A problem with the microphone component

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OS (Win10):
PsychoPy version (1.85.1, 1.85.6):
Standard Standalone? Yes

my students and I have been encountering a problem with the microphone component. (the

In my case the experiment has been working perfectly well on other computers (windows 7 all of them) but I fail to run it on this new Windows 10 computer.

We tried changing the audio library to sounddevice, as it was suggested in one of the forums but then we started getting different errors (the screenshots in this post are the ones we got after changing to sounddevice).

I tried to look into this a little bit more and it looks like it is quite a general problem with Windows 10. Is it possible to compile all these errors with possible solutions in one place, so that everyone else can benefit from it? Does anyone have specific solutions to the problems in the attached screenshots?