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Subject: Re: Re[2]: new member with record query

Re: Re[2]: new member with record query

From: <>
Date: Sat, 27 May 2006 11:36:21 -0400

2 things
1. steve have a listen to
nd everyone else
this is the basic sound of what he means, after maximizing peak value, i can
atempt to find the nonmaxamized version. I had the same results as steve
with the 120 and the same mics

----- Original Message -----
From: "Stephen Clower" <>
To: "Martin Borus" <>
Cc: "Rockbox" <>; <>
Sent: Saturday, May 27, 2006 10:23 AM
Subject: Re[2]: new member with record query

> Hi Martin,
> I've tried this already, and the best I can get is a rather quiet signal
> from the machine, exactly what one would expect when plugging a microphone
> into a line-in jack. Will this feature also work with stereo microphones
> or only mono kinds? In case I am doing something incorrectly, here are the
> steps am executing:
> 1. plug microphone into line-in port.
> 2. Enter record menu.
> 3. Enter recording options.
> 4. Set source to line-in.
> 5. Exit settings and enter recording screen.
> 6. Right-arrow to boost the gain as high as it will go.
> 7. Push the good old record button.
> On a similar note, is there a faster way of starting a recording in
> Rockbox? I know I could tell the machine to go into the record screen at
> boot time, but I won't be recording something every time use the device.
> Thanks for any assistance, and good to meet you all.
> On Saturday, May 27, 2006, 5:14:12 AM, you stood on a roof and loudly
> proclaimed:
>>>One thing I have found is that there appears to be no way to use an
>> external microphone >with Rockbox running, be it mono or stereo. Are
>> there any plans for adding an external >microphone option to the
>> recording source menu so an external preamp won't be needed?
>> Hi Stephen,
>> just set the source to Line-In (where the microphone is plugged in)
>> and any microphone that can be connected to a minidisc walkman
>> will work great.
>> Martin
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Received on 2006-05-27

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