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Windows 7: Unable to record sound

18 Nov 2009   #1

windows 7 pro 64 bit
Unable to record sound

Hi everyone, Just got windows 7 installed last week. All in all really pleased with it, but now I'm trying to record sound and I'm having problems.

I'm using Cool Edit Pro 2, which runs fine, but I can't get it to detect any sound input. The system settings all appear to be fine, and it will play sound with no problems at all. However when I click on "Windows Recording Mixer" i get an error message which says:

Cannot find the mixer program "sndvol32/r"

Does this mean that it's missing? How do I fix it?

Any help would be appreciated, thanks

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18 Nov 2009   #2

windows 7 pro 64 bit

Don't worry, fixed it! Had to select recorder in the control panel!

NoOb error
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30 Apr 2016   #3

Windows 7 64 bit
Hey breakz

I'm having the same problem, I know it's been a while since u posted this, im hoping u should be able to help. Im getting the same error message (Can not find the mixer program "sndvol32/r) on my cool edit, is there anyway u can assist please? thank you
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