LOADWAVE

 

 Load Microsoft Windows 3.1 .WAV format sound files.

     [y]=LOADWAVE(wavefile) loads a .WAV format file specified by "wavefile", 

         returning the sampled data in variable "y". The .WAV extension 

         in the filename is optional.

 

 

     [y,Fs]=LOADWAVE(wavefile) loads a .WAV format file specified by  

         "wavefile", returning the sampled data in variable "y" and the 

         sample rate in variable "Fs".

    

     [y,Fs,Format]=LOADWAVE(wavefile) loads a .WAV format file specified by 

         "wavefile",returning the sampled data in variable "y", the sample 

         rate in variable "Fs", and the .WAV file format information in 

         variable "Format". The format information is returned as a 6 element

         vector with the following order:

 

 

                 Format(1)       Data format (always PCM) 

                 Format(2)       Number of channels

                 Format(3)       Sample Rate (Fs)

                 Format(4)       Average bytes per second (sampled)

                 Format(5)       Block alignment of data

                 Format(6)       Bits per sample

 

 

     Note: LOADWAVE currently supports only 8-bit single channel data.

 

 

     See also, SAVEWAVEQEIKE5 .