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I'm a newbie, so please be gentle. And apologies in advance if this question has been asked before.

I have just installed Ubuntu 12.04 LTS onto my Dell Mini 10 and, in general, am very happy with it. I understand that this particular model does have a number of compatability issues due to the OEM hardware installed, and the one I am experiencing is as follows:

The audio output breaks-up whenever trying to play a movie or youtube file. The video part of the package is about as good as I can expect, but the audio is terrible, jumping frames left, right and centre.

I have installed the VLC Media Player and the Minitube player which are no better. Is there a work-around, or fix. I'm not a complete novice, though neither am I a hardcore programmer. I really don't won't to go back to Windows...

Thanks in advance.

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Please include the output of lspci | grep Graphics in your question. –  dobey Nov 4 '13 at 19:49

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