This app module enhances access and usage of Goldwave audio editor.


  • NvDA+Shift+C: Toggles speaking of commands during audio editing.
  • Control+Shift+P: Announces current track position.
  • NVDA+Shift+R: Announces remaining time for the currently editing track.
  • Control+NVDA+1: Announces the channel you are editing.
  • Control+NVDA+2: Announces the total length of the audio file.
  • Control+NvDA+3: announces a summary on audio selection information.
  • Control+NVDA+4: Announces the zoom level.

For more information about Goldwave and keyboard commands, refer to Goldwave Manual.

Note: GoldWave 6 requires 64-bit version of Windows 7 or later. NVDA 2014.1 or later is required to use add-on 2.0.

Version 18.07

  • Fixed an issue where leading zeroes would not be displayed when trying to obtain remaining time for a track.

Version 17.05

  • Added ability to provide debug information when NVDA is running with debug logging enabled (NVDA 2017.1 or later).
  • Updated translations.

Version 16.12

  • Version scheme is now year.month instead of major.minor.

Changes for 4.0

  • Add-on repository has moved to GitHub (now located at
  • Performance improvements when looking up information such as channel name and other status information.

Changes for 3.0

  • Added a command to announce remaining time for the current track (NvDA+Shift+R).
  • Slight improvements when announcing status information such as channel information.

Changes for 2.0

  • Support for GoldWave 6, including 64-bit version of GoldWave (see note above).
  • Add-on help can now be accessed from add-ons manager (NVDA 2014.3 and later).
  • NVDA now announces selected channel if you press channel selection commands such as Control+Shift+L for the left channel.
  • Various issues with numeric edit fields such as censor field and time selector in mix dialog has been fixed, including selecting text, updating values and so on.
  • Command announcement setting will be remembered when switching to other programs.

Changes for 1.2

  • Fixed an issue where NVDA had difficulty announcing some edit fields.
  • New and updated translations.
  • Please note that due to recent changes in NVDA, audio selection and other status commands may not work as expected in some systems.

Changes for 1.1

  • Support for message announcements in braille.
  • Audio selection summary is presented in languages other than English.
  • More command announcements added including cue position movement and delete/trim operations.
  • Fixed an issue in numeric edit fields such as various effects dialogs where nothing or wrong field name was announced.
  • New and updated translations.

Changes for 1.0

  • Initial version.