Can I use computer for a sound recorder?

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uniontractor
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Can I use computer for a sound recorder?

Post by uniontractor » Tue Nov 27, 2007 12:45 am

Is it possible to use my computer with xp as a sound recorder? Is there a free program that will do this? What do I need except for a mike?
There is a sound recorder application on my computer now but it only will record for a few seconds. I do have a sound card and a cheap mike. I would like to record my voice for longer periods of time, such as for taking notes, etc.

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Post by Salmoneye » Tue Nov 27, 2007 7:58 am

I have not tried it, but have heard good things about Audacity:

http://audacity.sourceforge.net/
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Post by Peanut » Tue Nov 27, 2007 10:24 am

Salmoneye gave you a great link. I have never used it but I have also heard that it is a great program to get you going.
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Post by Salmoneye » Tue Nov 27, 2007 10:55 am

It comes bundled with a few Linux Distros...

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Spose I aught to try it...
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