WavePad Sound Editor

WavePad Sound Editor

Average User Rating:
3.6
out of 335 votes

Quick Specs

  • Version:
    4.03
  • Total Downloads:
    4,108,623
  • Date Added:
    December 26, 2008
  • File Size:
    871.55KB
  • Downloads Last Week:
    4,317
  • Operating Systems:
    Windows 98/Me/NT/2000/XP/2003/Vista/Server 2008/7

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  • Current Version

    3.2

    out of 6 votes

    • 5 star 1
    • 4 star 1
    • 3 star 3
    • 2 star 0
    • 1 star 1
  • All Versions

    3.6

    out of 335 votes

    • 5 star 129
    • 4 star 90
    • 3 star 36
    • 2 star 24
    • 1 star 56
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  • 5 stars

    "DISCOUNT COUPON found today"

    September 12, 2014   |   By robdowson

    Version: WavePad Sound Editor Masters Edition 5.96

    Pros

    Simple to use and serves my needs - which is at present to edit music to play as ringtones for my phone. Plus I've found a great discount here:
    www.best-software-discounts.com/wavepad.htm

    Cons

    Nothing bad to say.

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  • 1 stars

    "Helpful software but the developers are suspect"

    September 11, 2014   |   By Petrostman

    Version: WavePad Sound Editor Masters Edition 5.96

    Pros

    Works fairly well

    Cons

    It's a ripoff

    Summary

    I purchased v5.33 (Masters Edition) a couple years ago and used it quite a lot. My problem is the very moment that I looked into whether there was an update my version started to behave strangely. For example, the 'batch edit' feature was suddenly disabled when I had been using it all along without problems. In my opinion, it was disabled by NCH to motivate me into buying the update which was conveniently discounted from $130 to $60. While I have no proof, I strongly suspect a fraud has been perpetrated here. A feature that I already paid for years ago suddenly was removed the very moment I clicked on 'check for updates'. Their tech support, basically a popup, recommended that I update my product. I recommend to NOT buy this software.

    Updated on Sep 11, 2014

    I wish to retract this review but the most I can do is update it according to CNET's review policy. It appears I was wrong about disappearing features. I discovered that the error was actually mine, and I am writing this to apologize to NCH and to correct my false accusations regarding WavePad v5.33. Furthermore, that I am posting this retraction freely and I have not been contacted by anyone as of this time. I found the error completely on my own and I only wish I would have found it before writing the above review. I regeret that I cannot change my scoring, as of now I would give this software four out of five stars. Again, I apologize for stupidly writing a review before thoroughly investigating a simple technical issue. I do, however, continue to have an issue with the tech support at NCH. A little help from them would have prevented my exaggerated knee-jerk reaction to a minor but frustrating issue with the software.

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  • 5 stars

    "It does everything I want it to"

    September 04, 2014   |   By TaoDragon

    Version: WavePad Sound Editor Masters Edition 5.96

    Pros

    Easy to use, clear interface, intuitive for the most part and very user friendly.

    Cons

    NCH are a bit heavy on the marketing, and sometimes intrusive. This program could occasionally do with better labelling.

    Summary

    I'd recommend it.

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  • 5 stars

    "Gold Metal Winner"

    August 29, 2014   |   By HeavySoftwareUser

    Version: WavePad Sound Editor Masters Edition 5.96

    Pros

    For the 3rd year in a row this is toptenreview's Gold Metal winning audio editor! It's the only one with all the features they judge and I have to agree that I love this product after using it for years. Highly recommend!

    Cons

    No problems on my end.

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    What's new in version 4.03
    Version 4.03 may include unspecified updates, enhancements, or bug fixes.
    General
    Publisher NCH Software
    Publisher web site http://www.nch.com.au
    Release Date November 26, 2008
    Date Added December 26, 2008
    Version 4.03
    Category
    Category MP3 & Audio Software
    Subcategory Audio Production & Recording Software
    Operating Systems
    Operating Systems Windows Vista, Windows NT, Windows Server 2008, Windows 7, Windows, Windows XP, Windows 2000, Windows Me, Windows 2003, Windows 98
    Additional Requirements None
    Download Information
    File Size 871.55KB
    File Name wpsetup.exe
    Popularity
    Total Downloads 4,108,623
    Downloads Last Week 4,317
    Pricing
    License Model Free to try
    Limitations Some features disabled after 14 days
    Price $38

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