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Convert selected tracks and replace them with converted versions

For macOS 10.10 and later only. This script will convert the files of the selected tracks using an iTunes encoder chosen on-the-fly (each encoder's current Preferences-set options will be in effect) and replace the original tracks throughout the playlists of your entire library with the newly converted versions. Additionally, you can opt to Trash/delete or keep the original files and tracks.

Action shot:

Convert and Replace in action

Replace occurences of a selection of tracks with their newly converted versions throughout the library. Trash or keep the originals.

Latest version:

  • May 22, 2017
  • Fixes compatibility issue with macOS 10.12.5
  • v2.5:
  • Stays open after conversion finishes (registered version)
  • Monitors iTunes for change of track selection while active
  • Removes option to select a playlist of tracks

Further:

Info:

  • This is an Applet
  • file format: Application (Applet)
  • Gatekeeper Security: Authorized Apple Developer ID
  • current version downloads: 111 | total downloads: 3729
  • .zip download size: 376.9K
  • older pre-OS X 10.11 version: direct download
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Current v2.5

Use it free for 10 days.
Like it? It's only $1.99

(via in-app purchase)

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