Search:     Advanced search

I can only get a mono signal when recording with a USB device in Windows Vista or Windows 7.

Article ID: 1148
Last updated: 28 Feb, 2011
Views: 5966

Windows Vista and Windows 7 sometimes seem to default to mono when recording from a USB device. To fix this, right-click on the small volume control icon in your Windows taskbar and select "Recording Devices." Next, right-click on the USB recording device and select Properties. On the Advanced tab, change the Default Format setting from "1 channel..." to "2 channel, 16 bit, 44100 Hz (CD Quality)." Finally, click OK to save that setting. You should now be able to record in stereo from your USB device.

This article was:   Helpful Not Helpful
Prev   Next
1120: Every time I try to record, I get an error or the program...     1187: There are little pauses or gaps in the audio when I record it or...