Audacity Tips & Tricks - Submit Your Own!

This Audacity Tips page includes tips and tricks for using Audacity that have been submitted by users. Please feel free to submit your own tips and tricks by completing the form below.

Have a great tip about using Audacity?

Do you have a great tip or suggestion about using Audacity software? Share it!

[ ? ]

Upload A Graphic or Screenshot (optional)[ ? ]


Click here to upload more images (optional)

Author Information (optional)

To receive credit as the author, enter your information below.

(first or full name)

(e.g., City, State, Country)

Submit Your Contribution

(You can preview and edit on the next page)

What Other Visitors Have Said

Click below to see contributions from other visitors to this page...

Instant track merge 
A friend of me gave the following tip. He does not have Net access so I post it instead of him /Lemmy Automatic merging (mixdown) of tracks can be …

monitoring while recording 
I want to record LP's onto CD's. I did it some time ago with much success, but have forgotten some basics. I need to be able to hear my LP while it is …

Setting up an audio file 
Someone should include the most simple piece of information which was left out of the Audacity Tutorial. How do you set up a file for taking the recording? …

How do I delete a section of audio. 
Been trying for an hour to delete the last part of a file. I can't record over it, I cant delete it, tried silencing it. Just cannot figure out how to …

regarding silent breathing and no gulps recording 
I'm a voice teacher from Tucson Az, here is fool proof method to 'not hearing' your breath when you are recording a vocal track. 1. yawn ... yawn …

Obtaining sounds/recordings from cassettes 
Consider and follow appropriate Copyright Guidelines: Use a standard audio cable to connect the cassette player headphone jack (audio out) and your …

Record to Cell Phone? 
Does anyone know how to record from a cell phone to audacity? I think that'd be great for conference calls with a group of friends around a table who've …

Those are great tips! I use it for recording replay calls at work. I've never used a computer to phone recording program before, and it sure seems like …

How to avoid Uh's and Breathing sounds in during recording? 
I use the PAUSE button on the recording when going out of breath or like to clear my throat or to avoid any other undesirable noise. You could PAUSE for …

Cleaning up tracks 
I use Audacity to record Audio Books. The editing process is laborious. One of the major tasks is cleaning up the tracks between the spoken words. No …

Click here to write your own.



Audacity Tutorials : Recording and Editing with Audacity

Audacity Tutorials
Audacity Tips & Tricks

Getting Ready
to Record

Audacity Download
Audacity LAME
MP3 Encoder

Overview of Digital Audio
Scriptwriting for Audio
Microphone Selection
High Quality Voiceovers
Setting Preferences
Saving Projects

Toolbars & Menus

Toolbars and Controls
Docking Toolbars
Mixer Toolbar
Meter Levels
The Track Tools
The Track Menu
The File Menu
The Edit Menu
The View Menu
The Project Menu
The Generate Menu
The Effects Menu Part 1
The Effects Menu Part 2

Working with Audio

Audio Tracks and

Using the Label Track
Using the Time Track
Sound File Formats
Importing Audio
Fading Music Up
& Down

Exporting MP3 Files



All other Guides and Tutorials

Guides and Tutorials Blog
Listing of the latest tutorials published on the GuidesandTutorials website.
GuidesandTutorials: Audacity Tutorial - Record and Edit Audio
This Audacity tutorial will show you how to use the basic tools and procedures in the open source audio editing program, Audacity. Not just screen shots, but free narrated multimedia tutorials - You'll learn to use Audacity for recording and editing audio files that can be used for podcasting, mixing music and vocals, creating sound tracks, and other audio projects.
Audacity Tips & Tricks
Audacity tips and tricks submitted by users
Digital Photography Guide
This Digital Photography Guide will provide you with the basic information you need to take professional quality photogrphs with your digital camera.
GuidesandTutorials: Dreamweaver Tutorial
Dreamweaver Tutorial - this series of free Dreamweaver tutorials is just what you need to get up and running with Dreamweaver to create interesting and compelling web sites
GuidesandTutorials: Microsoft Excel 2003 Tutorial
This Excel 2003 Tutorial will introduce you to the basics of using the Excel 2003 spreadsheet program. You'll learn to create a spreadsheet, basic Excel workbook skills, work with cells, enter and manipulate data, apply formulas, format data, create and work with charts, and manage Excel workbooks.
Podcasting Tutorial
This Podcasting tutorial includes a step by step guide that will show you how to record, publish and promote your podcast. Using inexpensive equipment and free software, you'll be publishing podcasts in no time.
PowerPoint Tutorial - Microsoft PowerPoint 2003
This PowerPoint tutorial is just what you need to learn how to use PowerPoint 2003 to create effective and engaging presentations.
The PowerPoint 2007 Window
This PowerPoint 2007 tutorial will show you the features and how to get around the PowerPoint Window.
GuidesandTutorials: Free PowerPoint Templates
Free PowerPoint templates that you can download and use today. This is a growing library of free resources for PowerPoint users.
LCD Projector Guide and Tutorial
This LCD Projector Guide will assist you in the use and purchase of a digital LCD projector or DLP projector. It will discuss the differences between LCD and DLP projectors, size and portability considerations, lamp types and brightness, resolution, image quality and other considerations in the use and purchase of a digital projector.
Word Tutorial: Microsoft Word 2003
This Word tutorial is just what you need to learn how to use Word 2003 to create professional looking documents.
Word 2007 Workspace
This Microsoft Word 2007 Workspace tutorial will acquaint you with the new tools and features in the Word 2007 Window. It's changed significantly from previus versions and even experienced users will find this helpful.
Work at Home Jobs
This Work at Home Jobs tutorial will provide information on ways that you can put your skills and knowledge to use in creating part or full time income while working from home.
Guides and Tutorials: Free Guides and Tutoials Site Map
Free guides and tutorials on podcasting, digital video and audio, Audacity, RSS, multimedia development, educational technology, technology integration, K12 Technology, PowerPoint.
Suggest a New Technology Tutorial
Free Technology Tutorials on software and technology applications including PowerPoint tutorials, Podcasting tutorials, Dreamweaver tutorials, Audacity, Non-Linear PowerPoint, Digital Photography, RSS tutorial, and everything educational technology.
Adobe Acrobat 9 Tutorial
This Adobe Acrobat 9 Tutorial will show you how to create PDFs from MS Office applications, from Multipe files, from web pages and from several other types of documents.
GuidesandTutorials: Free Tutorials
Free Tutorials, software, hardware, and technology applications including PowerPoint, Podcasting, Dreamweaver, Audacity,
Excel 2007 Tutorial | GuidesandTutorials: Free Tutorials
This free Excel 2007 Tutorial will show you how to use all of the begginer and intermediate features in Excel 2007


Guides and Tutorials Logo
Guides and Tutorials - Free Technology Guides and Tutorials
© 2006 - All Rights Reserved