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Audio too low and not syched with video

I'm looking to record a few vids of me playing guitar using my webcam, and I'm having a few problems. If anyone has any tips or advice I'd really appreciate the help

I have a 'Creative' Webcam but when I record on it, there's no sound. I turned the sound on in the settings, but still no joy. I have a 'Samson' microphone though, so I connected that up and managed to get the sound to work, but it's really really low even when I stick it right up next to my amp and turn that up to a neigbour-bothering volume. If I stick the volume on my computer up full I can hear it ok on the playback, but even then it's out of synch, so the sound is about a half second ahead of the video

I'm using the 'Creative Webcam Centre' program to record, but if you could recommend any better programs or have any solutions to my sound problems that would be great

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Normal 0 Go to Control Panel and Click on Sounds, Click on Audio, then Click on the Microphone. Then Click on the drop down and select Camera Microphone.
Click OK and it should work.
Hope this helps. Bud

Posted on Feb 14, 2009

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