Help: Using audio files

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Audio file formats

You will find several audio file formats on the ABS web site. Audio files are indicated by the audio icon
Audio icon . Audio files will open in the default media player software on your computer.

To listen to an audio file click on the 'Play Now' link. This will open the default media player on your computer which will automatically run the audio file.

The audio file format used in most ABS products is Windows Media Audio (WMA). WMA is a compressed audio file format developed by Microsoft and is supported by most media players.

If you do not have a media player installed on your computer, you can download suitable free media player software from the Internet. Look under Media player software on this page for more information.

Media player software

You can download and install a free media player for your computer from the Internet. Enter the words 'free media player' in any search engine to find various players.
Links to two players are listed below:

Windows Media Player link opens in a new window.

Apple Quicktime link opens in a new window. To play Windows Media files wma and wmv directly in QuickTime Player, download Windows Media® Components for QuickTime from the Microsoft web site, link opens in a new window.