How to install Audacity on a Chromebook and record audio with it


Today we are looking at how to install Audacity on a Chromebook and how to record with it.  Please follow the video/audio guide as a tutorial where we explain the process step by step and use the commands below.


Instructions:
Linux Terminal:
1) sudo apt update
2) sudo apt install audacity

Second Terminal:
3) vmc stop termina
4) vmc start termina --enable-audio-capture

URL:
chrome://flags/#crostini-gpu-support

We also created another tutorial to install the latest version of Audacity. the windows, version.  If you have a Chromebook with an Intel or AMD CPU and the Google Play Store, look here

Update:  In Chrome OS 83 Linux Apps has an option now, not seen in this video as it was recorded before Chrome OS 83, to choose a username for your Linux Apps,  it is completely optional and you can just press on the install option to continue, as seen in the video.  Please send us a comment on YouTube if you need assistance!

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