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#2008063 - 01/02/13 04:13 PM Noise / hiss in recording
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Line out of DP to mic/line in of laptop.

Plenty of noise/hiss in recording.

Tried Audacity & Realband, both have identical hiss.

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#2008072 - 01/02/13 04:24 PM Re: Noise / hiss in recording [Re: dannac]
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If the headphones don't exhibit the same noise, I'd try a different cable.
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#2008408 - 01/03/13 08:18 AM Re: Noise / hiss in recording [Re: dannac]
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No noise with headphones .... I'll look at cables, thanks.

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#2008413 - 01/03/13 08:31 AM Re: Noise / hiss in recording [Re: dannac]
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Perhaps try increase the recording level on your computer, and reducing the audio level on your FP-7F.

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#2008429 - 01/03/13 09:12 AM Re: Noise / hiss in recording [Re: dannac]
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Your laptop may only have a microphone input. You might want to try an inexpensive USB recording / playback interface like the UCA202 or UCA222:

www.amazon.com/Behringer-UCA222-U-Control-Ultra-Low-Downloadable/dp/B0023BYDHK
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#2008534 - 01/03/13 01:30 PM Re: Noise / hiss in recording [Re: dewster]
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I had read somewhere that if it had both mic-in and line-in, to use line-in, but it only has mic-in.

Thanks for the reply's, I'll check those options.

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