This is a guide on how to install Audacity.
Download and Install
(The steps below are a short outline. For a more complete tutorial, please check out this guide.)
- Download and install the Audacity software from this page: Audacity Sourceforge Download
- Download the lame mp3 encoder (instructions included).
- Install the Lame encoder. Please follow the instructions on this page
|Note: It is recommended to download both the stable version and the Beta version. The main advantage to the Beta is that it offers a much improved noisecleaning effect. Some readers use the stable version to record, and the Beta to apply noisecleaning. Other readers will use the Beta for everything.|
You might need to change the default settings in Audacity. This is to ensure that all our recordings are as technically uniform as possible.