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Beta Test: DISTORT - audibility of distortions

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any headphone amp with dc protection.

Here is a test version to see if your DC issue is resolved. Please download and install version 1.0.21 (not officially released yet):

https://distortaudio.org/DistortSetup21.zip

There are some big differences in how the screen is laid out, all the distortion-related settings are now on the left, in a table. The one that controls DC is DC Removal = On or Off. To clear all settings (probably a good idea the first time you use this version) press the red X above the table:

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Please try this out and let me know if it helps.

Note: the old version you were using also removed DC, but only when saving the distorted file to disk, not when playing it directly from DISTORT.
 
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Here is a test version to see if your DC issue is resolved. Please download and install version 1.0.21 (not officially released yet):

https://distortaudio.org/DistortSetup21.zip

There are some big differences in how the screen is laid out, all the distortion-related settings are now on the left, in a table. The one that controls DC is DC Removal = On or Off. To clear all settings (probably a good idea the first time you use this version) press the red X above the table:

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Please try this out and let me know if it helps.

Note: the old version you were using also removed DC, but only when saving the distorted file to disk, not when playing it directly from DISTORT.

Here's the before and after example with 32 tone multi-tone test signal in version 1.0.21. As I said, DC was already removed properly for saved WAV files in the previous versions of DISTORT. Only playing the distorted waveform from inside the app could result in significant DC, which is now corrected with the DC Removal setting.

Before (DC Removal turned off):
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After (DC Removal turned on):
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