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How do I convert a S3M file to MP3?

I tried to use ffmpeg to convert this S3M file http://modarchive.org/index.php?request=view_player&query=34641 into MP3, but it plays incorrectly. It sounds like the music is coming from the ...
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My PC is automatically lowering the volume on my pc

I recently purchased a pair of JBL Pebbles speakers and have set them up to my pc. However, my pc is automatically lowering the volume. I have tried to turn all communications off, but the problem ...
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Audio plays from both speakers and headphones

My motherboard is a Gigabyte GA-H170-D3HP, which uses the Realtek HD Audio Manager. I'm on Windows 10 Education x64. I have both speakers and headphones plugged into my computer, and I only use one ...
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5.1 speakers messed and reverted on Windows 7

I have Windows 7, using i5-4690's HDMI out to send 5.1 audio to my Denon 391XP receiver. I was gonna increase volume on Denon's remote controller, and by mistake I hit a button that changed its input....
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Can I set VLC media player to perminantly reverse stereo?

Is there any way to change the default stereo setting to reverse stereo? I know about audio->stereo->reverse stereo, but that is not exactly permanent. Not only does it not save the setting during ...
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Windows 10 will change music volume constantly

I'm trying to talk to friends on discord and play music at the same time. The music volume will raise so it's way too loud I can't hear anything else, but when I turn it down it lowers the music ...
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Why does plugging headphone jack in stop internal speakers to working (even after headphones are unplugged)?

I recently bought a Dell latitude E6420 i5-2520M 8GB and I am experiencing a very annoying issue with the speakers. The sound coming from the laptop's internal speakers works until I plug the ...
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Separate output for different audio devices on Linux Mint

I’m new to Linux. On Windows, I was able to have a dual audio output; one for my headphone and one for my regular speakers, both playing different audio at the same time. My question is: Can I do the ...
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ASUS ROG laptops with AudioWizard MAXX not working - Is there a solution?

This is a long question, but I tried to explain everything in details. On the internet there are plenty of threads about this issue, but there is no clear solution. What is AudioWizard MAXX? It's ...
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How to sync video (with dropped frames) with its separately recorded audio?

Video where frames get dropped: procvid.StartInfo.Arguments = "-rtbufsize 1500M -f image2pipe -r 25 -i pipe:.bmp -vcodec libx264 -r 25 C:\\onlyvideo.avi" Audio is recorded simultaneously with video:...
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Can I losslessly increase the volume of an MP3 file?

I want to increase the volume of some MP3 files that I have. Is there a way to do this in a lossless way (without re-compressing the MP3 file and hence decreasing its quality)?
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Virtual Audio Cable and skype

I need a way to send computer sound AND microphone sound through Skype. I have had a set up in the past that involved using Virtual Audio Cable and like 3 or 4 instances of its repeaters, but I have ...
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Audio and video are very chunky when they are merged by ffmpeg for live streaming

I'm now trying to live stream rawvideo and PCM audio through RTMP by using FFMPEG. I could make it work when I publish them with separate streams but when I put them together into a single stream, ...
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Headphones and speakers connected on the rear | Simultaneously sound

I have connected my headphones to the rear green port, and speakers to the rear black port. I want to use both of them just as simple 2:1 stereo, to play Simultaneously the same sound in headphones ...
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My inbuilt microphone is not recording me, but picks up sounds that aren't there

So, I'm running Windows 10 (not sure what build) but I was trying to record some footage on Sony Vegas, and realized that it wasn't recording any audio. At first I thought it was a problem with Vegas ...
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Laptop audio through headphones is briefly through both ears before switching to one ear

Any pair of headphones I plug into my laptop's audio jack only has the audio come through its right side. I've read this thread and tried all of the tests mentioned in the original post to confirm ...
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Razer Dark Shark issue with microphone noise and IPhone incompatibility

Ηello I own a Razer Dark Shark headset. Ever since I bought it, I have issues with the microphone which makes a very loud and anoying noise with the slightest of movement. For instance, when I'm ...
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How to get sound out of my monitor

I have an old dell monitor that is not HDMI but does have DVI. I bought a LeapfrogTv console for my son after reading a few reviews which said the console comes with earphone jack as the monitor does ...
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How to change audio output type to headphones?

I have headphones* that Windows (7 Professional) shows as "Speakers" (see screenshot) instead of "Headphones". Therefore (I assume) it does not offer the "Headphone virtualization" enhancement (see ...
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Google Chrome not detecting Headset and Web cam in Kali Linux

My current version of your Kali Linux is(#cat /etc/issue) Kali GNU/Linux Rolling \n \l I am using google chrome from root user using this command gksu -u ysr google-chrome (there is another user ...
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How to compress audio track in to another track in ffmpeg

I'm trying to correct some volume issues on a couple movies. some of my movies have audio from 5.1 surround playing from stereo speakers, causing the volume to be really quiet for dialog and loud for ...
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Strange Windows 8 and 10 issue

I'm having a strange issue on both Windows 8 and Windows 10. I think it might be to do with services not responding properly. Here are my symptoms: Sound delay/lag. Every sound plays with a slight ...
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Disable windows 10 volume control

This has got to be the most annoying addition in Windows 10. Half the time it covers the back button in some browser or bookmark. What's worse is when there's a fullscreen application running. ...
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understanding mixer_paths.xml file entries

I have a Zenwatch 2, smartwatch capable of acting as a bluetooth headset, it has speaker and mic - Knight Rider like phoning is possible. Unfortunately the sound on bluetooth is not good, like ...
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Nircmd | Setting Volume | set specified volume amount (*/100)

Nircmd is like a variable to windows already built-in cmd and comes along with great informative, most especially brief documentation. SETTING VOLUME (commands) changesysvolume change ...
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While play audio from phone via bluetooth, I need to keep windows (system tray) media play on top of other windows

I play music through my pc from my phone via bluetooth. I am looking for a setting to keep the windows media player on top of all windows. I am also looking to control player with media keys or ahk ...
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Is there a bluetooth adaptor that can take audio in via cable and transmit to headsets via bluetooth?

Sorry if the title is confusing and that is why I have created a little diagram. Basically I am trying to connect my Bluetooth headsets to my computer but since, I don't have native Bluetooth device ...
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Bluetooth speaker connects and then disconnects on my PC (windows 7)

I have been trying to connect my bluetooth speaker with my Windows(7) PC . I have Ubuntu as well (as dual boot) and the speaker just connects fine in that OS. But with Windows it does not connect. I ...
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Create video file with multiple audio tracks?

I have an animated movie in three different languages. The picture is exactly the same for each langauge, only the audio is different. I want to merge all these files into one, so that I have a ...
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Speaker producing buzzing noise like tearing on ubuntu 14.04, Lenovo Y500 [closed]

I am using a dual boot win 10 and Ubuntu 14.04 My speaker works fine on Win 10 but produces buzzing/tearing sound always on Ubuntu. However My headphones work fine with Ubuntu. Thanks in advance
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How to adjust volumes in a multi-point Lync call?

In multi-point conference calls, volumes of the participants tend to be random. For example: A participant may have a more sensitive microphone (or higher gain) than others. When this participant ...
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How to completely remove audio channels from video

Telegram displays soundless MP4s as GIFs. How can I completely remove audio from my MP4 files? I tried Filmora but it only detaches audio. While exporting it still includes silenced audio channels.
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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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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

I have an amplifier, which I use as a speaker. I have a few pairs of headphones. They all behave differently. This started happening when I first changed my graphics card and monitor cable to DVI ...
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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 audio-...
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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? [closed]

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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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 I'...