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Simple Radio Recorder

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This package was approved by moderator gep13 on 4/10/2019.

Did you ever want a simple program to record your podcasts, Internet radio, Pandora, Spotify, or satellite radio* (Sirius or XM)? Don't go any further. Simple Radio Recorder will do it for you. And most of all, if you register within the first 30 days, it is also FREE!

Special features

  • Can record AM/FM or satellite radio broadcasts, as well as sound from your stereo system, Boom-box, TV, YouTube, Internet radio (such as Pandora, Spotify, or others) and computer software and games.
    Easy-to-understand, step-by-step explanation of how to buy and install necessary hardware**.
  • Ability to record in MP3 and uncompressed PCM sound formats.
  • Can set a repeating schedule for unattended recording of any length.
  • Supports setting up of multiple recording schedules.
  • Can save recording schedules into files for easier access later.
  • Possibility to wake system up from sleep or hibernation at a scheduled time for recording.
  • Can set other scheduled events, such as running programs, opening files or Internet pages and playing music, as well as sending the system into suspended power state.
  • Can play back the live sound broadcast over a device connected via a Line-in or a Mic jack.
  • Can be run from a command line to maximize potential application.
  • Does not contain any commercials, pop-ups, crap-ware or any "hidden ware".
    And best of all - it is FREE if you register your copy within the first 30 days!

* Satellite radio receiver and antenna are required for satellite radio recording. Subscription to a service may be required to receive broadcasts.

** Minimum hardware installation may be required to begin recording of the sound input off some devices.


To install Simple Radio Recorder, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco install simpleradiorecorder

To upgrade Simple Radio Recorder, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco upgrade simpleradiorecorder


  • tools\chocolateyuninstall.ps1 Show
    $ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop';
    $toolsDir   = "$(Split-Path -parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition)"
    $packageArgs = @{
      packageName   = $env:ChocolateyPackageName
      softwareName  = 'Simple Radio Recorder'
      fileType      = 'exe'  
    $uninstalled = $false
    [array]$key = Get-UninstallRegistryKey -SoftwareName $packageArgs['softwareName']
    if ($key.Count -eq 1) {
      $key | % { 
        $packageArgs['file'] = "$($_.UninstallString)"
    	  Start-Process "AutoHotKey" -Verb runas -ArgumentList "`"$toolsDir\chocolateyuninstall.ahk`""
        Uninstall-ChocolateyPackage @packageArgs
    } elseif ($key.Count -eq 0) {
      Write-Warning "$packageName has already been uninstalled by other means."
    } elseif ($key.Count -gt 1) {
      Write-Warning "$($key.Count) matches found!"
      Write-Warning "To prevent accidental data loss, no programs will be uninstalled."
      Write-Warning "Please alert package maintainer the following keys were matched:"
      $key | % {Write-Warning "- $($_.DisplayName)"}
  • tools\chocolateyuninstall.ahk Show
    ;#Warn  ; Enable warnings to assist with detecting common errors.
    SendMode Input  ; Recommended for new scripts due to its superior speed and reliability.
    SetTitleMatchMode, 1  ; A windows's title must start with the specified WinTitle to be a match.
    SetControlDelay 0
    SetWorkingDir %A_ScriptDir%  ; Ensures a consistent starting directory.
    SRR_Version =
    ; Simple Radio Recoder Uninstallation
    winTitle1 = Simple Radio Recorder v.%SRR_Version% Uninstallation
    WinWait, %winTitle1%, This will uninstall the Simple Radio Recorder v.%SRR_Version% from this user account., 10
    ControlClick, Button2, %winTitle1% ahk_class #32770
    ; The program was successfully uninstalled.
    WinWait, %winTitle1%, The program was successfully uninstalled., 10
    ControlClick, Button2, %winTitle1% ahk_class #32770
  • tools\chocolateyinstall.ps1 Show
    $ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop';
    $toolsDir   = "$(Split-Path -parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition)"
    $packageArgs = @{
      packageName   = $env:ChocolateyPackageName
      unzipLocation = $toolsDir
      fileType      = 'exe'
      file         =  "$toolsDir\\SRR Setup"
      url           = ''
      checksum      = '02A10E197BC54EA0540940104EAC98C5CFAD5255D1B0347142485CD8899051E6'
      checksumType  = 'sha256'
    Install-ChocolateyZipPackage @packageArgs
    Start-Process "AutoHotKey" -Verb runas -ArgumentList "`"$toolsDir\chocolateyinstall.ahk`""
    Install-ChocolateyInstallPackage @packageArgs
  • tools\chocolateyinstall.ahk Show
    ; #Warn  ; Enable warnings to assist with detecting common errors.
    SendMode Input  ; Recommended for new scripts due to its superior speed and reliability.
    SetTitleMatchMode, 1  ; A windows's title must start with the specified WinTitle to be a match.
    SetControlDelay 0
    ; Welcome to the Simple Radio Recorder Setup
    winTitle1 = Simple%A_Space%Radio%A_Space%Recorder%A_Space%
    WinWait, %winTitle1%, This%A_Space%will%A_Space%install%A_Space%Simple%A_Space%Radio%A_Space%Recorder%A_Space%for%A_Space%this%A_Space%Windows%A_Space%user%A_Space%account., 30 ; This will install Simple Radio Recorder for this Windows user account.
    ControlClick, Button2, %winTitle1% ahk_class #32770,,,NA
    ; License agreement
    WinWait, %winTitle1%, License Agreement, 10
    ControlClick, I &accept the agreement, %winTitle1% ahk_class #32770,,,NA
    ControlClick, Button4, %winTitle1% ahk_class #32770,,,NA
    ; Select Destination Location
    WinWait, %winTitle1%, Setup will install the program into the following folder., 10
    ControlClick, Button5, %winTitle1% ahk_class #32770
    ; Select Start Menu Folder
    WinWait, %winTitle1%, Setup will use the following folder to store the program's recordings && data files., 10
    ControlClick, Button7, %winTitle1% ahk_class #32770
    ; Select Data Folder Location
    WinWait, %winTitle1%, Setup will use the following folder to store, 10
    ControlClick, Button8, %winTitle1% ahk_class #32770
    ; Select Additional Tasks
    WinWait, %winTitle1%, Select additional tasks that you would like Setup to perform , 10
    ControlClick, Button1, %winTitle1% ahk_class #32770
    ControlClick, Button10, %winTitle1% ahk_class #32770
    ; Ready to Install
    WinWait, %winTitle1%, Click Next to begin installation, 10
    ControlClick, Button10, %winTitle1% ahk_class #32770
    ; Finished
    WinWait, %winTitle1%, Setup has finished installing the program on your computer., 10
    ControlClick, Button1, %winTitle1% ahk_class #32770
    Sleep 1000
    ;ControlClick, Button3, %winTitle1% ahk_class #32770
    Sleep 1000
    ;ControlClick, Button13, %winTitle1% ahk_class #32770 ; Next
    ControlClick, Button14, %winTitle1% ahk_class #32770 ; Done

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Package Maintainer(s)

Software Author(s)

  • Dennis Babkin


(C) 2003-2019 All Rights Reserved.


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