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Playback device not switching><

So there is a problem with playback devices on my PC with Windows 10 v1903 installed. When i plug in headphones the audio is not switching from speakers to headphones or headphones to speaker ...
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How do I play a 4:3 video stretched to 16:9 on FFplay?

I want to play a 4:3 video stretched to 16:9 in FFplay. What is a command line for that?
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Can I lock my PC(Win10 OS) and still run audio in my DAW and playback softwares?

Is it possible to lock the PC without it quitting or muting my Digital Audio Workstation(FL Studio 12) and audio playback? I've tried it several times... but the audio just kept on muting. It's very ...
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Preview 4K video on a smaller screen without scaling

I want to test some 4K videos and inspect their detail. However, I don't have a 4K monitor. What I want to do is zoom in the vide to preview parts of it in native resolution. Each pixel of the video (...
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What is the difference between 16bit 48000hz with dvd quality and without dvd quality?

As the attached image, when I plugged Yamaha pjp-20ur on my Windows 8.1 notebook, the default format has two option: '16bit, 48000Hz' =>seems to be default '16bit, 48000Hz (DVD ...
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How do I create an AHK that disables a specific bluetooth device?

How do I create an AHK script that automates the following process: 1.Right click audio icon and enters "Playback devices" menu 2.Right click a specific bluetooth device 3.Disables this bluetooth ...
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How to add a playback device in Windows 10

Recently, with greatest reluctance I upgraded to Windows 10 and now I cannot see my secondary playback device when I insert audio jack. I tried built-in audio troubleshooting and it didn't help. I ...
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Is there any advantage to not using max volume? [duplicate]

Heyo folks, No one likes their ears blown off by loud music. I've noticed a side-habit of mine: I lower the volume of all volume controls related to playback down to ~90%, (e.g. Windows main volume, ...
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Multiplayer MMO and playback for an audience [closed]

I have an interesting challenge for the Superuser Elite. I'm setting up a 4 user LAN for an MMO in my basement. In addition to this, I'd like to mount a big screen LCD television on my wall for others ...
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Playing video in browser glitches

Is there any way to fix this problem when I play videos in a browser. Doesn't matter if its Chrome or Mozilla. Same goes when playing gifs, tho they stabilized after a few loops. Video playbacks seem ...
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Can't change default playback device on Windows 10

I changed the default playback device from speakers to headset, but sound is still coming from speakers. In this case, the default device is headset, but as you can see, the green indicator shows ...
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cannot set 'independent dual headphones' as default playback device

I sometimes listen music from my phone and sometime from my laptop via headphones. I figured out that my laptop is not giving a stereo output through headphones. After a little research I figured ...
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One keyboard two computers

I believe in order to send keyboard protocol commands to (2) computers at the same time I would need to sort of "host USB" device. I am trying to control 2 video playback computers sending space-bar ...
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Play PowerPoint slide show with custom timings on TV

I have a PowerPoint slideshow that uses custom transitions to advance the slides slides at different timings. I saved the slideshow to JPEG and transferred it to a memory stick to display on a TV. It ...
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How to separate volume level for front and rear panels and yet keep single sound device?

I have realtek HD Audio, and I'm pretty satisfied with its settings — my main speakers are connected to the rear panel and whenever I turn headphones in on the front panel, the former go silent and I ...
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How to switch audio from computer to TV (hdmi)?

At the moment my laptop is connected to the TV via hdmi. Both devices are active and can play sounds. Although I'm quite tech savvy, audio has never been my forte. My conundrum is this: While ...
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How to increase the playback speed of a recorded WebEx meeting?

My company records WebEx meetings. Playing them back usually starts in IE and then jumps to a standard WebEx client (showing the shared screen and participants list), and also has the playback ...
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Mono to stereo playback [duplicate]

OMG it's 2015 now and still there are guys who upload videos with mono sound. Is there still no way to do this: How do I force single (only) channel audio in youtube/flash videos to play in both (left/...
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Remote synchronized TV show watching [closed]

My significant other and I want to watch recorded TV shows together. Problem is: we live a few hundred kilometers apart and only see each other on the weekends, which we want to use for seeing mutual ...
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Applications continue to use original audio device, even though I selected a different default audio device

Problem example: Default Audio Device is my Headset. ITunes playback through headset. I switch Default Audio Device to Monitor. ITunes continues playback through headset. This happens visa versa ...
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Playbak device not recognized when using HDMI

I recently purchased a new laptop that came with windows 8.1 . When I first got the computer I tested that when I plug in my HDMI cable into the computer and connect it with the TV, the TV is ...
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Duplicate sound playback device

I was going to play a game with friends using TeamSpeak. I wanted to seperate our voices from the actual game, yet still hear both in my headphones. I suppose it would be possible to somehow ...
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Web Player playback for Ampache

Is there any way to add to Ampache the ability to playback audio files directly from a web browser without the need to use a local media player? Or do you have any other server-side music streaming ...
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Can I play movie files on my PC? [closed]

My PC has the following specifications: Celeron CPU G550 Sandy Bridge 1155 2.6 Ghz 2x2 GB DDR3 1333 Mhz RAM VGA built in CPU "Intel HD Graphics" Standard 500 GB HDD 3.5" Windows 7 64bit Can I play ...
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How does one switch tracks in Windows 8.1's XBox Music app?

In the XBox Music app (both app and Windows completely updated) I tried playing a folder full of MP3s from a USB HDD. In the screenshot above the track Sometimes is currently playing (indicated by the ...
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How to convert video for slow Android device

I know there is no best video codec or format. Because, each codec is designed for its corresponding job and situation. I have an Android Tablet, that can play any video with any codec or format, but ...
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Convenient way to switch Windows default playback device

I have loudspeakers and headphones, both of which are connected to the PC all the time (the headphones are wireless so what is actually connected to the PC is a USB cable from the cradle). If I want ...
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Two different speakers setup

I have two different speakers, and they are different brands. They both work on my desktop. I can plug both of them in but the sound only comes out of the one I set to default through Playback Devices....
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Can I enable sound on both HDMI monitors?

I'm using an nVidia GeForce GTX 660 on a Windows 8 Pro machine. I have 2 monitors, exactly the same model, both capable of playing sound through HDMI. They're both currently connected using HDMI (2 ...
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Audio playback device already in use

I have a headset: Creative SB Recon3D. Since today (after power went out) sound doesn't work through my headset on the PC, it works fine on a Playstation 3. I have Windows 7 64x. When I go to "...
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Send data from file to local UDP port

I've got an application, A, that listens on a user-defined UDP port for a specific message that normally comes from another application, B. Application B has a tool that allows recording these ...
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How to control youtube playback with Microsoft keyboard media buttons? [duplicate]

Is there a way to control youtube playback with play/stop media button on a Microsoft keyboard? Thanks
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Software to redirect audio of specific application to a different playback device

Is there a software to redirect audio of any application software to a different playback device. For example, I have a software without any advanced settings for audio output. I will then use this ...
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What speed is 'fast' and 'faster' in VLC?

VLC isn't very informative in it's playback speed designations. Any idea as to which playback speed each adjective refers to?
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Not getting any sound from ATI HDMI

I am not getting any sound on LCD TV when HDMI are connected to ATI 5800 graphic card. I have checked all the volume on the Playback devices on Windows 7, I've clicked Test button on each playback ...
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Can I switch between playback devices without having to restart programs?

I got a pair of USB surround sound headphones. Unlike 3.5mm jack headphones, when these are plugged in they don't "hijack" the audio playback channel; instead I have to manually switch the default ...
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Full HD video playback acceleration with mplayer on Ubuntu Lucid

I know that for an NVidia card I can sudo apt-get install nvidia-current mplayer, reboot, and then use mplayer -vo vdpau -vc ffmpeg12vdpau,ffwmv3vdpau,ffvc1vdpau,ffh264vdpau FILE.mkv to get ...
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External mixer behringer talking while playing a song

I bought Behringer XENYX 1204usb mixer and I have problem. How to talk in the mic while playing a song? I did too much searching for this issue nothing I found helps. I connect the mixer to the ...
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Stream Playback Error?

When listening to a radio station, such as http://www.wgst.com, sometimes after a while I get a modal error box with a "Stream Playback Error"allowing only an OK response. What causes this and how can ...
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Windows can not find a playback device. Soundcard installed and working

Okay let me set the scene of this computer Dell Dimension 3100 Added ATI Graphics Card, Ram Upgraded to 2GB Windows XP SP3 So the problem is thus: Going Start>Control Panel> Sounds > Audio No ...
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piping cdparanoia through play, aplay, /dev/sound, etc

Currently I am trying to use cdparanoia to play from an audio cd directly without making any temporary files. I can play the first track of a cd realtime by doing cdparanoia -e 1 /dev/shm/tmp.wav 2&...
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Video playback crashes Elonex netbook system

My netbook crashes when playing video files (avi, wmv). I thought it was a Windows Media Player issue, so I downloaded latest codecs, but it still didn't work. VLC player plays ridiculously slow, and ...
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windows live playback left and right audio channel

I have a multichannel (4x stereo) audiocard (m-audio delta1010lt) and want to playback /playthru some of the channels live. But I am only able to playback/playthru the left channel on each stereo-...
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How to start WMP 12 Play all music?

If you pin Windows Media Player 12 to the taskbar in Windows 7, and right-click on it, there is a option: Play all music But I don't want to right click and select it, I want to create a shortcut ...
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Replay UDP Packet Capture

I have a UDP packet capture which was streamed from Port1 on IP1 to Port2 on IP2 on network N1. I need to replay these packets on another network N2 from Port3 on IP3 to Port4 on IP4. I need to know ...
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How to play a file by id in nyxmms2

In nyxmms2 when I do a search, it returns a list of files along with their ids. All I seem to be able to do with that search is add everything that's found with the add command using the same ...
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VLC: Play on Fullscreen

(Mac OS 10.6.8 Snow Leopard) Is there any way, to configure VLC to start playing paused videos when it enters fullscreen mode like in older versions of QuickTime (or newer versions with this ...
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Live Microphone Playback in Windows 7

I've just upgraded to Windows 7 on my Dell Latitude E5500. I have installed all the default drivers but how can I configure the laptop to enable live microphone playback? I managed to do this in XP ...
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Linux Podcast Playback with Resume Capability

I'm asking a question similar to but distinct from this one Is there a Linux player that can resume playback of a podcast episode where it was last left off? This is the default behavior of iTunes ...
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Is there a video player program that allows me to play 2 audio tracks at the same time?

I'm watching a bunch of videos that have a commentary track and I want to hear both the regular audio and the commentary audio at the same time. An option to be able to adjust the volume of both ...