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Windows 7: Recording audio

17 Jul 2009   #1

Windows 7
Recording audio

I tried to install Wavepad and it won't work with win7.

Any suggestions for a freebie prog recorder that records free radio streams?

This might be a deal breaker for me for moving back down to XP.

My System SpecsSystem Spec
17 Jul 2009   #2

Win 8 Release candidate 8400
rec audio prob

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Dazzler69 View Post
I tried to install Wavepad and it won't work with win7.

Any suggestions for a freebie prog recorder that records free radio streams?

This might be a deal breaker for me for moving back down to XP.
First things first

System specs please

My System SpecsSystem Spec
17 Jul 2009   #3

Windows 7

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by zigzag3143 View Post
First things first

System specs please

Part Number: DX4200Gateway DX4200 Desktop Series
Model: DX4200 Following are the specifications for the Gateway® DX4200 desktop series. Some specifications vary depending on model.
Specifications are subject to change without notice or obligation.
Feature Specification Operating System1 Genuine Windows Vista® Home Premium
Genuine Windows Vista Home Premium 64-bit Platform1 AMD® Phenom™ X4 processor
AMD Phenom X3 processor
AMD Athlon™ X2 processor
AMD 780G chipset System Memory1 Up to 8 GB of DDR2 667/800 MHz SDRAM (dual-channel support on four DIMMs) Hard Drive Serial ATA hard disk up to 1 TB1 per 3.5-inch drive Optical Drive1 Optical drive options:
  • DVD-SuperMulti with Labelflash™ support
Card Reader2 Multi-in-one card reader with Smart Copy button, supporting:
  • CompactFlash® (Type I and II)
  • CF+™ Microdrive
  • Secure Digital™ (SD) Card
  • Secure Digital™ High Capacity (SDHC) Card
  • miniSD™ Card
  • MultiMediaCard (MMC)
  • MMCmobile™
  • Reduced-Size MultiMediaCard (RS-MMC)
  • xD-Picture Card™
  • Memory Stick®
  • Memory Stick PRO™
  • Memory Stick Duo™
  • Memory Stick PRO Duo™
  • SmartMedia™
Expansion Bays Two 5.25-inch drive bays (external)
Three 3.5-inch drive bays (one external, two internal) Graphics ATI Radeon™ HD 3200 graphics, featuring:
  • DirectX 10
  • Shader Model 4.0
  • ATI Hybrid Graphics
  • ATI Avivo™ HD
  • ATI PowerPlay™
  • ATI SurroundView™
Audio Embedded high-definition audio with 7.1-channel audio support Networking 10/100/1000 Ethernet I/O Ports Front:
  • Two USB 2.0 ports
  • 15-in-1 card reader2
  • Headphone and microphone jacks
  • RCA analog video input2
  • Two RCA stereo audio inputs2
  • Four USB 2.0 ports
  • Ethernet (RJ-45) jack
  • Six audio jacks
  • D-sub VGA port
  • HDMI port
  • Two PS/2 ports
I/O Expansion One PCI Express® ×16 slot
One PCI Express ×1 slot
Two PCI conventional slots
Power Supply 300 W / 400 W / 500 W Dimensions (W × D × H) 180 × 440 × 415 mm Software1 Microsoft® Works 9.0 and Office 2007 Trial
Microsoft Money Essentials
Norton 360™ All-in-One Security suite (60-day trial)
Cyberlink Power2Go
Cyberlink Label Print (included with Labelflash drive)
Google Toolbar and Desktop Search
Wild Tangent Games
Adobe® Reader®
Gateway BigFix 2.0
Gateway Recovery Center
My System SpecsSystem Spec

17 Jul 2009   #4

Windows 7

I maxed out the ram to 8 gig also.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
20 Jul 2009   #5

Windows 7

Ah moved back down to wins xp, not worth it for this crap.
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20 Jul 2009   #6
Robert Cartman

Windows 7 RTM x64

Stream ripper works well for me on Windows 7.
My System SpecsSystem Spec

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