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by billw58
Wed Mar 03, 2021 2:40 am
Forum: macOS
Topic: Starting help
Replies: 6
Views: 90

Re: Starting help

Which Macbook Pro model is it?
-- Bill
by billw58
Wed Mar 03, 2021 2:36 am
Forum: macOS
Topic: Adjusting Recording Volume
Replies: 10
Views: 800

Re: Adjusting Recording Volume

When recording through a USB audio device the input volume is not adjustable.

There are a number of effects, including Amplify and Normalize, that you can use after recording to balance the channels.

-- Bill
by billw58
Tue Mar 02, 2021 4:08 pm
Forum: macOS
Topic: Starting help
Replies: 6
Views: 90

Re: Starting help

How is the "headphone amp" connected to the Macbook? What make and model is it?
-- Bill
by billw58
Tue Mar 02, 2021 4:55 am
Forum: macOS
Topic: Starting help
Replies: 6
Views: 90

Re: Starting help

Does anything here help?
-- Bill
by billw58
Tue Mar 02, 2021 4:53 am
Forum: macOS
Topic: How do I open the application after downloading
Replies: 2
Views: 50

Re: How do I open the application after downloading

You have downloaded a very old version of Audacity (version 2.1.2 or earlier - the current version is 2.4.2). Get the latest version here.
-- Bill
by billw58
Tue Mar 02, 2021 4:50 am
Forum: macOS
Topic: Audacity Crashes After Import
Replies: 1
Views: 26

Re: Audacity Crashes After Import

Does the MP3 file have a sample rate of 32000? If so, resample it to 44100.
-- Bill
by billw58
Mon Mar 01, 2021 7:19 pm
Forum: Audacity 3.0.0 alpha
Topic: Default entry setting in Amplify
Replies: 12
Views: 188

Re: Default entry setting in Amplify

With Audacity 3.0.0rc04 on a Macbook Air M1 chip macOS 11.1.

Import music file
Amplify so new peak amplitude is -3 dB
Export as WAV
Import that WAV and select that track
Effect > Amplify: suggested Amplification is 2.999 dB.

-- Bill
by billw58
Mon Mar 01, 2021 2:05 pm
Forum: Audacity 2.x Feedback and Reviews
Topic: Labels lose snap
Replies: 19
Views: 235

Re: Labels lose snap

waxcylinder wrote:
Mon Mar 01, 2021 10:38 am
I do note that when I Export the label it is shown as
>30.000023 30.000023
So maybe this is down to the accuracy with which we store labels ?
I think you may have found it.

And perhaps this is why one can snap to labels in a re-opened project by turning Snap To Off.

-- Bill
by billw58
Mon Mar 01, 2021 2:02 pm
Forum: Audacity 2.x Feedback and Reviews
Topic: Labels lose snap
Replies: 19
Views: 235

Re: Labels lose snap

You could try using the envelope tool to silence the section.
-- Bill
by billw58
Mon Mar 01, 2021 3:35 am
Forum: Audacity 2.x Feedback and Reviews
Topic: Labels lose snap
Replies: 19
Views: 235

Re: Labels lose snap

I have not seen the labels move on re-opening a file, but I'll do some more tests. Are you saying that the labels are moving by less than a sample? I don't silence it where I no longer want to hear it; I copy and invert into another track. Why do you do that? It seems a roundabout way of silencing a...