Many of you may be passionate song listeners or even crazy collectors. Fortunately, it is quite easy for you to get access to a bunch of songs in various styles on the internet. For example, you can stream songs on websites like Spotify or listen to internet radio like Pandora. But it becomes a problem when you try to download songs for preserving. You may need to pay for the downloading service. Or even after downloading, the songs are restricted to play on certain devices. Under such a circumstance, you will need this free song downloader to help—Streaming Audio Recorder. It downloads songs for free through recording and the downloaded songs are in the format of MP3, which is a prevalent audio format suitable for most devices. Waste no time now and let’s check it out in the following step-by-step guide.
1 Install this free song download software
Choose a correct version for your computer and install it. The windows version will be mainly talked about in this article.
2 Download songs free
After installation, run this program and find a Record button on the left. Click the button then play your preferred songs on the computer. The program will start to download immediately.
Note that you should play one song at a time and keep the internet going well. Of course, you can download a playlist of songs as the software can recognize each song by the silence time between.
3 Transfer to portable devices (optional)
After the songs are downloaded, you can easily transfer to your portable devices for playback.
For Apple devices, you should first choose the songs and click the Add to iTunes button to transfer songs to iTunes. Then sync to your devices.
For other devices like MP3 media player, what you need to do is to first find where the songs are stored on your computer and then transfer to your devices manually. To locate the songs on your computer, just right-click them and choose Open in Folder from the pop-up menu.
Note: There is no Add to iTunes button for the Mac version but you can first find where the songs are stored and import to iTunes by yourself.
If you want to make ringtones, this can be done easily with the free song downloader. Just click the bell icon and pick any part you like in the bitmap. There are other functions for you to explore. Download the program to have a try and you will not be let down.