Question about Cobra Audio Players & Recorders
Save hours of searching online or wasting money on unnecessary repairs by talking to a 6YA Expert who can help you resolve this issue over the phone in a minute or two.
Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
Here's a link to this great service
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
The monitoring switch should not affect the recording at all. Maybe you have a defective mic?
Does it record from the line input if you set it to Line In mode?
Posted on Mar 28, 2008
You probably connect the Audio Buddy via a USB or firewire cable. I use both types of audio interfaces. Your mac will sense which bus has audio. Go to System Preferences panel and select sound. Select input. You should see your Audio Buddy listed if it is connected properly. You can set levels from this panel and test the device by looking at the two level meters. Speak into the mic; the level meters should move from left to right. Go to the output panel and chose your monitoring device. I prefer the built-in speakers, but you could also connect your monitor to the USB interface or even the Audio Buddy. If I need better quality monitoring I plug a mini cable into the earphone jack and use a desktop speaker. Don't try to use that headphone jack for anything but monitoring - the quality is not great. If the Audio Buddy software requires that you select an input source, always use USB, never line or built-in mic. Another way to capture audio from an Audio Buddy or similar device is to use Wiretap Studio Pro or Roxio CD Spin Doctor for audio capture. I use both.
Posted on Dec 04, 2008
Testimonial: "Thanks for the help. Works great!"
Disagree with previous post. The GTrack is designed to record vocals and a mono insrtument at the same time. That's its main selling point. It should also allow monitoring of both the vocals and guitar alongside the playback from the computer. In your computer's Control Panel, go to sound preferences, select the usb microphone and click on advanced tab. It is likely yours is set up to record 1 channel at CD quality - this is how many ship for some reason. Set it to 2 Channels CD quality.
In Sonar, set your track input as USB Left for the vocals, and USB Right for your guitar.
Posted on Apr 14, 2009
A professional microphone has too low of a level to be able to plug directly into a computer. After all, the computer sound card is really cheap and does not have much gain. You will need an external USB interface that has an XLR input. There are many on the market.
Posted on May 07, 2010
Tips for a great answer:
May 01, 2012 | Sony Net MD Walkman MZ-N510 MiniDisc...
Feb 26, 2011 | Tascam US122 Audio/MIDI Interface with...
Aug 19, 2010 | Behringer EUROPOWER EP2500 Amplifier
May 03, 2009 | Digi-Tech Digitech Vocalist Live 4...
Mar 31, 2009 | Samson G-TRACK USB RECORDING MICROPHONE...
Sep 01, 2008 | Tascam 2488 Portastudio Multitrack...
Mar 27, 2008 | Samson G-TRACK USB RECORDING MICROPHONE...
94 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!