Audio Capture User Guide – Record Any Sound Losslessly on PC&Mac

AudFree Audio Capture for Windows and Mac is the most comprehensive audio recorder and editor with the ability of recording all audio tracks from any source, like streaming music, radios, local videos, games, etc. and editing audio records flexibly. Now, refer to the following tutorial to record and save any audio on PC to MP3, WAV, FLAC, etc. by using AudFree Audio Capture.

Step 1 Download and Install AudFree Audio Capture

Firstly install the free trial version of AudFree Audio Capture on your Mac or PC. Since the trial version only captures 1 minute of each audio track, you are highly recommeded to get the full version in order to enjoy the complete recording features. Once you received the license key, launch the recorder, find the 'Register' option and input the reg code to activate the program.

Step 2 Launch and Set up AudFree Audio Capture

Double click the shortcut to open AudFree Audio Capture from the desktop, and you will see a pop-up window, in which there is a list of downloaded programs on your computer, like browser or web player, media player, streaming music service, and other applications. You can choose one of these icons to record audio tracks from that program. If the target program is not included in the list, please click the '+' button to add any favorite app directly.

audfree audio capture interface

Step 3 Customize Output Format and Other Settings for Recording

AudFree Audio Recorder can support a wide variety of output formats, including MP3, WAV, FLAC, AAC, M4A and M4B. You can define one of these supported audio formats as the output format by clicking the 'Format' button at the bottom-right corner of AudFree interface. In the new window, you are also able to personalize other output parameters, like codec, bit rate, sample rate, etc. according to your special needs.

adjust output settings for recording

Step 4 Start to Play and Capture Audio Tracks

Please touch the target program from the starting window, and AudFree Audio Capture will pop up a new recording window simultaneously. Now, you can start to discover and play the audios or videos including pleasure background music that you'd like to capture. AudFree software will launch the recording process automatically.

Note: Since AudFree Audio Capture comes with the multi-track audio recording feature, you are able to record multiple music tracks from different programs at the same time. This smart music recording software can save all audio records into independent tracks intelligently.

start to record audio

Step 5 Save and Edit the Audio Recordings

To stop the recording process, you just need to close the playing audio tracks or directly quit the whole browser. Now you can click the 'Edit' icon at each recorded track to split unwanted segments by setting the start time and the end time or merge favorite recording clips into a new file by checking the mark next to 'Merge all into one file'.

edit recorded audio

Once all settings are ok, please touch the 'Save' button to store audio records to the destination folder.

view recording history