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Bluetooth headphones, multipoint, sound distortion during the conversation when listening music

I have Philips SHB8850 headset paired with Android 5.1.1 and computer Windows 10 with Bluetooth driver version Microsoft 10.0.10586.212 (in Bluetooth Settings> Hardware> SHB8850> Properties> Driver). ...
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Spotify ads are very too loud comparing to the music volume

I recently installed Spotify on my PC. I'm listening music approximately at half of the volume bar. When an ad starts, this is terribly too loud comparing to the music volume. Probably twice ...
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Audio not working with Logitech G930 headset with Arch Linux

I have recently installed Arch Linux via Architect and came across a problem with my headset. I don't get any audio from my headset except system beeps. I can still control the volume with the ...
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HDMI auto switching feature

Is there any option to auto switch to the monitor after connecting to it via HDMI cable in Gnome desktop environment. I know that it's available in Windows and the audio switches to the monitor's ...
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MPC broke my Windows 10 audio

I've been a happy user of Windows 10 for some 6 days. Recently I've discovered that my fav media player VLC has much worse audio quality than any built-in Windows tool, e.g. Groove I've decided to ...
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How to create script to change audio device in SIP Phone on Windows 7

I hope I am posting in the right place, if there is somewhere more suitable, please point me in the right direction! Here is the picture describing what I want to accomplish with a hotkey or a ...
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How to play a movie listening to two sound tracks simultaneously?

I have movie files with multiple audio tracks (in the MKV container). I want to watch a movie while sending one language to the speakers (for the kids) and another language to the headphones (for ...
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Each network operation causes sound interference

Recently I found that each network operation (like opening web pages in browser or loading old ones) causes sound corrupt (digital interference) in listening music or watching video (with sound). ...
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Audio over displayport suddenly stopped working

I used to connect my Surface Pro 3 via DisplayPort to my LG display, playing the sound though the LG. Today when I tried to connect the Surface it didn't worked. I checked if somehow the default ...
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How do I turn off the sound Windows 10 makes when I plug in headphones?

I usually wear headphones at my computer. Every time I plug them in, however, a deafening sound plays through them. How can I remove this sound? p.s. This is less important, and if you don't know ...
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HDMI->VGA adapter prevents me getting sound from my laptop

My laptop only has HDMI out and the external monitors I have access to here (including a projector) are old VGA-only. I have a HDMI->VGA adapter but when I use this I lose any sound output from the ...
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How to remove silence at the beginning and end of a file with ffmpeg?

Some earlier threads said that the silenceremove filter doesn't support trimming silence from the end? is this still the case? My audio is lossless so I don't need to streamcopy or anything fancy ...
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Native Instruments Maschine Mikro and Linux

After searching a solution wherever I could, I'm resigned to ask it myself. I'm the owner of a Maschine Mikro MKII from Native Instruments and, some months ago, I switched to Ubuntu Gnome (under 15.10 ...
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How to “speaker fill” or “ Stereo upmix” (same sound to all 5.1 speakers) Xonar U5?

I Have Xonar U5 connected to my computer via USB and there are 2x2.1 and a separate center speaker all connected to Xonar U5 with 3.5mm. It all works fine except for one very annoying fact that I ...
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Laptop with 1 audio jack and headset with 2 seperate cables?

I have a laptop, but my laptop have only one audio jack. So i would like to know and ask, is it possible to connect ONLY the microphone from the headset to the audio jack on my laptop and speaking ...
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Disabling “System and compressed memory” (ntoskrnl.exe)

I am very exhausted by this. This program is destroying my computer. I have an ASUS G750 series laptop, which has 16gbs of RAM and a haswell i7 inside it. It is just a year old. I upgraded from ...
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Troubleshoot audio issue

My audio just stopped working without any reason(?) earlier today. I have uninstalled my audio drivers, restarted the PC, installed latest ones and restarted the PC and it still does not work. I got ...
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Serious amount of bluescreens when using Ableton Live 9.2.1 on Windows 10/8.1

Today I wanted to have another studio session using Ableton Live, but my PC kept me from it. I had be working for around half an hour when I got the first bluescreen, SYSTEM_SERVICE_EXCEPTION it said. ...
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USB to Aux with headphones

I recently bought this USB to Aux connector, hoping it could be used with my headphones (the aux port on computer is broken): Link However, Windows will not recognize it, and I cannot find anything ...
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Audio not working on windows 10 Pro after I connect the headset microphone

I have windows 10 Pro 64-bit. The audio from in built laptop speakers is OK. When I connected a headphone which has mic with 35mm jack on my laptop, no sound coming out from my headphone or in-built ...
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usb sound card not loading arch linux

I have the following /etc/modprobe.d/alsa-base.conf: alias char-major-116 snd alias snd-card-2 snd-usb-audio alias snd-card-1 snd-hda-intel alias snd-card-0 snd hda-intel options snd cards_limit=3 ...
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How to select the left audio channel with ffmpeg and downmix to mono?

I have an old "stereo" movie as a mp4 file. The sound is only in the left channel, the right channel is silent. I'd like to use ffmpeg to copy the video stream : ffmpeg -hide_banner -i video.mp4 ...
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Linux Mint - No Sound

I'm currently using Linux Mint 17.3 Rosa and when I installed it in the first place months ago the sound and everything worked fine. It still does in fact, the problem is that none of the system sound ...
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How do I connect old surround sound to new PC?

How can I connect my old 5.1, HiFi surround sound system (with them AV audio connectors [red and white]) to my new PC (with 3.5mm audio ports) so that the full 5.1 surround sound will work? I have ...
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How does my iPhone know which headphone cable I plug in? [migrated]

When I plug in my Apple EarPod earphones, my phone sets the volume to whatever it was the last time, but when I plug in the auxiliary cable in my car (just a simple jack, no fancy infotainment system) ...
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certain sound stops untill i replug usb headphones

i have steelseries siberia v2 illuminated usb headphones and recently i noticed sound stopping until i replug, and sometimes its only specific sound eg: when i'm playing league of legends and on a ...
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Set windows audio volume to fixed 100%

I have my PC connected to an external amplifier and want to prevent any application from adjusting the master volume. Is this possible?
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Use browser's audio output as a mic

I am looking for a way in Windows 10 to pass audio from my browser into another program like it was a mic. Ideally, I would like to be able to use my mic as normal as well (I can do this with VAC, I'm ...
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Convert all audio output to 5.1 surround sound on the fly? [closed]

Are there any software/driver solution on Windows to convert stereo audio files ( or just all audio output in general) to 5.1 surround sound on the fly? If there is no standard settings to enable nor ...
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My Rapoo BT headset S500 wont turn on without connceted to a power cord or laptop

I connected my Rapoo S500 Bluetooth Headset to my laptop via the provided USB cable so I could use the headset while it charges. Now, when I disconnect the USB cable from my laptop, the headset will ...
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<object type=“audio/x-wav”> does not play sound when tab in Chrome is inactive

Nagios network monitor plays an alert if there is a problem: <object type="audio/x-wav" data="/nagios3/media/3.wav" height="0" width="0"> <param name="filename" ...
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No sound from Linkskey LDV-302 KVM to speakers

Using a Linkskey LDV-302 KVM to operate two computers. XP 32 and Windows 7 x64. It's a great little tool but I cannot for the life of me figure out how to get sound from the XP to play through the ...
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MacBook Pro (Retina, Mid 2012) - Audio sounds strange and have low quality

The Audio hasn't sound right in my Macbook since the day I installed the movavi screen-capture program. I have: Uninstalled the program. Uninstalled movavi sound grabber, that was still left in the ...
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Video streaming lags and creates audio buzz

To begin with, I need to state that I have actually done search on this. All I could find were various solutions that didn't apply to me, and in the end it seemed like it is very specific to ...
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combo audio jack is receiving and outputting audio at the same time

i recently bought a hp laptop with windows 10 installed. i use the audio jack to connect my guitar to laptop and use amp simulator software. before this hp laptop i had a lenovo which had the same ...
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Choppy Audio in Car Stereo

Okay I am not sure that if this is a question that I can ask here, feel free to move this to another forum if its not. Now I am facing a weird problem, disks that I burn on my PC to play on my car ...
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Can't control volume for bluetooth headset on Windows

Problem If I start my computer I can hear sound with my bluetooth headset and I can control the volume/mute the sound. But often, if I reconnect the bluetooth headset without restarting computer, I ...
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i want to broadcast the audio (livestream) from pc 1 “line in” through pc 2 via network “LAN”

i want to broadcast(livestream) the audio from pc 1 "line in" through pc 2 via network "LAN" because i have no available built in audio interface in pc 2..
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Audio Jack detection backwards

I have a HP Envy with widows 7. The external speakers not working. When I plug in the headphones Beats Audio says 'You just unplugged a device from the audio jack' , when I unplug the headphones it ...
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Audio Jack Detection

I have a HP Envy with widows 7. The external speakers not working. When I plug in the headphones Beats Audio says 'You just unplugged a device from the audio jack' , when I unplug the headphones it ...
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Can't play sound (Windows XP SP3)

I can't hear any sound from my PC speaker. I have tried installing the driver, enable the service and there is still no sound. However when I switch to use external speaker it works. I thought my PC ...
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Ubuntu doesn't recognize audio cd

I have an external dvd-writer which used to work pretty fine it was just an ordinary dvd-writer. Yesterday while I was importing some music from an audio cd using Exile, I had to stop the process. ...
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Are motherboard's audio jacks protected from incoming signals?

Are they protected or not? Or it depends from one motherboard to another? For incoming signal I mean a common audio signal, such as headphones output.
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Loud beeping noise when USB port is used with dongle

I currently have a Msi latop and i often use a wireless controller that uses a dongle. Whenever i place the dongle in a different usb port along with my mouse or in some cases randomly i lose the ...
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I bought a new gaming headset and the microphone receives the signal that the headphones receive. How to solve this?

So I bought a new headset, Genesis H11, and when I connect both microphone and headphones, it acts as if what I listen in the headphones is transmitted to the microphone. The other players on the ...
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What is forcing my music files to open with the wrong program?

Something is resetting the music file associations on my Windows 8.1 computer and I want it to stop. I want music to open with VLC Media Player but something continually resets it to open with a ...
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Connecting a smartlav+ microphone to a computer through a sound card adapter

I am trying to connect a smartlav+ microphone to a computer. When connecting the mic directly to the computer or to a mobile phone using the audio jack, the mic records perfectly. When trying to use ...
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Making a Program louder

I want to make a program louder. Usually, this should be a pretty simple task, but I don't seem to be able to do it. My problem is, that the sound of Teamspeak is very low, so I have to crank up my ...
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Automatically extract ALL audio streams from a video file into separate files?

I have a .mov video file, for which ffprobe/avprobe reports: $ avprobe -show_streams test.mov Stream #0.0(eng): Video: dvvideo, yuv420p, 720x576 [PAR 64:45 DAR 16:9], 28811 kb/s, PAR 236:162 DAR ...
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Music loses quality when playing at the same time

well the problem is that when i play a steam game for example, i usually listen to the radio, i use VLC for this, it works perfectly until i open the game. When i open the game apparently looks like ...