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Windows 7: Why are all my recordings low volume and garbled?

30 Oct 2012   #31
x BlueRobot


The actual recording of sound itself may just be to due to your microphone, and no problem, sorry we weren't able to completely resolve your problem.

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30 Oct 2012   #32

x64 (6.3.9600) Win8.1 Pro & soon dual boot x64 (6.1.7601) Win7_SP1 HomePrem

Your sound card might be fine. Here are a few references to help you understand why you might have distorted recordings

Matching impedance from ear out to line on soundcard?

Sound impedance matcher [Archive] - PC World Forums

Line level - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Line in and mic in - General-Laptops-Notebooks - Laptops-Notebooks

hardware - Difference between microphone and line in inputs? - Audio-Video Production Beta - Stack Exchange
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Spritsailor View Post
Thanks! I also need to burn CD's for my band mates. Do you think it's the sound card that is bad?
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