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Sound Icon not appearing

I'm using 11.04 LTS. Everything is going fine. But the other day I booted up and went to use Youtube. I went to adjust the volume but the icon has gone, and the only way to adjust it is to either: ...
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How to record both audio, Where i have one music running and my microphone is in use?

I have one music playing, and i have microphone open, already the microphone is used by other application. In such case, how can i record that music and the microphone audio to a file? (if possible ...
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1answer
1k views

Sound coming out from speaker and headphone on an Acer Aspire One Model 722

I am running Ubuntu 11.04 on Acer Aspire One Model 722. The problem is that sound keep coming out from the internal speaker even after plugging the headphone in. Now, I am a beginner in the Ubuntu AND ...
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1answer
455 views

How can I get 11.04 to recognize my USB headset?

I have a USB headset with microphone (Logitech, model number appears to be A-00009) that I can't seem to get Ubuntu (Natty, 32-bit) to recognize. The hardware is an Asus K52F laptop. Following is the ...
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1answer
3k views

How do I turn off audio echo from microphone to local speakers?

From 2 microphone inputs I have only one in use. When I talk into my USB microphone the audio echoes back to my local speakers (my "hello" is getting looped back instantly). How do I turn this off? ...
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1answer
269 views

Audio volume is maximum but when i play music its not the best maximum level yet compared to Fedora, Windows XP

How can i maximize the volume to highest++? (i have used alsamixer, pavumeter, etc) But none of those yet giving me more volume. So to test it. I removed Ubuntu and installed first Windows XP the ...
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1answer
1k views

How to set the sound setting so that you can “Listen to this device” (i.e an external microphone)

I have Ubuntu 11.04, and I would like to set my sound setting so that when I use my external microphone I can hear myself speak into the microphone as if it's a karaoke. I went to the sound setting, ...
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1answer
107 views

sound problem on high level of memory usage

I'm under Ubuntu 11.04 and I have 3GB memory Everthing's working good, but when the usage of memory is overcoming more then ~80% then the sound is crached. It sounds like a speaker is broken, you can ...
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1answer
1k views

Bad sound in wine [closed]

I know this is a bug that probably will be fixed in a later version of wine 1.3X. But I was hoping if there is a way to tweak of edit the current version if I have this problem again (I still have ...
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4answers
4k views

Toshiba laptop external speakers don't work [closed]

I have a Toshiba Satellite L745-S4210. I did a full install of Ubuntu 11.04 from a CD. I don't have Windows 7 on the computer. My internal speakers work but the external speakers will not. When I say ...
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0answers
556 views

Creative Labs SB X-Fi not working on 11.04 [duplicate]

Just did a clean install on my Dell XPS 710 H2C of 11.04 64 bit and now my Creative Labs PCI Express SB X-Fi Xtreme Gamer(SBO460-D) isn't working. Shows up in Preferences/Sound, hardware tab as SB-Fi ...
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1answer
446 views

How do I use my PC as a Public Address system

I have a set of external speakers for my pc which work very well. I have a microphone which works very well with my pc. How do I get the sound that I make into the microphone to come out the speakers ...
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3answers
12k views

How to verify if my microphone input is dead or ubuntu not detected it yet? I can hear music but i cant record audio

I have installed 11.04 Ubuntu. I can play music i can listen. But i cant use the microphone input, i tried with alsamixer + pavucontrol+(arecord -d 10 /tmp/test.wav), pavumeter (apt-get install ...
2
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1answer
678 views

Audio Playback Problem

I have this problem with all of my music player applications Banshee, Guayadeque and Amarok -when I click the Play button nothing happens, i.e. music doesnt start playing or the Play button doesnt ...
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0answers
140 views

How to use my line-in or mic-in as an output line? [closed]

I have tried using alsamixer but I can't seem to figure out how to make it do this or if it is capable of doing this at all. PS: This is possible on my hardware since I am using realtek's program on ...
2
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1answer
117 views

How do I change the channels in pavelcontrol?

I had this problem in 10.04 and it was solved. pavucontrol was the solution the last time, I muted one channel and the microphone worked then. But now in Ubuntu 11.04 I have to change both channels ...
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2answers
4k views

Copy to a sound device in /dev

Years ago i was able to pipe the kernel to the sound device via cat /vmlinuz > /dev/dsp However, i do not have the sound device in Natty 11.04 anymore. Any idea, how i can do this in this new ...
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1answer
310 views

Why does my default sound output change when I reboot?

I have a media center computer that was working fine. I changed something and now have an odd problem. In my sound preferences, I have 2 output devices, "Internal Audio Digital Stereo (HDMI)" and ...
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0answers
647 views

How do I get my USB microphone to work with VLC? [closed]

I am trying to get my USB microphone working with VLC. It works if I only load my microphone with vlc alsa://hw:2,0 but for vlc v4l2:// :v4l-vdev="/dev/video0" :v4l-adev="alsa://hw:2,0" ...
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3answers
9k views

How to fix “No Soundcards Found”

I was trying to get IEC958/SPDIF optical out working on my ASUS P8P67PRO V3 motherboard running Natty and I seem to have wiped out a crucial part of my sound setup. Here is the output from some ...
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1answer
173 views

There is a crackling sound each time I mute or unmute the sound

Sound otherwise is fine but there is a crackling sound when I mute or unmute the sound, also when a video player stops or starts playing a movie, or when any application using sound stops or starts - ...
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2answers
410 views

Anyone get sound working on a HP 8540p?

When running 10.10 on my HP 8450p laptop, sound worked fine. I've followed the various instructions on the main Ubuntu site for DebuggingSoundProblems, but nothing yet. The hardware buttons on the ...
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1answer
331 views

Firefox add-on gmail watcher sound problem

I'm using a firefox extension called gmail watcher (https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/gmail-watcher/) For some reason it won't play a custom sound notification. I've got it working on ...
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1answer
1k views

Sound not working and on-board audio seems to not be present

I have built a computer with a Gigabyte P67A-UD3-B3 motherboard. The hardware does not show up for the on-board audio. I am using Ubuntu 11.04. I believe the audio is Realtek ALC889. Any help would be ...
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2answers
3k views

How can I make Ubuntu compatible with baudline?

When I run baudline, it displays the message "all input devices disabled" and the Input ▸ Devices screen doesn't list any devices. The baudline FAQ suggests: Here are two possible explanations for ...
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4answers
10k views

Sound in VLC is out of sync [closed]

After a minute or so all my sounds in different videos and formats gets late. I've tried to reinstall VLC but it didn't help. Please help I can't play any videos because of that. It's late about ...
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1answer
1k views

Front panel Headphone Plug doesn't work [closed]

Whenever I plug something into my Front panel Headphone socket, nothing happens. No audio coming out of the head phones, and no mute on the main speakers. System is Running Natty 64-bit Asus ...
2
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3answers
4k views

My sound and ALSA has gone when I installed Realtek drivers [closed]

I made a confusion with some informations and I thought that I have a Realtek audio card, but in really I have an Intel 82801FB/FBM/FR/FW/FRW (ICH6 Family) High Definition Audio Controller, so when I ...
1
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1answer
781 views

Audio not working for acer aspire 5552 [closed]

I have had this problem for a while, nothing recognizes my soundcard, I have had sound in here at one point and now it is 'poof' gone...if someone could help that'd be great.
2
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1answer
85 views

How to have sound drivers and settings the same as they were before from a fresh install?

I have esound now ...and I had a problem with my audio jacks with pulse audio...so I removed it and now I have esound.....now I want it back as original as it was before like from a fresh install of ...
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2answers
188 views

Is there a way to change the log-in sound

I don't like the current log-in sound in 11.04 and I want my own sound. Can I change the log-in sound?
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1answer
450 views

No sound from speakers

I was mucking with my sound card hardware profile in the Sound Preferences menu and I seem to have lost my sound. But what's strange is that when I open the Pulseaudio Volume Control panel I can see ...
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2answers
1k views

Alsa doesn't work in vlc

Alsa Audio Output works fine from terminal, e.g. aplay /usr/share/sounds/alsa/Noise.wav. But I got to change from default to Alsa Audio Output in vlc. I found it in Tools > Perfernces > Audio > ...
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1answer
785 views

Sigmatel sound card not working on an Dell XPS m2010

I've installed Ubuntu 11.4 on my dell xps m2010 using wubi. Then booted up and could not connect to the Internet using 3three huawei e122 usb mobile broadband (I would like this to work also). ...
3
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0answers
178 views

audio stopped working sudden in a .avi file [closed]

I watched some tv that is in a .avi file yesterday everything worked fine but this morning (and now) the audio stops working after 5 seconds and the video gets jumpy. Info, 11.04, asus 1201n, both ...
3
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1answer
973 views

No sound for headphones

I was trying some of the solutions published in this forum for the same problem, but just one in particular work for me: add the line of code in the file alsa-base.conf. This just works for a few ...
2
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0answers
785 views

How do I reinstall my sound system? [closed]

How can I re-install sounds, it was working very fine. I tried fix an wine sound problem. but I broke my sound on Ubuntu. indicator-sound doesn't appear Linux alz3abi-linux 2.6.39-0-generic-pae ...
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5answers
3k views

Intel Sandy Bridge no sound through HDMI

I am running Ubuntu 11.04 and I have an ASRock H67M-ITX/HT motherboard which is the Intel Sandy Bridge architecture. I can't get sound to play through my TV on the HDMI interface. I have plugged in ...
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1answer
764 views

Root Mode, Sound Drivers disabled

I noticed that when logged as "root" the sound drivers are disabled, or unable to start. while under normal user they are available. How do i activate them?
0
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1answer
626 views

How do I get SDL Audio working on 32 bit?

I have been struggling with an SDL audio problem for a few weeks now. I have two installations: 1. Ubuntu 10.04 (64 bit) 2. Ubuntu 11.04 (32 bit) Both are more or less clean installations running on ...
4
votes
1answer
692 views

Banshee fails with fatal error about database disk image malformed

I'm trying to use Banshee, but when I launch it, it shows this (fatal error) that seems releated to Mono (which is installed, but maybe not working..) Si è verificata un eccezione non gestita:Sqlite ...
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3answers
1k views

How to disable the warning sound when closing firefox

I appreciate to be warned when I try to close Firefox with multiple tabs open, but I really don't want to hear the warning sound. How can I disable the warning sound for firefox? Thanks in advance.
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2answers
430 views

Audio stopped working in 11.04

Today, maybe after some automatic updates, my audio stopped to work... Doesn't work anymore both with ALSA (the default one) and Pulseaudio.. So I've tried to install also OSS (doesn't work so I've ...
0
votes
1answer
2k views

Banshee suddenly stopped playing music - how do I get it working again?

Suddenly I can't play music in Banshee 2.0. Just suddenly stopped working today. I reinstalled Banshee and Gstreamer, but that hasn't helped. Searching on Google, the [Error 14:13:13.192] GStreamer ...
2
votes
1answer
843 views

DVB-T sound in VLC is jittering

After upgrading to Natty sound is jittering in VLC when watching DVB-T. About every 5 seconds the sounds stops for milliseconds, which is annoying. DVB-T sound works fine in MPlayer. Probably this is ...
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vote
1answer
1k views

Audio not working Macbook Air 3,2 Nvidia MCP89

I've upgraded to ubuntu 11.04 and since then the audio stopped working (I was on 10.10 before that). I'm using a Macbook Air 3,2 and these are details of my audio card: description: Audio ...
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votes
3answers
25k views

How to find out what codec is being used in a video

How can i see what codec was used in a video (Audio/Video) and extra information about what to use to reproduce the same compression/quality to the video.
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votes
0answers
647 views

Speakers only pop & hiss after system crash - no more sound [closed]

My system has been suffering from random freezes lately. I think it might have something to do with my graphics card which I've hopefully fixed it. However, after one of those freezes I was forced to ...
5
votes
0answers
6k views

How to switch audio output between laptop speakers and docking station, or at least disable jack sense? [closed]

I got an HP 8530w Elitebook laptop which is in a docking station quite often. When it's in the docking station, I'd like to be able to choose if sound comes from my built-in laptop speakers (for ...
3
votes
2answers
2k views

Skype - voice fine, but no notification sounds

I have Skype installed via Software Center on clean copy of Ubuntu 11.04. Skype package version is 2.2.0.25-1maverick1. Voice calls work perfectly fine both ways. But notification sounds do not work ...