Audiofile Engineering has announced version 2.1 of Sample Manager, their batch audio processor, adding full support for Mac OS X 10.4 ("Tiger"). Sample Manager, the only batch audio processor to implement AppleScript, now fully supports Automator with 28 actions...
udiofile Engineering has announced version 2.1 of Sample Manager, their batch audio processor, adding full support for Mac OS X 10.4 ("Tiger"). Sample Manager, the only batch audio processor to implement AppleScript, now fully supports Automator with 28 actions. The company has also added a Spotlight-based file-search feature. Other new features include support for mu-law files and "Play" and "Stop" AppleScript commands.
Sample Manager features include:
Full support of AIFF, WAVE, Sound Designer, ACID, Apple Loop and Law audio files
Partial support for Recycle (REX, RX2 and RCY) files
Supports any sample rate or bit depth
Supports any number of channels
Supports interleaved and split channel files
Files are sortable by any parameter
Detailed waveform view of the selected sample as full wave, rectified or averaged
Detailed file and audio info
Detailed batch editing of MIDI, beat-related, or "metadata" info
Batch processes include Change Gain, Fade, Trim, Reverse, Convert, Split, Mix, Join and many others
Extract parts of audio files by thresholds, slices or regions
DSP processes support all formats, bit depths and sample rates with auto-dithering
Process audio through multiple Audio Units
Auto-saving of files in-place, with additional options for file saving
Highly advanced and detailed Loop Editor
built-in Automator actions
Multiple "browser" windows, saveable as documents
Spotlight-based file searches
Export to MP3 format
Offline waveform cache
Optimized for G4 and G5 with AltiVec
MIDI and varispeed playback of the selected audio file
Sample Manager is priced at $69. Upgrades for registered users are $19.
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