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how to user “compressor” with ffmpeg

I want to use the compressor to process the video with the command parameters: Compressor: Threshold = -21dB Noise floor = -35dB Ratio = 9:1 Attack time = 0,20 secs ...
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Can I disable a custom webcam's inbuilt mic and use my custom microphone instead?

Hi guys I have purchased a custom microphone and webcam(comes with inbuilt mic) to use for my windows 10 lap top. Here are links to the hardware I have purchased. Webcam: http://www.aliexpress.com/...
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Is it possible to use a bluetooth headset mic while having High quality sound

I have a Plantronics BackBeat Sense SE bluetooth headset. When Connecting it to Windows 10, it installs two profiles in Playback devices list: 1- PLT_BBTSENSE Hands-Free. 2- PLT_BBTSENSE Stereo. ...
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alsa headphones one channel only

after an upgrade in debian sid channel my default speakers which was set to 3 channel sound did changed to stereo 2 channel output i've managed to setup it back by setting pulse settings lfe mixing ...
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Using my ASUS laptop as a loud speaker for my looping station

So I have a boss RC-50 looping machine and I don't have the money for loudspeakers to hook it up to. I was told by my vocal teacher that I could hook it up to my laptop using a microphone jack adapter ...
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Cannot install audio device driver after Windows Update

This is going to sound like a duplicate question but I'm struggling to solve this issue on my laptop and I swear I feel like I tried everything... I encounter an issue with my laptop (an HP EliteBook ...
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method ANNOUNCE failed: 405 Method Not Allowed

I am trying to make an RTSP audio streaming and i am considering my computer's microphone as input so i wrote this ffserver : HTTPPort 8090 RTSPPort 7001 MaxBandwidth 10000 CustomLog - <Feed test....
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Will using a computer with either Intel I-5 or I-7 stop audio from freezing while manipulating data files?

I have an older HP Pavilion G7 series laptop where the processor is Core I-3. I do a lot of data manipulation with files and file folders. Anytime I am working with "file explorer" and listening to ...
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FFMPEG Overlay of multiple videos

I am trying to overlay multiple videos on a base video, the videos get overlaid but the audio of the primary base video is lost. Also, if I want to add more videos what steps need to be taken? ...
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Audio over RDP choppy, even on a Gb LAN connection. WHY?

Is there no way to get decent, discernible audio over RDP? I'm just remoting from one machine to another on a Gb LAN and it's still so choppy I cannot watch a YouTube video. Why is this and is there a ...
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Can I create a webradio without having to broadcast from Winamp?

First, sorry if the question is off-scope of this community (let me know where is the right place to ask), but i'm in a headache about this. In several documentations of Ice/Shoutcast, aside the ...
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FFMPEG: How can I combine multiple video files into one and replace audio with new audio file

I have a question about ffmpeg I have many shot mp4 video file and one mp3 audio (example: 1 hour long ) I want to combine random mp4 video file to one output file (length match mp3 length) and ...
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Mute new tabs by default in Firefox

Firefox has an option to mute a tab. Particularly useful when a misbehaved website opened in a background tab suddenly starts playing a video with sound. Is it possible to tell Firefox to open new ...
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Microphone generates sound in headphones

This might be a little weird problem but i have tested it with 3 different headsets and it occures each time. All of them are usb, one of them is wireless. So everytime some app uses microphone (TS, ...
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Bluetooth Compatibility issue between Radio with 2.1 and headphones with 4.2

need your suggestion on resolving an audio issue between the built-in radio on my motorbike Triumph 1200 Trophy SE (with BT 2.1 + EDR, A2DP enabled) and my intercom INTERPHONE URBAN (with BT 4.2, A2DP ...
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FFMEG won't transcode from 7.1 AAC to 7.1 eAC3

Have been trying to convert my video files from AAC to eAC3. I don't have Adobe Media Encoder, and am trying to do this with FFMPEG. Any help is Note: I have copies of the following software that ...
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Can Windows 10 work with headphone remotes?

I'm running Windows 10 on my MacBook Pro but the headphone remote on my Beats Solo 2 doesn't do anything. In OS X, the remote works like how it would with an iPhone (press once to pause song, twice to ...
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Editing audio files from command line

I'm writing some tools to clean id3 tags in audio files, and I'd like to generate test data from real mp3's. What I want to do is remove all audio data (or even just trim it down to 1 sec would be ...
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what is the -not so important- windows features and services that can be stopped? [closed]

I'm building my laptop as a sound module for performing live on stage. the specs itself is pretty decent, but then I need to reduce all bottleneck if possible. What I know I'll need is ASIO sound, ...
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Bluetooth handsfree better quality

Is some how posibble to get better audio quality sound when bluetooth headphones are on hands-free mode? Because when is only audio, sound qaulity is good (16bit 44kHz), but when i need talk through ...
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Audio sounds really bad after installing Windows 7

This might be a bit of an unusual question, but I used to have windows 8.1 for the past three years on an HP Envy dv7 Laptop (it came preinstalled). Playing music in Windows Media Player used to work ...
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House Of Marley On Ear Headphones: poor audio on right ear, what might be wrong?

My House Of Marley On Ear Headphones with one button mic are giving out a poor, fuzzy low volume for stereo particularly the right ear. Is this because of the built in mic funtion or wiring, or both. ...
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How to permanently install Realtek HD Audio Drivers

When I updated to Windows 10 the audio quality for none Windows applications dropped a lot. I fixed this by downloading a different version of realtek audio drivers and then running the .exe thus ...
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Can I use the microphone from a USB headset and audio from speakers?

I have a USB headset and 2 speakers set up on my desktop, and I want to use the mic from the headset without using the audio from it. The headset only has one side, and I need both to do what I'm ...
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Can I assign a USB audio device to the list of recording devices in Windows 7

A friend of mine gave me his old Mbox 2 Mini so that I could plug in my condenser mike, and use it as the default mike when making a video with my Logitech HD Pro Webcam C920. It is a USB device, ...
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BLE device usage probability in United States in a car audio system

I am working on a module where an iOS app detects the nearby BLE devices. Specifically in a car. Goal is to find the distance between the device and the car audio system using the RSSI value generated ...
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USB Microphone Beeping (please help)

I few days ago I got my Razer Seiren in the mail. The audio its self is fine but whenever I record, open my video editor, play a video game, watch youtube/desktop videos while its plugged in it makes ...
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Increase video *and* audio playback speed without losing quality

I'm speeding up a video by 2x with this command: ffmpeg -i input.mp4 -r 50 -vcodec mpeg4 -filter:v "setpts=0.5*PTS" -filter:a "atempo=2" output.mp4 However, the output quality is very low. I used -...
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Sound card diagnosis

I have a Dell Optiplex 780 running Win 10. When I first started using it sound was OK, but now the volume level is so low through my external speakers that the only way I hear sound is through the ...
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Windows | Two audio streams from movie through different audio outputs?

I have an issue where I want to output different audio streams from a movie to different outputs. One audio stream is the original movie audio, the other is a dubbed translated version. My PC is ...
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Location of Recorded Audio of Keynote Presentation on OSX

So, as you may or may not know, you can record yourself as you give a Keynote presentation and play it back later. You can export the presentation to a movie and then you get the audio on top of ...
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How to revert Windows 10 audio quality to that of Windows 7?

I recently updated from Windows 7 to Windows 10 on the free update. Ever since, the audio quality of 3rd party applications such as games and Spotify has been very poor. However, all the windows 10 ...
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FFmpeg and HLS multiple audio renditions

I'm trying to use FFmpeg to produce an HLS playlist which contains multiple audio renditions, but I cannot get the audio & video tracks to sync together. Here is the scenario: Suppose I have 2 ...
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Audio pitch seems to have been artificially made higher - without changing speed?

I have a 3gp video file that I'm working with. The audio in the file appears to have been artificially made higher - but without changing the speed (i.e. audio and video tracks are still in sync and ...
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Win10 Global Mute not Muting Chrome

We have a Home Theater PC running Win10. The global mute works fine for all apps except Chrome and MS Edge (not sure about Firefox). For example Media Player Classic will mute, but YouTube in the ...
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HDMI IN mutes all computer sounds

my computer mutes all sounds when my HDMI in is active a few months ago this wasn't so i guess NVIDIA patched it in their hardware, I'm not sure i there a way to disable it? so my computer will keep ...
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ffmpeg Audio Conversion m4a to wav - file size bloat

While converting audio files from *.m4a to *.wav using ffmpeg (and other audio converters - I've tried a few and cannot remember but they were worse) the file size increases by a lot (10x). original ...
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Combining multiple WAV files into a single MP3

I'm trying to combine a number of wav files into a single mp3. The simplest command I can come up with is this: /usr/bin/avconv \ -y \ -i input1.wav \ -i input2.wav \ -i input3.wav \ -i input4.wav \ -...
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Yu yureka Headphone Music error [migrated]

I have a yu yureka with cyanogen 12.Headphones worked fine until yesterday while i was hearing music but suddenly it stopped i even restarted,Headphones work fine sound also works through headphones ...
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Is there any advantage to not using max volume? [duplicate]

Heyo folks, No one likes their ears blown off by loud music. I've noticed a side-habit of mine: I lower the volume of all volume controls related to playback down to ~90%, (e.g. Windows main volume, ...
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Adding Groove Music into “Open with” popup

I’m transferring files and music from old audio cassettes to CD-R. With Voice Recorder in Windows 10, I rip them onto the hard drive. Later, I burn them to a CD-R. Using Cyberlink Power2Go 10, I ...
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Listen to same audio using two bluetooth headphones

I recently bought two bluetooth headphones for me and my wife. They both work perfectly. We decided to use them last night to watch a stream on the main PC to not disturb the kids sleeping on the ...
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Realtek sound does not show anywhere even through it is one

Realtek sound control does not show up anywhere, i got sound and if you plug in headphones a dialog box will pop up but there isnt anywhere to change the sound settings can you fix this problem so i ...
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Mute left/Right channel in windows

I am developing an application which requires me to mute left/right individually while listening to continuous audio output via headphone/earphone. I have tried the following options in windows 7, 8,8....
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USB Gaming headset input catches output sound

i just bought a plantronics rig 500e i couldn't figure out why microphone input catches everything that goes through from output. For example, when i listen to a music or even when someone in a voice ...
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It is a possible to do Programatically System recognizes Earphones are connected Properly or not in asp.net

It is a possible to do Programatically system recognize Earphones are connected properly or not if they are not connected properly and raise the error message like "Connect Earphones properly" how can ...
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Multiplayer MMO and playback for an audience [closed]

I have an interesting challenge for the Superuser Elite. I'm setting up a 4 user LAN for an MMO in my basement. In addition to this, I'd like to mount a big screen LCD television on my wall for others ...
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Combo port microphone not detected on headset

Sorry for the bad title. I'm not sure if this belongs in this area of Stack Exchange, but I wasn't sure where else to put it. I just bought a Dell Inspiron 15 7559. At first when I bought it, it came ...
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How do I play audio though jackd from console?

OSS | play ALSA | aplay PulseAudio | paplay JACK | ? What tool can I use to test if jackd is properly configured and make it play something?
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Dell Optiplex 780 sound driver windows 10 low volume

I upgraded my Dell Optiplex 780 from Win 7 to Win 10. Everything works fine except even with audio volume at 100% the sound is ...