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Why does VLC Player play a .ape file all as one song?

Why does VLC Player play a .ape file all as one song?

I am using VLC Player to play a 350MB .ape file with 12 songs in it. Is VLC a proper program to play it? Because it keeps on playing it only as one continuous song instead of 12 separate songs.

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Guest [Entry]

"Like Foobar2000, VLC can play the songs separately by loading the cue sheet.

Or use the Medieval CUE Splitter, a freeware tool that split a single big audio track, mostly an album or a compilation, into the relative individual audio tracks, using informations contained in the associated ""CUE"" file. Sometimes you can find a big compressed audio file (for example MP3, APE, FLAC, OGG, WAV, WMA, etc...) equipped with a small ""CUE"" text file that contain informations about tracks title, artist and length.

Foobar2000 and Medieval CUE Splitter are freeware.

Tutorial: How to Split APE Files (with Medieval CUE Splitter)"