Cutting and Copying Files

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chuman
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Cutting and Copying Files

Post by chuman » Wed Dec 05, 2018 11:27 pm

when i try to highlight a section of a file the middle doesn't highlight. makes it a little harder to select for copying
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steve
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Re: Cutting and Copying Files

Post by steve » Wed Dec 05, 2018 11:58 pm

You have accidentally switched to the "Multi-tool". To switch back to the normal "Selection Tool", press F1, or click the button with the I-beam cursor icon (see: https://manual.audacityteam.org/man/tools_toolbar.html)
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