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Use LAME to export your Audacity recording to mp3 format so that it can be posted online.

To download and install LAME to your Mac...

  1. The free LAME downloader for the Mac can be downloaded from the School's servers here.
  2. Once you've downloaded the Lame dmg file, double click the Lame Library v3.98.2 for Audacity.pkg file. Note: if prompted, double click the Lame_Library_v3.98.2 for Audacity_on_OSX.dmg file to reveal the pkg file.
  3. The below installer wizard window opens. Click Continue.

  4. If prompted, choose the location where you want to save the file. Click Choose. The first time you export your recording from Audacity's file format to mp3 format, you will have to locate the file. Don't forget where you saved it.

  5. The location now appears in the installer window. Select the volume where you want to install the Lame software then click Continue.

  6. Click Install. Enter your computer password if prompted.

  7. You have installed LAME successfully! Click Close to complete the installation.

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