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|This page is a collection of Tutorials giving step-by-step guidance on performing common tasks using Audacity. The Tutorials include ringtones, removing vocals, podcasting and various others concerned with preparing your work for export to audio files or CDs.
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'''Related pages:'''
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Our list of [[Tips]] to enhance your day-to-day experience of Audacity
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We also have [[Audacity for blind users|help for blind users]], including a tutorial on using Audacity 1.3.3 with the JAWS and other screen readers.
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|<span style="color:#C58917;font-weight:bold">There are links to tutorials and resources in other languages on our </span>[[MultiLingual]] <span style="color:#C58917;font-weight:bold"> page.</span>
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* [[Making Ringtones]]
 
* [[Making Ringtones]]
 
 
* [[Vocal Removal]] There is no magic bullet to solve what is in theory an insoluble problem. In practice there are various ways to try and trick your ears into thinking you have succeeded.
 
* [[Vocal Removal]] There is no magic bullet to solve what is in theory an insoluble problem. In practice there are various ways to try and trick your ears into thinking you have succeeded.
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* [[Creating a simple voice and music Podcast with Audacity]] 
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* [[Mixing stereo tracks to mono in your Project]]  <BR><BR>
  
*[[Mixing stereo tracks to mono in your Project]]
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* [[Transferring tapes and records to computer or CD]]
*[[Creating a simple voice and music Podcast with Audacity]]
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* [[Splitting recordings into separate tracks]] for export as individual files thence burning to a multi-track CD.     
 
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* [[How to burn CDs]] by exporting the correct type of audio file then using burning software
*[[Exporting your Audacity Project into iTunes and iPod]]
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* [[Exporting your Audacity Project into iTunes and iPod]]<BR><BR>
 
 
*[[Transferring tapes and records to computer or CD]]
 
  
*[[Splitting recordings into separate tracks]] for export as individual files thence burning to a multi-track CD.     
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* [[How to import CDs]]
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* [[How to import files from iTunes]]<BR><BR>
  
 
*Audio Restoration  
 
*Audio Restoration  
 
**[[Sanitising Speech Recordings Taken with portable audio player-recorders]]
 
**[[Sanitising Speech Recordings Taken with portable audio player-recorders]]
 
**[[Click Removal]] for removing discrete clicks from vinyl records
 
**[[Click Removal]] for removing discrete clicks from vinyl records
**[[Noise Removal]] for removing steady noise like hum and hiss from all types of audio  
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**[[Noise Removal]] for removing steady noise like hum and hiss from all types of audio <BR><BR>
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'''Off-site Tutorials on the web:'''
 
'''Off-site Tutorials on the web:'''
  
*{{external|[http://audacity.sourceforge.net/manual-1.2/tutorials.html Audacity 1.2 Tutorials]}} from the official Audacity user's manual.
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* {{external|[http://audacity.sourceforge.net/manual-1.2/tutorials.html Audacity 1.2 Tutorials]}} from the official Audacity user's manual.
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* Using Audacity 1.3.3 with the {{external|[http://vip.chowo.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/jaws/Audacity-1.3.3-Guide.html JAWS screen reader for Windows]}} - includes useful tips for the visually impaired (and others) who want to use Audacity without a mouse.  
  
*{{external|[http://www.guidesandtutorials.com/audacity-tutorial.html How to Record and Edit Audio with Audacity]}} from guidesandtutorials.com. Includes information on microphones and configuring Audacity on Windows.  
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* {{external|[http://www.guidesandtutorials.com/audacity-tutorial.html How to Record and Edit Audio with Audacity]}} from guidesandtutorials.com. Includes information on microphones and configuring Audacity on Windows.  
  
*{{external|[http://www.guidesandtutorials.com/podcasting-tutorial.html Create your own podcast]}} - a fine general tutorial on all stages from recording and editing to publishing on the web, again from guidesandtutorials.com
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* {{external|[http://www.guidesandtutorials.com/podcasting-tutorial.html Create your own podcast]}} - a fine general tutorial on all stages from recording and editing to publishing on the web, again from guidesandtutorials.com
  
*{{external|[http://3430.online.fr/computing_tips_and_notes/ Reworking voice records]}}
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* {{external|[http://3430.online.fr/computing_tips_and_notes/ Reworking voice records]}}
  
 
* Noise Removal in Audacity 1.2.x: {{external|[http://www.podtopia.net/gettingstarted/removenoise.shtml Illustrated tutorial]}} and {{external|1=[http://video.google.com/googleplayer.swf?docId=-7182960533168801762&hl=en Flash Video]}} (13 minutes)  
 
* Noise Removal in Audacity 1.2.x: {{external|[http://www.podtopia.net/gettingstarted/removenoise.shtml Illustrated tutorial]}} and {{external|1=[http://video.google.com/googleplayer.swf?docId=-7182960533168801762&hl=en Flash Video]}} (13 minutes)  
  
*{{external|[http://www.blind-summit.co.uk/2006/09/introduction-to-audacity/ Introduction to Audacity]}} mainly for Guitarists
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* {{external|[http://www.blind-summit.co.uk/2006/09/introduction-to-audacity/ Introduction to Audacity]}} mainly for Guitarists
  
*A detailed illustrated {{external|[http://www.wap.org/journal/digitizingcassettes/default.html tutorial for Mac users on transferring cassettes to CD using Audacity]}}
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* A detailed illustrated {{external|[http://www.wap.org/journal/digitizingcassettes/default.html tutorial for Mac users on transferring cassettes to CD using Audacity]}}
 
   
 
   
*YouTube has a good selection of Audacity {{external|1=[http://youtube.com/results?search_query=audacity+tutorial&search=Search video tutorials]}} including how to {{external|1=[http://youtube.com/watch?v=PqXiKYG3J7M remove center-panned vocals]}},  {{external|1=[http://youtube.com/watch?v=UPa80QWATXQ create binuaral beats]}} and {{external|1=[http://youtube.com/watch?v=tXbImBRO5_I adjust for recording latency in Audacity Beta]}}.   
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* YouTube has a good selection of Audacity {{external|1=[http://youtube.com/results?search_query=audacity+tutorial&search=Search video tutorials]}} including how to {{external|1=[http://youtube.com/watch?v=PqXiKYG3J7M remove center-panned vocals]}},  {{external|1=[http://youtube.com/watch?v=UPa80QWATXQ create binuaral beats]}} and {{external|1=[http://youtube.com/watch?v=tXbImBRO5_I adjust for recording latency in Audacity Beta]}}.   
  
*{{external|[http://www.edhsonline.org/other/audacity/ Audacity 1.2 Tutorial by Dan Eliot]}} - learn how to open and edit a WAV file, and save the result as an MP3.
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* {{external|[http://www.edhsonline.org/other/audacity/ Audacity 1.2 Tutorial by Dan Eliot]}} - learn how to open and edit a WAV file, and save the result as an MP3.
  
*{{external|[http://quicktoots.linuxaudio.org/toots/audacity/ How to mix a multi-track project]}} by Daniel James, including sample sound files.
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* {{external|[http://quicktoots.linuxaudio.org/toots/audacity/ How to mix a multi-track project]}} by Daniel James, including sample sound files.
  
*{{external|[http://www.cnet.com.au/mp3players/musicsoftware/0,239029154,339273336,00.htm "Master your MP3s with Audacity"]}} - C|NET article about editing MP3 files for use in Web publishing, ringtones, and podcasts.
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* {{external|[http://www.cnet.com.au/mp3players/musicsoftware/0,239029154,339273336,00.htm "Master your MP3s with Audacity"]}} - CNET article about editing MP3 files for use in Web publishing, ringtones, and podcasts.

Revision as of 07:43, 30 October 2007

This page is a collection of Tutorials giving step-by-step guidance on performing common tasks using Audacity. The Tutorials include ringtones, removing vocals, podcasting and various others concerned with preparing your work for export to audio files or CDs.


Related pages:

Our list of Tips to enhance your day-to-day experience of Audacity


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Multilingual information/ Multilingue/ Mehrsprachig
Tutorials and other resources in foreign languages


Wiki Tutorials:


Off-site Tutorials on the web:

  • Using Audacity 1.3.3 with the JAWS screen reader for Windows  - includes useful tips for the visually impaired (and others) who want to use Audacity without a mouse.
  • Create your own podcast  - a fine general tutorial on all stages from recording and editing to publishing on the web, again from guidesandtutorials.com