!!! Reaper FAQs

[Reaper|https://www.reaper.fm/] is a Digital Audio Workstation (DAW) that is low-cost, fast, and has a large following.  It is available for Mac, Windows, and Linux.

!! How do I make all the channels in a file have the same volume?

If you are recording a conversation, it is useful to have everyone speaking at the same volume.

! Step 1

* Plugin: JS: Event Horizon Limiter/Clipper
* Threshold: -10
* Ceiling: -15

! Step 2

* Plugin: VST: ReaComp (Cockos)
* Preset: Modern Vocal

! Step 3

Render each track to its own file

! Step 4

Normalize (common gain).

The waveforms on all the tracks should look similar now.

! Links

* https://blog.landr.com/audio-normalization/
* https://alisocreek.net/vo-blog/normalizing-voice-over-recording/
* https://producersociety.com/limiter-garageband/
* https://reaperblog.net/2012/11/video-how-to-use-reapers-reacomp-compressor-plugin/
* https://music.tutsplus.com/tutorials/quick-tip-how-to-use-reapers-reacomp-compressor-plugin--audio-15324

!! How do I clean up background noise in Reaper?

! Step 1

Add ReaFir plugin


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