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Old 07-06-2004, 04:05 AM   #1
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audacity help (mic won't work)

I installed Audacity becasue I need to record some reading.
The mic works (I can hear myself in the speaker), but I cannot make audacity to record from it.
Looked at audacitys homepage (http:/, and my preferens don't look anything like the onw they have (

I have no tabs at the top. And can only change in and out.
(in /dev/dsp, out /dev/dsp)
are there any mysterious plugins i could have missed?
Old 07-06-2004, 05:50 AM   #2
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While this isn't, strictly speaking, a double post; you should at least mention and provide a link to your other thread where you asked the same question. That way, the discussion doesn't get split up with people double- and cross-talking.

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Old 07-06-2004, 06:59 AM   #3
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Just thought that this might attract som audacity users that the other wont.
A thread link was however something I should have included. tnx.

Old 08-10-2004, 12:38 PM   #4
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Did you solve your problem because I have the same.... Thanks.


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