Digital audio files
Most people now use audio files to send their recordings to us. This has a number of benefits over traditional tapes including speed of sending and quality of the audio. We can transcribe from many types of audio file – please fill in our quote request form and let us know what file type you are using, and we’ll let you know if we can work with it. The chances are we can. For a list of files we can definitely work from, click here.
Digital video files
We can transcribe from many digital video files. For a list of video file types we can definitely transcribe from, click here, but if you don’t see your file on the list let us know through the quote request form or email us and we might still be able to help.
We can transcribe from YouTube videos. There is no extra charge for basic transcription from YouTube. Please fill in our quote request form if you would like a quote, or email us your requirements.
We can transcribe from DVDs. However, if these are protected (commercial DVDs) this may not be possible.
At the present time we are unable to transcribe from VHS video, but there are a number of companies who can turn your VHS video into a DVD or digital video file an we can work with those.
We can transcribe from all audio tapes: standard tape, mini tape and micro tape, but we strongly recommend you use digital files if at all possible, as these will be better quality and easier to transcribe, giving you a better transcription as the end product.
|AIFC (Compressed AIFF)|
|CAF (Apple Core Audio Format)|
|DS2 (DSS Pro)|
|DSS (Grundig, Olympus, Philips recorder)|
|DVF (Sony recorder)|
|DVS (Royal recorder)|
|MSV (Sony recorder)|
|RA / RM (RealAudio)|
|WAV (Including ADPCM, aLaw, GSM 6.10,
PCM, and uLaw codecs)