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Stop between tracks

Permanent link to this post Posted by Nave961 » Tue Aug 31, 2010 2:41 pm

Not sure where to place this in the forum. I need to create a complete stop between tracks; is this possible using Audacity? I am doing a live performance using some pre-recorded music and need to work cue to cue. I'm trying not to resort to the "outdated" mini disk format.
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Re: Pause between tracks

Permanent link to this post Posted by bgravato » Tue Aug 31, 2010 4:48 pm

You haven't posted on the best section of the forum...

You can go to Generate menu and click on Silence... is that what you were looking for?
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Re: Pause between tracks

Permanent link to this post Posted by waxcylinder » Tue Aug 31, 2010 4:54 pm

or you can add a label track with labels
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Re: Pause between tracks

Permanent link to this post Posted by Nave961 » Wed Sep 01, 2010 6:30 pm

Thanks. I will try it. I really need for there to be complete stops between tracks.
waxcylinder wrote:or you can add a label track with labels
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Re: Pause between tracks

Permanent link to this post Posted by Nave961 » Wed Sep 01, 2010 6:32 pm

Thanks for the suggestion. I am hoping to be able to create complete stops between tracks.
bgravato wrote:You haven't posted on the best section of the forum...

You can go to Generate menu and click on Silence... is that what you were looking for?
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Re: Stop between tracks

Permanent link to this post Posted by steve » Wed Sep 01, 2010 8:44 pm

Nave961 wrote:I am doing a live performance using some pre-recorded music and need to work cue to cue.

Could you just use "Pause"? (either click the Pause button, or press the "P" key)
To "un-pause", press the P key again, or click the Pause button.
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Re: Stop between tracks

Permanent link to this post Posted by Nave961 » Thu Sep 02, 2010 1:44 pm

stevethefiddle wrote:
Nave961 wrote:I am doing a live performance using some pre-recorded music and need to work cue to cue.

Could you just use "Pause"? (either click the Pause button, or press the "P" key)
To "un-pause", press the P key again, or click the Pause button.


Yes, I may resort to that option since, at this point, I just want to get the tracks exported to Ipod and get things rolling.
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Re: Stop between tracks

Permanent link to this post Posted by waxcylinder » Thu Sep 02, 2010 1:54 pm

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