Yes, that should work.
There is bug in the nightly download that I gave the link for. It's been
fixed, but there's not a more recent nightly build. If you execute the
command select cursor to saved cursor position during playback, then the
wrong time range may well be selected.
On Mon, Nov 14, 2016 at 4:33 PM, Gary Campbell <campg2003@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
Okay, so to set up a nightly build without affecting my normal
installation, I unzip the build into a folder, make a Portable Settings
folder in it-- and copy the contents of my Audacity %appdata% folder (with
the autosave data, audacity.cfg, etc.) into it?
On 11/10/2016 2:20 AM, David Bailes wrote:
Following on from an initial suggestion by Gary, there are now two new
commands for selecting a time range.
1. Save Cursor position, which is on the Edit menu. This stores the value
of selection start, except during playback, including when paused, when is
stores the audio position.
2. Cursor to Saved Cursor position, which is on the select sub menu of
the edit menu. This selects from the current value of selection start to
the saved cursor position. During playback, it selects from the playback
position to the saved cursor position.
These commands are available in the nightly builds. This is the latest
Any feedback welcome,
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