the sound recorder progam of Windows 7 is missing. How can I reinstall it

sound recorder missing,windows 7

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Last updated December 8, 2019 Views 7,735 Applies to:


Try these steps:

Step 1:
a. Click on start and then click on Run..
b. Paste this link in the box and click Ok.
Check if Sound Recorder opens.

If the issue persists, then run the System File Checker scan on your computer.

Step 2:
SFC scan will make Windows replace corrupt or missing system files on your computer.

a. Click Start, click All Programs, click Accessories, right-click Command Prompt, and select Run as Administrator.
b. Click Continue or supply Administrator credentials if prompted.
c. In the Command Prompt window type the following, and press Enter:
sfc /scannow

Refer this KB article for more information:  

Afzal Taher - Microsoft Support.
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