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Audacity: Turns on my MacBook's Fan, which causes recording isues

Last Modified: 2021-02-16
I thought I had a pretty advanced MacBook:

BUT, when I start recording in Audacity, the fax starts blowing up a storm...

And then, the sound bleeds onto the recording.

What's that all about? Do I have the latest Mac OS? Is Audacity a processor hog?

Should I elevate my MacBook above the plastic table top I use as my desk?

I have my mic plugged into a behringer U-PHORIA UM2 and use a CODEX connection to the USB, which I convert to USB-C. Shall I get myself a new cable that goes direct from behringer to USB-C?

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