. This is useful for situations where precision is required but visual cues are not necessary.
  • Portable Version: Offers a portable version that does not require installation, making it convenient for use on different computers.

MP3DirectCut Specifications

  • Authors Website: Project Page
  • Developer: Martin Pesch
  • License: Freeware
  • Extracted File Size: Requires roughly 348KB of free disk space for stand alone installation.
  • Supported OS: Windows

How to make MP3DirectCut Portable

The executable setup installer allows for portable installation. Here's how:

  1. Download MP3DirectCut setup installer.
  2. Using the Installer, install extracting to your USB flash drive.
  3. Launch the application via mp3DirectCut.exe