Release List Reviews Shop Join News DVD Giveaways Video Games Advertise
DVD Reviews | Theatrical Reviews | Adult DVD Reviews | Video Game Reviews | Price Search Buy Stuff Here
DVD Talk
DVD Reviews DVD Talk Headlines HD Reviews


Add to My Yahoo! - RSS 2.0 - RSS 2.0 - DVD Talk Podcast RSS -


Go Back   DVD Talk Forum > General Discussions > Tech Talk

Tech Talk Discuss PC Hardware, Software, Internet and Other Technology

Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old 10-29-05, 05:40 PM   #1
yashan
DVD Talk Special Edition
 
Join Date: Apr 1999
Location: ATL
Posts: 1,194
Audio-CD Track Layout Optimization - Program available?

Hello. I have 54 audio tracks that need to be burned onto audio CDs. The total time for all 54 tracks is 3:31:27 so I will obviously need multiple discs. The order of the tracks do not matter but I want to try and evenly spread the tracks across three 80-minute CD-Rs.

Is there a program available that will sort the tracks for me into three 74-minute batches so that I know what to burn on each disc? If not, any other tips are also greatly appreciated.

I hate spending time adding and removing tracks in order to make the best use of the time available on each disc. Thanks.

Last edited by yashan; 10-29-05 at 05:50 PM. Reason: Fixed punctuation.
  Reply With Quote
Old 10-29-05, 08:04 PM   #2
dleedlee
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2001
Location: dc-md-va
Posts: 898
Maybe a little low tech but why not a simple Excel spreadsheet with 3 columns to represent the 3 CDs that sums the running times. But first add another column for all the running times, sort by running time, spread the longest tracks across the 3 column/CDs and use the shorter tracks to 'fill' the end of each CD?
  Reply With Quote
Old 10-30-05, 07:25 PM   #3
yashan
DVD Talk Special Edition
 
Join Date: Apr 1999
Location: ATL
Posts: 1,194
Yeah, I guess I could do that, but I had my hopes up for something high tech.
  Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 06:32 PM.

Rules - DVD Talk - Archive - Privacy Statement - Top

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.2
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Content Relevant URLs by vBSEO 3.2.0
Copyright 2011 DVDTalk.com All Rights Reserved. Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.