Exact Audio Copy is the best CD ripper...Foobar is the best music player(also a very good audio converter to convert from .wav to .mp3As a tool to convert from any format to any other format, the Foobar2000 may be best audio converter EAC GUIDEInstallationThe very first step is installing EAC. You need to download v 0.95 beta 3. You also need a workingASPI layer. If you have Nero installed you can copy wnaspi32.dll from the Nero installation folder (C:\Program Files\Ahead\Nero) to your EAC installation folder (C:\Program Files\Exact Audio Copy)after the installation has finished. If you don't have Nero you can download the needed file here.
After installation is complete, copy wnaspi32.dll and run EAC.
If it prompts you to run the Configuration Wizard, click cancel then restart EAC.Configuring the optionsPress F12. You can enter your own email address if you like or you can leave the firstname.lastname@example.org asthe default email. Select a server from the dropdown menu. The default server is highlighted but asyou can see there are multiple servers located all over the world. Select the one you want and click OK.
Press F9 and select the 'Extraction' tab. Check 'Fill up missing offset samples with silence' and'Synchronize between tracks.' Also change the Error recovery quality to High.