Record Sound in Windows 7

Edited by Lukward Thomason, Crystal, Eng

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Steps

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    To record the sound, we need to open the Sound Recorder program that is pre-installed in Windows 7
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    To access it, click on the Start button in the bottom left-hand corner of the screen.
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    Click on "All Programs"
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    Click on "Accessories"
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    Click on "Sound Recorder"
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    To start recording, click "Start Recording"
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    We can say anything we need to say, then click "Stop Recording"
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    A window will open where we need to save the file.
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    To save the file, select a location, then name the file
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    We can see that the file type is "wma" which means that it is an audio recording. We will name it "test", then click "Save".
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    "Test.wma" has been created on the desktop
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    This concludes the tutorial on how to record audio on Windows 7 computers
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    If you have any other comments or questions, please leave them in the section below. Thank you for watching VisiHow.
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Recent edits by: Crystal, Lukward Thomason

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