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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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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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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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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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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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 connect firewire audio device to a Micro-ATX board

PC Spec: Motherboard Model - ASRock H81M-HDS 2 x SATA3 2 x SATA2 4 x USB 3.0 (2 Front, 2 Rear) 8 x USB 2.0 I have a new PC with a micro-ATX motherboard which is naturally quite small. Problem ...
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How can I monitor the input signal with effects applied in Adobe Audition?

Can I monitor the input signal in Adobe Audition (CC Version 2015) with effects applied? I can only seem to post process the track i.e once recorded, the effects e.g. EQ seem to have been applied. I'...
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Recording Lenovo Easy Camera with ffmpeg - framerate too low

Does anybody have a glue why I can't get ffmpeg to record my webcam higher than 8 fps, with ffmpeg? I've tried Cheese and GUVCView, under various settings, but all I get is a still picture. I'm ...
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How do I transfer a voice file from a voice recorder to the computer and create a file for dropbox so I can share it?

I have a Olympus voice recorder. I can plug in the recorder into the computer and hit play on my recorder and listen to it through the mike. What is the best or easiest way to create some sort of ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 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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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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Capturing IP Camera URL for audio feed with Wireshark

I have three IP cameras (momentum - MOCAM3) and all works fine. I was able to get them connected to my home ISP router, registred with my data mobile phone and I can access them remotely this way. I ...
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Difference between “Realtek Digital Input” and “Stereo Mix”

When trying to record sound through CamStudio on Windows Vista, I found that I had to change the recording device to from "Realtek Digital Input" to "Stereo Mix". (Control Panel>sound>Recording>Show ...
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internal microphone on Acer PC

I had Windows 7 - which has an internal microphone - upgraded to Windows 10 - now the internal microphone does not work. How do I get it back? Sound card is Creative SB Audigy 4 (WDM) installed in an ...
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Can't capture mic during audio playback with ffmpeg and dshow

I record sound coming from the built-in mic on my laptop using ffmpeg and dshow on Windows 8. It works, until I start playing some music on my laptop from specific sources, for example if I start a ...
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How To Enable Windows Microphone Amplifier

I just bought a new microphone for my Windows PC which I plugged into my external USB SoundBlaster X-Fi Pro. It works, but if I'm away for more than 30cm the recorded voice is almost silent. ...
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OnBoard Microphone (P8Z77-V LK) has a lot of static

Recently my SoundBlaster has been acting up and my PC would occasionally BSOD with a STOP 124 message. I am trying to rule out or confirm it is my SB by removing it from my PC and using onboard audio ...
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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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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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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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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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Audacity and SoundTap won't recognise any recording devices?

Audacity and SoundTap won't recognise any of my recording devices? However under Recording Devices, both my microphone drivers are recognised as making sound. Please help.
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How to run FFmpeg.exe through another C#.NET application?

I have to run the FFmpeg.exe on another remote machine to record audio 24/7. The issue is I don't have access to that machine. I wanted to know how to invoke the FFmpeg application through another ...
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How to split audio from different sources into multiple simulated devices

The idea is to record a video by selecting a certain audio device just to record the game, but to still listen to skype/dolby/teamspeak and/or music. The only device I have is the on-board audio ...
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It's hard to explain, but I want to use a guitar amp instead of a headset microphone

I've got a MacBook Pro (2015) and it has no input audio...but it does have a third connection for TRRS jacks to accommodate headset microphones. So I soldered a DIY converter, connecting a quarter ...
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Trimming Silence from the Beginning and End of an Audio Track in Linux

I've seen recommendations for Windows software, but nothing for the Linux command line that can trim specifically the start and end silence from audio tracks (NOT any silence in-between). MP3Splt ...
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Why does Windows not need a low latency or real time kernel

All Linux distros have problems with latency when audio recording , gaming ,etc. But the Windows kernel can be used for audio recording , gaming or anything without a delay. Why does Windows not need ...
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How to record the output of audio card in 10 second chunks?

I want to record the output of my sound card. I understand that there are options (e.g. Stereo Mix with Audacity, Virtual Audio Cable, etc...). However, I want to record it in 10 second chunks (or ...
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Is it possible to split audio input into speakers and Google Hangouts?

This is for a mac mini OS X yosemite. I have a microphone plugged into the line in and speakers in the line out. For conferencing purposes, I'd like the microphone to go out of the speakers (like an ...
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Incorrect Codec Parameters While using '-acodec' option while Working with FFMPEG

I am working with FFMPEG Library. I am capturing streams in particular compression codes to the destination file with the specified format with the following command: ffmpeg -i rtsp://username:...
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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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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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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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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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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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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 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 ...