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Windows 7: Saving books on tape CD's to thumb drive

20 May 2015   #1
Trionalaw

Windows 7 Professional 32 bit
 
 
Saving books on tape CD's to thumb drive

I am addicted to books on tape which are on CDs. My new car doesn't have a CD player. I purchased a 32 GB thumb drive, formatted it to FAT32 and then downloaded each disc of the book (eight of them) to a separate folder numbered sequentially.

Each disc begins with track 1. The car plays disc 1's track 1 and then disc number two's track 1, etc. There is no way for me to rename the tracks.

Any ideas?

Much appreciated.

Enjoy your holiday weekend.

Jim


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20 May 2015   #2
ignatzatsonic

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Windows 7 Home Premium SP1, 64-bit
 
 

You can't change the file name immediately after download when they are sitting on your PC hard drive?

What's a sample file name immediately after download, including file extension?

I don't listen to audio books, but I'd be inclined to combine all 8 CDs of a given book into a single sound file.
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20 May 2015   #3
Trionalaw

Windows 7 Professional 32 bit
 
 

I had to change the CD files to wave files. I then created 8 folders on the thumb drive. CD 1, CD 2, etc.

I saved the contents of disc 1 to the CD 1 folder, the contents of disc 2 to the CD 2 folder, etc.

When I played it in the car as I stated earlier it the contents were as 8 track 1's, then 8 track 2's, etc. So instead of track 2 from folder CD 1, after track 1 finished I got track 2 from the second CD in the CD 2 folder.

In other words, it didn't recognize the folders.

Thanks for getting back to me.

Jim
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