Open Source Audio Hijack Alternatives

    The best open source alternative to Audio Hijack is Equalizer APO, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 10 alternatives to Audio Hijack and six of them is open source so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting open source alternatives to Audio Hijack are Winyl (Free, Open Source), AudioMass (Free, Open Source), Pedalboard 2 (Free, Open Source) and Sneedacity (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Sep 21, 2021

    1. Equalizer APO is a parametric / graphic equalizer for Windows. It is implemented as an Audio Processing Object (APO) for the system effect infrastructure introduced with Windows Vista.
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    2. Winyl is a free digital audio player and music library application for organizing and playing audio on Windows.

      Discontinued

      No updates since late 2018



      • FreeOpen Source
      • Online
      • Self-Hosted
      AudioMass lets you record, or use your existing audio tracks, and modify them by trimming, cutting, pasting or applying a plethora of effects, from compression and paragraphic equalizers to reverb, delay and distortion fx.
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    3. A VST (plus AudioUnit on OSX) plugin host designed for live use. Based on the JUCE 'audio plugin host' code, heavily modified to better suit my purposes. Key Features: Modular patching.
    4. Sneedacity (named after Sneed's Feed and Seed from The Simpsons episode, "E-I-E-I-D'oh") is a free (libre), open source, and privacy-respecting audio recording and editing suite forked from Audacity.
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    5. DarkAudacity is a build/fork of the the well known free sound editor, Audacity, customized with a darker, more modern theme - and a few small tweaks. The audio engine underneath is the same audio engine. The same code powers it. Like Audacity, it is completely free.
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