Audacity Audacity 2.2.2 default Light Theme Developer The Audacity Team Initial release May 28, 2000; 18 years ago Stable release 2.3.0 Repository github.com/audacity/audacity Written in C, C++ Operating system Windows, macOS/OS X, Linux, Unix Platform IA-32, x86-64, PowerPC Size 66.8 MB: Windows 71.4 MB: macOS/OS X includes downloaded Manual Available in 36 languages Type Digital audio editor License GPLv2, CC BY 3.0 Website www.audacityteam.org Audacity is a free and open-source digital audio editor and recording application software, available for Windows, macOS/OS X and Unix-like operating systems. Audacity was started in the fall of 1999 by Dominic Mazzoni and Roger Dannenberg at Carnegie Mellon University and was released on May 28, 2000 as version 0.8. As of October 10, 2011, it was the 11th most popular download from SourceForge, with 76.5 million downloads. Audacity won the SourceForge 2007 and 2009 Community Choice Award for Best Project for Multimedia. In March 2015 hosting was moved to FossHub and by September, 2018 it had exceeded 62.5 million downloads there.
Updated: January 20, 2017 by Zoey Anderson