Shows Minus 6 Seconds hitting Record

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Shows Minus 6 Seconds hitting Record

Post by rschiller » Thu May 06, 2021 4:52 am

Version 2.3.3 When I hit record, the track starts at zero but immediately shows -8 seconds before the start. Playing back the track the same blank -8 seconds shows. The earlier version I had of Audacity did not do this. How do I eliminate the unwanted black 8 seconds before the actual recording?

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Re: Shows Minus 6 Seconds hitting Record

Post by steve » Thu May 06, 2021 10:31 am

rschiller wrote:
Thu May 06, 2021 4:52 am
When I hit record, the track starts at zero but immediately shows -8 seconds before the start.
Turn off "Pinned playhead" (click the "thumb tack" icon on the left end of the time ruler, so that it becomes a triangle.

By the way, the current version of Audacity is 3.0.2: https://www.audacityteam.org/download/
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Re: Shows Minus 6 Seconds hitting Record

Post by rschiller » Thu May 06, 2021 9:14 pm

Thank you!

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