Unable to record music at all without microphone

I’m new to this and spent hours trying to be able to record music playing on my PC to make a mix. I can record fine by microphone but no matter which host I choose and keep my Realtec audio driver speakers as output, or headphones, it will not reflect sound playing thru or record. Updated all drivers, restarted, reinstalled Audacity, and still, I get the "Error opening recording device. Error code: -9996 Invalid Device.

Am I missing something? I’m using a ASUS ROG Z790-E Gaming WiFi and I don’t have a sound card but it does have a decent SupremeFX audio chip so it should work right?

Got it fixed finally!!! Needed to change my output settings in Realtek Audio Driver Interface as I had it set to 5.1 surround when it’s only 2 left and right speakers plus a subwoofer.

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