That infernal hum!
Sat May 24 01:37:36 EDT 2008
You can buy a USB sound card that plugs into the USB port of your
laptop. Connect the left & right channels from your stereo to the audio
inputs of the USB sound card.
A. Joseph Ross wrote:
> I appreciate all the suggestions I got a few weeks ago when I asked
> for help getting rid of an AC hum when I connected my stereo to my
> desktop computer through a patch cord. Since then, I've never
> managed to get the hum to go away for very long. It keeps coming
> So I'm thinking of another strategy for recording records and tapes
> into computer files: Use my laptop. trouble is, my laptop doesn't
> have an auxiliary input jack, just a mike jack. Anything that I play
> into that jack comes out loud and distorted. Is there any kind of
> adapter that I can get that will make it possible to use the laptop
> for this purpose? Or do I have to get another laptop? That's not
> going to happen for awhile.
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