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How to rip music from any website

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Have you ever found a website that has some great music playing in the background, but you can't get it? I recently found some rare songs which I want to download to my home computer to record an audio CD. Is it possible to rip music that I'm listening on the website? Found those hard to find song just to find out that you can only stream the song?

If you encounter a similar situation when you want to rip music from website, but do not know how to do it, you are in the right place. Here you will find three ways to rip music to your hard drive.

1Looking for music file in page source

Since HTML5 standard has become popular there is no need to use flash-player. Direct URL to music file will be visible in HTML code of web page. Just righ-click in web browser and select "View source". Press "Ctrl+F" to open a search window and enter ".mp3". Found it? Download it!

2Looking for music file in temporary internet files

If the website uses a special player to play music, then you will not find direct link to the audio file. Many players download music to your disk during buffering, so you can search for audio files in the temporary internet folder. If you clear your temporary internet folder before visiting the site, it will be easier to find.

3Rip music using audio recorder

So, you could not find an audio file? Too tedious to do this every time? Do not despair! You can rip any music from the web site in one click at any time with music ripper.

  • Download and install music ripper.
  • Open ripper settings and select output folder for music files
  • Make sure that music ripper use the Speakers as recording source
  • Select output format for music files, MP3, WMA, WAV or OGG Vorbis
  • Open website with music and click the "Record" button
Tip! Always read the copyright policies of the content provider, make sure you're not breaching copyright by ripping their streaming music.