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Whether you’re recording a podcast, an interview, a message to a friend, or notes to yourself, audio recording is very easy to do on Windows. There are various third-party apps you can use, but Windows 11 also comes with an app called Voice Recorder preinstalled.
You can use that to record yourself easily — no download required. You can also use the app for some basic features, including trimming and exporting the tracks.
Here’s how to use Voice Recorder to record whatever audio you need to.
How to audio record on Windows 10
Open Voice Recorder. It should come up if you type the name into the search box. If for some reason it’s not showing up, you can download it from the Microsoft Store for free.
Press the microphone…