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Question: I still cant record my guitar on the computer!?
i have my
guitar cable that connects into an amp
and i bought this new USB instrument cable 222 by first act
and i downloaded Audacity

on the amp i only have a cd in and headphone plug also the plug for the cable that goes into the guitarWww@QuestionHome@Com

Best Answer - Chosen by Asker:
You can do this with the set up you have now!. You will need one more cable though!.

1!. Look at the "headphone out" on your guitar amp!. Is it the same size as your instrument cable!? If so you will need this type of cable http://accessories!.musiciansfriend!.com/p!.!.!. a 1/8 to 1/4 inch cable

2!. If its the size as a "normal" pair of headphones that goes to a Cd player or iPod just get a 1/8 to 1/8 cord!. (Your local Radio Shack should have both of these cables)

3!. Once you have the right cord plug the cord into Head Phone Out to your computer Mic Input and you should be able to record with Audacity

So the chain will look like this

Guitar>Amp Input> Head Phone Out > Line In/Mic (Computer)Www@QuestionHome@Com

I use Line 6 guitar port and Riff Works software!. I haven't messed with that since I recorded my last demo cd!. I think I'll go play with it now!.Www@QuestionHome@Com

well if you don't have garageband software you want to get it!.Www@QuestionHome@Com