There are various occasions upon which we want to record the sound from a PC. For example, here are thousands of popular radio stations over the internet, you could enjoy free radio program including music, talk, news, sports, comedy and more. You may wonder how to record or a song that’s being streamed across the Internet onto your computer. And when you use popular Instant Messenger tools to talk with your family or friends, you may want very much to record the conversation audio and save on your PC.
There are many recorder software tools, but almost all of them could only record the microphone, just like the Windows recorder and could not help you to record from many other audio sources. In this article, I will introduce an excellent sound recorder which could capture and save all sound of your PC into MP3 files. Camersoft Audio Recorder is powerful and professional sound recording tool, which could record all audio source of your PC, including microphone, Media Player, online streaming audio, MSN voice chat, Skype video call, and many other different IM. It could support Windows XP, Windows Vista, and new Windows 7 also. The most specific feature of Camersoft Audio Recorder is that it could record all sound with perfect quality. Actually, this voice and music recorder could record from sound card device directly without any loss of audio quality, so you could use it as Sound Card Recorder. In addition, the perfect recorder is very easy to use, only a few mouse clicks are needed for you to compete your recording. Below is a simple user guide which you could follow easily to record any sound you need.
Part one: How to download and install Camersoft Audio Recorder rightly?
We suggest you to download this wonderful software from Camersoft Studio official website:
And run the setup to install it on your PC or laptop. If you are using Windows 7 or Vista OS, the installation process would be a little different from Windows XP. We suggest you to follow below sample to install it successfully.
The first Case:
These belong to “User Account Control” question. You may select “Allow – I trust this program. I know where it’s from or I’ve used it before.”
Similar tooltips will appear several times, you may select “Allow” for all.
The second case:
This tips for your installing drive, you may select “Install this driver software anyway”.
Other cases, you may select the default setting as same as the Windows XP users in the installation process.
Part Two: How to use Camersoft Audio Recorder to record audio.
For example, you want to record your MSN chat during the video or audio call.
Please make sure to startup Camersoft Audio Recorder first and then start your MSN call.
Tips: With the trial version, the audio will be added with some noise. After testing or trying the recording, you could exit the audio recorder then the noise would be disappearing. You could purchase the software and register with your license code, the noise would disappear.
Now Click “Record” button to start recording audio and the black box on the bottom of UI will show the recorded time.
Tips: If you don’t want to mix microphone sound during recording process, you may uncheck the check box before “Record microphone sound”. It indicates that the audio recorder only record the audio played by the sound card in such case.
After a while, click “Stop” button and you could see the recorded audio file displayed in the list.
At last, after recording, you could play the files with your audio player software, like Windows Media Player or other players installed on your PC. Click the “Open folder” button you could find the audio files. And if you want to set another folder to save the recorded audio, just click the “Change Folder” button and select a new directory you want.