Before you start recording, please make sure you have the latest version of Flash installed.
You must also have a confirmed email address before uploading or recording on SoundCloud. If you did not receive an email confirmation, please check your spam folder.
If you still have not received an email confirmation, please send yourself another one here.
To start recording, go to our Classic Upload page. From there, click on the record button next to the 'Choose files' button.
Make sure you allow the Flash settings to access your microphone, otherwise you won't be able to record.
Press ‘REC’ to start recording. You will see the sound recording and the option to stop, like this:
Uploading and transcoding your recording
Once the recording is fully uploaded and transcoded, remember to hit "Save" at the bottom of the page.
Please note: Sounds recorded on SoundCloud will be saved as a 44.1KHz mono WAV file.