[thelist] Extracting Audio from an EXE

Christian Heilmann codepo8 at gmail.com
Wed Jul 6 10:09:58 CDT 2005

> [snip]
> My company has this old cd/movie in a .exe format. Is there a way to at
> least get the audio tracks out of that? The company who did the
> recording
> about 4-6 years ago no longer exists. One way is to have a professional
> speaker come and we rerecord the audio. The only other way I can think
> of is
> to let it play with a microphone up to the computer speaker and I think
> that
> we know the answer to that one.
> [/snip]
> Go 'line out' from your computer to 'line in' on another and record the
> audio as a .wav
> All you need is a cord with 1/8" stereo jacks on each end, Windows has a
> recorder.

Another option would be a recording tool like total recorder, or
checking if the application does put the wav files in the temp folder
while running. It is amazing what you can find in Temp folders.

Chris Heilmann 
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