Questions about using or installing external sound cards in Ubuntu.

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Not hearing any sound 14.04, mulitple soundcards detected

I installed Ubuntu 14.04 and I chose not to install updates (I wanted to do it on my own), I'm also using a 7.1 soundcard ("König 7.1 soundcard"). I only had sound coming from the right side (I think ...
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Tascam US-122L USB Audio Interface + jackd

I'm trying to get a Tascam US-122L USB 2.0 Audio/MIDI Interface working with jackd. The correct kernel modules seem to load when I plug the device in: $ lsmod | grep us122l snd_usb_us122l ...
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How can I make the Adobe flashplugin use Pulseaudio under Kubuntu 14.04?

I have trouble getting the sound from firefox to output in an external (USB) sound card. I understand there are some issues around getting flash to play sound here from googling the question, but I ...
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How can I configure my USB sound card with KDE tools?

I have a USB soundcard which is detected by the system (as output in /proc/asound/cards and by lsusb). However, it is not selectable in KDE settings. It shows up in the list of sound cards, but is ...
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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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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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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 ...