Thread: Record From Microphone

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    Record From Microphone

    Can anyone tell me how I would go about recording audio form a microphone? How can I send audio to a sound card? I'm on a Windows computer.

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    Since you can't access the device directly, I'm moving this to Windows Programming. You have to go through the API.

    Now the simplest way to do this is probably through MCI.

    If you want to be more flexible, look for functions starting with the waveIn prefix.

    Another place to look is DirectMusic, it may have a recording part.
    Last edited by CornedBee; 05-03-2007 at 11:07 AM.
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    Malum in se abachler's Avatar
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    Use the IDirectSound8 interfaces , much faster than MCI or PlaySound

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