Bandicam is an excellent screen recorder for Windows users to capture anything on their PC screen with high quality. However, many have complained that Bandicam failed to start audio capture when it processed screen recordings. If you encounter the same issue with Bandicam not recording audio, don’t worry. The following content offers some effective solutions for you. Just keep reading!
Tips: There is a Bandicam alternative that allows you to easily record screen and audio. Quickly install it here and jump to Part 2 for detailed instructions.
Carina Carina | Updated on Aug 18, 2023

Part 1. How to Fix Bandicam Audio Not Recording Issue

When your Bandicam failed to record audio, you can first check the recording settings in Bandicam. If it still does not work, then check the Windows sound settings. The following will demonstrate how to check the settings.

# 1. Check Bandicam Settings

Step 1. Launch Bandicam and move to the “Video” option.
Step 2. Click “Settings” to bring up the “Recording settings” window and select the “Sound” category.
Step 3. Ensure the “Record sound” option is checked, and then select “Default Output Device” under the “Primary Sound Device”.
Step 4. If you want to record the screen with voice, just set the microphone in the “Secondary Sound Device” option.

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# 2. Check Windows Settings

Step 1. Go to the system tray and right-click the sound-shaped icon.
Step 2. If you see “Not plugged in” with the "Speakers", then check if the audio cable is well connected to your computer.
Step 3. Click to enable the "Speakers" if it is "Disabled".
Step 4. Upon seeing “Ready” under the Speakers, click to set "Speakers (or Headphones)" as the default sound device.
Step 5. Right-click the sound-shaped icon and select “Open Volume Mixer”, and set the Device/Applications volume to 70%~90%.

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Part 2. Best Alternative When Bandicam Not Recording Audio

If the above ways still can’t fix the Bandicam sound not recording problem, or if you want to record the screen with audio right now, you can also try another screen recorder to record your screen and audio directly.

WonderFox HD Video Converter Factory Pro is a reliable program that can help you record any desktop activity in high quality. Users can take it to record online meetings, gameplay, websites, etc. without hassle. It also enables you to record the system and microphone simultaneously.

Free downloadFree download it now and follow the steps below to see how to record audio with Bandicam alternative on your desktop.

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HD Video Converter Factory Pro offers a simple and intuitive recording process that allows users to quickly start recording, even beginners.

1. Record screens with sound from the system and microphone;

2. Support 10/30/60 fps screen recording in MP4/MKV/AVI/MOV;

3. High quality is promised and GPU acceleration is supported;

4. Record audio in MP3/WAV/AAC/AC3.

How to Record Screen/Audio with HD Video Converter Factory Pro

Step 1. Launch HD Video Converter Factory Pro on your PC after installation and click to open the “Recorder”.

Step 2. Select Recording Mode
1> If you want to record the screen with audio, select the "Custom Mode" or "Full-screen Mode", customize the recording settings, and then check the audio source you want to record.
2> If you want to record audio only, you just need to select the Audio-only mode, choose a recording format, and then enable the Desktop (system) or Microphone or both of them.

Step 3. Set an output folder by clicking the inverted triangle button at the bottom of the image. Click the red REC button to start recording and stop the recording by pressing “Ctrl + F1”.

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Tips: You can then enter the “Converter” module from its initial interface to edit the recordings and do more.

Also See: Screen Recorder No Watermark | Screen Recorder No Time Limit | Screen Recorder Editors | 4K Screen Recorder

Bottom Line

Now, take the tips to fix Bandicam not recording audio issue. Hope you can easily record audio with Bandicam successfully! If the Bandicam no sound problem still exists, you can also give third-party software like HD Video Converter Factory Pro a try! It can record audio from a desktop and microphone in high quality without hassle.

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