Take the 2-minute tour ×
Super User is a question and answer site for computer enthusiasts and power users. It's 100% free, no registration required.

At the lowest volume level, my USB headphones are very loud. Ridiculously loud. I checked with the manufacturer (Plantronics) for drivers, but this seems to be a generic usb headphone driver.

Is there anyway to attenuate the volume of USB audio devices?

Thanks.

share|improve this question
    
possible duplicate of Lower volume level below 1 –  Mokubai May 8 '12 at 21:23
add comment

1 Answer 1

Odds are you are using the wrong volume control. There are actually several of them.

Try Manage Audio Devices -> Playback -> USB Audio Device
-> Properties -> Levels.

Also, check the Enhancements tab while you're there and turn off any boost options. You can try equalization or correction options.

share|improve this answer
    
nope - it is at 1. –  marathon Mar 9 '12 at 4:01
add comment

Your Answer

 
discard

By posting your answer, you agree to the privacy policy and terms of service.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.