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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 -c:...
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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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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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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" value="/nagios3/media/3.wav"&...
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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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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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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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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 ...
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Windows 7 audio service isn't running

Recently I have problems in my audio systems. After startup, there is no sound in my computer. There is a notification in audio service isn't running. Then, I go to services.msc and in windows audio, ...
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FFMPEG - How to keep metadata while transcoding

Ffmpeg newbie here. I put together a command line that takes anything put into it and outputs audio in aac: for %%a in ("*.*") do ffmpeg -i "%%a" -vn -c:a aac -b:a 320k "Output\%%~na.aac" pause ...
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How to split audio from different sources into multiple simulated devices

The idea is to record a video by selecting a certain audio device just to record the game, but to still listen to skype/dolby/teamspeak and/or music. The only device I have is the on-board audio ...
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PC Speakers RFI. Is it still a thing?

I considering buy a logitech z213 to replace my really old edifier (about six years old). To edifier use to get some interference. They call it RFI apparently. So I googled to find out if z213 has ...
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HDMI not showing up as sound device

I am using nvidia. My PC connects to a TV that have sound. However, HDMI not showing up. This is the screenshot I have updated the driver As you see in the screenshot in nvidia settings, if I go ...
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Asus K501U buzzing sound?

Here's a strange one for you (or maybe i'm not that smart)! I purchased an Asus K501U recently and the problem is quite simple, whenever I move the mouse, or built in touchpad an audible buzzing sound ...
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Is it possible to direct phone audio output to pc input using mic

Is it possible to redirect phone or other electronic device audio (not from speaker) to PC and record it on PC? Thanks in Advance.
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There is no enhancement tab for sound of my windows 10

My laptop with Windows 10 pre-installed has a relatively low volume, and I just found out that there is no enhancement tab when I went to the properties of the sound. Could anyone please tell me what ...
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Sound playing through speakers when headphones are plugged in

My computer model is an Acer Aspire Timeline U currently running Windows 7 Enterprise. My headphones are in perfect working order, but recently when I have plugged them into my laptop, the sound ...
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Windows - Split 4.0 audio to 2 stereo devices

I would like to play movies in 4.0 with 2 stereo systems. So I try to route FrontLeft and FrontRight channels to a first stereo USB DAC and RearLeft and RearRight to an other stereo USB DAC. I used ...
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Convert Audio 5.1 to Stereo [closed]

I am having issues playing the MKV video files I download on my friends TV, the TV shows I download have been playing just fine with no issues. The video portion of the files play flawlessly however ...
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Windows 7 - KVM - audio issue

Current setup: 2 PCS connected via KVM switch to 1 monitor. Both are connected via USB for keyboard and mouse. VGA for video. I have a music amplifier directly attached the audio jack on PC1. When I ...
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Brand new HP elitebook mutes itself when I press “dd” on keyboard

Issue: This might sound like a "pebkac" issue, but I truly thing my laptop is defective. It is a brand new work HP elitebook with a clean install of Windows 10, and when I press the "d" key in ...
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The keyboard, WiFi and sound card stopped working after installing Windows 7 updates. How to fix this?

I have a preinstalled licensed Windows 7 x64 on my Asus laptop. I used to update it via the internet all the time, until at one point this proved to be a bad habit. I've been offered by Windows ...
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Windows: Virtual Audio Cable too many processes

I'm trying to add a second cable to VAC, but whenever I try to, I get the Error 0/2404: I've quit all the programs that are using audio, but it still says there are 10 clients. I was wondering if ...
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Headphones/Speakers not detected (Windows 10)

I have just system reset my pc, and I have not previously had this issue. My pc does not detect the speakers that I have plugged into the only jacks on the pc. It simply says that there is nothing ...
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Buzzing sound with Valore HS0003 gaming headset

I got a problem with this headset I purchased in Singapore that is driving me absolutely crazy. Whenever I plug the USB headset into my computers (tried it on a 2013 13' MacBook Pro running OS X El ...
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Speakers connected to laptop make desktop monitor flicker

I've been wondering about the cause of this phenomenon for a long time and since I haven't managed to find a good explanation, I thought I'd post it here. My desk is in a corner, there's a radiator ...
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Using a Micorosoft Kinect on a PC as a Webcam; Is \Stream.sys for Kinect Available?

I am in need of your help getting a Microsoft Kinect (Xbox One model, which I don't even this is worth mentioning as I have had the conversion kit from the Microsoft Store working like a charm.to ...
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ffmpeg rtsp stream recorded no audio on output file

I am tying to record video and audio using openRTSP and ffmpeg. The below command record video but the it doesn't contain audio. openRTSP -D 10 -v -t -c -b 800000 rtsp://wowzaec2demo.streamlock.net/...