Obs And Audacity

OBS is a free and open-source program for recording and live streaming, but it doesn’t have a built-in video editing tool. If you want to edit the video you just recorded with OBS, you will need a video editor for OBS. The optional FFmpeg library allows Audacity to import and export a much larger range of audio formats including M4A (AAC), AC3, AMR (narrow band) and WMA and also to import audio from most video files. Because of software patents, Audacity cannot include the FFmpeg software or distribute it from its own websites. Should I use OBS or Audacity. By TheNewbiestONewbs March 15, 2017 in Programs, Apps and Websites. Share Followers 1. Go to solution Solved by Alaradia, March 15, 2017.

In our post 13 awesome (and free) tools to rip audio from video, we listed the awesome all-things-sound-and-audio tool Audacity but stated that there was no direct way to extract audio from video files using it, and asked our readers to pitch in if they knew the trick. Well, one of our smart readers Jeremy pitched in with his 2 cents and here we are with the post!

How To Use Obs And Audacity Together

It’s a no-brainer actually. We had no idea extracting audio from a video files using Audacity would be so easy. See for yourself.

How to use obs and audacity together

Step 1:Download and install Audacity.

Step 2: Open a video file by going to File -> Open.

Step 3: Again navigate to File but this time choose Export. Choose the file format to save the audio to and click on Save.

Note: If you see an error message like, “xyz is a video file, Audacity cannot open such files” then consider downloading FFmpeg for Audacity.

Step 4: Navigate to Edit -> Preferences -> Libraries and check Allow background on-demand loading. That should be a one-time setting.

Start converting as many videos as you like. Simple and straight forward, isn’t it? Know of more Audacity tricks? Tell us in the comments section.


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