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Ridan
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944 posts since 10 Dec, 2014, from one rocky mountain to another
Hi guys.

Looking to record a demonstration video inside of my DAW. Will require audio directly from the DAW into the video. Finding a screen capture camera is the easy part, but can't seem to figure out how to record the audio while using ASIO4ALL as the primary driver. Is it possible in windows?

Thanks.
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BertKoor
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10561 posts since 8 Mar, 2005, from Utrecht, Holland
Most used solution for this scenario is to insert a WAV Recorder plugin in the master bus of your DAW (you can use any audio interface then, including Asio4All) and merge/sync the audio to video later.
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Ridan
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944 posts since 10 Dec, 2014, from one rocky mountain to another
Appreciate the suggestion. That will likely be what'll have to happen then.
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Chris-S
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2601 posts since 10 Nov, 2013, from Germany
On my Windows 7 system it's no problem to run the DAW (Reaper) with waveout. Of course latency is bit higher compared to ASIO but I can run other audio apps/players/recorders/youtube in parallel.
Maadfoo
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304 posts since 27 Apr, 2005, from right beside you
How about using a Screen-Capture Software like Camtasia.
To record Audio you can use the Stereomix option...or am I wrong?

Cheers
chk071
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16793 posts since 10 Apr, 2010, from Germany
Maadfoo wrote:How about using a Screen-Capture Software like Camtasia.
To record Audio you can use the Stereomix option...or am I wrong?

Cheers

Won't work with Asio i think.
Akanishta
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51 posts since 20 Jan, 2007, from NJ
fraps might be worth looking into - http://www.fraps.com/
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Ridan
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944 posts since 10 Dec, 2014, from one rocky mountain to another
Akanishta wrote:fraps might be worth looking into - http://www.fraps.com/


Liking what I'm seeing so far. Might be exactly what I need. Thanks!

Chris-S wrote:On my Windows 7 system it's no problem to run the DAW (Reaper) with waveout. Of course latency is bit higher compared to ASIO but I can run other audio apps/players/recorders/youtube in parallel.


Latency shouldn't be a problem. Unless it's abnormally noticeable. Will look more into this. Thank you!

Maadfoo wrote:How about using a Screen-Capture Software like Camtasia.
To record Audio you can use the Stereomix option...or am I wrong?

Cheers


Yeah, it needs to work with ASIO. However, Camtasia looks awesome. Thanks for recommending that.
LawrenceF
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5998 posts since 4 Dec, 2004
Camtasia worka fine with ASIO4All for that.

On another note, why not just use the Windows audio driver with any screen capture app? Just set your Windows screen cap app to record from "Stereo Mix" inout in your Windows sound card. Unless you need multiple inputs and outputs there's no real need for an ASIO driver for that kinda thing.
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Ridan
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944 posts since 10 Dec, 2014, from one rocky mountain to another
LawrenceF wrote:Camtasia worka fine with ASIO4All for that.


I'll give it a go with Camtasia then if it works with ASIO. Thanks.

LawrenceF wrote:On another note, why not just use the Windows audio driver with any screen capture app? Just set your Windows screen cap app to record from "Stereo Mix" inout in your Windows sound card. Unless you need multiple inputs and outputs there's no real need for an ASIO driver for that kinda thing.


Thanks for the suggestion. However, I do need the ASIO driver for the demonstration video as the synth I'm using for it eats up a lot of CPU. Simply can't use my windows soundcard. That alone makes the CPU meter hit 98% + when using the synth. ASIO4ALL solves this problem just enough to make it usable.
MrWildBunnycat
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28 posts since 5 Nov, 2015

Postby MrWildBunnycat; Tue Nov 17, 2015 2:41 am Re: Screen capture video/audio of DAW + ASIO4ALL + Windows 7 = ?

Search for "O Deus Asio Link Pro". It's a mixer that routes audio from windows sound devices to the ASIO4ALL driver and can route it out back into a windows audio device. You can route all of your audio any way you please and since you can set it up to output audio into a windows device - you can set your screen capture to listen to that device.

P.S It's not free, but it has a demo mode where it cuts out audio for about 5 seconds regularly (every few minutes). It's affordable though. I've tried numerous tools, but this is THE best that I've found.
sjm
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1652 posts since 17 Apr, 2004
Recording the audio in your DAW and adding it to the video later is often a matter of a couple of seconds. You can do this easily in Windows Movie Maker, if you have nothing else to edit videos with.

My tip to help you align the audio correctly is to include a couple of sounds with sharp attack that you play at the beginning of the video. As long as you have a visual representation of when the sound occurs (e.g. dB meter in your DAW), it's easy to align the audio well enough with little effort. You can then simply cut the hits from your video and audio when everything is aligned.

If you are going to be doing multiple takes, it starts becoming more work of course, as you need to align each take.

Camtasia is great, but only free for the 30-day trial period. If you want to keep using it after that, it's not exactly cheap.
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lingyai
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2115 posts since 27 Jan, 2011
Try the paid version ($15/yr) of Screencast-o-matic. Does what you want.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3tDj_Van ... uNbgY-4qFK

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Teezdalien
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151 posts since 29 Aug, 2011, from Melbourne, Vic, Australia
I use jack audio router and VB audio ASIO bridge. Works well and you still have low latency.
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Distorted Horizon
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980 posts since 17 Jan, 2017

Postby Distorted Horizon; Sun Sep 16, 2018 7:40 am Re: Screen capture video/audio of DAW + ASIO4ALL + Windows 7 = ?

Anything new on this?

Except that DAW+ASIO4All+Win10.

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