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So I am using the Logitech G35 headset and it is USB. My sounds are much tinnier and just off compared to when I am on Windows. On Windows I do have access to the Logitech Gaming Software which allows me to adjust the different frequencies. I don't even have to touch the equalizer on Windows, just raise the bass/treble sliders up a little.

I installed pulseaudio-equalizer and it sounds horrible. If I raise the bass at all it gets terribly distorted. I noticed that pulseaudio-equalizer doesn't have a preamp, even though I've seen the preamp slider in old screenshots.

I've tried installing alsamixer but can't get past the make install part of the installation. I have the dependencies installed but I'm getting an error that '/usr/lib/alsa-lib/' is not a directory. I don't know what to do now so I've given up on that.

Surely there must be an easy way to configure my bass/treble without needing to do all this.

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Sorrry, this isn't a right place to ask about elementary os. Only Ubuntu and official ubuntu derivative questions are allowed. Questions on other derivatives are considered off topic. Please read FAQ –  Web-E Feb 19 '13 at 5:56
    
I have the same problem in Ubuntu. I can reinstall Ubuntu, ask this same question and it will be alright? Well I'll make a second partition and put Ubuntu on it and edit this post. Look the question now applies to Ubuntu. Please open the post again. –  Spaisekraft Feb 20 '13 at 0:31
    
@Spaisekraft hi friend, can you add the Ubuntu version you are using. Have you also tried this question: askubuntu.com/questions/131812/… –  Luis Alvarado Feb 20 '13 at 0:38
    
@LuisAlvarado I'm using 12.10 right now. The headset is working fine. I see it in the sound panel for speakers and the microphone under input. Both work properly. I would just like to know if there is an easy straight forward way to change the frequencies. Thanks –  Spaisekraft Feb 20 '13 at 0:55
    
@Spaisekraft did you try the link I mentioned. There is an answer of updated Sound libraries using a PPA. –  Luis Alvarado Feb 20 '13 at 1:00

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