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Recoding volume very low when using RHA MA750i headset with Microsoft's Surface Book

I have an RHA MA750i headset which work perfectly as a headset with my Android phone, and to listen to music on my Core i7 Surface Book. However, when using them with Skype or Skype for Business on my ...
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Are there any command line programs that can add audio effects? [on hold]

I was wondering if there were any command line programs that work similar to ffmpeg, sox, or soundstrech in the way that you can preform functions via the command line. My goal is to be able to add ...
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Pulseaudio remixing handles subwoofer / center volume differently

I'm using pulseaudio on my debian system. My PC is connected to a 5.1 system. I enabled remixing, lfe remixing, channels, etc. in the pulseaudio configuration (speaker-test works perfectly). When I ...
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Windows 10 not responding to audio devices plugged into the front and back

I was testing overclocking settings earlier, and had a few restarts/crashes. Later, when things appeared to stabilize, I found out that there was absolutely no audio at all. SPDIF apparently works ...
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Use a TRRS aux port as analog video output

I found a 4 pin (TRRS) aux cable lying around with 3 RCA outputs (video and 2 channel audio. It was originally made for a Xbox 360. This got me to wondering: Would I be able to have video output ...
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Speaker Noise when CPU load is high or moving mouse

Alright, so, I have a problem, which fits into a lot categories, but never perfectly. I have an amplifier, which I use as a speaker. I have a few pairs of headphones. They all behave differently. ...
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Android media playback - mp3 (and ogg) sound is distorted from phone speakers

I have lately been converting audio cassettes to digital sound, using Audacity. I am successful with many of them, but I encounter a peculiar problem during some of these conversions, that no web ...
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How to troubleshoot microphone or audio recording not working in Windows 7?

I have the following problem on Windows 7. The built-in microphone of my laptop does not seem to be working. Either that (i.e. the mic hardware is not working), or it may be a software problem, i.e. ...
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FFMPEG Same Commands?

Is there any difference between these two commands for extracting audio from a video? ffmpeg -i input.mp4 -c copy -map 0:a output.wav ffmpeg -i input.mp4 -vn -acodec copy output.wav
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ap-linux in a vm, does this make sense?

AudioPhile Linux, a distro tailor made to play audio has interested me. However I don't consider it desktop-grade and I don't have a spare machine to use it with. Does it make sense to run ...
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Why don't I see my custom ringtone under Default Notification Sounds? [migrated]

I just got a Nexus 5X, currently running Android 6.0.1, and managed to get some custom mp3 ringtone files into the Ringtones folder on the phone. Under Settings > Sound & Notification, if I ...
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Windows Media Player Downmixing

I have an audio file which is currently 5.1 but don't want to lose any quality from downmixing or converting, but it would most likely only be played on stereo systems. What does Windows Media Player ...
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VXMBA bm-700 microphone low sound

My english is not the greatest, but I hope you can still catch what I'm trying to say. I recently bought a new desktop microphone for my pc, but When I was talking to my friends in skype they could ...
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Is it a good idea to get a sound card for gaming/listening to music/watching movies/etc? [on hold]

The title is quite self-explanatory so I'll end with the fact that I don't have any special speakers that are of 'high quality'. But I do have a headset worth $50 that sounds really nice, so if I were ...
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How to merge live video and audio streams

I'm sending a live stream of bitmaps to ffmpeg through standardin like this: proc.StartInfo.Arguments = "-rtbufsize 1500M -f image2pipe -r 25 -i pipe:.bmp -vcodec libx264 -r 25 C:\\test.avi"; The ...
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Windows 10 and Playback Sounds device defaults

My DELL laptop with Win10 is usually coupled to a HD Monitor with speakers. When I disconnect it and go mobile, Win10 doesn't automatically default to the laptop's own speakers??? Any ideas please ...
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FFMPEG - Combine multiple audio files and one video in to the multi language video

I've checked if there was a thread like this one, but seems like either there was none or i suck at searching. Anyways, to the the point. I wanted to create a video file with different audio tracks ...
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No sound from Cortana on Windows 10 (desktop)

For whatever reason, Cortana isn't making any sound (and yes, I am speaking to her). All the other audio works just fine, it's just that Cortana won't play any sound. I have the latest sound driver, ...
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youtube-dl | OUTPUT parameters | remove just the appended “-id” tag

win10_HomePremium_x64 youtube-dl_16.05.10 Since i'm using Windows, i've set an alias to use youtube-dl.exe ALIAS regedit > HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Command Processor new string ...
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Broke Headphone Jack ||| Merged With Speakers

I broke my headphone 3.5mm cable into my laptop, and after using glue and a cue tip, I was able to pull out the broken piece of headphone jack out. After that, I was no longer getting sound, so I did ...
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How to set default volume for microphone in startup in Win10

Every time I restart or shut down and then turn on my PC the volume of the microphone (in volume mixer) is set to high. Then I hear a bad noise (I think you call it coupled speakers, I'm apologize ...
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Is wireless headphone with impedance 55Ω convenient for Macbook Pro 2015?

I want to buy Wireless headphone for Macbook Pro 2015 : Resistance:55Ω Frequency Response Range:5-40000Hz Sensitivity:105±3dB Is the resistance value good for Macbook pro ? or Macbook pro's ...
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Mic is only picking up vibrations

Literally vibrations, when on the recording devices pane, the only way i can get the mic to show it is picking up audio is by tapping the headphones on my desk. I have uninstalled and reinstalled ...
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What programs in Windows 10 produce sounds?

In Windows 8 or 7 you could you see exactly what program makes sound, but how can I see that in Windows 10?
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Why do headphones/speakers go quiet when bass is played? [closed]

Its happened to everyone, your playing an awesome song, then the drop comes and everything goes quiet. Why is it that cheap headphones/speakers are unable to play low bass sounds? And why don't ...
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pulseaudio with x11 session

I am trying to pass sound over to x11 session using pulse-audio.I am using my embedded system as client.When i am trying to start pulse-audio using pulseaudio --start i am getting this error massages ...
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How can I connect to bluetooth headphones from command line?

I have a pair of bluetooth headphones that, when started (or restarted) don't always trigger my computer to automatically connect to them. In those cases I have to go into the sound menu, find the ...
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ffmpeg: .ogv to .mp4 - audio video not synchronized

I have a video in .ogv and want to convert it to .mp4 so I can upload it to youtube. I am trying ffmpeg for it: ffmpeg -i *.ogv -acodec libmp3lame -vcodec libx264 -crf 18 Windup-demo.mp4 After ...
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Creative Recon3D Fatal1ty no longer working on Windows 7

When building my Digital Audio Workstation three years ago, I chose a Creative Recon3D Fatal1ty sound card. It's worked just fine until the past few months, during which time it has begun having ...
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Windows only have 'speakers' as audio devices

I am currently using Lenovo which runs a Windows 7. The main problem is, when I am to change my audio device, since the sound goes through the speaker as well when earphone is plugged in, I couldn't ...
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How to deal with excessive audio latency

My audio latency is excessive. The discrepancy between video (through HDMI) and sound is like 1000 ms. I'm using bluetooth that fires to wireless omni 10 speaker. The only way I know to reduce ...
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VN7 792G Black Edition with windows 7

I have managed to install windows 7 on VN7 792G Black Edition. The last thing what's left is sound. Realtek ALC255 sound card is not recognized, but It is detected on PCI bus. I have been trying to ...
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Low Latency Audio Streaming

I'm trying to stream audio from a microphone using FFmpeg over a network to VLC, but I haven't been able to get the latency below about half a second, which is unacceptable for my purpose. I've been ...
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Volume hot keys: How can I configure the number of volume-steps on Debian?

I have a good DAC and a strong amplifier. I use Debian and sometimes I just can't get the volume gain to be as I wish to using the hot keys. I've noticed that each time I hit them, the volume ...
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How we can forwarding audio over X11

I am trying to study X11. It's working fine. My question is whether there is any option to forward sound over X11. I Googled about this, and found many answers like Pulse audio, pep refs. Can we ...
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Same Bluetooth Dongle - Different OS - Different Range

Background: My laptop has undergone a serious upgrading and turned into a project for me - part of this upgrade was to Take the optical drive bay out, install a second HDD and make it a hackintosh ...
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How to deal with ffmpeg streaming glitches

I'm currently recording a live audio stream with ffmpeg and I'm wondering how ffmpeg deals with glitches in the broadcast. To illustrate an example, ffmpeg is recording a live stream and for some ...
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How to ground a laptop which does not have an earth pin

I have a laptop which does not have an earth pin on its plug. Because of this whenever I try to record audio using an external microphone there is a terrible buzzing sound. How can I fix this problem ...
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VLC Resume Playing for Video not Audio

When I play a movie and quit vlc and reopen, it continues to play where i left off. This is indeed desirable. However, when I am listening to an album, I skip around and vlc remembers where I left off ...
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Accidentally removed own NTFS rights from volume in Windows 7

I am using Windows 7 and my hard drive is partitioned to C: and D: drives. Yesterday I tried to limit some permissions for other users to volume D and accidentally denied everything for group "Users" ...
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Speaker static unaffected by volume or audio input

I have a set of KRK Rokit 5 speakers (they are self powered studio monitors, probably about 5 years old. They have a fair bit of irregular buzzing/static noise. Not extremeley loud, but enough that ...
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How do I permamently, and *accurately* synchronize audio

I have a Japanese film with Japanese audio in mkv format, and English audio for the film in mka format, however the English audio is roughly 3.5 seconds too fast. I can drag both audio tracks into ...
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How can I arrange that my Geforce 9400 card can have sound

It uses to have sound just fine. Suddenly it no longer works. I search on internet. https://www.google.com/search?q=gt+9400+hdmi+no+sound&ie=utf-8&oe=utf-8 Everyone says that I need SPDIF ...
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Windows 10 - Sound settings for unilateral hearing loss

I have been deaf in my left ear since birth and I was wondering if there is a way to set up headphones so that the sound is combined into one channel. Microsoft used to have good support for this but ...
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Windows 10 loudness equalization release time keeps resetting

I turn on loudness equalization and then go to settings change the release time to short and click okay/apply and then I checked the settings again and the release time has changed back to where it ...
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How possible rebooting from Linux to Windows makes sound from headphones vanish?

I have Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit, dual booting with Linux Mint. The laptop is Asus X54C. The problem: Every time I reboot from Linux to Windows (Restart the computer while on Linux, and when GRUB ...
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Separate Audio and Video file playback

I want an audio file with a click track to play through my headphones for only me to hear, while a movie file with voice, sound effects, etc. plays through an attached monitor for an audience to hear. ...
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USB devices vs Chromebook close cover

I have a Chromebook, and I use a USB-based pair of headphones (high-quality ones). I listen to music on my Chromebook, but when I close the lid on my desk, music stops. I understand that all USB ...
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Zorin OS 11 Lite, No Sound Driver

Hello! I have an problem with Zorin OS 11 Lite, Fresh installation, and i can hear sound only with my Headphones! An Screenshot Here. Alsa, Installed. PulseAudio, Installed. kubanezi@AHG-CREW:~$ ...
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ffmpeg slow motion video with audio

I am able to do slow motion video using following command (found this at How to use slow motion effect in a specific time interval with ffmpeg): ffmpeg -i input.mkv -filter_complex \ ...