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2answers
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1answer
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1answer
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1answer
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1answer
176 views

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1answer
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1answer
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1answer
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1answer
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1answer
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1answer
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GNU/Linux: sound recording has electric hum

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Software emulating audio out

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3answers
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0answers
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Laptop Failing to Record System Audio

I have been recording videos for a while now using my Lenovo T430 Laptop (Windows 7 64-bit) with no errors; but now I cannot record audio. I usually used Camtasia Studio 8 to record my videos due to ...
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Software to redirect audio of specific application to a different playback device

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1answer
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575 views

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I'm running Windows 8 Pro x64 using an official Microsoft Xbox 360 wired headset which is plugged into an Afterglow Xbox 360 controller, connected to my computer via USB. The computer recognizes that ...
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How to capture audio together with video in VLC?

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1answer
889 views

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3answers
604 views

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On my Windows XP PC, there is a green line-out connection for jacks at both the back and the front. Is there any technical difference between both of these, or are the both effectively the same and ...
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1answer
61 views

Get the Pre-Mix audio streams from windows

I have been searching but I have not found anything that describes what I am looking for. I would like to record audio from multiple running programs in windows but I don't want the final mix, I ...
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0answers
153 views

Creating a sound recording pipeline in windows 7 to add effects

Say I have some program which takes input from an audio recording device; for example a VOIP dialer. Now I wish to apply a sound effect from a VST plugin to the input device. It seems to me that a ...
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1answer
335 views

Why can't I record 16khz sampling audio using my laptop?

I want to know why my laptop can't record 16khz sampling audio. The sampling rates I can have using my laptop are only limited to the higher sampling rate, e.g, 44khz, 48khz, 192khz, and so on... I ...
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2answers
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1answer
818 views

Can I use any audio interface with the Pro Tools 9 that comes with an Mbox Mini?

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3answers
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Program for capturing audio as an audio file

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1answer
464 views

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Hi does the Sony Vaio VPCSA have a line in contact? I could not find one and I want to use the computer for recording audio.
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1answer
1k views

Is there some dead simple way to record all audio (input+output) on Windows 7?

I need a very simple app that my non-technical colleagues can use for recording calls made via a VOIP program on their PC. There are many programs that allow recording audio input and/or output - but ...
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1answer
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1answer
547 views

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How to extract clear voice from a noisy audio file?

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3answers
700 views

What are some specific audio / sound card / driver setups that still allow you to “record what you hear”?

The ability to record what you hear, aka recording "Stereo Mix", is something that is fading away. I thought there was nothing to it, based on how many people make YouTube videos of themselves ...
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1answer
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What sound recorder is provided by Xubuntu 11.10 or is lightweight and would be a good candidate for the XFCE desktop?
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5answers
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For a long time time I've been trying to get rid of the background noise that appears in every audio recording I make with my computer. Tried different microphones, different sound setting, drivers. ...
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Is there an audio recording application/tool that has Tivo-like functionality? [closed]

I do a lot of live speech recording that requires me to quickly jump back and then transcribe a particular piece of the audio, then go back to recording again, while still maintaining the full audio ...
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1answer
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firewire emulation for virtual machines

As is well known by people that have the joy of having a FireWire professional audio interface, virtual machines (VirtualBox, VmWare, etc.) cannot access FireWire devices. I'm wondering if there are ...
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3answers
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Recording sound from TV tuner card thorough Alsa driver on Ubuntu

I have a TV tuner card with its output connected to the CD in of an integrated sound card. Video is OK, and the sound also gets thorough (to the line out) when running xawtv, for example. However, I ...
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1answer
298 views

How do I take two audio feeds and combine them into a single stream?

I have two locations where I am recording/broadcasting audio and I need to figure out a way to combine those audio feeds into a single audio stream. Think of what I am trying to accomplish as doing a ...
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Having trouble with Audio Recording in windows 7

I can see different recording devices in my computer as shown in following printscreen There are two options for Microphone and one is Line in. i m using Acer Aspire 4710. when i open sound recorder ...