How do you open a project without a .aup file?

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How do you open a project without a .aup file?

Permanent link to this post Posted by Xirix » Fri Dec 01, 2017 11:08 pm

Friend of mine just gave me some audio he wants editing from a while back, all he has is the project folder, not the actual project file, how can I import this into audacity? All the options seem to want files, not folders.
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Re: How do you open a project without a .aup file?

Permanent link to this post Posted by Trebor » Sat Dec 02, 2017 1:17 am

Xirix wrote:... all he has is the project folder, not the actual project file, how can I import this into audacity?

I hope you like jigsaw puzzles, see ... http://manual.audacityteam.org/man/recovering_crashes_manually.html#Manual_recovery
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Re: How do you open a project without a .aup file?

Permanent link to this post Posted by kozikowski » Sat Dec 02, 2017 2:45 am

some audio he wants editing from a while back,

If it's a mono, fresh recording with no changes or edits, you might be able to use that process to piece it back together. If it's stereo, the show may assemble with left and right sound reversing at random times.

If the show has any edits or other changes, that's the end. There is no show.

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