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Example: Youtube videos play in fast forward. Ubuntu 12.04 (x64)

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I've seen this happen because of problems with Pulseaudio.

Check your log files for more info.

Try restarting the pulseaudio process or killing it with the

killall pulseaudio


Pulseaudio will restart itself if killed.

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Thanks, solved my problem. – rockr101 Sep 2 '12 at 1:18

Go to System settings --> Sound --> Choose internal speakers, this will fix the super fast forward problem AND the sound issue...

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