You'll need to install id3v2 and if you want to use genre with #'s id3 to get list. Edit: well it's works fine as an encoder/decoder (.wav to .ape. ape to .wav ) If your going to use ffmpeg then you don't need to type in the path, track name ect. You can do this from the cli or create a script, in either case you'd just cd to the directory (folder) containing your tracks and then run this basic command. 3. Flexible Conversion Modes Another free encoder you can use is AmoK MP3 ReEncoder. which can take MP3, FLAC or WAV as inputs. You can also run this program by just double-clicking on the EXE file. Free ape to mp3 online converter might find more info ape to mp3 converter Free audio converter for converting video & audio to other audio formats!