How to install the LAME MP3 ACM codec

last updated: 10-Jul-2003 | back to index

Software: How to install LAME MP3 ACM codec

Step 1:

Download the codec: click here


Step 2:

Use "Winzip" ( ) to decompress the ZIP file into it's own folder...

lame1.png (19377 bytes)

In Windows explorer, Right mouse click on the zip file to open the menu
--> Select the Winzip option
--> then select the "Extract to folder ... lameACM-20020202" option


There should now be a new folder called lameACM-20020202 that contains the following files:

lame2.png (27124 bytes)

These files should be in the lameACM-20020202 folder


Step 3:

Install the codec by doing the following:

lame3.png (10006 bytes)

Right mouse click on the LameACM.inf file
--> Click on Install

You may encounter the following prompt:

lame4.png (12947 bytes)

Click on the Continue Anyway button


Step 4:

Check that the codec can be used.  You can use any program where you can choose an audio codec.  The following screen shot is from VirtualDub:

lame5.png (17025 bytes)

Success!  The LAME MP3 codec can be used.



10, July 2003
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