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NoteBurner Tidal Music Converter FAQs

Q1. How to register NoteBurner Tidal Music Converter?

Install the latest version of NoteBurner Tidal Music Converter on your computer. Then launch NoteBurner. Directly click the Key icon (on the upper right), and there will be a registration popup dialog, where you can copy and paste the registration email and license code as below.

Register NoteBurner Tidal Music Converter

Q2. What can I do if I get the message "Invalid Code" when trying to register?

1. Please make sure you are running the right program. Please download the latest version of NoteBurner through Download Center.

2. The registration entry is case-sensitive. Please make sure you do not insert any blank before or after the registration email and license code.

3. Please check if your license has expired. If so, please click the "Change Account" button to renew your license, or repurchase your license.

4. Should the problem persist, please contact us by e-mail at [email protected] for help.

Q3. Why am I limited to convert the first 3 minutes of each audio?

It's the limitation of trial version. To unlock the restriction, please purchase a license. If you already bought a license, please register the program to get access to the full version.

Q4. What kind of music does NoteBurner Tidal Music Converter support converting and exporting to?

NoteBurner Tidal Music Converter supports converting Tidal music, albums, playlists, artists to MP3/AAC/WAV/FLAC/AIFF/ALAC.

Q5. How to sort out the output audios by Artist or Album?

Open NoteBurner Tidal Music Converter, click the "Settings" icon in the upper right corner, in which you can choose how you'd like the output files to be organized - "Artist/Album", "Artist", "Album", "Album/Artist" or "None". If you select "None", all the converted Tidal songs would be saved under the same folder.

Q6. Does NoteBurner Tidal Music Converter support to convert Tidal HiFi or Tidal MQA Songs?

Yes. NoteBurner Tidal Music Converter supports to download Tidal HiFi and Master songs, and it can retain up to Tidal HiFi & Master Quality after conversion. Please choose "AUTO" output format if needed.

"Failed 1000" means your program is occurring an unknown error and it can't convert Tidal Music successfully.

We suggest you can try again later .

Caused: Failed 1005, 1201, 6208 mean that NoteBurner converts songs timeout or other errors.

Solution: Please reopen NoteBurner, then convert the music songs again.

Note: For Failed 1201 on the macOS version of NoteBurner, please also try to reinstall the Recording Driver.

reinstall record driver

If multiple devices are logged into the same Tidal Music account and play music at the same time, then you will get the Failed code "1200". In this case, please make sure you are using Tidal Music on this computer alone while running NoteBurner.

Caused: Failed 1010, 1700-1702 mean NoteBurner encountered errors like query no match, query failure, download failure under "YouTube Download" conversion mode.

Solution: Please choose "Tidal Record" as conversion mode on the setting window.

Tidal record setting

"Failed 1101" means NoteBurner fails to launch the Tidal Music app.

If you reopen NoteBurner but still get this error code, please reinstall your Tidal Music app to check whether the issue can be fixed.

The Failed code "1102" means that Tidal Music app fails to play your music. For this error, please try and check if the following tips help to fix this issue.

1. Please make sure that you are using the latest version of the program. If not, please download the latest version through https://www.noteburner.com/downloads.html

2. Please make sure the original audio can be played on Tidal Music normally.

3. Please check whether the problem only happens to individual files, if so, please try to convert them again.

4. Please check whether is there any external audio device connected with your computer while conversion, including USB, Wi-Fi, Airplay, Bluetooth and HDMI, etc. If so, please disconnect them and retry.

For "Failed 1032", please follow the steps below to authorize the "Music" app.

Step 1: Go to System Preferences > Security & Privacy > Privacy tab.

Step 2: Scroll download and find out the "Automation" option, then tick on "Music" under NoteBurner Tidal Music Converter.

automation Tidal setting

Caused: The error code Failed "4000-4005, 4100-4105" mean that the input/output path does not exist, the program fails to create the output files or the name of the output path is too long, or need authorization to create a folder.

Solution: Run NoteBurner program with administrator right, go to the "Setting" window, change a different output path, and choose "None" under "Output Organized" for a try.

change path

For Failed 4003, it's caused by the insufficient disk space. Please also try to free up some space on the output path of NoteBurner.

Failed 4106 means the output file is too large to save into your FAT disk. Please choose another output path and do not select your FAT disk.

For the Windows version of NoteBurner Tidal Music Converter, NoteBurner supports converting Tidal HiFi and Master songs at 5X faster speed, while only at 1X speed for the normal Tidal songs.

For the macOS version of NoteBurner Tidal Music Converter, we're so sorry that NoteBurner can only work at 1X speed currently. But our developers will work it out in the later version. Thanks for your patience in advance.


If the above solutions still cannot resolve your problems, please contact our support team via [email protected]. We will submit your feedback to our developer and inform you if the solution is available.

Note: If the issue can't be fixed by the recommended solutions above, please send us the following information by e-mail at [email protected].

  • What's your WindowsOS or macOS?
  • Do you have Tidal HiFi or HiFi Plus membership? or are you an Tidal Music Free user?
  • What’s the output format and settings you chose?
  • Does the problem happen to a certain audio file or to all audio files?
  • Please send us the log files for our analysis. You can find them by going to program, Menu > Open Log File > logs.

Haven't resolved your problem after trying above methods? Feel free to contact us via Email: support [at] noteburner.com (replace [at] as @ before sending message).