Exporting to mp3

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see3ducks
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Exporting to mp3

Post by see3ducks » Mon Nov 26, 2018 10:51 pm

Linux Mint 19 Cinnamon 64 bit, Audacity 2.2.1 downloaded via software manager

I made a recording using Audacity. When trying to export as an mp3 I get "Unable to open target file for writing". Does anyone have any "why's?

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Re: Exporting to mp3

Post by steve » Mon Nov 26, 2018 11:15 pm

see3ducks wrote:
Mon Nov 26, 2018 10:51 pm
"Unable to open target file for writing"
Probably because you are trying to write a file to a location where you don't have write permissions. (See: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File_system_permissions)
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