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Grrrr. The ICT dept here like to record audio straight from youtube using Audacity. In XP this was no ...
1st October 2013, 01:14 PM #1
Windows 7 recording mixer?
Grrrr. The ICT dept here like to record audio straight from youtube using Audacity. In XP this was no problem, in Audacity you had an option to record from a mixer and away they went. Has anyone found this issue/found a simple solution? (apart from just using a looping cable from headphone to speakers).
I don't really want to start adding extra packages (we are CC4) to the network...in case there is an awesome little bit of software I'm missing that would fix this.
1st October 2013, 01:20 PM #2
If your audio driver has "line-in" you can just enable this, and use it as an input?
1st October 2013, 01:22 PM #3
I'd just point out to them that Educational-Use doesn't cover copyright theft / breach of YouTube's terms, therefore it's an unsupported request. End of issue.
1st October 2013, 01:26 PM #4
Yeah, was going to say - isnt that against the terms...?
1st October 2013, 01:44 PM #5
You'll need to use the latest version of Audacity (v2.0.4).
Originally Posted by gmj
(Windows Vista and later) You can now record computer playback by choosing the new "Windows WASAPI" host in Device Toolbar then a "loopback" input.
2nd October 2013, 09:20 AM #6
Thanks to all for replies .
Yeah, I'm curious about the legal aspect of this also (first school I've been in where this is a need/request).
Will ask about this and if given the clear package up the latest version.
2nd October 2013, 09:48 AM #7
Yes i would be very careful about this. I don't allow staff or facilitate them breaching Copyright, Terms / Conditions or Licensing. At the end of the day its "IT's ass" and nothing removes the fact that Education does not mean "immune from committing crimes". So in my humble opinion, you should point out this is completely not ok and even if the school next door is doing it, explain thats also not okay.
Sorry "nerve" of mine is schools breaking laws for "connivence" or "money saving", it's still immoral and illegal. Teaching staff should know better!
2nd October 2013, 11:04 AM #8
Will do Rob.
Again thanks for the help .
2nd October 2013, 08:29 PM #9
have a look towards back end of yonder thread: Using copyrighted music on youtube
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