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Last Update:

28 Jun 2021

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Robert Kausch


freac audio music codec media convert extract encoder ripper foss

fre:ac - free audio converter

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1.1.5 | Updated: 28 Jun 2021



Downloads of v 1.1.5:



Software Author(s):

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fre:ac - free audio converter 1.1.5

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To uninstall fre:ac - free audio converter, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


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choco upgrade freac -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" [other options]

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choco upgrade freac -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" 

Write-Verbose "Exit code was $exitCode"
$validExitCodes = @(0, 1605, 1614, 1641, 3010)
if ($validExitCodes -contains $exitCode) {
  Exit 0

Exit $exitCode

- name: Install freac
    name: freac
    version: '1.1.5'
    state: present

See docs at

chocolatey_package 'freac' do
  action    :install
  source   'INTERNAL REPO URL'
  version  '1.1.5'

See docs at

cChocoPackageInstaller freac
    Name     = "freac"
    Version  = "1.1.5"
    Source   = "INTERNAL REPO URL"

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at

package { 'freac':
  ensure   => '1.1.5',
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  source   => 'INTERNAL REPO URL',

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This package was approved as a trusted package on 28 Jun 2021.




  • Converts between MP3, MP4/M4A, WMA, Ogg Vorbis, FLAC, AAC and Bonk formats
  • Integrated audio CD ripper with freedb/CDDB support
  • Easy to learn and use, still offering expert options when you need them
  • Portable application to install on a USB drive and run everywhere
  • Completely free and open source without any ads or other malware

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Add to Builder Version Downloads Last Updated Status
fre:ac - free audio converter 1.1.4 1141 Monday, February 15, 2021 Approved
fre:ac - free audio converter 1.1.3 1086 Sunday, October 11, 2020 Approved
fre:ac - free audio converter 1.1.2 382 Thursday, October 1, 2020 Approved
fre:ac - free audio converter 1027 Friday, May 29, 2020 Approved
fre:ac - free audio converter (Portable) 1.1.1 332 Sunday, May 24, 2020 Approved
fre:ac - free audio converter (Portable) 1.0.32 2211 Thursday, March 15, 2018 Approved
fre:ac - free audio converter (Portable) 569 Tuesday, December 12, 2017 Approved
fre:ac - free audio converter (Portable) 1.0.31 389 Tuesday, November 28, 2017 Approved
fre:ac - free audio converter (Portable) 1.0.30 377 Wednesday, November 8, 2017 Approved



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