ActiveX (OCX) component to rip Audio CDs to many types of audio files, such as MP3, WMA, PCM WAV, ACM WAV, OGG, and APE, with VB6 / VS6 / ASP.

Built with the Classic Visual Basic 6 for VB6 / VS6 / ASP.

The full source code of this component is also available here.

About The VB6 Audio CD Ripper is an ActiveX (OCX) component designed for developers using Visual Basic 6 / Visual Studio 6. It allows ripping and converting Audio CDs to formats such as MP3, WMA, PCM WAV, ACM WAV, OGG, and APE.

This component also provides the ability to retrieve information about the Audio CD using the FreeDB service. It supports a wide range of CD drives and offers event support. The Audio CD Ripper ActiveX runs efficiently, handles errors effectively, and is user-friendly.

  • Convert an Audio CD to MP3, WMA, APE, OGG, PCM, and ACM WAV formats.
  • Support various CD drives.
  • Retrieve information about the CDA tracks using the FreeDB service.
  • Open and close the CD drive.
  • Provide information about the CD drive.
  • Retrieve information about the media in the CD drive.
  • Retrieve a list of installed ACM tags on the local machine.
  • Generate a list of ACM formats based on the selected tags.
  • Set the starting position for the conversion.
  • Set the duration in seconds for the conversion.
  • Run quickly.
  • Handle errors effectively.
  • Support multiple events.
  • Be user-friendly and easy to use.
  • Be compatible with VB6, VC6, ASP, and other classic programming tools that support OCX/ActiveX components.

  1. Download the VB6AudioCDRipper
  2. Extract the compressed file.
  3. Run the Install.bat as Administrator in order to register the component.
  4. Run the Example.
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Order a license here
  • You can distribute the library with commercial products.
  • You will get your own UserName and UserKey.
  • The price is one-time-fee of $89 (USD) and it contains an online support.
  • The source code of the library is also available under MS-PL license.
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