How to convert a Podcast to an MP3 file with iTunes (iTunes 10) on Mac

Podcast is a type of digital media containing an episodic series of radio, video, TV show, etc. You can enjoy them on a computer, Apple TV, or mobile devices like iPhone, iPod. For some Mac users, they would like to convert these audio, video Podcast to MP3 files and organize them in iTunes music library, but not in the Podcast folder. So, how to achieve this? Here this article will introduce you to an easy-to-use way to convert Poadcast to MP3.

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For Podcasts that post individual MP3 music files:

Step 1: Choose Media files in Podcast.

Step 2: Then move on to "Get Info"

Step 3: Click the Options tab, select Music in Media Kind option. You will get the Podcast in iTunes music library.

Option music

(You can select the options like “Skip when shuffling” or “Remember playback position” if needed.)

For radio show Podcast:

If you change Media Kind by following above mentioned method, you will find that the Music option is changed to Music video and the output media file would be saved as QuickTime MOV video. But you can use a Podcast video to audio converter for Mac to convert Podcast to MP3 without hassle. Only 3 steps you will need to take to convert Podcast to MP3:

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Step 1: Add Podcast files to the program

Go to "File" menu, select "Load Media Files" option to import the Podcast files to the program. Or you can click the "Media Browser" button on top right corner of the main interface to load Podcast files to this Podcast to MP3 converter for Mac.

Podcast to MP3 for Mac

Step 2: Select MP3 as output format

In the format tray, go to "Audio" tab and select MP3 to set it as output format.

Podcast to MP3 audio on Mac

Step 3: Click the Convert button to start to convert Podcast to MP3 on Mac.

That is it! You done! With this Podcast to MP3 converter for Mac, you can convert all the audio and video Podcast to MP3 on Mac effortlessly.

Beth
Once I right click on "get info" and select options, everything is grayed out and won't allow me to adjust anything. Any tips to be able to correct the issue?
Karis
I think the author just meant to select whichever media files (a podcast, for example) that you wish to convert to mp3.
Jenny
Thanks!!! :)
Mr P
I havnt seen media files option either ! Do you have a screen shot ??
guestdummie
\"Choose Media files in Podcast.\" Can you give me some clue here to get started?
me2
thank you man!
Avalon
great dude!!! you make me so happy....
Me
Thank you! You solved a big mystery :)
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