Install AudaCity Sound Editor on Ubuntu 12.04 Precise/11.10 Oneiric Ocelot/any Ubuntu version/Linux Mint

Audacity is free, open source software for recording and editing sounds. It is available for Mac OS X, Microsoft Windows, GNU/Linux, and other operating systems.


Changes and Improvements:
  • Many effects significantly improved, especially Equalization, Noise Removal and Normalize. Vocal Remover now included plus GVerb on Windows and Mac. VAMP analysis plug-ins now supported.
  • Improved label tracks with Sync-Lock Tracks feature in the Tracks Menu. Multiple clips per track. Tracks and selections can be fully manipulated using the keyboard. Many more keyboard shortcuts.
  • New Device Toolbar to manage inputs and outputs. Timer Record feature. New Mixer Board view with per-track VU meters.
  • Automatic Crash Recovery in the event of abnormal program termination.
  • Fast "On-Demand" import of WAV/AIFF files if read directly from source. FLAC now fully supported. Added support for optional FFmpeg library for import/export of AC3/M4A/WMA and import of audio from video files.
Note: Following PPA is only for Ubuntu 11.10 Oneiric/Linux Mint 12. For other Ubuntu version scroll down.

To install on Ubuntu/Linux Mint open Terminal (Press Ctrl+Alt+T) and copy the following commands in the Terminal:

For Ubuntu 12.04/Linux Mint 13 (i386, 32bit) - (amd64, 64bit)
For Ubuntu 11.10/Linux Mint 12 (i386, 32bit) - (amd64, 64bit)
For Ubuntu 11.04/Linux Mint 11 (i386, 32bit) - (amd64, 64bit)
For Ubuntu 10.10/Linux Mint 10 (i386, 32bit) - (amd64, 64bit)
For Ubuntu 10.04/Linux Mint 9 (i386, 32bit) - (amd64, 64bit)
For other Distro's Check Download Page. Here is the site of AudaCity, That's it
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