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.FLAC File Extension

File TypeFree Lossless Audio Codec File

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CategoryAudio Files
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This file is saved in a binary format, which requires a specific program to read its contents.

What is a FLAC file?

Open-source audio format that uses lossless audio compression, meaning it does not remove any of the original audio data; compresses audio files with no loss in quality.

More Information

NOTE: A FLAC Fingerprint file, which contains the filename and checksum information for a FLAC file, may be generated along with the FLAC file. This file is typically named "ffp.txt" and can be created using the following command:

"metaflac --show-md5sum flac_file_names > ffp.txt".

For additional information about the FLAC format visit the FLAC website.

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Programs that open FLAC files
Windows
File Viewer Plus
Microsoft Groove Music
Roxio Creator NXT Pro 5
Adobe Audition CC 2015
Nullsoft Winamp
VideoLAN VLC media player
Foobar2000
GoldWave
VUPlayer
aTunes
Applian Replay Converter
jetAudio
Mac
Roxio Toast 15
Eltima Elmedia Player
Adobe Audition CC 2015
MacAmp Lite X
VideoLAN VLC media player
aTunes
Linux
VideoLAN VLC Media Player
aTunes
iOS
VideoLAN VLC for iOS 2
Android
File Viewer for Android
jetAudio
Videolabs VLC for Android
Updated 3/17/2016

.FLAC Extension Information

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