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0answers
35 views

My bluetooth headset just wouldnt connect to my desktop PC

I am using XTREME technology branded bluetooth headset. Though I am able to successfully pair and connect this headset with my mobile, I am unable to do the same with my XP desktop PC. I have inserted ...
0
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0answers
21 views

HD Audio codec dump from Windows XP SP2

I have win xp running on my Apple Macbook Air 1,1 (early 2008), with Bootcamp and all the stuff working properly (in particular, I'm interested in the internal microphone) I'd like to get a codec ...
1
vote
1answer
110 views

C:\System Volume Information\_restore{6E3D25DD-2E98-4D88-BAA4-DA84E0DB2D6D}\RP126

After running disk space analyser , I found a large folder on C labeled :C:\System Volume Information_restore{6E3D25DD-2E98-4D88-BAA4-DA84E0DB2D6D}\RP126 . and it occupy a big space on the partition . ...
0
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0answers
38 views

How To Hear From USB Microphone To Monitor Speakers In Windows XP [duplicate]

I have an Audio Technica ATR2100-USB device, and I want to hear myself through my speakers. But every time I plug the device in, the microphone sound won't go through. The only way I can hear myself ...
0
votes
2answers
398 views

How do you switch between HDMI sound and analogue sound in XP?

I have dual monitors on an XP SP2 system: one connected to the VGA port, the other on the HDMI port. Normally analogue sound is chosen but I can fiddle with the device drivers to get sound on the HDMI ...
0
votes
0answers
21 views

PI945GZD audio not working

I have an old Mercury MOBO PI945GZD. The problem is that windows XP does not detect the built-in audio device though linux detects it well and has no problems. Any help would be appreciated.
3
votes
1answer
105 views

How do I stop the + and - keys from adjusting volume?

My computer had a problem and we took only the system unit in to have it fixed. Ever since I got it back my + and - keys control the volume of the speakers of my monitor. I do not want it to do that. ...
0
votes
0answers
94 views

Oracle VM 4.3 plays only choppy sound in XP guest

I have Windows 7 installed and updated to the newest version of Oracle VirtualBox, which currently is 4.3. I had the same problem on 4.2 and this was the reason why I updated in the first place. The ...
1
vote
0answers
95 views

New Laptop Win XP Audio driver and alternatives

I'm looking for an alternative on how to make audio work on a laptop with XP that probably has no audio driver available: I installed Win XP on a new Packard Bell Easy Note TE11BZ laptop for a ...
1
vote
1answer
32 views

BSOD When Running Most Programs That Have The Option of a Microphone

The problem is that whenever I open a program that involves something with a microphone, my computer blue screens, with the file causing the trouble being sfng32.sys. I have looked up this problem ...
0
votes
0answers
11 views

Windows XP - Simultaneous audio HDMI and Onboard output [duplicate]

I have seen many many people mention that audio coming from two audio devices at the same time is possible on Windows XP. However, I have no idea how any one is (or was) achieving that. I have a Dell ...
0
votes
0answers
126 views

svchost.exe runs wild when watching movies online

One of my svchost.exe runs wild when I watch movies online, 5 or so minutes after the movie starts running. Then, in Task Manager, the CPU use percentage indicator shoots up to 100% and stays there. ...
2
votes
2answers
154 views

Need a video format that will play on Windows XP/7 out of the box

I am distributing an exe file that contains a video that needs to be able to be played on Windows XP & Windows 7 without ANY other software or codecs installed. This includes Windows Media Player, ...
1
vote
2answers
530 views

Cannot install sound and display driver without Windows xp service pack 3

I have already installed Windows XP Service Pack 3 and downloaded the sound and display driver from the manufacturer website but when I try and install it, I get an error message that it was not ...
0
votes
2answers
116 views

Sound plays on Windows XP but not on windows 7

I wrote a program in Turbo Basic in 1993 that uses the PLAY command. It works fine opening a DOS window in Windows XP and playing the different pitched PC beeps. However in Windows 7, although the DOS ...
0
votes
0answers
359 views

audio and video playback is glitchy and choppy

I have an inspiron 1420 which I had reverted from vista back to good old xp pro. I have literally been searching for an answer to this problem for the past (at least) 2 weeks. I can't play any audio ...
1
vote
0answers
211 views

Splitting sound inputs between left and right channels in windows 7

is there any way of assigning specific line-in feeds to one side of a speaker system, using freeware/opensource software? I have, 3 computers, A and B have output from their headphone sockets to each ...
0
votes
3answers
585 views

Any difference between green line-out connection on back and front of PC?

On my Windows XP PC, there is a green line-out connection for jacks at both the back and the front. Is there any technical difference between both of these, or are the both effectively the same and ...
3
votes
1answer
5k views

Redirect audio from laptop to desktop over LAN

I want to be able to play a song on my laptop and have it sound through my desktop's (infinitely better) speakers. If you're familiar with Input Director: I want something that is to audio what Input ...
1
vote
0answers
241 views

MacOS host microphone not working on WindowsXP guest VirtualBox

I need my guest Windows XP to work with the host MacOS's microphone. It all seems to be configured properly, but no audio is captured by XP. Why is that? System Configuration: Host: MacOS 10.7.4 ...
0
votes
1answer
122 views

How to prevent sound being sporadically choppy when playing Amiga games on WinUAE?

I find that when playing Amiga games in WinUAE, the sound goes choppy for no apparent reason. Sometimes this happens right away when starting emulation, other times sound is fine for a while then ...
1
vote
2answers
2k views

Sound stutters in Chrome. How do I revert to a previous version of Flash?

The sound has started to stutter on last.fm, Grooveshark, and Youtube. How do I revert to an old version of Flash? I tried downloading one of these files, but they were only for Linux: ...
-1
votes
1answer
108 views

Soundtest works, but no other sounds and windows starts very slowly

So suddenly all sounds on my computer stopped working expect the sound test works, but when I go to control panel and audio it says there's no audio device. And audio players and audio on website ...
-1
votes
1answer
30 views

In windows XP I need a free program to take two audio channels and export them as one for video streaming. Any ideas? [closed]

I'm basically going to be streaming what comes through the TV through a pinnacle capture card, what comes from skype, and then what comes from my microphone and I need these three audio tracks to be ...
2
votes
0answers
119 views

mic controlling all sound | can't use audio without mic on (feedback)

Internal mic on thinkpad x201 (XP) has screeching feedback. When the mic is turned mute (no way to totally disable), the result: nothing at all can be heard even though other features are not ...
1
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2answers
112 views

Audio disappeared [closed]

I'm trying to fix a friend's computer. He's somehow managed to disable/uninstall all audio drivers. (The speakers work, as testing with an Ubuntu Live CD demonstrates.) Control Panel > Printers ...
0
votes
0answers
226 views

Extended Firefox use causes my sound to cut out

I have Dell PC, and I use Windows XP. After using Firefox for extended periods, my audio starts cutting out, as though someone is pressing play and pause continuously, and the mouse pointer lags. ...
1
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3answers
1k views

How I can prevent my headset's microphone from picking up an echo?

For working remotely, I recently bought a Logitech H390 so that I can communicate with my coworkers remotely from my WinXP machine using software integrated with our company's phone system. ...
0
votes
1answer
2k views

Windows XP: No audio, no master volume available or disabled, device and driver shows okay

I have here a Windows XP Prof machine (asus laptop A2D) with a onboard soundcard (Realtek AC97) that was working previously OK. On some moment the soundcard does not produces any sound and the most ...
5
votes
3answers
1k views

How do I lower the hardware volume? (volume too high)

I have a 4yo Dell laptop with Windows XP Pro (modern ones unfortunately don't have a physical volume knob), and lately I'm using my Apple earphones, because they have much better low frequency ...
3
votes
2answers
212 views

Does sound come out of both audio ports?

My computer has two headphone jacks, and I haven't been able to listen to both of them at the same time. Do both of them output the same sound?
1
vote
1answer
94 views

Audio starts to periodically skip

My audio starts to periodically skip. Sometimes it starts after one day, sometimes after a few days. When it skips, the audio, and the application playing it (Winamp, YouTube, MPlayer, etc), hangs for ...
0
votes
2answers
119 views

How to get audio output

I upgraded my laptop's processor and motherboard, but didn't check completely if it's working or not, because I was using another laptop. Now when I checked it, there was no audio output from it. I've ...
0
votes
1answer
252 views

Why is my Windows XP not allowing me to turn on sounds? [closed]

This started to happen few weeks ago: Every time I start up Windows, the global sound volume is set to muted. I was able to just click the muted button to un-muted and that was fine, until now: Now I ...
0
votes
1answer
485 views

How to fix Windows XP from muting sounds on every startup?

This started to happen few days ago: Every time I start up my computer, the global sound volume ("Playback") is set to muted (from the checkbox), in the sound control panel. So I have to open the ...
1
vote
3answers
915 views

How to track down the source of strange funny noise in Windows XP?

I have very strange issue of hearing a "froggy" sound from my Lenovo laptop built-in speakers on Windows XP every 20 to 30 seconds. If I turn down the volume, the sound is gone. Obviously, there is ...
2
votes
1answer
717 views

System sounds work and others don't

I have a problem where system sounds work (If I type a non-existant application/file into run, I hear a error sound) and when I test the sound with the Realtek HD Audio Manager, it also works, however ...
3
votes
1answer
2k views

No sound in any media player

No media player has any sound. If I try to play any video file there is only video, and no sound. This happens with Windows Media Player and Media Player Classic. I have K Lite Codec Pack version 8 ...
5
votes
1answer
2k views

Where can I find audio drivers for a Dell Dimension 3100?

I have an older Dell Dimension 3100, and when I put the service tag into Dell's site, it tells me that there are no drivers available for it. Searching the Dell support site produces similar results. ...
0
votes
1answer
170 views

Can't change volume in Windows Messenger

Recently in Windows Live Messenger, I can no longer change the volume during a voice/webcam call. The volume for both me and my other party are set to off (not muted), and cannot be moved. Other ...
8
votes
5answers
19k views

Virtual audio driver for Windows?

Is there any (possibly free or open-source) virtual WDM audio driver for Windows, with additional processing plugins, which would add one more layer between windows applications and actual sound ...
7
votes
4answers
6k views

How do I force single (only) channel audio in youtube/flash videos to play in both (left/right) channels?

Occasionally, I find Youtube videos that have only one audio channel (only left or only right); example video (left channel only). This is quite annoying, especially with headphones on, as I hear ...
0
votes
0answers
490 views

How can I use headphones and speakers at the same time with no front audio port? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to get headphones and speakers working at the same time? I want to use speakers and headphones at the same time to output sound, even if I have to change some ...
0
votes
0answers
379 views

Can't hear sound in Windows XP VM, running in Fedora VMware

I use Fedora 15 and VMware 8.0. In VMware, I have a Windows XP virtual machine. When I play sound in my VMware virtual Windows XP machine, I can't hear it. So in Fedora, I verified the PulseAudio ...
0
votes
1answer
62 views

Sound error on windows XP

I have a Acer Aspire One Happy2 Netbook and I am facing two problems when using Windows XP. When I boot to Windows XP SP3 Pro, I don't hear anything from my netbook after resuming from stand by or ...
2
votes
2answers
2k views

No playback devices on Windows XP

I don't see any playback devices in Windows XP. I've done my research on it but still no luck. I have seen and tried this solution: Click on Start and Run Type the following command and ...
2
votes
5answers
147 views

MP3 Program for bedtime mp3 player reading?

Is there any mp3 player which can be set to play a certain playlist of mp3s, and when the playlist ends, it turns the computer off? That way it could be used to play something while I sleep, and I ...
2
votes
2answers
1k views

No sound when I play a video with a media player, but there is sound when I watch videos with a web browser. How to solve this problem?

When I play a video with a media player, there is no sound. But when I watch videos on the Internet, there is sound. What's wrong with my computer? How to solve this problem? My system is windows XP.
0
votes
1answer
408 views

(Windows XP) Play sound from both front and rear headphone jacks

Is it possible to configure my computer such that it will play music from both the front and rear headphone jacks?
3
votes
2answers
1k views

Volume Compressor or Limiter for Windows

I listen to music on Last.fm on my computer but the volumes of the songs are all over the place when they stream. Sometimes you get a soft track, other times you get a really loud one that makes your ...