I too have problems with the selection tool being unreliable, and the
envelope tool evoking itself after some editing steps. Have taken to
clicking on the toolbar icons when Y want to make sure. Will try the j and
k trick, too. Thanks
On Thu, Aug 25, 2016 at 3:03 PM, Andrew Downie <access_tech@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Having been caught a couple of times, I have developed the habit of
pressing k to go to the end of the track and then j to go back to the
beginning before editing. That ensures that only what I want selected is
On 25/08/2016 10:20 PM, David Bailes wrote:
in the tracks category of preferences, is the "select all audio in
project, if none selected" checked?
On Thu, Aug 25, 2016 at 12:36 PM, Robbie <tickleberryfun@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
I’m using JAWS 17 and Audacity 188.8.131.52 on Windows 10.
I’m experiencing the following scenario:
A selected track is playing and I press shift-A to stop and set the
cursor. Next I press shift-J to select to track start. Then I press Delete
to remove the selected region. On pressing Space, I’d expect to hear the
remaining audio, but the track is empty. All the audio was deleted.
On pressing ctrl-Z and checking the selection length it turns out shift-J
selected the audio from start to finish.
This phenomenon appears to occur randomly. In-between shift-J works as it
should. When it does malfunction I need to unselect and select the target
track repeatedly to make it work properly.
Has anyone experienced the same or is it a known problem? I’d be glad of