Streaming or media streaming is a technique for transferring data so that it can be processed as a steady and continuous stream. Streaming technologies are becoming increasingly important with the growth of the Internet because most users do not have fast enough access to download large multimedia files quickly. With streaming, the client browser or plug-in can start displaying the data before the entire file has been transmitted.
Many ones can listen to the streaming music from streaming music sites, which offer them a huge library of music that you can listen to on-demand via your web browser. It's a great way to discover new music at zero cost while surfing the net.
Generally speaking, you can't download music from the streaming music sites, but if you like some music so much, are there any ways to get it?
Here we told you how to get your favorite music by recording streaming music. If you want to record it, first you need a program to help you complete the work.
Tool to Record streaming music - Macsome Audio Recorder
Macsome Audio Recorder is a powerful audio recording software for them, which can not only record the audio from a microphone connected to the computer, but also can record from iTunes, Safari, DVD player and other applications.
Most streaming music works on the web browser like Safari, Firefox and so on. Likewise this wonderful application can help you record the audio files playing from safari (including streaming music) on your hardware without downloading.
It is not just a pure recorder. You can also split a big recorded audio file into small pieces, burn audio files from Record Bin directly to CD disc, and update ID Tags for recorded audio files.
Steps to use Macsome Audio Recorder to record streaming music
Take recording streaming music from Firefox for example, next will show you the detailed steps.
First you need to install and run the audio recorder software and open the target page via Firefox.
Step1: Just click the button Add Application to add Firefox application in the main window.
Step2: Select the icon, you can click the button Inspector, it will pop up the settings box, you can set General, Recording and Tags as you like.
Step3: Click the button Launch, Firefox will open.
Step4: Then you can click the button Record, you will see the status is Record On.
Tips: There is no fixed order between Step3 and Step4, but if you click the button Record first, there is no need to click the button Launch.
Step5: In Firefox, please open an stream urls, the recording will be started when the stream run.
Tips: 1.When recording, you can click Spit, it will start a new recording.
2. When you want to record in quite environment, you can click mute.
Step6: When the recording is finished or you want it to stop , you can click the button Stop recording, then you will see the status is record off.
Step7: And then click Record Bin to view the information about recording.
Tips: In Record Bin, you can click Reveal to see the output path of the recording, click Preview to listen the recording, click iTunes to open the recording in iTunes, click Burn to get a self-made CD.
Tips: When recording, if you open two or more voice pages, you will get a mixed recording.