[audacity4blind] Re: Refining a Track Alignment

  • From: Gale Andrews <gale@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: audacity4blind@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Sun, 05 Jan 2014 22:49:30 GMT

| From "Robert Doc Wright" <godfearer@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx> 
| Sun, 5 Jan 2014 04:43:17 -0700
| Subject: Refining a Track Alignment
> will these commands work in version 1.3?

It depends how old your 1.3 is. 

It would be much better if you used the current 2.0.5 that  
has the latest bug fixes. You can get it from here:
http://audacity.sourceforge.net/download/ . 

Assuming you are on Windows, it is best to uninstall the 
1.3 version before installing a 2.0.x version.


> ----- Original Message ----- 
> From: "The Gamages" <james.gamage@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> To: <audacity4blind@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> Sent: Sunday, January 05, 2014 1:14 AM
> Subject: [audacity4blind] Re: Refining a Track Alignment
> Hello,
> I am only a beginner with Audacity, but try this.
> 1, Play to the point you want in your track as you described.
> 2, Instead of pressing P for pause, press shift and A to move the cursor and
> stop playback,
> 3, now you can use the left and right arrow keys to move the position by
> small amounts untill you have it perfect, obviously use the space bar
> repeatedly to play/stop and check your position.
> 4, Now use the method you have already described to move the track to the
> cursor position.
> Don't use the left bracket at all.
> This may not suit the purist, but I find it an easy way of doing the job.
> Best Regards, Jim.

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