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cant record my voice over karaoke tract

Permanent link to this post Posted by audacityloverr » Wed Mar 14, 2018 3:27 am

hi
i have 2.0.5
i cant import the mp3 karaoke track but when i click record, the program does not play the song in my earphones so i do not know when to sing since i cant ear the mp3.

how to solve this
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Re: cant record my voice over karaoke tract

Permanent link to this post Posted by steve » Wed Mar 14, 2018 9:01 am

Audacity 2.0.5 is very old. The current version is 2.2.2 and is available here: https://www.audacityteam.org/download/

For "overdub" recording (recording a track while listening to other tracks), the settings at the bottom of the Transport menu should be:
Software Playthrough: Off (not selected)
Overdub: On (selected)
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Re: cant record my voice over karaoke tract

Permanent link to this post Posted by audacityloverr » Wed Mar 14, 2018 4:49 pm

thx it fixed the prob.

what are the downside of using an old version if you can explain them to me i m not sure to see the pros and cons of upgrading

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Re: cant record my voice over karaoke tract

Permanent link to this post Posted by steve » Wed Mar 14, 2018 4:56 pm

There have be a lot of changes since 2.0.5.
The change log up to version 2.2.1 can be viewed here:
https://github.com/audacity/audacity/bl ... NGELOG.txt
and the changes since 2.2.1 here:
https://wiki.audacityteam.org/wiki/Release_Notes_2.2.2
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Re: cant record my voice over karaoke tract

Permanent link to this post Posted by ohana » Mon Apr 23, 2018 12:28 am

need some help guys please..everytime i want to record over the music , it doesn't start a new track, it records after the current track..?? pleasse help me,,,
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Re: cant record my voice over karaoke tract

Permanent link to this post Posted by waxcylinder » Mon Apr 23, 2018 8:42 am

ohana wrote:need some help guys please..everytime i want to record over the music , it doesn't start a new track, it records after the current track..?? pleasse help me,,,

Just presss Shift + Record or shortcut Shift + R to record on a new track

See the ISACITY MANUAL: https://manual.audacityteam.org/man/pla ... tml#record

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