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How can I remove the peaks in the top channel shown in the image..? they are noises This Image is from audacity


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Which Operating System? Which software are you using? – Ƭᴇcʜιᴇ007 Apr 28 '11 at 17:08
@techie007: edited the question – Siva Apr 28 '11 at 17:10
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Have you tried Audacity's Noise Removal feature(s)?

This may be more of a 'click' than a 'noise' (looks like it), so perhaps you'll have better luck with the Audacity "Click Removal" features?

Example of what's on the page:

Sometimes an even better result can be obtained by zooming in (CTRL + 1) to near sample level and either silencing the click (Edit > Silence), or using the Draw Tool to smooth out the contours of the samples and so attenuate the click.

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no it is not providing desired result i tried in many ways – Siva Apr 28 '11 at 17:27
is it possible to just cut the spikes in the top channel ? – Siva Apr 28 '11 at 17:28
@Siva - I added the wiki page for the Click Removal suggestions/features. – Ƭᴇcʜιᴇ007 Apr 28 '11 at 17:32
it is a huge file 10 hours, so will it be practical to use this feature first of all ? – Siva Apr 28 '11 at 18:16

In case you haven't tried them yet, Effect > Leveller and Effect > Click Removal in Audacity might work here.

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it is not working anyother options ? – Siva Apr 28 '11 at 17:27
is it possible to just cut the spikes in the top channel ? – Siva Apr 28 '11 at 17:31
Try it and find out. regards, – Xavierjazz Apr 28 '11 at 18:44

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