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Converting MP4 to MP3

MP4 file format is also known as the MPEG-4 Part 14 or officially, it is called ISO/IEC 14496-14:2003. It is actually a multimedia format standard invented to be a division of MPEG-4. This file format is usually used to store digital audio and video streams, mainly those defined by MPEG but it can also be employed to store other data such as still images or subtitles in webex player. Its counterpart is MPEG-1 Audio Layer 3 or MP3. There is software available to convert MP4 to MP3 and vice versa. MP3 is a patented digital audio encoding format that uses the data compression. Generally it is a widely used audio file format for normal audio storage. It is also actually a standard for digital audio compression for the playback or transfer of music using digital audio players.

The easiest and simplest way to change MP4 to MP3 will be using the iTunes. Here is the list of instructions that will aid you in the conversion process. Firstly, open the iTunes application. The select the song you wish to convert. Adjourn to the iTunes menu bar and look for "Preferences" or alternatively, you can click on the "command" and "comma" keys. Then select "Advanced" option at the Preferences window. At the "Advanced" section, select the button stating "Importing" and when "Import Using" appears, select the "MP3 Encoder". This implies that it will convert MP4 to MP3.