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15 Oct 2012   #1
staugustine

Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit
 
 
Windows 7 simple sound recorder.

Does Windows 7 come with a simple sound recorder? I am doing some video voice overs.


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15 Oct 2012   #2
boohbah

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7600
 
 

yes, click start menu / all programs / accessories / sound recorder
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15 Oct 2012   #3
strollin

W7 Ult desktop, W10 laptop, W10 laptop, W8.1 tablet
 
 

As boobah pointed out there is one that comes with Windows but you can download a much more capable program for free from here: Audacity
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15 Oct 2012   #4
fireberd

Windows 7/10 64 bit
 
 

+1 for Audacity, especially seeing what you want it for.

You will want a better mic, than a standard "computer mic" for what you want to do, also. Standard "PA" type mics will not work or will have a very low volume level connected directly to a PC sound card. You will need a mixer or some other preamp to bring the PA mic's volume level up to near line level for the PC. An alternate is a "better grade" USB mic.
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