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Getting started with Audacity 1.3 by Bethany Hiitola

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The basics of editing

The basic editing features of Audacity include cut, copy, paste, trim, delete, and silence portions of the audio track, all of which can be found in the Edit menu on the main menu bar.

The basics of editing

They are also available directly from the Edit toolbar.

The basics of editing

Generally, here's what each of these terms mean:

  • To Undo an effect or change to the audio track means that you will revert to the previous state of the audio track—in essence, undoing the action you just did.
  • When a portion of the audio track is Cut, it's removed from the track and is temporarily ...

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