what is your main or best source for music?

what is your main or best source for music and can you recomend any software for downloading music?

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  • Anonymous
    10 years ago
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    Limewire is safe- if you know how to use it right.

    How to use Limewire safely.

    # Use Linux if you can.

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    Get up to date security software; this includes a firewall, anti-spyware and anti-virus from Download.com Recommended software includes Comodo Firewall Pro, Spybot Search & Destory, Malwarebytes Anti-Malware, and Avast! Anti-Virus free edition. All are free.

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    Go to www.limewire.com and download the free edition.

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    Regularly scan for malware/spyware.

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    Do not allow sharing in settings.

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    Do not have the default saved file folders.

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    Under uploads, put all settings to 0 to not share your personal files.

    Other reasons:

    # No spyware or malware removers are foolproof.

    # If taking computer to be fixed, uninstall LimeWire.

    # Many files which are not audio or video could be viruses; check the size and description. Most songs are about 5 MB(+/-) and have extensions of ".mp3" or ".wma".

    # DO NOT download any file that ends in ".exe". These are applications and are most likely viruses. If you take the risk, download to a limited user account, scan with anti-virus and anti-spyware before even thinking about running the file. (Also "Right Click>Run as.." the limited user)

    If you are paying for your music then use iTunes which is safe, easy, better quality songs and fairer to the music artists.

  • 10 years ago

    My main source is the record shop down the street. Downloading music for free is music/digital piracy, which is wrong.

  • 10 years ago

    Pandora http://www.pandora.com/: An internet radio site, free/legal

    Internet Archive http://www.archive.org/browse.php?collection=etree... Free, lots of live music, though mostly not well known; extensive grateful dead recordings.

    Jamendo http://www.jamendo.com/en/: Also free, much of it also has very open licenses for using in projects.

  • 10 years ago

    Inasmuch as this is the programming & design category, I'll tell you where I go to get music to use in projects.

    http://incompetech.com/m/c/royalty-free/

    He does require you put a credit to him in your project, but that's pretty much it.

    or go to

    http://www.musopen.com for classical music that has been released into the public domain (you can use it however you want.)

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  • 10 years ago

    i tunes and i listen to the radio and i do buy some cds

  • 10 years ago

    i have all my music on my iPod

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