Fast MPEG audio editing


mp3DirectCut - Direct MP3 editor, splitter, cutter and recorder

All you need to cut your MP3

mp3DirectCut is a fast and extensive audio editor and recorder for encoded MP3. Without re-encoding you can directly cut, crop or split your MP3 and AAC tracks, change the volume on MP3 and much more. Direct editing saves encoding time and preserves the original audio quality of your tracks. The built in recorder creates MP3 on the fly. By using Cue sheets, Pause detection or Auto cue you can easily divide long files.


Direct data copying, no re-encoding

Non-destructive cut, copy, paste

Volume change, fading, normalizing for MP3

MP3 recording/encoding with ACM or Lame

Fast MPEG visualisation and easy navigation

AAC support, MP2 support

Batch processing, Cue Sheet support

Pause detection, Auto cue by time values

Track splitting with filename and tag creation

Trim, Crop, Fast play, Loop play

ID3v1.1 tag editor, ID3v2 tag keeping

VU meter, bitrate visualisation

Command line usage, Unicode support

Download mp3DirectCut

Version 2.26 · 2019-11-30 · 291 KB · simple installer (sfx zip) · Freeware
MD5 checksum: 25d236df7279c5d1d8c86baace7afc5c


2.26UTF-8 character encoding for cue, project and ini files / Internal ANSI/Win98 compatibility removed / Checking 4GB size limit / Cut noise mute function / Settings button in the toolbar / Graph font localization issues fixed / Some other corrections and improvements
2.25Append by file dropping / Multiple file dropping / Re-encoded save mode / Limit track time option for Batch / Gain change detection on cutting / Volume slider in text button layouts
2.24Split bug fixed / Split and Batch dialogs improved / Cue flag functions
2.23MP4 demuxing by ffmpeg / VBR header bug fixed / Total track time for big timer
2.22Two more zoom out levels / Some bug fixes and improvements
2.21Dark and bright themes / Flat window / New icon / Rec time limit
2.20Auto crop improved / "Lowest gain" setting in config dialog / Two-stage fade


Windows or Linux with Wine

For MP3 play/cut: MP3 ACM codec (present in Windows) or mpglib.dll

For AAC play/cut: libfaad2.dll (32 bit)

For MP3 recording: encoding ACM or Lame encoder DLL (32 bit)

For MP4 demuxing: ffmpeg.exe

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