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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?


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possible duplicate of Lower volume level below 1 –  Mokubai May 8 '12 at 21:23

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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.

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nope - it is at 1. –  marathon Mar 9 '12 at 4:01

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