Saint Paul, MN – Monday, May 2nd, 2005 – Today, Audio=9File Engineering
( is officially announcing version 2.1 of
Sample Manager. Further cementing Sample Manager as the best batch audio
processor on the market, we have added full support for Mac OS X 10.4
(“Tiger”). Sample Manager, the only batch audio processor to implement
AppleScript, now fully supports Automator with 28 actions. We have also
added a Spotlight-based file-search feature. Other new features include
support for =B5Law files and “Play” and “Stop” AppleScript commands. As
always, performance and stability are rock solid.

Sample Manager is a full-featured Batch Audio Processor for Mac OS X. Its
features include:

– Full support of AIFF, WAVE, Sound Designer,
ACID, Apple Loop and =B5Law audio files
– Partial support for Recycle (REX, RX2 and RCY) files
– Supports any sample rate or bit depth
– Supports any number of channels
– Supports interleaved and split channel files
– Files are sortable by any parameter
– Detailed waveform view of the selected sample
as full wave, rectified or averaged
– Detailed file and audio info
– Detailed batch editing of MIDI, beat-related, or “metadata” info
– Batch processes include Change Gain, Fade,
Trim, Reverse, Convert, Split, Mix, Join and many
– Extract parts of audio files by thresholds, slices or regions
– DSP processes support all formats, bit depths
and sample rates with auto-dithering
– Process audio through multiple Audio Units
– Auto-saving of files in-place, with additional options for file saving
– Highly advanced and detailed Loop Editor
– Unlimited undo
– AppleScript support
– built-in Automator actions
– Multiple “browser” windows, saveable as documents
– Spotlight-based file searches
– Export to MP3 format
– Offline waveform cache
– Optimized for G4 and G5 with AltiVec
– MIDI and varispeed playback of the selected audio file

Sample Manager is priced at $69. Upgrades for registered users are $19

Look for us at WWDC and summer MacWorld!

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