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Q: I have several songs that have a few minutes of silence at the end. Is there any way to edit the songs so they end where I want?

- Paul

A: Select one of the songs, then select File > Get Info. Click the Options tab. Near the bottom of this window, you’ll see Start Time and Stop Time fields. Change the Stop Time to where the song ends; when you play back the song, the silence will be gone.

Kirk McElhearn is the author of several books including iPod & iTunes Garage. His blog, Kirkville features articles about the iPod, iTunes, Mac OS X and much more.

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