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Audacity Audio Editing Software - Getting Started (UW-Madison)

Audacity is a free, open-source, cross-platform audio recording and editing tool. This page provides basic information on where to download Audacity, and a list of resources on Audacity both online and at UW-Madison.

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    • You can download Audacity here:
    • If you want to save mp3 files from Audacity you will need to install the LAME MP3 plugin. Instructions on how to do this are here.



    • If you are a UW-Madison timetable course instructor and would like a consultation on Audacity, please e-mail or call 608-262-5667. Someone from Academic Technology will contact you within two business days to schedule a consultation.
    • If you are a UW-Madison student and would like assistance with using Audacity please contact DoIT STS through their "Ask a Trainer" service. Someone will contact you within two business days to schedule a consultation.
    • Instructors, staff, and students can use the Adobe software suite at most UW-Madison computer labs.

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    Keywords:audacity, information, download, tutorials, audio, editing, edit, record, recording, sound   Doc ID:59941
    Owner:Content Authoring Support .Group:Learn@UW Madison
    Created:2016-01-21 08:51 CDTUpdated:2017-11-20 09:25 CDT
    Sites:Content Authoring, DoIT Help Desk, Learn@UW Madison
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