lame_enc.dll. What is it?

Lame_enc.dll is a high quality MPEG Audio Layer III (MP3) encoder licensed under the LGPL (Lesser General Public License). It is a DLL (Dynamic Link Library) file used by Audacity (a free audio editing and conversion software) to convert .wav files to MP3.

When a user tries to convert a .wav file into an MP3 file using Audacity, the program will ask the location of the lame_enc.dll file. Because of software patents, Audacity doesn’t provide a built-in converter. Users will need to download and install the free LAME encoder to export MP3 files with Audacity.

Important: Sometimes malware uses the same file name. Scan your computer with Auslogics Antivirus to make sure it's not infected.

Lame_enc.dll is usually located in the %PROGRAM_FILES% sub-folder and its usual size is 484,352 bytes.


The lame_enc.dll process is safe, and you can safely disable it.


Author: Part Of: Common path(s): subfolder %PROGRAM_FILES%


Malware risk: Scan your PC for viruses and Trojans
Some viruses infect computers while disguised in the form of legitimate files, like lame_enc.dll. Run an antivirus scan to ensure your PC is clean and safe.
Registry Errors: Free scan (run Registry Cleaner)Uninstallation: N/A Uninstall (run Unistall Manager)Disk & Memory Usage: N/A Free scan (run Task Manager)

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by John on Jul 6, 2019 at 03:09 PM

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