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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'...
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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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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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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 \ "[0:v]trim=0:10,...
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ffmpeg audio duration increase using atrim

I have video of duration 10 secs and with the help of following command i can trim and then concatenate it using following command: Video ffmpeg -y -i test_video.mp4 -filter_complex \ "[0:v]split=3[...
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No sound in lenovo yoga 2 except when connected to HDMI

I recently got a Lenovo Yoga 2 with windows 8 (now upgraded to windows 10), and apparently sound doesn't work; not through speakers, not through headphones, but only through HDMI. I have looked all ...
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Detect static on line-in port and automatically mute it?

I have a cheap VHF receiver connected to the line-in socket of my Windows 7 desktop so I can listen to it through my PC. Unfortunately the VHF often transmits bursts of static (even if I have the VHF ...
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Converting and playing of *.cvf format audio (samsung) files

I have some old audio *.cvf format (Samsung) files that I need to Convert and play. I do not find any player or converter who can do it. Does anybody have an idea ?
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Network Console doesn't show audio file loading, ever on localhost

My web page has a bunch of HTML elements on it that look like <audio> <source src="/audio/blah.mp3" type="audio/mpeg"> </audio> The URL is http:// not file://, ..... aha, I ...
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Why both my speaker only work when plugged directly into laptop?

I have some Logitech LS21 Speakers, when I plug them directly into my laptop (either a Lenovo or a mbp) both the speakers work; however, if I plug them into the subwoofer and then then I plug the ...
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Change audio output of Windows Phone to mono

I recently switched to a Windows Phone, specifically the Microsoft Lumia 640. I am deaf in my left ear and I know that the iPhone has a feature that allows you to set the output of your headphones to ...
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What is this TRRS jack which appears longer than the standard jack?

I recently purchased an USB thermometer. The USB device has a 3.5mm connector to receive the corresponding cable which has a 3.5mm jack on one end, and an actual temperature sensor on the other end. ...
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Bluetooth vs Wifi. Which one has more bandwidth? [duplicate]

I've been reading articles like this http://wrensound.com/should-my-wireless-audio-system-use-bluetooth-or-wifi/ I uses bluetooth to access my omni 10 harman kardon speaker. I am very disappointed ...
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Realtek audio, Logitec Subwoofer silent

I have an Asus Windows 10 PC with onboard Realtek audio (driver version 6.0.1.7687). I recently purchased Logitech Z313 speakers. I have good audio from the 2 satellites, but the subwoofer is dead ...
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Audio - ffmpeg produces high-pitched voices

I have a big video file and I'm using ffmpeg to get a smaller one. I work with the 2-pass ratecontrol and I'm using this simple command line ffmpeg -y -i file.mkv -c:v lix264 -b:v 900k -ac 2 -c:a aac ...
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Want: Different volume for headset compared to speakers in windows 10

I need the windows volume to be a lot louder when using speakers compared to using headphones. When I plug in headphones my ears die from the "you have plugged in headphones"-sound, and when I plug ...
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Why isn't the mic volume and receiving volume working?

When I join a group call, host a group call, or call the Echo/Sound Test Service my mic starts to increase in volume as I speak and the volume of my friends is maxed out. I can't lower it. The ...
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Sound issue wit tactic 3D rage headphone usb port/wire

I bought a new pair of headphones the other day (Tactic 3D rage, USB connected ones) and when i plug them in my computers installs neccesary files (only did ti the first time!), but when i try to run ...
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Issue with laptop headphones sound output

I just used my laptop to connect to a tv via a 3.5mm to RCA cable, then later plugged my headphones into my laptop to watch a video and discovered that I could hear the instrumental parts of tracks, ...
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ffmpeg cutting off most audio when adding metadata tags

I'm trying to add metadata id3v2.3 tags to some files I converted to mp3 using VLC media player. Here's the command I'm using: ffmpeg -i "100000A9.mp3" -id3v2_version 3 -write_id3v1 1 -metadata ...
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On a headless linux server, detect if inserted optical disk is audio disk

On a headless Linux server (latest fedora if this is of interest), how can I detect that the inserted optical disk is an audio disk, as opposed to a data disk or a video DVD? There is no desktop ...
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Set different audio channel outputs for different programs

is it possible to assign programs to only output there sound to a specific side? I.e. skype only uses the left speaker/headphone while chrome uses the right speaker/headphone?
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USB device STATUS_DEVICE_DATA_ERROR after reboot, what could be wrong?

It's about older hardware and software, for sure. But one thing I don't get that it is working at the first place and after a reboot it is no longer working. Kind of strange, I don't understand. It's ...
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How can I tell my Win10 PC to connect to my bluetooth headphones?

I've paired some headphones to my PC. I use these headphones for both my phone and my PC. I will frequently come home with my headphones connected to my phone and want to switch them to my PC. ...
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Headphone to line out

My laptop has a headphone out port. My PA wants a line in input. I've been looking for an adapter or a USB to line out. I haven't really found what I think I'm looking for. But then I don't know a ...
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ffmpeg filter_complex multiple filters mute and text

I have 2 ffmpeg commands working fine alone ffmpeg -i test_video.mp4 -vcodec libx264 -filter_complex "drawtext=fontfile=test.ttf:text=awesome:fontcolor=white:fontsize=20:x=0:y=10+th" test_video_text....