Move a part of an audio track?

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Move a part of an audio track?

Permanent link to this post Posted by JesW87 » Wed Feb 28, 2018 2:42 am

Hi,
Is there any way to select a part of an audio track and move ONLY that section of the track
WITHIN the audio track (not duplicating it and moving it in a new track)? Like, say in one audio track,
I have a waveform and at about 6 seconds in I would like there to be a 2 second period of silence after
which the track resumes where it was. I know this could be accomplished by ending the track at that point, and then just
duplicating the rest of it into a new track and sliding it. However, what I want to know is if it is possible
to achieve this same effect by simply somehow grabbing that section of the track and sliding it to the right.
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Re: Move a part of an audio track?

Permanent link to this post Posted by Trebor » Wed Feb 28, 2018 9:01 pm

JesW87 wrote: I have a waveform and at about 6 seconds in I would like there to be a 2 second period of silence
after which the track resumes where it was ...

Move the cursor to 6 seconds, then generate 2 seconds of silence.
Or insert a boundary at 6 seconds to split the track, then use the time-shift tool to insert the silent gap ...

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