AU file

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AU file

(AUdio file) A digital audio file format from Sun that is used on the Internet and can be played by a Java program. It provides toll-quality sound and uses the .AU extension. It generally uses the u-Law (mu-Law) encoding method, and raw u-Law files and AU files are the same except for the file header.
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Familiar tape recorder-like user interface -- Records voice directly from microphone or line inputs -- Simple recording level controls -- Automatic voice optimization for Internet delivery -- Conversion to RealAudio and Java AU file formats