DAT files refer to the media files stored on a VCD (Video Compact Disc). Those DAT files can't play on most media players, including Windows Media Player, iTunes, etc., let alone portable MP3 players like iPhone, iPad, iPod, Zune, PSP and many more. Here I will show you how to convert DAT to MP3 easily and quickly.
Of course, you need the help of a video conversion program. Here Aimersoft Video Converter Ultimate is the recommended tool to convert DAT file to MP3 with fast conversion speed and great output quality. In this way, you can enjoy the music files on your VCD anywhere and any place you go on your MP3 player.
Here the detailed way to extract MP3 audio files from VCD DAT in Windows is described. The way to get the conversion done on Mac is the same. Now you just need to make sure you have downloaded the right version.
First, download and install Aimersoft video conversion on your computer. Then run it and add the source DAT files by clicking the Add Files button. Alternatively, you can locate your files and then directly drag & drop them to the software main window to load them.
Optional: A built-in video editor is provided to let you personalize your original files. You can click the 3 editing icons under the video thumbnail to enter the video editing window, where you can trim the videos to keep only the part you need. And if you need several parts of the video files, you can click Merge all videos into one to convert all the videos into one single audio file for continuous playback.
Click Convert all files to option to specify the destination format as MP3 since you want to convert VCD to MP3. Then choose Same as source to maintain the output quality. The next stage is to choose a destination folder where you want your converted files to be stored by clicking Output.
Now it's time to convert DAT to MP3 by clicking the Convert All button. The remaining conversion time will be shown to you on the main interface. Just wait for a few seconds till the conversion to be done. You can open the converted files from the Converted tab.
See, by following the simple steps above, you can easily convert VCD DAT videos to MP3. Just get the converter now and finish your task with ease.
Note: When you have the Video Converter Ultimate with you, there is no need to look for any other applications to do anything with your video files. It allows you to convert video/audio files from any format to any other format, play your video from any DVD at any place by ripping it, burn your favorite videos to DVD in any format you want, download videos from popular video sharing sites, record online and desktop videos, etc. See more features of it below:
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