This article will guide you through how to use iSkysoft Audio Recorder for Mac to record online music to your local hard drive, get music info and play recorded on your Mac and iPod/iPhone/iPad.
First download and install iSkysoft Audio Recorder for Mac. After you’ve downloaded the .dmg file, double click it to open a wizard and then double click Audio Recorder installer. Follow the on-screen instructions to finish installation. You may need to make settings to install it on Mac OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion.
To record audio, launch iSkysoft Audio Recorder and hit the Record button at the top left corner. Then go to play the music on web pages or in applications like iTunes or Spotify. Once the audio starts to play, iSkysoft Audio Recorder for Mac should detect the audio and start to record automatically. Note that this application requires a Audio Recorder Driver to work. Please install it by following the on-screen instructions.
While recording, just make sure the music is playing and you can go on surfing the Internet or working on other things. iSkysoft Audio Recorder for Mac will automatically split tracks and remove ads. What you get are the perfect music files you can play on Mac, iPod or MP3/MP4 players.
Before recording audio, you’re able to set the output format and audio quality as this: click Audio Recorder in the top menu bar and select Preferences. In the Format tab, choose an preset from the Output Preset drop-down menu.
iSkysoft Audio Recorder for Mac can identify the recorded songs automatically and get music information like title, artist, album and genre.Note that only after you ordered and registered iSkysoft Audio Recorder for Mac, can it get the music information.
If you're using the trial version of iSkysoft Audio Recorder, you have to get music info manually, and you’re limited to 10 songs. To get music info in the trial version, first switch to Library by clicking Library button on top or clicking the View in Library button on the music file thumbnail. Then right click the music you want and choose Identify Track Info. Done.
When you have recorded a song and want to check the audio quality, just go to the Library by clicking the Library button on top and double click any file to play it. You can also find the audio file you want to play through the Cover Flow, and then double click on the artwork image to play it.
Tips: 1. You can’t play recorded audio while the application is recording audio. Stop recording before playing an audio file.2. To delete a recorded file, right click the file you want to delete and select Delete, or simply press Delete on your keyboard.