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<div style="background-color:#DFEAF9; border: 1px #aaa solid;padding-top:20px;padding-left:1em;padding-right:1em;padding-bottom:1em"><span style=" font-size:110%; font-weight:500">Welcome to the [[Help:Contents|Wiki]] for {{external|[https://web.audacityteam.org/ Audacity]}}<sup>&reg;</sup> - a free, [[Audacity Awards|award-winning]] open source application for recording and editing sound.  Audacity runs on Microsoft Windows, macOS, GNU/Linux and other operating systems.</span><br clear=all>
==Experimental New Front Page==
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This '''Audacity Wiki''' is for the '''[https://web.audacityteam.org/download/ current version of Audacity]'''. It is '''''strongly''''' recommended that you use the current version in conjunction with the current [https://manual.audacityteam.org/o/ Audacity Manual].
I'm experimenting here with a new organisation for the front page of Audacity Wiki. It's based on Blender wiki front page:
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*You can get help by asking on the [https://forum.audacityteam.org/viewforum.php?f=45 Audacity Forum].
 
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*Find pages in this Wiki: ''by [[:Category:Category|category]], [[Special:PrefixIndex|all pages]],'' [https://wiki.audacityteam.org/index.php?title=Special%3AAllpages&from=&namespace=2 user home pages]}}
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{{external|[http://audacity.sourceforge.net/ Audacity]}}<sup>&reg;</sup> is free, {{external|[http://sourceforge.net/community/index.php/landing-pages/cca07/ award-winning]}} open source software for recording and editing sound.  It runs on Mac OS X, Microsoft Windows, GNU/Linux and other operating systems.
 
 
 
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==Information In Other Languages==
 
 
 
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[[:Category:%CE%95%CE%BB%CE%BB%CE%B7%CE%BD%CE%B9%CE%BA%CE%AC_%CE%86%CF%81%CE%B8%CF%81%CE%B1|Ελληνικά ]]
 
 
 
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[[Brazilian Portuguese Information|Português&nbsp;Brasileiro]]
 
 
 
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[[Indonesian Tutorials|Bahasa&nbsp;Indonesia]]
 
 
 
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[[Italian Tutorials|Italiano]]
 
 
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[[German Information|Deutsch]]
 
 
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[[Dutch Information|Nederlands]]
 
 
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==[[:Category:For Users|For Users]]==
  
==Audacity User's Documentation==
 
  
 
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===Core Documentation===
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===Manuals===
*{{external|1=[http://audacityteam.org/manual/index.php?title=Main_Page User's Manual]}}
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*[https://manual.audacityteam.org/o/ Online Audacity Manual]  
*{{external|1=[http://audacityteam.org/manual/index.php?title=FAQ FAQ]}}
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*[https://manual.audacityteam.org/man/unzipping_the_manual.html Downloadable Manual for Audacity]
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*[https://manual.audacityteam.org/man/tutorials.html Tutorials in the Audacity Manual]
*{{external|1=[http://audacityteam.org/manual/index.php?title=Glossary Glossary]}}
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*[https://alphamanual.audacityteam.org/man/Main_Page Online Audacity alpha development Manual]  
*{{external|1=[http://audacityteam.org/manual/index.php?title=Quick_Guide Quick Start]}}
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*[[Audacity Tour Guide]]
<!--*[[Scripts|Scripts that extend functionality]]-->
 
 
 
===Tutorials===
 
*[[Tutorials|Tutorials]]
 
*''[[Tutorials#Links|Tutorial Links]]''
 
*{{external|1=[http://audacityteam.org/manual/index.php?title=Tutorial_-_Editing_an_Existing_File Essential Audacity]}}
 
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<!--*[http://www.AudacityTutorials.com Search Engine for Audacity Tutorials] is not controlled by us and has 'bad-ads'.-->
 
 
 
 
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===Help===
===Resources===
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*[https://manual.audacityteam.org/man/faq.html Frequently Asked Questions] in the Audacity Manual
*[[Music]]
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*[https://forum.audacityteam.org/ Ask on the Audacity Forum]
*[[Plug-ins|Effects Plugins]]
 
*[[Scripts]]
 
 
 
===Support===
 
*[http://www.audacityteam.org/forum/ Forums]
 
*[[Irc|IRC Channel]]
 
*[[Reporting Bugs]]
 
*[[Feature Requests|Suggesting Features]]
 
 
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*[[Reference/Reference|Reference]]
 
*[[Reference/Reference|Reference]]
 
*[[Release Notes|Release Notes]]-->
 
*[[Release Notes|Release Notes]]-->
*[[Community|Summary of Community Lists]]
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* [[About Audacity|Brief overview]] of Audacity
*[[Contribute|How to Help Us]]
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*[[Community|The Audacity Community (summary)]]
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*[https://www.audacityteam.org/community/translators/ In other Languages]
 
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===Resources===
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*[https://audacityteam.org/ Audacity website]
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*[[Plug-ins|Effects Plug-ins]]
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** [[Creating your own Plug-in]]
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** [[Plug-ins that crash Audacity or fail to work properly in Audacity|Plug-ins that crash or fail in Audacity]]
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*[[CreatedUsingAudacity|User-created music]] and [[Music|more about music]]
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*[[Books about Audacity]] ''(some obsolete)''
 
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===Versions===
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*[[Audacity Versions|Overview of all the Audacity versions]]
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**[[Audacity_Versions#releases|History]]
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**[[Audacity_Versions#compatibility|Compatibility]]
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* [[Audacity_Versions#whatsnew|What's New in Audacity?]]
  
 
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<div style="float:right">''...[[:Category:For Users|Everything for Users]]''</div>
==Audacity Developer's Documentation==
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===Projects &amp; Discussion===
 
*[[Audacity Projects]]
 
*[[The Feature Requests Pipeline|Audacity Feature Requests]]
 
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*[[Roadmap|Audacity Roadmap]]
 
*[[:Category:GSoC|Summer of Code 2008]]
 
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*[[Possible_GSoC_Mentors|List of Contributors]]
 
  
 
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===Reference===
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*[[Release Checklist|Release Checklist]]
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*[[Comparative Analysis]]
 
*[[File Format List|File Format List]]
 
  
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===Guides &amp; Tutorials===
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<!--|style="width:20%;"|[[File:Donate.png|80px|link=https://audacityteam.org/donate/|Donate]]
*[[Quality|New Developer Information]]
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*[[Developer_Guide#Platform_Specific_Guides|Building Audacity from Source]]
 
*[[Developer Guide]]
 
*[[ArchitecturalDesign|Audacity Architecture]]
 
*[[Hacker's Guide]]
 
  
<!--===Python===
 
*[http://www.Audacity.org/documentation/246PythonDoc/index.html Python API Reference 2.46]
 
*[[Scripts|Scripts]]
 
*[[ScriptDev|Scripts Development]]
 
*[[AudacityDev/ID_Property|ID Properties]]
 
 
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|style="width:20%;"|[[File:Feedback.png|80px|link=Give Feedback|Give us feedback]]
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|style="width:20%;"|[[File:Develop.png|80px|link=For Developers]]
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|style="width:20%;"|[[File:Translate.png|80px|link=For Translators]]
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==What's Going On with Audacity?==
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===AudacityWiki News===
 
* [[Developer News|Developer News]]
 
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* [[Release_Notes/Notes246|Release Notes 1.25]]
 
* [[Release_Notes/Notes243|Release Notes 1.3 Alpha]]
 
 
 
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===Audacity in the Wider World===
 
* [[Built with Audacity]]
 
* [[AudacityVendors|Audacity Vendors]]
 
* [[VendorsThatBundleAudacity|Audacity in Commercial Products]]
 
* [[Audacity in Education|Audacity in Education]]
 
* [[CreatedUsingAudacity|Created using Audacity]]
 
* [[SitesThatRecommendAudacity|Link exchange]]
 
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==For Audacity Documentation Writers==
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==[[:Category:Tutorial|Tips]]==
  
 
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====Tips and Troubleshooting====
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* [[AudioBook Mastering]]
*[[Writers Guide|How to Write a Tutorial]]
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* [[Ad Hoc Recording Studio]] - Some basic hints
*[[How To Create Video Tutorials|How To Create Video Tutorials ]]
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* [[Hardware influence on recording quality]] - sound devices, connecting cables, microphones...etc 
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*[[Meta/Licenses|Licenses]]  
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*[[Meta/customStyles.css|customStyles.css]]
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*[[Meta/WritersPool|Writer's Pool]]
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* [[Audacity for blind users|Audacity for blind and visually impaired users]]
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* [[Recovering crashes manually]] - for Audacity 2.4.2 or earlier
 
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====Operating System Help====
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*[[Windows 10 OS|Windows 10]],&nbsp; &nbsp; [[Windows 8 OS|Windows 8]], &nbsp; &nbsp;[[Windows 7 OS|Windows 7]]
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*[[Mac OS X|macOS]]
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*[[Linux Issues|Linux]]
  
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*[[ToDo|General Wiki To-Dos]]
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* [[Vocal Removal Plug-ins]]
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*[[Meta/DocBook to Wiki|DocBook to Wiki]]
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*[[Meta/html to Wiki|html to Wiki]]
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*Other audio applications:&nbsp;&nbsp;[[Other Windows Applications|Windows]],&nbsp;&nbsp;[[Other Mac Applications|Mac]],&nbsp;&nbsp;[[Other GNU/Linux Applications|GNU/Linux]]
 
 
 
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Latest revision as of 17:00, 7 October 2021


Welcome to the Wiki for Audacity ® - a free, award-winning open source application for recording and editing sound. Audacity runs on Microsoft Windows, macOS, GNU/Linux and other operating systems.
This Audacity Wiki is for the current version of Audacity. It is strongly recommended that you use the current version in conjunction with the current Audacity Manual.

Tips

Tips and Troubleshooting

Operating System Help

Beyond Audacity - other applications that may be of use

...All Tutorials and Tips



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