Recording Problems.

Old 06-10-03, 01:57 PM
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Recording Problems.


Celeron 500mhz
Audio Card = unknown.

Hi, I Got Sound Forge 6.0a and when i go to record off of my laptop theres a weird ringing noise in the background about every 10 seconds it happens. so i took the program off reloaded it and the same thing happens, now i installed it on my desktop and it doesnt make the noise. what could be cuasing this background noise?

its similar to a watch alarm going off only it happens every 10 seconds.
Old 06-10-03, 07:02 PM
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It is possible the laptop is getting RF (Radio Frequency) interference. It can be the laptop's processor or other chips working that cause it to go off and on.

If you are using a built in MIC I suggest using an external.
Old 06-10-03, 11:09 PM
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Would that overwrite my current sound card and act as the MAIN sound Card?
Old 06-11-03, 06:03 PM
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Do you have this noise when going through the speakers or headphone? Are you recording off the cd?I really don't think it's software related.
Excellent sound quality with two stereo speakers, 16-bit stereo audio supporting Sound Blaster Pro, built-in stereo speakers, microphone, and volume control.

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