I feel the best way to get YouTube videos as audio is to convert them online
using YouTube to MP3. This is much simpler and hassle free than having to
record them through audacity. The job is done in just couple of minutes rather
than you having to listen through the entire video while recording in audacity.
The website that I use to convert YouTube videos to MP3 is
On Apr 2, 2019, at 7:17 AM, Robert Hänggi <aarjay.robert@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
Andrew, why does loopback not work on your PC, does it not show up or
is there another problem?
Just curious because it should work with almost every sound card.
On 02/04/2019, Andrew Downie <access_tech@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
In addition to the previous suggestions, it sounds like you have Audacity
set to record through the microphone. Robert’s suggestion would work,
provided loopback will happen on your computer – it doesn’t on this one.
Some computers have a setting called “What you hear” or similar. That
should work, but will almost certainly record your screen reader if one is
<audacity4blind-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> On Behalf Of Matthew Momon
Sent: Tuesday, 2 April 2019 4:54 AM
Subject: [audacity4blind] recording youtube videos to Audasity
Previously I recorded 11 hours of youtube videos for a project of mine but I
finished that 6 months ago. Then I tried to record youtube videos in
audasity and it will not record within the computer it keeps recording
exterior sounds instead of interior sounds like I want. I do not know what
the problem is?
The audacity4blind web site is at
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