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mozart-turm
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8 tracks loading

Post by mozart-turm » Mon Nov 20, 2017 5:28 pm

Hello,

I have the tascam sd 25 with 8 recording tracks.
please step by step to load the 8 tracks into audacity.

can i make 8 mono-tracvks and fill sequentaslly each track into asudacvity ??
or, can i load the 8 tracks in one step into asudacvity ??

thanks

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Re: 8 tracks loading

Post by steve » Mon Nov 20, 2017 5:42 pm

mozart-turm wrote:I have the tascam sd 25
I'm not able to find such a thing as a "tascam sd 25". Perhaps you could post a link to the product page on the Tascam website.
Also, which version of Audacity?
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Re: 8 tracks loading

Post by DVDdoug » Mon Nov 20, 2017 7:04 pm

You have 8 separate files? You can import them one at a time File -> Import-> Audio, or hold-down the Ctrl key and left-click to select multiple files.

You can use the time-shift tool if you want to move them around or here are some instructions for making one longer file by splicing two shorter files (which you can repeat for 8 files).

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