Can "Click to Start Monitoring" be set on as default?

V 3.0.
I always want it enabled. When I use timer-recording and forget to click it, I have to cancel timer record, click to monitor, and then set the times again for timer record.

No it can’t, so I’ve moved this topic to the “Adding Features” section of the forum.

I hope it results in a release of options from being locked when Timer Record is active.

There is this long-standing Proposal in the Audacity Wiki that I wrote a while back: