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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Can all notebooks record from the sound card?

Is it possible that a modern notebook (say built in the last 5 years) contains a (onboard) sound card that it is not possible to record from? I've always assumed that this is a very basic capability, ...
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Recording two external audio sources at the same time on Windows 7?

I am in the process of transferring my audio cassette collection to MP3. I am currently using two tape decks and two PCs with cables between the decks the the PC's (on board) sound-cards. Because I ...
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Can I use any audio interface with the Pro Tools 9 that comes with an Mbox Mini?

All I know is it is the version of Pro Tools that comes with the "Pro Tools 9 + Mbox Mini" package (see also here). Kinda sounds like you can use any interface with it (or no interface, which I ...
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Monitoring audio while recording it (software mode)

Audacity has such option "software playthrough" but unfortunately Audacity is not applicable for my case. Other software misses that feature it seems, at least I can't find anything that turns the ...
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Program for capturing audio as an audio file

I am interesting in generating an audio file (mp3, wma...) instead of having the sound coming out of the speaker. For example, I press record, play one or multiple sound on my computer (movie, ...
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Sony vaio vpcsa line in?

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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Record the audio stream from HDMI monitor

I am trying to record sound playing on my comupter with Audacity but am running into some troubles. I have the stereo mix set to be the default audio recorder but it doesn't pick up the audio that ...
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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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Record multiple tracks from multiple audio sources at once

I’m looking for a software that is able to record multiple audio sources at once in realtime. I have three sound sources (two sound cards, and one loopback source) I want to record from and mix them ...
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What is the audio encoding codec that has the less latency?

There is a lot of audio codecs : MP3 AAC FLAC OGG SPEEX etc Some compress a lot and other less .... however it does not mean that one codec is having less less latency than another. For a general ...
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How to extract clear voice from a noisy audio file?

I have some noisy audio files, which are voice recordings or lectures. There is no music, but the recordings are noisy. Sometimes, the voice is not clear. Is there any software that can extract the ...
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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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Is there a PCI card with a MIDI port?

Does anyone know of a PCI card that I could install in my desktop that would give me a MIDI port? Would it need to be a full sound card, or could it just be a dumb object? The distinction I'm making ...
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How do I make my voice recording sound more professional using GarageBand?

I recorded my voice with GarageBand but it sounds very dirty and amateur. I'm looking at a GarageBand tutorial to learn how to make the recording sound a little more professional and clean. I use ...
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Installing another audio card for system sound recording

I need to record my screen. Everything works fine except I am getting bad quality sound (onboard sound card) in any screen recorder software. Installed newest drivers. I have tried everything. ...
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What is the Xubuntu sound recorder application?

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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Audio recording background noise

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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How to record audio in Windows Server 2008 Web SP2?

I face into this problem and before ask here I've searched and read a lot of question but no-one seems to fit to my problem. I have a server running Windows Server 2008 Web with the SP2 and a headset ...
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How to automatic start recording and duplicating the sound wave in Audacity

I am trying to record a sound wave through mic in audacity and generating its inverse simultaneously. and want to play them simultaneously, but have been unable to do that till now. Is there any way ...
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Can I hook up my stereo line-out to my Mac's line-in to record cassette tapes?

Can I hook up my stereo/boom-box's line-out (headphone) to my Mac's line-in (or microphone input)? What will be the side-effects, if any? I want to record old cassette tapes as MP3/WAV/whatever on ...
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Why would you need Pro Tools for recording music? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Will a sound card help the quality of audio recordings? My brother is an excellent singer/song writer/guitar player and he's looking to get Pro Tools to record on the ...
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Will a sound card help the quality of audio recordings?

Some people also seem to use external devices too for podcasting and the like. What are they for? Just some kind of equalizer?
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Converting An Audio Jack from Line Out to Line In

I would like to do a multi track audio recording at home using a software like audacity. In my old PC which is no longer working [:(] I used to have a provision to convert line-out i.e. the speaker ...
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Microphone has stopped working on my Windows 7 laptop

When I check Control Panel, it's not showing a microphone. I tried to update the audio drivers but it's showing that it's up-to-date. I am running Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit on a Dell XPS 15 ...
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How to Record Audio in Windows 7

I need to permanently save a voice message on physical media. I purchased the cables and adapters to connect my cell phone's 2.5mm audio jack to one of my PC's 3.5mm audio jacks. Should I just use ...
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How to record audio from Flash games

I would like to record audio from Flash games that I play on my browser. Is that possible? My OS is OS X Lion. I use Firefox as my browser, but I don't mind using anything else if it will get the job ...
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Record Line in with auto-splitting

I have a server that serves as a streaming server. It's a Dell PowerEdge 2650 that gets the audio via Line In and uses EDCast to send it off to an Icecast2 server in a datacenter. Everything is ...
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Which software and tools should I use to create software presentation like this one?

I want to create a screen captured audio (microphone) - video presentation of my software. So i'm looking for best screencasting softwares out there which should allow me to edit recorded audio and ...
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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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Audio Hijack for Windows

Is there a Windows equivalent for Rogue Amoeba's Mac-only Audio Hijack Pro? I need to record the audio output of a running application and apply VST effects to the audio output in realtime, but I'm ...
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How to record my voice on a Mac Mini with headphones?

I'm try to record my voice via the headphone on a Mac Mini, but it's not working. I saw on Apple's site that the Mac Mini can record voice, but it doesn't seem to be working for me. Here is a ...
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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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How to record online radio? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Recording Audio from WMP Stream I have this pls files that allows my media player to play this online radio. I would like to record an interval of the stream and save it ...
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Audio editing on Linux

I am helping to setup a Linux machine at my school for an audio editing room. We have a soundboard with audio incoming from multiple microphones, as well as outputting to 4 speakers. I am looking for ...
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How to improve the quality of AMR audio recordings in Windows?

How to improve the quality of AMR audio recordings in Windows?
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Methods to analyse voice recordings extending 10+ hours?

I have a situation where I have a large mp3 file which is the output of a journalist recording device, this device is kept running for long time as I forget to press record buttons whenever speaking ...
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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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How to record sounds directly from my soundcard?

I want to record a sound that comes from a program in my computer, directly from my soundcard, not using crappy microphone to record it! I was able to do this easily on WinXP by choosing "what u ...
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Audacity: Assign left channel to both channels in mp3 file

I'm using Audacity 1.3.12-beta on Mac OS X 10.6.7. In a band we recorded a couple of songs - in mono - and I converted them to mp3 files right away. And of course, I deleted the recordings immediately ...
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Recording audio playback in Windows with PulseAudio?

I would like to record the playback audio of my computer using software such as Audacity. Unfortunately, my audio card software does not come with a stereo mix input, and after reading these two ...
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How to play sound directly into software recorder?

Without having it go outside via speaker system and back into the machine via its microphone? I have a Lenovo ThinkPad (Windows 7) and I can't figure out how to just keep my speakers turned down and ...
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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 ...
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What can I do to enhance MacBook Pro internal mic sound quality in iMovie?

After using MacBook for two years, I bought 17'' MacBook Pro. I'm pretty happy with it, performance and all, but I also was going to record some music videos for YouTube. I play guitar and sing. ...
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Combine several audio inputs into one

I'd like to use the input from an USB microphone and my sound card (some Realtek)'s Line In input at the same time - so that they could be recorded at the same time by a program (Audacity or Skype or ...
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PC outgoing sound to a cellphone input

Instead of putting a cell phone near a PC speaker : Is there a way to stream outgoing sound from PC (the so called Stereo Mix in Windows) to a cell phone input (an iPhone for example) and then to a ...
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Looking for freeware application for screen and audio recording [duplicate]

Possible Duplicates: Record screen without lag Free, cross-platform screen recording utility Free desktop recording / screencasting on windows Hey, I am creating video tutorials for my ...
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Multiple audio channels out from skype

In a group video calling, is it possible to make Skype (or a 3rd party app) split the audio from each caller, so that I can record each caller in it's own track/channel?
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Is there a program to rip multiple CDs to mp3 and then burn them onto a single CD?

What free software will allow me to rip a song or two off of a CD, then insert another CD to rip another song or two, until I have enough to fill a blank CD. I would also like it to burn the blank ...
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Recording with Ipod touch 4 or digital recorder?

I am considering to buy a digital recorder, the primary use of this recorder is to record call conferences. I know that Ipod touch 4 can also do the recording work, since I haven't got an itouch 4, ...
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Converting hundreds of tapes to MP3

I know that devices exist which can convert cassette tapes into MP3s via USB. I have hundreds of tapes which I'd like to convert. Are there any devices which can do this in a batch style - i.e. put ...