Sound and Recording

This tutorial is broken into four sections to help guide you through setting up your computer to play and record sounds.

Section 1
Can your computer play and record audio?
  1. Checking to see if you have a soundcard
  2. What inputs and outputs does your soundcard have?
  3. Opening up the volume control mixer
Section 2
Setting your computer up to play and record sound
  1. Playing sound on your computer
  2. Getting ready to record sound on your computer
  3. Determining the kind of recording you will do
  4. There are many different types of sound files
  5. Determining the software you will need
Section 3

Recording sound

Section 4


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