Virtuosa

Download Editors' Rating:
5
Spectacular
Average User Rating:
3.7
out of 18 votes

Quick Specs

  • Version:
    5.2
  • Total Downloads:
    243,252
  • Date Added:
    May 16, 2005
  • File Size:
    14.91MB
  • Downloads Last Week:
    6
  • Operating Systems:
    Windows 95/98/Me/NT/2000/XP

Editors' Review

+
This media jukebox stands out in a crowded field. Its handy and attractive interface allows you to choose backgrounds, change the transparency of panels, and even tune the resolution of buttons. You can use music visualizations as backgrounds. Most operations take no more than one click. The tray icon lets you access basic controls without opening the main window. Virtuosa supports most music and video formats using plug-ins. To smooth transitions between tracks, you can cross-fade separately for playing, seeking, and stopping. The program offers several tools for organizing your music collection. You can view playlists with more or less detail, as a simple list, or in a tree. You can even display an icon for each song. The program gives you full control over naming ripped tracks and arranging them in folders. Virtuosa quickly extracts audio from CDs to MP3, WAV, or WMA files and converts sound among formats, though advanced users may find its conversion settings insufficient. Music aficionados will nonetheless find a lot to love here.
 
read more +

Publisher's Description

+
 
read more +
User Reviews
+

Results 1–4 of 4

1 stars

"Clutzy interface, WILL NOT UNINSTALL"

October 07, 2007

 |  Version: Virtuosa 5.2

Cons

This was more complicated than my needs. Does not include an uninstall.

Reply to this review

Was this review helpful? (0) (0)

1 stars

"Confusing"

July 24, 2007  |  By jsneeringer

 |  Version: Virtuosa 5.2

Pros

Nothing that I found, since I could not get it to work.

Cons

It is buggy and confusing.

I wanted to rip the sound from a DVD to an MP3. tried to follow the instructions from ripping with track conversion, as described on page 3 of the "Getting Started" document. I right clicked as instructed, expecting to be offered a choice of formats. Instead, it asked for an output directory and was ready to begin ripping. I specified an output directory and told it to start. I was surprised to find there was nothing in the output directory, but it turned out it had put the output in the default directory instead of the one I specified. Why ask me for a directory if you're not going to use it.

The "Getting Started" document had a picture of the format conversion dialog, but did not tell me how to get to it.

I tried the help, but the index took me to page that must have been 1000 lines long, and there was no way to search within the page except y manually reading all of it.

Next I discovered "Convert" on the "File" menu (not mentioned in the "Getting Started"), and was able to set the output format I wanted, at which point it finally informed me that it cannot do what I want.

At that point, I uninstalled it, so I don't know what the rest is like.

At the very least the documentation is atrocious and somtimes wrong.

Reply to this review

Was this review helpful? (0) (0)

5 stars

"Great program!"

June 08, 2006  |  By NotoriousReviewer

 |  Version: Virtuosa 5.2

Pros

I like this product because I can burn more than 100 mp3 files to a cd, and play it on my car stereo, also I love it because it said 30 days trial, just change the month everytime that your trial ends!

Cons

Trial period is bad, but is ok just change the month when it ends to the month when you install it! :-)

Reply to this review

Was this review helpful? (2) (1)

5 stars

"Great good soft"

May 28, 2005  |  By goulou

 |  Version: Virtuosa 5.2

Pros

I enjoy using it. Very complete, easy to use. It's got all I need...

Reply to this review

Was this review helpful? (0) (1)

Results 1–4 of 4

Add Your Review

Login or create an account to post a review.

You are logged in as . Please submit your review for Virtuosa
Add Your Review

The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited.
Click here to review our site terms of use.

Update your review

Since you've already submitted a review for this product, this submission will be added as an update to your original review.
Submit

The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited.
Click here to review our site terms of use.

 
see all reviews +

Full Specifications

+
General
Publisher FunVibes
Publisher web site http://www.funvibes.com/
Release Date May 16, 2005
Date Added May 16, 2005
Version 5.2
Category
Category MP3 & Audio Software
Subcategory Rippers & Converting Software
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Windows, Windows NT, Windows XP, Windows 2000, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows 95
Additional Requirements Windows 95/98/Me/NT/2000/XP/2003 Server
Download Information
File Size 14.91MB
File Name VirtuosaTrial.exe
Popularity
Total Downloads 243,252
Downloads Last Week 6
Pricing
License Model Free to try
Limitations 30-day trial
Price $39.99

Previous Versions:

Add to my list Report a problem
 
read more +

More Products to Consider

Close[x]

Submit a problem report for Virtuosa

Please describe the problem you have with this software. This information will be sent to our editors for review.

Problem:

The Download.com Installer isn't working as expected

The download link does not work

The software has a newer version

The product contains malicious software

Other

Description:

Please select a feedback type.

Please enter a description.

Submit Problem Report

Close[x]

Problem Report submitted

Thank you for submitting a problem report! The Download team is committed to providing you with accurate software information.

OK