Problem opening file

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tfish1257
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Problem opening file

Post by tfish1257 » Sun Mar 19, 2017 4:49 pm

I've been trying to open an audacity file of one of my songs, however when i prompt it to open it tells me "error importing", and says use 'File > Open command to open Audacity projects', even though that's what i was doing and wasn't attempting to import. Any suggestions?
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Re: Problem opening file

Post by kozikowski » Sun Mar 19, 2017 8:23 pm

This is an Audacity Project.

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You need both parts to open up a song or show.

Importing is generally for sound files such as MP3 or WAV. You Open a Project.

...if it's healthy. Open the AUP file in a text editor and see if it's empty. I expect it to look something like this...

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Koz

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