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Basic Editing Functions for a Pc Audio Editor

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000057396D
Original Publication Date: 1988-May-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-15

Publishing Venue

IBM

Related People

Authors:
Penn, SC [+details]

Abstract

A method is described to allow manipulation of segments of digitized audio in a simple manner that is usable by both the audio novice and the experienced audio technician. In accordance with the method the function of manipulating (moving, deleting, exchanging, shortening, etc.) audio will be largely accomplished by three commands: 1. Cut Audio 2. Copy Audio 3. Insert Audio These commands work in a manner analogous to the way they work with text. 1. "Cut Audio" will remove the digitized audio between two iden tified time points within the audio and deposit it within a save area. 2. "Copy Audio" will copy the digitized audio between two identi fied time points within the audio and deposit it within a save area. 3.