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After recording with RecordPad I clicked play and no sound was present

Check your Record Device and Input Channels

  1. Click the Options button on the toolbar
  2. Go to the Record tab
  3. Make sure that you have the correct Record Device and Input Channel
  4. Check the Record Volume
    • When you speak into your microphone, the levels should be in the good range.
  5. Click on the Open Windows Record Mixer button
  6. Select your microphone
  7. Click the Properties button
  8. Make sure that Device usage: is enabled
  9. Go to the Levels tab
  10. Increase the volume on the slider
  11. Click OK
  12. Click OK
  13. Try speaking into your microphone again and watch the levels
  14. If they are now in the good range, click OK and try recording again
    • If they are in the low range, you may need a new microphone. Try troubleshooting with the microphone manufacturer.


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