Error when recording computer playback [SOLVED]

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Error when recording computer playback [SOLVED]

Permanent link to this post Posted by ranitia » Sun Mar 19, 2017 11:04 pm

I was getting This error message so I downloaded new Ver 2.1.3 but still I got the error message "Error while opening sound device. Please check the recording device setting and the project sample rate"
Please help. I have window 10.
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Re: audicity 2.1.3

Permanent link to this post Posted by steve » Sun Mar 19, 2017 11:09 pm

What are you trying to do?
What settings do you have in the device toolbar?
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Re: audicity 2.1.3

Permanent link to this post Posted by ranitia » Tue Mar 21, 2017 1:00 am

I was trying to record song from internet. and had error message"Error while opening sound device. Pl. check the recording device setting and the project sample rate."
The following setting in the device toolbar.
MME . blank Box Blank box speaker; Realtek High defination

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Re: audicity 2.1.3

Permanent link to this post Posted by steve » Tue Mar 21, 2017 1:45 pm

Select "WASAPI" as the "host" in the device toolbar.
Does that give you any recording device options?
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Re: Error when recording computer playback [SOLVED]

Permanent link to this post Posted by ranitia » Wed Mar 22, 2017 8:05 pm

Thanks Steve. Its working.
Have a nice day.
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