Audio preview of edit

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Gregg Borschmann
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Audio preview of edit

Post by Gregg Borschmann » Thu Jan 14, 2021 5:00 am

Is there a shortcut for hearing an audio preview of a proposed edit or before cutting or deleting the unwanted audio?
I am working with simple two-track oral history recordings.
Using Audacity 2.3.3 and Mac High Sierra.
Gregg Borschmann
Writer & Oral Historian
Australia

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Re: Audio preview of edit

Post by steve » Thu Jan 14, 2021 10:25 am

"C" (Play Cut Preview)
Plays audio excluding the selection. The amount of audio that is played before and after the section is set by the Cut Preview setting in Playback Preferences.
See: https://manual.audacityteam.org/man/ext ... ut_preview
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Re: Audio preview of edit

Post by jademan » Fri Jan 15, 2021 5:53 pm

... and, as you know, there are an unlimited number of undo's allowed.

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