Audacity and Microphone problem

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Re: Audacity and Microphone problem

Post by steve » Thu Apr 01, 2021 6:00 pm

Do you know the make / model of your mic?
How does it connect to the computer?
Emma Peachey wrote:
Thu Apr 01, 2021 5:14 pm
I'm running the most recent versions of Ubuntu
Is that 20.04 LTS or some other version?
What is the exact version of Audacity? (look in "Help menu > About Audacity")
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