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Sound Studio 4

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Sound Studio 4 Monbots
To save in MP3 and to use third-party audio unit plugins, you will need to switch to the version of Sound Studio available outside of the Mac App Store. See instructions on our FAQ page. Use Monbots for batch processing. Sound Studio is also compatible with Applescript and Automator.
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Third-party software

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Soundflower LineIn Audio Hijack LAME MP3 Encoder
Soundflower is an open-source extension that allows you to route the audio output from iTunes or Skype into Sound Studio. Note that this is a beta, pre-release version that is compatible with Yosemite, Mavericks, and El Capitan. Rogue Amoeba's LineIn app allows you to route audio from a microphone or other device plugged into your Sound In port. Rogue Amoeba's Audio Hijack allows you to record directly from other apps into a file that you can later edit in Sound Studio. LAME is an open-source MP3 encoder. LAME 3.99.5 is 32-bit/64-bit and is compatible with Mac OS X 10.7 Lion or later. Note: Delete any previous versions of LAME before installing this one. It will not install over the old LAME frameworks.