How to record voice from a USB microphone/headset?

Step 1: Connect your microphone/headset to the USB port.

If the microphone is selected as system default recording device, you can just select "Voice" as recording source.

Select default microphone

If the microphone is NOT selected as system default recording device, please select the correct microphone in Advance mode.

Select the recording device

USB microphone/headset has its own build-in sound card. In this example, our USB microphone is listed as "C-Media USB Headphone Set", so we select "Microphone" within "C-Media USB Headphone Set" section.

Note - Names for devices are provided by its manufacturer, so different sound cards have the different names.

"Microphone", "Mic", "Mic Volume", are used for recording from microphone;

Step 2: Choose an audio file name (optional)

Click the Add/New Button to choose an audio file, or give a new audio file name. For example: test.mp3, test.wav, test.flac

Open an audio file

Audio Record Wizard will record sounds directly into this file. After recording, you can play the saved audio file on your computer by using a media player program.

Step 3: Start recording!

Click the Record Button to begin recording

Adjust the Recording Volume Level as required

Adjust Recording Level

Step 4: Enable 'Auto Gain Control' / 'Noise Suppression'. (optional)

Click the gear button to open Options

Enable 'Auto Gain Control' / 'Noise Suppression' as required

Adjust Recording Level