posted on May, 25 2004 @ 09:55 AM
Only some of the songs make this noise. Hmmm. It sounds like codec issue. Do you remember installing any specific MP3 Codec on the laptop, or any mp3
software that encodes mp3's, etc.
Possibly (and this really is a stab in the dark) it sound like you were using a paid-for codec before (installed with a specific product) and now you
are using the LAME mp3 codec or possibly just a different one. I've read before that some free mp3 codecs, like the LAME one, don't fully support
every bit-rate, etc.
Perhaps they wewre recodred at a bitrate your current codec doesn't support. Have you installed the software you used to rip the mp3's on the new