Script Editing

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Shortcuts to edit audio while in Correct Text Mode

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Word Gap Adjustment

How to nudge words closer together and further apart
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Patient Playback

Descript intelligently adapts playback speed as you make corrections
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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.
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Playback Speed

Learn how to slow down and speed up audio playback
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Descript's Text Editing Modes

An overview of Descript's two text editing modes.
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Copying Compositions

Copy a Composition, including text and audio, from one Descript project to another.
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The Media Library

Where your uncut Transcripts are stored...
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Script Formatting Options

Formatting text within Descript
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Working with Speakers

Using speaker labels to organize a script
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Markers

Organize and quickly navigate to specific parts of a Composition
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Ignoring Text

Remove audio from a recording without deleting the text
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Scratch Text

Using Synthesized Speech to get a feel for your story.
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Syncing audio to existing text

Already have a transcription of your audio? Descript makes it easy to sync the two.
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Recording

How to record voice audio directly into Descript
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