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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Recording with stereo mix. Have to exclude an application without muting it?

Title might be confusing, let me explain. You know what stereo mix does, right? Short version: It records all sounds that come out of your system and applications, like music players and games. I ...
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Does the sound card matter when using a USB mic? [on hold]

I have a PC laptop and it records bad when I use analog input mic. If I buy a USB mic like Blue Yeti, does this kind of microphones skip sound card, since the data is digital? Thus I may expect ...
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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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record audio with builtin and external mic simultaneously

I want to record two channels of audio into Matlab on OSX, using the internal microphone and an external usb microphone at the same time. Is this possible without any additional hardware?
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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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Wav files recorded with Zoom digital audio recorder registers no volume in my PC editing system

I am a video editor. I paid an audio pro to record voice-over for me, which he did using a Zoom recorder. He played one for me from his Zoom and it had volume. The wav files transferred to my media ...
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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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how to hide sound recorder in windows 7

I want to record sound on a Windows 7 computer using software called Sound recorder. My question Is there any way to hide it even i did that : Open windows Task Manager (Press Ctrl+Alt+Delete) ...
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TeamViewer to record a 1-participant meeting, with screen capture, audio

Has anyone worked out how to use TeamViewer 9 to record a solo session, say a self-hosted "meeting" with no actual participants? Similar to camtasia, I want to record my screen, along with audio in a ...
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Samsung SVG audio format (of old voice pens, like SVR M920)

The problem is, that I have got a voice pen recording in *.SVG format. All I know is that it was recorded long ago and no CD with orginal voice pen software is available to find. Also there is no ...
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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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How can I repair a broken 3GP/MP4 file without a moov header?

I was recording audio two days ago and my phone suddenly died while doing so. I used MP4repair and a short clip of sound could be heard and they would be charging $80 to recover it. I thought it was ...
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What is the easiest way to create and publish podcasts?

I am a software engineer, and unfortunately people know it. So I get those inevitable computer questions. This time it is a relatively simple one I think, but one for which I have no experience. ...
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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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Line-In/Stereo Mix does not work, have correct settings and installed most recent drivers, Windows 7

I have a black macbook which I have years ago began using as a Windows computer by installing and using only Windows on the computer. I used Windows XP until now with bootcamp (mac) drivers, which ...
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Realtek HD Audio manger doesn't detect microphone

For some reason, a couple weeks ago, realtek stopped giving me the "Microphone" option when I plug in an audio device. This is what it shows when I plug a microphone in: It doesn't show a ...
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Audio capture through remote desktop connection for a VM

I have a Windows VM, on which I need to record voice. The issue is that I use a Remote Desktop connection to connect to it. Which RDC client should i use, so that my local machine can capture audio ...
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Allow audio recording on Windows VM using local machine microphone [duplicate]

I have a windows XP VM. I connect to it using Remote Desktop connection using windows 8 machine. While connecting I set the Remote audio playback and the remote audio recording options in the mstsc ...
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What is the best format to convert a WMA file into in order to process it in Audacity?

I have a WMA audio recording that I want to process in Audacity in order to remove noise etc but Audacity would not open it. Converting it to mp3 gives the warning that it will lose quality even ...
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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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Recording microphone and computer audio at the same time in Windows 8

How can I make my computer record computer audio and microphone audio at the same time (stereomix or otherwise). I've tried to set up defaults several ways and none of them seem to work. I'm using a ...
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How do you record a Skype conversation on Windows?

Is there an app or plugin for Skype to record a conversation? Or can you use an audio application like Sonar or Sony Vegas Studio to do this?
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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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Soundcard with realtime microphone monitoring

I have a soundcard (Audigy 2ZS), which is very old and very poorly supported in modern Windows OSes, but this sound card has very important feature - when I use microphone, I can hear my own voice ...
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How to get line-in to work in Windows 8.1?

On my Samsung Series 9 np900x3e laptop with Windows 8.1, I would like to record sound from an external source by the line-in/microphone connector of the internal Realtek soundcard. How can I do it? I ...
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Default bluetooth device not allow to record from another device

I have already set the bluetooth device as default device for recording the audio. But I have add the another usb audio device for recording, the bluetooth device not allow the usb device to record ...
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How to record a mp3/m3u stream using VLC?

How do I capture/record directly from a MP3/M3U stream of a radio station, using VLC player, setting up VLC via its graphical user interface (GUI)? I prefer the Windows version of VLC but ...
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Generate sine wave with ffmpeg

I would like to generate an audio file with a sinus wave with ffmpeg. I know there is a sine filter but that's as far as it goes. I tried ffmpeg -filter "sine=48:1:5" -c:a pcms16le test to create ...
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gtx 580, microphone not recognized on windows 7, how to get it working?

i have a hdmi connection to my monitor with a gtx 580 graphics card. there's no mic showing up when i plug it in to the monitor or to the pc. there's no audio input on the card but it says it's ...
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Tools/workflow for editing out unneeded bits from long recorded dialog?

I have a bunch of recorded dialogs between multiple speakers. I need to manually remove (most of) the lines of certain speakers, trim out extraneous bits from the remaining speakers, cut out pauses, ...
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Fraps own microphone is recording faster than the sound and screen of the pc itself

I am recording with fraps and I recorded a game of 40 minutes and watched it back. I noticed the sound of my microphone is being played earlier then the actual gameplay sound. Like I got a jumpscare ...
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How to enable “Stereo mix” on windows 7

My current setup allowed me to have a "stereo mix" recording device back when i used windows XP, so I know its not a hardware issue. But it doesn't show up in the list of recording devices anymore. ...
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Trying to record my screen and voice from usb microphone but voice is very low in output? (using kazam on linux)

I am using Linux with Kazam software for screen recording. I am trying to record my screen as I speak while recording to make some tutorial video on my laptop. The problem I am facing is that the ...
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Record Audio From USB device using FFmpeg

I am trying to record an MP3 file from an audio device connected to the USB port using ffmpeg. I am on a Windows 7 machine, and I am trying to do this from a command line: ffmpeg -f alsa -i hw:0 -ac ...
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How can I record system sounds (apps) in Audacity?

Or another similar program? All I want to do is record the sounds coming from say firefox, or any other app, for use as samples in music. I need to do this in both windows and linux (ubuntu 9.10). ...
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Can you recommend a good replacement for Windows Sound Recorder?

Can anyone recommend a good, free replacement for Windows 'Sound Recorder'? Requirements: Very quick to load and run Allows saving to a compact sound format (e.g. MP3) Allows long recordings (1+ ...
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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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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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USB Microphone too Quiet [duplicate]

I just got a new Snowflake USB Microphone and my recordings are way too quiet in Windows 7. I was previously using a Logitech headset, which recorded fine. I have the Snowflake on my monitor, and ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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How to record sound 24/7

I want to record sound on a Windows 7 computer for an extended period of time. The computer is on 24/7. In a perfect world I am looking for a program that can record sound from a particular ...
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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 ...