Alternatives to Sony Sound Forge for Windows with any license

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  • Audacity icon

    Audacity

    Audacity is free, open source software for recording and editing sounds. You can use Audacity to record live audio, convert tapes and records, edit sound files, change the speed or pitch of a recording and much more.

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD PortableApps.com

    • Very powerful, like Sound Forge, but its interface is quite messy and not user-friendly naryandria • Feb 2016 Disagree   Agree
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    FL Studio

    FL Studio (formerly known as FruityLoops) is a digital audio workstation developed by the Belgian company Image-Line. FL Studio features a graphical user interface based on a pattern-based music sequencer. The program is available in...

    Commercial Mac Windows Android iPhone

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    Adobe Audition

    Adobe Audition software delivers the professional tools you need to make your video and audio productions sound their best. Handle a wide range of audio production tasks efficiently, including recording, mixing, and sound restoration.

    Commercial Mac Windows

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    Ocenaudio

    Ocenaudio is a cross-platform, easy to use, fast and functional audio editor. It is the ideal software for people who need to edit and analyze audio files without complications. ocenaudio also has powerful features that will please...

    Free Mac Windows Linux

    • It has the most usual functionalities of sound forge (cut/select/normalize/) and supports VST effects. Last but not least, its interface is amazingly neat and efficient! naryandria • Feb 2016 Disagree   Agree
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    GoldWave

    GoldWave is the most reliable and complete audio editor available in its price range. It includes all of the common audio editing commands and effects, plus powerful built-in tools such as a batch processor/converter, a file merger, a...

    Commercial Windows

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    Radium

    Radium is a music editor with a new type of interface. - Compared to the normal sequencer interface editing is quicker and more musical data fits on the screen. - Compared to trackers, note positions and effects are edited...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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    Wavosaur

    Wavosaur is a free sound editor, audio editor, wav editor software for editing, processing and recording sounds, wav and mp3 files. Wavosaur has all the features to edit audio (cut, copy, paste, etc.) produce music loops, analyze...

    Free Windows

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    WaveShop

    WaveShop is a free, open-source audio editor for Windows XP/Vista/7. WaveShop is fast, lightweight, and bit-perfect, meaning samples aren't altered unless they need to be. Editing a portion of an audio file only affects that...

    Open Source Windows PortableApps.com

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    Nero WaveEditor

    Nero WaveEditor allows you to record pieces of music and edit the corresponding audio files, for example using various filters and sound enhancement methods.

    Free Windows

  • Zynewave Podium icon

    Zynewave Podium

    Podium is a modern digital audio workstation (DAW) for Windows. It supports recording and editing of audio and MIDI, and hosts VST instrument and effect plugins.

    Freemium Windows

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    Awave Studio

    Awave Studio is a multi-purpose audio tool that reads a veritable host of audio carrying file formats from different platforms, synthesizers, trackers, mobile phones… — It can be used in a variety of ways — as a file format converter...

    Commercial Windows

  • Leapic Audio Editor

    Leapic Audio Editor is a all-in-one audio editor, converter, recorder, player, splitter and joiner.

    Free Windows

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    Wavelab

    Steinberg's WaveLab allows quick audio editing and professional mastering with sample-accurate precision. High-quality EQs, dynamics and effects are included, and the software can integrate additional effects processors.

    Commercial Mac Windows

    • It's an audio editor that doesn't try to be a multitrack DAW, it's more mastering or broadcast centered Guest • Oct 2015 Disagree   Agree
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    Free Audio Editor

    Free Audio Editor is a sound editor program for Windows. This software lets you make and edit voice and other audio recordings. You can cut, copy and paste parts of recording and, if required, add effects like echo, amplification and...

    Freemium Mac Windows

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    AudioDope

    Audiodope is an audio editor. You can load and listen to music files of various formats such as wave, MP3, wma etc. You can also edit part or the whole stream.

    Free Windows

  • FileLab Audio Editor icon

    FileLab Audio Editor

    FileLab Audio Editor is a free web application that allows you to rework your audio files online and get a completely new refined and enhanced with effects output track! Features Open Any Audio Files Open MP3, WAV, WMA...

    Free Windows Web / Cloud

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    rezound

    ReZound aims to be a stable, open source, and graphical audio file editor primarily for but not limited to the Linux operating system.

    Open Source Windows Linux BSD

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    mpTrim

    mpTrim is a simple and easy to use MP3 editor that can trim silence, adjust the volume, fade-in/out (to fix abrupt beginning/ending) and clean-up MP3 audio files fast, and with no loss in quality.

    Freemium Windows

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    Free Audio Dub

    The fastest way to edit audio files! Free Audio Dub is the free audio editing software that lets you delete unwanted parts from audio files without re-encoding. And "without re-encoding" means without loosing original...

    Free Windows

  • WaveMax Sound Editor icon

    WaveMax Sound Editor

    WaveMax Sound Editor is an ideal solution for audio editing and mastering. The program contains everything you need to create great sounding recordings and audio CDs, including professional tools for recording, analysis and editing....

    Commercial Windows

  • Power Sound Editor icon

    Power Sound Editor

    Power Sound Editor is a visual audio editing and recording software solution, which supports many advanced and powerful operations with audio data. Easy editing functions with numerous audio effects Fastest Audio CD...

    Freemium Windows

  • SoundSoap icon

    SoundSoap

    Rescue your recordings from noise problems like air conditioners, traffic, fans, hiss, hum, clicks, pops, crackles, distortion/clipping, and low volume. SoundSoap is inexpensive and simple to use with professional results.

    Commercial Mac Windows

  • MAGIX MP3 Deluxe icon

    MAGIX MP3 Deluxe

    MP3 deluxe by MAGIX is a complete music solution for superior music recording, playback, and easy management. Some features include: quick import, optimal editing, easy music management including playlists,and direct recording of...

    Commercial Windows

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    SoundEditor

    SoundEditor is a free sound editor used to edit, filter and modify sound files. It is an open source freeware with no limitation of usage or distribution. The aim is to equal or do better than current software standards. SoundEditor...

    Open Source Windows

  • MAGIX Audio Cleaning Lab icon

    MAGIX Audio Cleaning Lab

    Quality audio software - Audio Cleaning Lab by MAGIX enables you to transfer your favourite records, tapes and other audio media onto CD and DVD. The best in quality audio software.

    Commercial Windows