[audacity4blind] Re: Adding Tracks to a Recording

  • From: Gale Andrews <gale@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: audacity4blind@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Tue, 19 Mar 2013 20:21:30 GMT

Thanks for gathering those tips, Dang, even though it turns out 
Diane wasn't wanting to add a recording in the middle of an 
existing track.


| From "Dang Manh Cuong" <dangmanhcuong@xxxxxxxxx> 
| Tue, 19 Mar 2013 13:10:39 +0700
| Subject: Adding Tracks to a Recording
> Below are some tips collected by me from this mailling list and some other 
> website
> to record into the middle of track. Hope that can help you 
> Cuong
> Tip 1:
> 1. Make sure the track you want to append record is selected, and move cursor 
> to the position
> where you want to append record.
> 2. Select from that position to the end of current track.
> 3. Split this to a new clip by pressing Ctrl+Alt+I, or go to menu edit->clip 
> boundaries->split new.
> 3. (Optional) Move to the track you've just splitted, and press Shift+u to 
> mute it.
> 4. Move back to the track you want to append record, then press shift+r to 
> continue recording.
> 5. Move cursor to the end of the track you appended record.
> 6. Deselect this track, then move to the splitted track then align it with 
> cursor
> 7. (Optional) Select both of these tracks, then go to menu track, choose mix 
> and render to join it into one track.
> Tip 2:
> 1. Move cursor to the position where you want to append record.
> 2. (Optional) mute the original recorded track
> 3. Press R to record into a new track.
> 4. Select the new recorded audio, then cut or copy to clipboard
> 5. If you want to slide recording, just move cursor to the position where you 
> want in the ooriginal track, then paste the new recorded.
> If there are mistakes you want to correct, select it and paste your newly 
> recorded audio. Remember to delete the unused track you recorded and cut.
> Tip 3 given by David Bailes from audacity4blind mailing list
> Assuming that the track you're interested in is selected, and others are
> not selected.
> 1. move the cursor to where you want to insert some recording.
> 2. press shift+k to select to the end of the track, and ctrl+x to cut it.
> 3. press shift+r to append record, and spacebar to stop.
> 4. press k to move to the end of the track, and ctrl+v to paste.
> ----- Original Message ----- From: "Diane Scalzi" <dscalzi@xxxxxxxxxxx>
> To: <audacity4blind@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> Sent: Tuesday, March 19, 2013 12:18 AM
> Subject: [audacity4blind] Adding Tracks to a Recording
> > Hi Everyone,
> >
> > I understand how to add a track at the end of another track. But how do I
> > add a track in the middle of another track? Hope you can help. Thanks.
> >
> > Diane

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