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Old January 26th 20, 07:58 AM posted to
Randy Yates[_2_]
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Default Concatenating mp3 files

Dieter Britz > writes:

> I use Audacity and want to concatenate mp3 files with it.
> There are instructions for that - import the (e.g. two)
> files, click on the second, CTRL C, go to the end of file 1
> and CTRL V, and export that. Even when I wipe the second
> before exporting the concatenated top one, it turns out too
> big. E.g. file 1, 12 Mb, file 2, 4 Mb, but the result is 22 Mb.
> What am I doing wrong, or how should I do it?

It may be some of the (re)encoding parameters you are using
in Audacity are not as lax as the originally-encoded files.
Randy Yates, DSP/Embedded Firmware Developer
Digital Signal Labs