Help > FAQ > Why is the sound recorder not recording?
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Select the correct device
  1. Open the sound recorder at Window1 > Sound recorder2 or with Ctrl+R
  2. Select speakers3 to record what you hear or
  3. Select microphone4 to record yourself
Select correct playback device
  1. File1 > Preferences2 > Devices3
  2. Select Default4 or the headphones/speakers, that you are currently using