Questions about using or installing external sound cards in Ubuntu.

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Move audio stream from OpenAL application to different audio device

I have two different audio output devices: an internal sound card and an external DAC/amp. When starting an OpenAL application (I first observed the issue with Minecraft, but I suspect it affects all ...
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Sound won't work with Soundblaster Audigy Fx PCIe card

To start, I am a complete linux noob trying out Ubuntu to see if I can use it as my primary OS. Perfectly willing to put work into getting it setup, but I'm running into an issue that I can't find a ...
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Usb Audio Manhattan 150859 noised sound

I have bought this external audio card, Manhattan 150859 and the sound has white noise, even if I turn off the mic. The volume is always very high and difficult to manage. Any idea?
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How to listen live sounds from input from external sound card?

I have an external sound card. It is connected to my laptop via USB and to piano via a jack - jack cable. I can record sounds from piano (using Audacity) but I cannot hear the sounds in the live ...
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Is ASUS Xonar U7 supported?

I plan to buy ASUS Xonar U7 USB sound card but don't see drivers for Linux in the ASUS site. I don't see it in the ALSA supported cards page either ...
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terratec aureon usb 7.1 drivers keep disappearing

I have an Ubuntu 12.04 64-bit and a usb terratec aureon external sound card and 5.1 speakers. I was trying to configure the usb driver with no success, so I found the following solution on web: sudo ...
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How to set sound card's profile when not listed?

I have a problem with my audio setup using external audio card. I have a 5-1 adapter, but that seems to be a problem to Kubuntu. In Audio Setup I need to choose the appropriate profile (5-1), but I ...
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External iCon Cube 4 Nano USB Audio Card

I've installed ubuntu 13.04 x64 recently on my desktop I have an external USB audio card named iCon Cube4 Nano. Im trying to Ubuntu recognize the hardware with no exit. The alsamixer sees only the ...
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A couple USB audio-related issues

A few weeks back, my headphone jack stopped working properly on my laptop, and I've resorted to a USB sound card that has headphone and microphone ports. However, I've only just now tried it on ...
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Pulseaudio static crackle in 5.1 analog

I realize this is a repeated question, I just was not able to rectify the issue myself. Anyways, I have a laptop running Ubuntu 13.04. It does not have a 5.1 sound card installed, but I have 5.1 ...
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How to enable permanently Line In throughput

I was looking to enable line in throughput sound card so I can plug a device and listen directly through it and find a solution here: Line in problem with Ubuntu 12.04 But I was wondering how to ...
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External sound card stops functioning after suspend

After reading: Re: Cannot suspend or hibernate Asus desktop ubuntu 12.04 I got the suspend working on a desktop. The only problem is that the external sound card that I have (Audiophile 2496) stops ...
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Soundcard output to UPnP media renderer

How can I send the complete output of my soundcard to my media renderer? I would like to play some stuff from a website via UPnP.
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USING TWO PCM's IN ALSALOOP

I am new to alsa, i have a doubt in alsaloop command, i am working in a gsm project in that i have two pcm in the board, i need to capture the data from PCM-1 and want to playback in PCM-2, and also ...
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Need external (usb)Sound card suggestions that work with Ubuntu 12.04

I don't know if this is the right place to ask about this, but I'll give it a try. I'm a linux user for a while now and I try to avoid opening Windows as much as possible. But for some things, I just ...
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Which external sound cards are supported in 12.04?

Rather than try to get an unspecified external sound card to work it would make sense to buy an external sound card which is known to be supported. Has anyone got an external sound card which worked ...