|This effect has been superseded by the much-improved Label Sounds.|
You can still continue to use this analyzer if it is present in your Audacity app as a result of an earlier Audacity version download.
After typing the name of the track or section in each label, Splitting a recording into separate tracks.will export audio files in one process corresponding to each label's audio. See
- Accessed by:
Sound Finder divides up a selection by placing region labels for areas of sound that are separated by silence. Use this to make the labels show the exact region of each track to be exported. This lets you remove some or all of the silence between the tracks.
If any album tracks have more than one label, increase the silence level and duration. If any labels extend into other album tracks, reduce the silence level and duration.
Clicking on the command buttons give the following results:
- Manage presets gives a dropdown menu enabling you to manage presets for the tool and to see some detail about the tool. For details see
- Nyquist plug-ins.
applies the effect to the selected audio with the current effect settings, but unlike the effect runs in debug mode. This is primarily of use when writing or editing
- In addition to the normal plug-in behavior, a "debug window" opens to display error messages, normally the debug window will be empty
- applies the effect to the selected audio with the current effect settings and closes the dialog
- aborts the effect and leaves the audio unchanged, closing the dialog
- brings you to the appropriate page in the Manual, this page
See Silence Finder and Sound Finder for examples comparing and contrasting the usage of Silence Finder and Sound Finder.