#21 DeEsser For Free In Audacity!

I was listening to audio file and notices that the person’s voice is very sibilant. It looks like one can fix the problem by following the youtube tutorial below.

The solution is offered in audacity forum here.

Step 1: Download DeEsser.ny

We need DeEsser.ny file and add it to our plug-in folder in audacity

Step 2: Find Audacity folder


Step 3: Add DeEsser.ny to that folder


Step 4:

  • Go to Generate tab
  • Add/Remove Plag-ins
  • Enable
  • OK

Step 5: Select audio and apply the deesser