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SurfinBird wrote:How can I capture an audio stream playing directly on my PC without setting up a mic to my speakers? It seems I used to be able to do this on my old PC by simply pressing record with a recording program and it would capture it from the mobo somehow, but on the computer I am using now it is barely audible when I do that, and sounds like it is coming from a tin can.
MaxTheLimit wrote:Have you tried the program 'audacity'?
I just tested it out and it recorded the sound from a movie that was playing....
SurfinBird wrote:Have had no luck with this, despite all that has been said.
Unfortunately I don't really have access to another PC to try this on.
SurfinBird wrote:Unfortunately, I don't seem to have "Wave Out Mix" listed as one of my recording devices. I have right clicked "show disabled devices", but still, it doesn't come up.
Here is a screenshot of what I have:
just brew it! wrote:Just a quick FYI, you'll probably get better quality if you also disable any unused recording sources. The Mic and Line In can pick up hum and static even if there's nothing plugged into them.