Audacity - Change View mode

April 2018


Under Audacity you can change the view mode of your audio files according to your preferences

Among the view modes, you rapidly switch to:
  • Waveform
  • Spectrum
  • Pitch


  • Click on the Edit Menu > Preferences
  • In the window that opens scroll to the "Tracks" section
  • In the right pane next to "Default view mode" simply make your choice from the drop-down menu.

Default view mode:

Alternate view mode:
Published by jak58. Latest update on February 9, 2011 at 01:37 PM by jak58.
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