Recording is the process of capturing data or translating information to a recording format stored on some storage medium, which is often referred to as a record or, especially if an auditory or visual medium, a recording.

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How can I record the sound output from programs in windows 7?

I would like to record the sound output from specific programs in windows 7. On osx I'm aware of programs called audiohijack and soundflower. I'd like to find something similar.
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Rolling desktop recorder? [closed]

I want a piece of Windows software that will constantly record what I'm doing on my desktop, discarding footage that's over [30] seconds old. Its recording would be a rolling one. The idea is that I ...
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How do I record the VirtualBox screen to a file?

I'm using non-OSE VirtualBox which seems to support recording the VM screen to a file. VBoxHeadless -c -f record.avi -s myvm But somehow it complains with the following message: Failed to load ...
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Virtual Microphone setup (eg. play mp3 into the microphone port)

Is there a way to stream audio into the microphone port without jacking the speaker audio cable into the mic port? Operating systems: Windows, Linux
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Record sound from a single aplication

I need to be able to record the sound from a single application (in this case minecraft) without the recording containing any other sounds from other applications. I cannot just mute the applications ...
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Is it possible to record TV via HDMI?

Is it possible to record TV via HDMI? If so, can you recommend a way for a Windows 7 user to record TV via HDMI to a laptop?
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How can I record sound from the windows command line?

Is there an application capable of recording sound that I can run from the command line on XP? Ideally I'd start it with one command and stop it with another. Or I could specify a duration with the ...
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Audio capture tool

I'm looking for a free audio tool for capturing the audio that's playing on my computer to a wav/mp3, etc. I've been messing around with http://lab.andre-michelle.com/tonematrix and would like to ...
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Are Blu-Ray recordable disks reliable and cost-effective for backups and data storage?

I'm considering moving from DVD-Rs to Blu-Ray Recordable disks to backup my data. I don't have any experience with BD-Rs as of yet, though, and I wonder if it's worth it or I should wait another year ...
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Native audio capture for Windows 7

The traditional way to capture audio is to pick a "Stereo Mix" or "What U Hear" recording device and record in a program like Sound Recorder or Audacity. However that relies on your sound card ...
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Combine Multiple Audio Files into a single higher-quality audio File

BACKGROUND My team gave a demo to a large audience - we recorded the audio of the demo in multiple locations in the room (3) the audio was recorded using cheap laptop microphones I was not involved ...
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Free media center PC software which runs on Windows XP

Is there something which may: Play music, at the very least in MP3-format Play video in various codec's Helps in recording video of shows from TV through a TV-in card Helps in organizing music and ...
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How can I make an actual compact cassette “tape” mix-tape from iTunes?

I want to make an actual compact cassette mix-tape as a gift for someone. I use iTunes to manage all of my music. So a few questions: If I gather a bunch of songs on a playlist for sides A/B of ...
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Recorder for AutoIt

Does anyone know where to find the latest AutoIt recorder? The one here does not work. It does not find RWSettings.alg and I do not know what that is. Any help will be appreciated.
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TV Tuner to record / show multiple channels at the same time

I need a cheap mode to record / watch multiple TV channel at the same time on a single PC. Can anyone recommend me any solution(TV Tuner, Application) that can help me solve this problem?
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Can Storage Spaces cause Fraps to stutter?

So I am using Storage Spaces to get multiple hard drives together under one Drive Letter (regular hard drives). I installed Fraps on it. My OS and my games are installed on another hard drive (an ...
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Podcasting: Pipe internet audio to conference calls

I have a podcast and we use Skype and Audio Hijack to record all of us. How would I go about piping audio so the other people on the Skype conference call can hear it real time? I would like a ...
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Good WebCam Recording Application

I'm looking for a freeware/opensource application which allows me to: access my webcam record directly from my webcam (including sound!) Editing is not necessary, I'll do it with VirtualDub.
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From Text-to-Speech to mp3 on a Mac

I wonder if there is an easy way to record the audio while a text is been read by my Mac using the built-in text-to-speech menu item of the text editor (TextEdit) of Mac OS X ?
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Digitizing audio cassettes

I am looking for a freeware equivalent to Adobe Audition software i.e. a software for digitizing audio cassettes. Please suggest some.
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ffmpeg to join videos

I previously learned that FFMpeg can join videos: However, I am attempting to join recorded over-the-air broadcasts (.ts files), and I believe that minor hiccups in signal quality are causing FFMpeg ...
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What is the easiest way to record an audio stream at a certain time on a pc?

What is the easiest way to record an audio stream at a certain time on a pc, using Windows? I need to be able to schedule it to start recording at for example 22:00 and stop at 00:00.
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Record an OpenGL animation

I need to record an avi from an OpenGL window (not fullscreen). Do you know a free software for windows XP that can help me ?
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Sending microphone input over Remote Desktop 7.0

I am using Remote Desktop 7 (the new version that came out with Windows 7) to control a Windows XP Pro machine. I have selected "Record from this computer" in the Remote Audio settings. When I connect ...
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How to increase fast-forward/rewind on Vista Media Center recorded TV shows?

How do I granularly increase the various fast-forward/rewind speed/rate for each of the speed settings for skipping through commercials? The current defaults go from barely faster than playback, too ...
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How do I capture photos off of a blu-ray player onto my PC?

I would like to automatically capture a photo every 10 seconds off of my BBC Planet Earth blu-ray (since it is 1080p) and put them in a folder on my computer (for windows 7 rotating backgrounds). How ...
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Software for displaying subtitles for audio files

I am translating English speech to Russian, but I am not too experienced to speak Russian while listening to an English file of 40 minutes length, so I need a little preparation. My plan is: Prepare ...
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Time logging tool

I'm looking for an application that can help me account for my work hours. features that i'm looking for: (essential) regular short term reminders/notifications to ensure that I'm recording time ...
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Recording Sky Player TV using Windows Media Center

Is there a way of recording TV such as live sport on Sky Player using Windows Media Center? It has a built in extension for Sky Player doesn't seem to have recording functionality. Has anyone else ...
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Audio recording, a tool for human-aided drum quantizing

I have this situation: the drummer records the track (8 tracks in a multitrack session). Now, how do I check how distant are the recorded beats from their theoretical position i.e.: there is always ...
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Show which modifier keys are pressed during screen recording?

I'd like to see which modifier keys I've pressed during screen recordings so my students can understand what keys I've pressed while I click and drag. Is there any software that can do this? I'm ...
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Satellite TV on my PC?

What would be a good solution for hooking up the satellite TV box (Dish network) in my room to be able to watch it on my PC and possibly record video from it? Please share with me the best cards, ...
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How can I easily view and record a video input in Linux?

I currently have my Wii plugged into a Linux box with a Hauppauge WinTV PVR-350. To view the video input on my monitor I use VLC with /dev/video0 as the input. This works great, but I would like to ...
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How to download video from a recorded webex session?

I have a link to recorded webex webinar, I wish to download the video and convert into different format. How should I go about the downloading the recorded webex video ? Appreciate your inputs.
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Is it possible to remove constant “beep” sound from recording?

Whenever I record with my microphone, I get this constant beep sound on the background. It appears only when I turn volume up, so it is not very loud, but its noticable and pretty annoying. Because ...
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Live meeting recordings get saved as separate Audio and Video files

I am trying to record a Live meeting session. It gets saved as separate Audio and Video files which makes it impossible to open them in Windows Media player. But when I open the file from Live ...
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program to dial land phone, enter password and record?

is there a program for Windows (or linux command line) platform that would do below from a command line? call a land phone number (using my SIP account) enter password record the call finishes after ...
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is there a good way to record something streamed using winamp?

If I have streaming audio/video files that are viewed through winamp, how could I save the stream? It can't be viewed in a browser.
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How to record my microphone on Windows 7?

I want to make a podcast kind of thing and record what I am saying on the microphone and then export it as an MP3. What is a good simple program to do this?
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Can FRAPS record movies outside of games?

Can FRAPS record movies outside of games? Their web site only talks about recording movies in games, so I'm not sure if it can record movies in other programs such as browsers. I installed it and ...
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How to return current record number in Access?

I want to have my table to automatically returns current record number. What functions should I input in default value of this field (indicated in blue arrow) in order to automatically generates ...
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Saving Yahoo or Google video chat

how can I save a video chat done using Yahoo Messenger or Gmail.?
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Easy, cheap way to record TV footage to a PC?

I have a spare PC that I'd like to set up for recording sessions from my TV and I have an HD video capture card, but I'm not sure how to go about setting this up. Anyone know of a simple way or a ...
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Streaming audio from microphone to network

I have the following problem: I want to stream the audio I record with one machine to another machine in the same network. It seems that vlc is the best shot at the moment. I was able to stream a ...
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How can I record sound from Linux?

I have Linux (ubuntu). And I would like to record a sound. Does anybody know how to do it? I tried to use "Sound Recorder" program which I found in "Sound & Video" menu. First I press "Record". In ...
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record the websites/remote servers visited from my computer

Issue Summary and Description I would like to record all outgoing requests from my computer (in this case a mac) to any websites or remote servers. I mainly program magento applications and with ...
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RHEL Desktop Recorders… Do they exist?

I've been searching a lot for a desktop recoder on RHEL 6 lately (for tutorial videos about how to use RHEL desktop for non-linux users) But unfortunately, I didn't find anything... Just some desktop ...
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How to fix sound recording in Windows?

My Skype works correctly, people hear me well. But I cannot record sound from my microphone using standard Windows recording utility or Audacity. I have turned on the microphone in Sound Settings so I ...
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How to start/stop recording automatically when there is someone starts talking?

I want to start recording when someone starts talking, and stop recording when it becomes silent. I guess if there is stream audio processing tool like ImageMagick, so I can strip away blank ...
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How to view TightVNC recordings

TightVNC allows you to record VNC sessions. It saves them in fbs files. I'm trying to playback these files. There does not appear to be anything that can play these that come with TightVNC. All my ...