of writing to a device. Strangely, my audio when I route it to speakers is
The only thing I would add to this excellent summary is that WASAPI is not
all that hard to use. It’s only a bit wordier than waveIn/waveOut, and is
much more flexible. Some people are afraid of anything that smells like
COM, but once you copy a few examples, you’ll see that it’s a well-designed
Writing to KS directly, on the other hand, is horrific. The interface was
not designed to be exposed to applications, and it shows.
I have found portaudio.com which seems to do exactly what I want in terms