Trouble with Peaks and EQ

Room Sounds

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it doesn’t get my peak levels to where they need to be like the other program does.

AudioBook Mastering 4 takes care of all the ACX formatting. Remove rumble, Set RMS (Loudness), trim the peaks (Limiter) and if you have a quiet announcing environment, you’re done. If you don’t meet noise specs, add gentle Noise Reduction at the end.

Past making your work pass ACX, you still sound naturally like you at the end.

“Overprocessing” will cause ACX to bounce your work. It’s possible to pass ACX technical standards and still sound like a bad cellphone. They won’t like that.