Audio recording is the process of capturing data or translating information to a recording format stored on some storage medium, or can be used to refer to stored data itself.

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How to Record Both Mic Audio and Speakers while using headset

I'm trying to record my screen with sound at the same time, but right now, my jack stopped working (it's with the red light) and I have to use a headset so that I can have sound on my Mac. So my ...
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Record audio from multiple programs and mic, as separate tracks

I am planning to make a video with commentary. I have two programs I want to record as SEPARATE tracks [one's Skype for a second person's commentary, and the other is the program I'm commenting on], ...
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Windows XP - Simultaneous audio HDMI and Onboard output [duplicate]

I have seen many many people mention that audio coming from two audio devices at the same time is possible on Windows XP. However, I have no idea how any one is (or was) achieving that. I have a Dell ...
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Start Recording an Audio Stream at a specific time for a specific duration from command line

There is a radio station I listen to which plays some remixed dance music songs at a specific time each day however I am not always able to tune in everyday at those times to listen, however I quite ...
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Sound Blaster 5.1 VX, line in and mic issues

I have a Sound Blaster 5.1 VX audio card. The card has one 3.5 jack for audio ingress that is used both for mic in and line in. I need to use it as mic in but I can't find a way to tell the audio ...
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how to merge audio using ffmpeg, not concat

I want audio files to be merged and be the length of the longest one of course. Not to concat them, which means adding one behind the other. I tried googling since yesterday night, but didn't found ...
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How to record sound directly from output?

I'm not sure if I'm asking the question right, but I want to record sound, by connecting its output to my pc's mic input. Is this possible ? I have a Line 6 POD 2.0 guitar processor, and a big jack ...
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Why does voice+video recording not work with built-in mike but works with headset - Dell Vostro laptop

I need to do some recording of voice + video together. This is on Windows 7 using a Dell Vostro 2420 laptop. When I try to record the video using the mike that comes with my headphones, it works (...
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sox error on white macbook 1.1 no default audio device

I want to use a white macbook which purpose is recording sound with sox. I installed sox and lame via brew but when I want to record something in terminal sox -d ada.mp3 I got the following error ...
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How to get good sound recording quality?

Here is my current recording setup. I run a mic and a guitar line into an Alesis Multimix 6 mixer and from there, a USB goes into a Sound Blaster Recon 3D Fatal1ty sound card. I am using Audacity to ...
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GNU/Linux: sound recording has electric hum

I can record sound from my microphone, but I get an loud electric hum at around 20% of the max level. This is no matter what software I use to record. How can I get rid of that noise? Soundcard: ...
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Recording audio and video in Arch Linux

I've been looking around, Google-ing and stuff and I haven't been able to find anything that I like. I need something similar to Screencast for the Mac, but it doesn't need to have the editor part as ...
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Software emulating audio out

Is there any software that can work in the following scenario. Install a "playback" device that grabs audio from a program producing audio For example: I am streaming to Twitch.tv using OBS and I ...
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Mac Error Code -108

I began working on a project in Digital Performer 8.03 yesterday. When I went back to it today, the file would not open and produced the error message: "The application 'Digital Performer' can't be ...
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linux arecord: capture sound card output rather than microphone input

I am trying to capture sound card output and encode it in Vorbis ogg format using the following command: arecord -f cd -t raw | oggenc - -r -o file.ogg However, the computer's microphone input is ...
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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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Recording using arecord creates thousands of files

I was trying to use arecord to record a wav file, but instead of recording to one file, it created tens of thousands of files (around 60000). This happened after I had installed the alsaequal package. ...
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Autohotkey - get recording Volume of default device's mic

I have already googled and found this: http://www.autohotkey.com/board/topic/21984-vista-audio-control-functions/. But this library dont gives what i want: i want to get the real-time recording volume ...
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How to stop recording after x minuts o silence in Audacity?

I am using Audacity to record sound from webinar recordings. There could be few minutes of silence during the webinar. I want to set up Audacity to stop recording the best would be after let's ...
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how to record/stream multiple audio output from a single input?

This is the command I am currently using to stream live audio under the Raspbian distro: ffmpeg -f alsa -ac 1 -i hw:1 -ar 44100 -f flv rtmp://10.255.11.53/ The functionality I am looking for is ...
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ffmpeg Live Input MP4 Error

Currently I have a mic and a webcam connected to my computer. I am running ffmpeg on CentOS 6.3. When I try to record a video without audio by: ffmpeg -y -f video4linux2 -t 15 -s 640x480 -r 25 -i /...
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Software to redirect audio of specific application to a different playback device

Is there a software to redirect audio of any application software to a different playback device. For example, I have a software without any advanced settings for audio output. I will then use this ...
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In an audio recording of a lecture, can I reduce the volume of my typing while preserving the volume of the lecture?

I'm playing around with using OneNote 2013 to record some of my lectures. I really like the feature that links the time I wrote each paragraph in my notes with the time in the recording. However, the ...
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Why can't I select the “stereo mix” as my recording source? (Windows XP SP3)

I'm on Windows XP SP3 and have a SigmaTel audio driver installed. For some reason, there is no option to select "stereo mix" as a recording source - the source doesn't have a channel, fader, or mute ...
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anyway to take a 'snapshot' of alsamixer?

my audio card has some issues under ubuntu. everytime i fiddle with the volume, it messes up microphone. i can't set the microphone at all under ubuntu GUI. it tries to assume things from the ...
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Headset microphone far too quiet while at max

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 record sound 24/7

I want to record sound from a particular microphone on a Windows 7 for an extended period of time. The computer is on 24/7. How can I achieve this? Background My neighbor is causing problems saying ...
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Exporting an audio recording in MS Word 2008 (Mac)

I have recorded a lecture in Microsoft Word 2008 for Mac. Now I would like to export the recording from the Word file as an .mp3 or some other audio format. How can I go about doing that? This is my ...
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Proper sharing audio device in Windows 8

Our application has multi-access audio device (mic) in order to record and show audio levels on the screen. It was working fine in all Windows environments except Windows 8/64bit (haven't tried it on ...
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Not able to record sound in Ubuntu 10.04

I run Ubuntu 10.04. I can hear sound from my PC, but I can't record any sound. I have checked all the preliminary tests by checking the sound-systems preferences & alsamixer switches to make the ...
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How to capture audio together with video in VLC?

I am currently capturing my desktop in VLC as such : Ctrl + C ( capture options ) then I choose capture device Desktop then on the bottom I choose Play -> Convert choose a file to save to and some ...
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Is it possible to record audio from just one application on windows?

I want to be able to record audio from a single application running on Windows 7 So for example, If I want to record application A, and my internet browser plays a noise from a advertisement, the ...
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Why can't I record my microphone when audio is playing through my speakers?

I have a Conexant High Definition SmartAudio 221 device in my Compaq Presario CQ-60 211DX, and I want to record a Cyberacoustics headset through it via a standard 3.5mm jack. When I do this normally, ...
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“Stereo Mix” produces very distorted, near to unrecognizable output

I'm on Windows 8 RTM x64, using the designated Realtek Drivers. Sample: http://puu.sh/1HVew/a12007f54a01896920b954c792fe991b (Yes, this was once music) This is not just random noise, the output is ...
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Windows Process-Based Audio Output Recorder and Mixer

This utility probably doesn't exist. If it did, I would probably already know about it. That said, is anybody aware of a utility that can record and mix audio on a per-process (or audio stream) ...
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How to avoid multiple recordings when recording with Windows Media Player?

When I record music to my PC Windows Media Player, it copies it more than once, sometimes 3 times. How can I rectify this problem? I am using Windows7 on a HP touch screen PC.
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Any difference between green line-out connection on back and front of PC?

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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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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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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How to record the sound of a specific application in Windows 7?

Is there a way to record the sound of a particular application in Windows7? I'm aware of Stereo Mix option, but I'm interested in recording a specific app directly. In the volume control panel (Sound ...
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Recording both internal audio and microphone via PulseAudio [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What are some specific audio / sound card / driver setups that still allow you to “record what you hear”? I'm looking to get a sane audio recording set up that allows me to ...
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How to record a voice chat with someone in a different city?

What type of (preferably free) software can record a conversation between two people who are in different cities? This needs to be done so they can use it on their podcast. I've tried testing Google ...
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how to record mic input and pipe the output to another program

Hi everyone Im trying to follow a tutorial on generating truly random bits How To Generate Truly Random Bits This is the command from the tutorial but it does not work rec -c 1 -d /dev/dsp -r 8000 -...
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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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How can I combine two audio tracks within the same .mov file?

I used Skype and Ecamm Call Recorder to record a podcast. Based on my last experience where I had a problem with echoing from my computer speakers into the mic, I decided to use headphones and a USB ...
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Record what I hear [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I record system sounds (apps) in Audacity? How can I record sound that's playing? (obviously I don't want to hold a microphone to the speaker for quality's sake). ...
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How to trim an audio clip?

I'm trying to record the sounds of different English syllables to test an algorithm, but the audio usually ends up getting long with unnecessary quiet (empty) spaces at the beginning and end. Is ...
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How to Record both Mic and Speaker Audio in Windows 7

I am wondering how would I be able to record just the audio coming out of my speakers, or in my case my headset, and the audio coming into my mic at the same time? I do not want to record any video. ...
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Microphone doesn't work

I'm having a trouble with my built in microphone. Even if I use headphone with mic, it doesn't really work. The weird thing is, if I clap the green lines of the speaker icon jumps, but if I speak it ...
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How can I record sound, replay, and save it?

I'm hunting for an application. It should have three functions which are to record my voice, replay what it records, and save the voice into a file. No more extra functions are needed. Note, saving ...