Script Editing

15 articles in this collection
Written by Andrew Mason and Jason Kincaid

Shortcuts to edit audio while in Correct Text Mode

Written by Andrew Mason
Updated over a week ago

Word Gap Adjustment

How to nudge words closer together and further apart
Written by Jason Kincaid
Updated over a week ago

Patient Playback

Descript intelligently adapts playback speed as you make corrections
Written by Jason Kincaid
Updated over a week ago

What is the difference between documents in Compositions and Media Library?

Compositions are for editing audio, highlighting, and correcting typos. The Media Library is your safety net.
Written by Andrew Mason
Updated over a week ago

Playback Speed

Learn how to slow down and speed up audio playback
Written by Jason Kincaid
Updated over a week ago

Descript's Text Editing Modes

An overview of Descript's two text editing modes.
Written by Andrew Mason
Updated over a week ago

Copying Compositions

Copy a Composition, including text and audio, from one Descript project to another.
Written by Andrew Mason
Updated over a week ago

The Media Library

Where your uncut Transcripts are stored...
Written by Andrew Mason
Updated over a week ago

Script Formatting Options

Formatting text within Descript
Written by Andrew Mason
Updated over a week ago

Working with Speakers

Using speaker labels to organize a script
Written by Andrew Mason
Updated over a week ago

Markers

Organize and quickly navigate to specific parts of a Composition
Written by Andrew Mason
Updated over a week ago

Ignoring Text

Remove audio from a recording without deleting the text
Written by Andrew Mason
Updated over a week ago

Scratch Text

Using Synthesized Speech to get a feel for your story.
Written by Andrew Mason
Updated over a week ago

Syncing audio to existing text

Already have a transcription of your audio? Descript makes it easy to sync the two.
Written by Andrew Mason
Updated over a week ago

Recording

How to record voice audio directly into Descript
Written by Andrew Mason
Updated over a week ago