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361 views

Overdriven/distorted sounds with Pulseaudio [closed]

I'm experiencing some odd problems in some applications that use pulseaudio, in particular VLC Media Player and Skype. The sounds reproduced by these two application sound overdriven, distorted, as ...
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656 views

Ubuntu 11.10 can't play music with Logitech Bluetooth receiver

I'm a very basic Ubuntu 11.10 user and I'm trying to stream music on a Logitech wireless speaker adapter for bluetooth audio devices. I can get to pair the device with my computer, but I can't play ...
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Both Speakers and Headphone are giving Sound. How to fix it? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Sound from both headphones and speakers I have tried many solutions but they are not working for me i have Hp Pavilion Dv6 -2150us I'm new on Ubuntu and linux . so I ...
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304 views

What changed with timidity, alsa and jack in 11.10?

I (just) upgraded from 11.4 to 11.10 and noticed some differences in the behavior of timidity. I used to (11.4) exectute >timidity midifile.midi without running jackd, and thus using alsa (or ...
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456 views

External USB audio interface has weird noises

I have an E-MU tracker pre USB 2.0 connected to a USB hub. It works perfectly in Windows XP on the exact same computer, but has weird noises in Ubuntu 11.10. While being turned on, the system can ...
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763 views

How to make a sound effect play whenever I click?

I know that sounds like a weird idea, but I kinda want to experiment with this. Over the past few months, I've kinda turned Ubuntu into my own little Frankenstein's monster, but whatever you tell me ...
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2answers
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Unable to configure/setup 5.1 audio with 12.04

I am kinda new to Ubuntu. I have been having this issue with audio for quite sometime now. Initially, when I installed version 11.10 (I guess), I was able to use my 5.1 speakers without any issues. If ...
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2answers
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No sound after updating from 11.10 to 12.04

Hi I updated a friends computer from 11.10 to 12.04 and the sound stopped working in the built-in speakers. The computer is a Sony Vaio PCG-2J1L. I tried using the guide found here: ...
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1answer
300 views

What is the differences between Ubuntu existing kernel vs rt kernel?

What is the differences between Ubuntu existing general kernel of 11.10 vs so called linux rt kernel? does audio delay depends on general kernel vs rt kernel? Where some audio capture looks like it ...
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1answer
266 views

Sound devices refuse to work on root GUI login (11.10)

The GUI for configuration shows an absence of any sound devices. Sound works fine for other users. How do I fix this?
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76 views

Line 6 GX only works if I play during startup [closed]

Summary: I can't get any sound to play or record through my Line 6 Studio GX audio interface, UNLESS I play (my guitar) whilst boot. Detail: If I play my guitar while the system is booting, it'll ...
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1answer
860 views

Audio Problems in Different Browsers

I use a Lenovo Thinkpad X121e with an AMD E350 processor and Ubuntu 11.10 64bit running. When listening to music on soundcloud or watching videos on youtube from time to time the sound gets chopped, ...
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1answer
196 views

Sound indicator + control disappeared in Shell

The sound indicator in the Gnome Shell panel sometimes disappears, I didn't notice any action from my side that may have triggered it. When I open the sound settings manually, I can't adjust anything ...
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1answer
341 views

sound not working on 11.10

Ubuntu 11.10 My speakers have stopped working - no sound is coming out. I tested speakers on my friends windows machine and they're working fine. I'm not sure of what to post, please help me guide of ...
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2answers
163 views

Login Sound busted Ubuntu 11.10 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Desktop login sound doesn't play after login I was trying to change my login sound..didnt work. I tried changing back to original still no cigar. Went to start up ...
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2answers
290 views

No sound, even though devices appear OK

I have a weird problem. Sound used to work until a couple of days ago, but now the builtin speakers in my ThinkPad W520 have stopped working. This happened after either: An update Using the ...
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1answer
4k views

No sound and flash videos play super fast after daily update

I just updated my 11.10 Ubuntu from the regular auto updater. After I restarted my laptop I have no sound and the videos in YouTube (and other websites) play super fast. Not sure if it has something ...
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1answer
181 views

No Audio Output on an Asus G74S

In 11.10 on an Asus G74S I have no audio output. I'm new to Ubuntu/Linux and want to learn how to fix this issue.
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2answers
60 views

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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Why can't i choose output sound for each application?

I am using dual monitors, and i want to be able to play a movie with sound on the TV (through vlc or something) and then play youtube og some games with my headphones on my laptop. Is there anyway i ...
2
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2answers
705 views

Internal mic not working on Aspire One D255

I can't get my internal mic to work with any app other than Sound Recorder. I've scoured the other posts on this topic and none seem to have an answer. I've installed Alsa Mixer, Pulse Audio controls, ...
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1answer
109 views

Sound volume indicator in top panel is resetting top panel upon mouse click or hover

I've installed the system monitor indicator applet and weather indicator applet. all else is the same. Do you think compiz is the problem? Can I reinstall the volume indicator applet?
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0answers
439 views

Horribly Bad Static In Ubuntu 11.10 [closed]

I've searched around the askubuntu site and no seems to be having a similar issue. Everyone's having problems with Skype, etc.. me? I'm just having a problem with REALLY bad microphone static. I ...
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2answers
1k views

No sound with a Creative Labs Soundblaster live EMU10K1X

I just installed ubuntu. things seems great but I have no sound. When I go to the settings menu I chose from various setup. I found one that work which had 4 speakers a subwofer and a front speaker. ...
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2answers
408 views

New Sound Devices Show up in Hardware But not Input or Output

If I insert a new audio device it shows up under the Hardware Tab of Sound Settings: However, I don't see it as an option in Input or Output Tab:
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1answer
2k views

How to prevent gnome-sound applet from automatically reducing mic volume?

It happens all the time, when i'm talking to someone on Skype or Google Voice and Video, the mic volume automatically keeps going down, as if it is trying to auto-adjust it. I want to disable this ...
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2answers
1k views

Headphones Don't work

hello im new at this in linux,i have a problem the computer speakers works fine but when i connect the headphones i cant listen anything, i have a packard bell easynote mz35-f withe ubuntu 11.10 ...
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2answers
3k views

No sound devices listed under hardware, no sound (one user account specific problem)

Update: Loged in as guest and all works as charm. Using my account (administrator) nothing works and i am not able to locate advanced user management options :( First of all - I use USB headset. ...
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3answers
3k views

No Sound via HDMI [closed]

I have ubuntu installed on a Acer aspire revo 3700 intel atom processor with nvidia ion graphics this is plugged into a celcus 32 inch TV via HDMI (1080p). The video driver shows as an nvidia which I ...
3
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1answer
402 views

How do I get my pc to add my AV receiver to it so I can use it for sound ouput?

How do I get my pc to add my AV receiver to it so I can use it for sound ouput? I am trying to get sound from my pc that is connected to my av receiver. Do I need to load a driver or something? I have ...
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2answers
176 views

Panel indicator for Totem (default movie player) or for audio playing?

Sometimes I mute the volume and forget a song or internet radio station is playing. I need a visual cue to tell me the song is playing in the background while in mute. Is there an indicator for ...
0
votes
1answer
1k views

No sound after upgrading to VLC 2.0.1

Every sound is working on my 11.10 64bit machine except of VLC. I upgraded via the n-muench PPA from 1.1 to 2.0 and since that moment there is no sound anymore. The only sound bits I get are strange ...
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1answer
253 views

Sound comes from just the bass speakers instead of all 4 built in speakers

So I feel like I've tried everything from changing settings in alsamixer and pulse audio volume controller, to editing alsa.conf files, to purging and reinstalling alsa and pulseaudio, to outright ...
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1answer
2k views

Ubuntu 11.10 Sound Stopped Working (Speakers and Headphones)

Ubuntu 11.10 My speakers have stopped working - no sound is coming out. The headphone port is also not working. When I plug in headphones now, no "jack plugged in" alert is popping up anymore. I can ...
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1answer
1k views

Built-in speakers in my Asus EEE PC 1000H netbook do not work after boot

I have to plug and unplug out something into the minijack, and then I am able to hear sound from my speakers. This problem re-occurs everytime I reboot my computer. I am using a Asus EEE PC 1000H, and ...
0
votes
1answer
668 views

How to fix my USB headset microphone (works for one second then input stops working)

I am using a Plantronics Headset via USB. This worked flawlessly for a long time. Now the microphone works for about 1 or 2 seconds when plugged in and then stops working. The hardware is alright ...
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0answers
223 views

Can't enable digital Radeon HD 3870 digital audio [closed]

Well, Ubuntu is pretty much going great for me except for the sound. Sound plays using "Internal Audio Analog Stereo", and the quality of the music isn't as good as when I use Windows. The only other ...
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3answers
8k views

Webex audio not working with 11.10

I can see presentations, chat, screen-share, everything in webex meeting but can't make audio work, I always get: "The Audio Device is Unaccessible Now" Does anyone know what is happening? Thanks.
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1answer
611 views

No sound on Gigabyte Motherboard

I am using Ubuntu 11.10 on a Gigabyte GA-MA785GM-UDH mobo. I have not had speakers hooked up until recently and now I realized there is no sound. ALSA seems to be loaded and the correct output is ...
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1answer
1k views

Sound output selection in Dell XPS 15 L502X

On a DELL XPS 15 L502X, I have a misbehaving feature which is sound output selection. In the sound settings dialog, we have HEADPHONES OUTPUT & ANALOG OUTPUT. Plugging the external speakers ...
2
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2answers
609 views

Why do I have no sound when resuming from sleep, but if I plug in then remove headphones sound returns?

I am having strange issues with sound and volume with Ubuntu 11.10 I've noticed very often, especially when I get my computer out of sleep, it lacks sound even though the volume slider is cranked all ...
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1answer
393 views

Internal Speakers not functioning after removing headphone

I am using Ubuntu 11.10. I have a Sony VAIO VPCEA23EN Laptop. The problem is when i detach the headphone from jack, the internal speakers don't function.
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1answer
4k views

Intel HD audio codec power management

Is it possible to enable power management for intel-hda sound card audio codec ? Power management for the card itself works fine, but audio codec module (/sys/module/snd_hda_codec) doesn't seem to ...
3
votes
1answer
491 views

Poor Audio in Blackboard Collaborate (Elluminate Live) on Ubuntu 11.10

I already have Sun Java (not OpenJDK) installed, but I'm still having audio issues. OpenJDK didn't display the slides, which was fixed by Sun Java, but the audio was bad in both of them. Is there any ...
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1answer
186 views

Sound dies on Wine games

I've been playing some old classic games (think 1999-2002) on Wine on Ubuntu 11.10 amd64 lately. The gameplay is great, but sound only works for a little while then crashes and doesn't come back until ...
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0answers
67 views

No sound from LifeChat LX-3000 Headset [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: No sound from Microsoft LifeChat LX-3000 headphones I have had this headset for a while now, and it works great on PC, but when I plugged it into my computer using ...
2
votes
2answers
4k views

5.1 Surround System Subwoofer not working

My subwo0fer is not working on Ubuntu 11.10. Satellites are all working. It is part of a 5.1 Soundsystem. I've already googled and changed in the /etc/pulse/daemon.conf file these Variables and ...
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vote
1answer
505 views

Sound broken after installing updates - no hardware present, but some programs play sound [closed]

My problem: sound has been working great for 2-3 months until 2 days ago, when I installed some recommended updates. After reboot I've got the following issues: cannot control master volume through ...
1
vote
1answer
4k views

pulseaudio: Why is there no sound?

Question: On Ubuntu 11.10, I have no sound volume control as root. I know this from earlier versions, as root you just had to manually start /usr/bin/pulseaudio, and then you got it. This is still ...
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1answer
199 views

Ubuntu Oneiric suddenly beeps constantly

I have no idea what happened but sound just broke down on my Lenovo e420s with an intel sound card. All of a sudden there is a constant beep that I can only shut off by muting the computer completely. ...