No line indicating the current position in 2.4.2

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dabesa
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No line indicating the current position in 2.4.2

Post by dabesa » Thu Jun 10, 2021 1:42 pm

Dear support,

After upgrading to 2.4.2 on Ubuntu 21.04, I can't see the vertical line indicating the current position when playing an audio file.
So, I can't 'follow' the position in the played file, that is pretty annoying :)

I tried to:
  • delete the ~/.audacity-data/ folder
  • change theme in the appearance settings
But the problem is still there.

Any idea?


Thanks
Daniele

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Re: No line indicating the current position in 2.4.2

Post by steve » Thu Jun 10, 2021 2:02 pm

If you're using a Snap of Flatpak build of Audacity, try uninstalling it and install the "apt" version.

If you're logged into a Wayland session, try logging out an log back in with an xorg session.
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