How to Apply Noise Reduction in Audacity

Reducing the amount of noise in a track is important for clean audio. Now that we have the ability to do it via realtime effects, it can be done non-destructively. But not everyone is on board with using realtime effects yet so I want to take a few minutes to show you how to apply the Noise Reduction effect that comes packaged with Audacity.

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How to Apply Noise Reduction in Audacity

I use noise reduction in every Audacity project that I edit. It’s a good practice and it always contributes to your podcast episode sounding as clear and professionally edited as possible. This video is one of the free previews included in my Udemy course, Audacity Bootcamp: Beginner to Advanced.

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