How to Install Lame MP3 in MediaMonkey

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How to Install Lame MP3 in MediaMonkey
MediaMonkey allows you to manage your music collection. (Stockbyte/Stockbyte/Getty Images)

In MediaMonkey, the LAME MP3 Encoder application extension allows you to convert CD tracks to MP3 files. The free version of MediaMonkey, however, limits you to a 30-day trial of the encoder. To continue ripping your favourite CDs in MP3 format, you can download a free version of LAME MP3 Encoder and manually install it in the program.

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  1. 1

    Go to or Softpedia's website and download the LAME MP3 Encoder zip file.

  2. 2

    Check the box next to "Open with" and select "Windows Explorer." A list of files will appear on the screen.

  3. 3

    Locate and select the "lame_enc.dll" file, and then click the "Extract" button. You will be asked to select a destination folder.

  4. 4

    Click "Computer," and then click "Local Disk (C:)." Open the "Program Files" folder, and then select the "MediaMonkey" folder.

  5. 5

    Click the "Extract" button at the bottom of the screen.

  6. 6

    Select the "Copy and Replace" option.

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