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Foobar2000 Tag options

I've been using Foobar2000 for converting Lossless Audio to MP3 for iTunes use. I have a script set up so it allows for track numbers to be added and the lossless files i have converted have ...
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How do I troubleshoot a Cisco IP phone with no sound?

In provisioning the Linksys branded Cisco IP phone described below I think there's an error with regards to the dialplan in the hard phone, or perhaps ports, preventing sound. Admittedly, I have no ...
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Windows 10 volume randomly resets to maximum

This has been happening since I installed Windows 10 when it was released. I have extremely sensitive headphones, so I keep the system volume down to about 10-20 range all the time. 100% is wayy too ...
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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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How does one playback MIDI files on Mac OS X?

I’m on Mac OS X 10.10.5 Yosemite and in the past, I used VLC Media Player in combination with FluidSynth to play back MIDI sound files, but according to the answer to this question, this option is no ...
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Can a device damage the slot it is installed in?

I have a PC with a Gigabyte GA-945G-S3 rev 1.0 motherboard (Intel 945G+ ICH7 chipset). I got the PC from acquaintance and found out that integrated audio was damaged (noisy, distorted sound). Then I ...
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Use Bluetooth dongle with Blutooth-enabled laptop

I have a Lenovo Yoga 2 ultrabook running Windows 10 that comes with Bluetooth support but lacks aptX support. I have Sony MDR10RBT headphones that support aptX. The audio latency I experience while ...
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Rear audio ports always show as “Not plugged in”

I've been having this issue with Windows for about a week now which NONE of the back panel/front panel connectors (speakers, microphone) are being recognized by Realtek audio manager. The only audio ...
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Virtual Audio Cable equivalent for OS X [on hold]

I have been astounded by the lack of programs for OS X that have similar functionality to Virtual Audio Cable. My goal is to "redirect" audio output to auto input. I realize that OS X's and Windows' ...
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Replace parts of video with another video with ffmpeg

I have a few hours long MP4 video (h264+AAC) and I need to replace small parts of it with another video (or audio only). The reason is that the file is a recording of a live session and I need to ...
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Bluetooth Headset pairs and appears in Sound Devices, but shows as Disconnected?

Edit: A random crash and a restart fixed this. Probably a restart would have sufficed. I recently got a TrueBlue TB-100T3 and tried pairing it with my computer (Windows 7 64-bit). At first it paired,...
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Lenovo speakers not playing when aux is used

Every time i plug in my headphones (or any auxiliary input), my speakers will mute and not allow any audio even when audio settings are set to ignore aux input. I'm under the assumption that this is a ...
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“HDA audio bus driver is required and not found” on Dell Optiplex

I have Dell Optiplex 745 with Windows 7 installed on it. I'm trying to use the Windows XP audio driver as Windows 7 drivers aren't available for Optiplex 745 and Windows Vista driver is displaying ...
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5.1 Surround Sound videos via [Firefox/Chrome]+YouTube+HTML5 on Windows 10 plays in stereo

Windows 10 surround sound test that's built into control panel works fine, as does AC3 encoded 5.1 surround test file: 5.1 surround AC3 test file My setup is an Using MSI P67A-GD65 B3 with full ...
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Microphone cable --> Macbook Air

How do I get my microphone cable to plug into my MacBook air? (What adapter is required?) I cannot plug it into my headphone slot b/c I'll have headphones plugged into it, but my firewire and USB ...
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HDMI sound cuts out (notebook to projector via 4x1 switch)

Issue: I'm having troubles with the sound transmission from my ASUS zenbook UX305F (Windows 10) to a Logitech Z533 2.1 speaker system. The speakers go completely silent for about 3 seconds more or ...
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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 ...
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Windows 10: Use Skype as microphon

since yesterday my headset's microphone is not working anymore, so I'm searching for a way around this without investing in new hardware. So I looked for apps wich are enabling my smartphone as a ...
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Is there any sound enhancer software for Linux?

One of my biggest attachments to Windows is DFX Audio Enhancer because it enhances audio from all applications before reaching my speakers (Restore quality, ambiance/surround simulation, etc.). Is ...
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FFmpeg sidechaincompress give more importance to the sidechain

Have two audio tracks—one to be used as background and other as main audio—and I want to compress and mix the background audio to the main. I tried using the sidechaincompress filter but in the ...
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making buttons with notepad

im runing a win 10 install on a laptop that originally shipped with 7. i am having problems with the audio drivers that when the laptop get shut and reopened the sound still works, but it will no ...
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Refresh playback device list without rebooting

I have a third monitor (my TV) connected to my windows PC. I start my PC (and my 2 main monitors connected to my NVIDIA via HDMI) early in the morning and turn on my TV (connected to my mainboard via ...
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New headset, cannot find boot option

I have a new void headset, but I am having the issue where the driver signature cannot be verified. I tried the general solution which is pressing f8 to disable the signature command in the bios setup,...
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BT microphone stuck at lowest quality (sennheiser momentum wireless, windows 10)

Bought BT-headset. Using windows 10 and bluetooth found it immediatly and got it running. But the microphone is stuck at lowest quality (telephone). got told to try disabling as much as possible ...
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Which Windows 7 log file contains audio jack connections/disconnections information?

I have a problem with my new computer. Sometimes a toast is displayed telling that headphones has been connected to front panel of my PC case, and i never connected a headphone to that audio jack ...
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How to play multiple audio track of video simultaneously on VLC

Whenever I play a video with multiple audio tracks on vlc the first audio track is played. How do I enable both tracks so that I hear both tracks playing at the same time while playing the video?
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I always hear my in-line mic, even if the mic is disabled

I own a laptop with a headphone/mic combo jack. When I plug the headphones with in-line mic in, I will always hear the input from the mic, regardless of whether or not the Listen to this device button ...
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ecasound downmix from stereo to mono

This should be an easy one, but could find how to do it. I am trying to use ecasound to downmix a stereo audio file onto a mono file, keeping the same sample rate a bit rate. Any clues?
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You Tube Videos Won't Play in Chrome at a Custom Speed, but Play in IE With Lots of Audio Problems

I recently reinstalled Windows 8.1 on my laptop and noticed that Chrome isn't playing YouTube Videos at any custom speed (a speed other than 1x). While watching the video, if I update the speed, the ...
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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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Realtek AC97 Audio and Microsoft Audio

I'm running Windows 7 Ultimate on my laptop and have recently installed Realtek AC97 Audio drivers on it. But, it doesn't show up in Device Manager anywhere, nor anywhere else. Additionally, Microsoft ...
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Merge many audio files with specific positions

I have multiple audio files that represent the session. So in one folder I may have: 2016-06-22-15-59-59-000.mka 2016-06-22-16-59-59-001.mka 2016-06-22-17-59-59-002.mka Filename is the date and ...
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Is there a way to change front output to rear output?

The front audio output panel of my desktop computer is broken. The green hole. Though others(rear, side, center and woofer) work just fine, so I wonder if there's a way to change or swap front output ...
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Problems playing some kind of videos on an Android 4.4 tablet [migrated]

I have an Android tablet running Android 4.4. I have problems playing some video files. The video’s sound is playing with a lot’s of interruptions, almost every 2 seconds there's an interruption. I'...
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Simple User Interface for video Interview [closed]

I would like to prepare a system to make interview at a party. Description of the interview We have a close room with a chair and a MacBookPro. Users come whenever it is free and record themselves ...
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Windows XP - Trace / Log Applications Generating System Sounds

I have come across a Windows XP machine that repetitively plays the default beep at a consistent interval (about every 2 seconds). It is definitely something generating the beep system sound, as ...
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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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FFMPEG:merging Image and Audio duration getting increased

I am trying to create a video using a still image(.png) with audio(.wav) file using FFMPEG with video duration equal to audio duration but even keeping '-shortest' & '-loop 1' as flag, pegstill ...
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Ubuntu 13.04 Chrome Audio Muted

Updated from Ubuntu 12.04->12.10->13.04. Everything went smooth except for Chrome. Chrome has no audio, period, from Youtube or anything. If I open up Pulse Audio volume controller I can see ...
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Long term solution to Ubuntu 14 “no sound”

Perhaps everyone is already familiar with no sound problem in Ubuntu. There have been solutions and tutorials around on how to restore the sound back. Everytime I face this, I use the following method ...
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Is there any way to run a program in WInXPSP3 compat mode without it afterward requiring to be run with Admin rights?

edit: I think I've found another workaround in my code to avoid needing compatibility mode (still working on it). So, I've deleted the explanation of why I was needing it, since it just clouds the ...
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Line in Realtek Hight Definition Audio Not plugged in

From the Control Panel -> Sound -> Recording I have this : Line in Realtek Hight Definition Audio Not plugged in Wich annoy me a lot, I wish it to be perfect. I don't understand that, I what is wrong ...
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Realtek audio AC 97 5.1 on Windows 7: Terrible subwoofer quality

I have a media center PC with on-board Realtek AC97 Audio. I have been using Windows XP for a couple of years with great audio quality. I just upgraded this PC with Windows 7 and installed the latest ...
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Vivaldi cannot play Facebook videos and SoundCloud Music

It started about 2 weeks ago, before that all was working correctly. On one of my computers, I run Vivaldi for all users (3). On this computer, for any user, if I go to facebook and press play on a ...
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Windows 10 not outputting sound when connecting HDMI to TV

I am used to using my windows 10 laptop to connect to my TV and watch stuff. I do this all the time, however recently the sound has stopped working. To be clear the video works but the sound does not....
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Export markers from Adobe Audition

How can I export markers from Adobe Audition to any other program (or to a file with a documented format)?
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Why NONE of bluetooth headset work on ANY of my PC even though they ALL works on my phones?

It works fine on my android phones. The headset works great too on everything. However, this is what happen if I use sound recorder to record stuff on my pc https://clyp.it/3kr5545o That's the ...
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HP Pavilion dv3 volume control display driver on Windows 7

I've recently bought an HP Pavilion dv3-2150ep and I'm having a hard time getting the volume control display to work as expected. The control is a back-lit touch-sensitive bar above the keyboard. Now ...
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ffmpeg merging mp3, mp4, no sound with copy codec

I am using ffmpeg to create a video. The source is a set of png images (one per frame) and an mp3 file. I want to create an mp4 with sound. I am doing it in two stages for now. Step one converts the ...
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I want to use my mobile phone to play audio from my computer using Bluetooth

How can I connect my mobile phone to a computer over Bluetooth, so I can play sound using the phone's speaker? I would like to do two things using Bluetooth: Play computer audio over the mobile ...