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  • HandBrake

    HandBrake is an open-source, multithreaded video transcoder: it converts digital media from one format to another, compressing the files in the process.

     

    Free Open Source Mac OS X Windows Linux BSD Xfce

  • JDownloader

    JDownloader simplifies and improves the process of downloading files from "free" file hosting sites like Rapidshare or Megaupload.

     

    Free Open Source Mac OS X Windows Linux

    • Bundleware The installer contains bundled adware. Clean, adware free installers are available here: https://board.jdownloader.org/showthread.php?t=54725
  • Rhythmbox

    Rhythmbox is an audio player for Linux that plays and organizes digital music. Inspired by Apple's iTunes, it is free software that is designed to work well under the https://alternativeto .

     

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    Free Open Source Linux BSD

  • Brasero

    Brasero is an application to burn CD/DVD for the Gnome Desktop. It is designed to be as simple as possible and has some unique features to enable users to create their discs easily and quickly.

     

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    Free Open Source Linux BSD GNOME

  • Vuze

    Vuze is a free BitTorrent client used to transfer files via the BitTorrent protocol.

     

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    Freemium Mac OS X Windows Linux Android BSD Chrome

    • Bundleware Be careful during the installation: https://alternativeto.net/discussions/applications/11718/be-careful-in-the-installation/
  • K3b

    K3b is a CD and DVD authoring application for the KDE desktop environment for Unix-like computer operating systems.

     

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    Free Open Source Linux BSD KDE

  • fre:ac

    fre:ac is a free audio converter and CD ripper with support for various formats and codecs. It will convert between MP3, MP4/M4A, WMA, Vorbis, FLAC, AAC, WAV and Bonk formats.

     

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    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD PortableApps.com Wine

  • Videos

    Videos (previously Totem) is the official movie player of the GNOME desktop environment based on xine-lib or GStreamer. It features a playlist, a full-screen mode, seek and volume controls, as well as keyboard navigation.

     

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    Free Open Source Linux

  • MakeMKV

    MakeMKV is a program designed for ripping DVD and Blu-Ray disc video.

     

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    Freemium Mac OS X Windows Linux XBMC Media Center

  • aTunes

    aTunes is a full-featured audio player and manager, developed in Java programming language, so it can be executed on different platforms: Windows, Linux and Unix-like systems. A skinnable java alternative to iTunes (similar interface).

     

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    Free Open Source Mac OS X Windows Linux

    • Discontinued last update: 22. June 2014
  • AcetoneISO

    AcetoneISO, is a feature-rich and complete software application to manage CD/DVD images.

     

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    Free Open Source Linux

  • Data Crow

    Data Crow is the ultimate media cataloger and media organiser.

     

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    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux Self-Hosted

    • Discontinued The development has been stopped by the author in April 2018. Last version, 4.2.2. released in August 2017, can be still downloaded together with the source code from the official website.
  • DVDStyler

    DVDStyler is a cross-platform free DVD authoring application for the creation of professional-looking DVDs.

     

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    Free Open Source Mac OS X Windows Linux BSD PortableApps.com

    • Bundleware The installer is bundled with adware / one or several browser hijacker(s): https://www.virustotal.com/en/file/44d18f6d2b9132531049747e72324702d8221177e68c75bf101fac31f8876f72/analysis/1487870865/ | https://www.virustotal.com/en/file/de54905c9c025081a934c4b57ba6bfa462d39ad70d4b4d5fff279eaa2c20f711/analysis/1487870860/ | https://www.virustotal.com/en/file/4a6ec0e0f3253d05b5bcea5426e9018b5cfcea7e556be6638a068b489753ebb7/analysis/1487870815/
  • Virtual Volumes View

    VVV is an application that catalogs the content of removable volumes like CD and DVD disks for off-line searching. Folders and files can also be arranged in a single, virtual file system.

     

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    Free Open Source Mac OS X Windows Linux PortableApps.com

  • Xfburn

    Lightweight CD/DVD burning software designed for Xfce, but it runs on Gnome, KDE etc as well. It can blank CDs and DVDs, burn and create ISO images and burn personal compositions of data. At the moment it is at heavy development.

     

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    Free Open Source Linux Xfce

  • SoundConverter

    The sound conversion application for the GNOME environment. It reads anything the GStreamer library can read (Ogg Vorbis, AAC, MP3, FLAC, WAV, AVI, MPEG, MOV, M4A, AC3, DTS, ALAC, MPC, Shorten, APE, SID, etc...

     

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    Free Open Source Linux

  • dd

    Command-line utility for Unix and Unix-like operating systems to convert and copy a file.

     

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    Free Open Source Mac Linux BSD

  • DevedeNG

    It converts any video format to DVD so can you can watch on any DVD player in your house.

     

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    Free Open Source Linux

  • Catalog Hero

    Catalog Hero is first Online and first OS independent catalog organizer software! It provides similar functionality as popular windows application WhereIsIt but provides different features.

     

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    Free Mac OS X Windows Linux Web

    • Discontinued Since August 2015 the official website is no longer available.
  • Furius ISO Mount

    Furius ISO Mount is a simple Gtk+ Interface to Mount ISO, IMG, BIN, MDF and NRG Image files without burning to disk. An ISO, IMG, BIN, MDF and NRG Image management utility for the Gnome Desktop Environment.

     

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    Free Open Source Linux

    • Discontinued The official website is no longer available. Last version, 0.11.3.1, released in January 2011, can be still downloaded from Softpedia
  • Asunder

    Asunder is a graphical Audio CD ripper and encoder for Linux. You can use it to save tracks from an Audio CD as any of WAV, MP3, OGG, FLAC, WavPack, Musepack, AAC, and Monkey's Audio files.

     

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    Free Open Source Linux BSD Xfce

  • Pazera Free Audio Extractor

    Free application that converts audio files to MP3, AAC, AC3, WMA, FLAC, M4A, OGG or WAV format. Moreover, the program allows extraction of audio tracks from video files without loss of sound quality.

     

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    Free Windows Linux Wine

  • Gmount ISO

    GMount ISO is a simple tool for Linux that facilitates mounting ISO images as a virtual drive. GMount ISO is a frontend to the mount command and is written using PyGTK and Glade.

     

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    Free Linux

  • Mobile Media Converter

    The Mobile Media Converter is a free video and audio converter for converting between popular desktop media formats like MP3, Windows Media Audio (wma), Ogg Vorbis Audio (ogg), Wave Audio (wav), MPEG video, AVI, Windows Media Video (wmv)...

     

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    Free Mac OS X Windows Linux

  • Sound Juicer

    Sound Juicer is a clean, mean, and lean CD ripper for GNOME 2. It sports a clean interface and simple preferences, aiming to do The Right Thing and What You Mean all of the time. It requires GNOME and GStreamer.

     

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    Free Open Source Linux BSD