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How do I determine and fix why I can not output LPCM from XBMC?

I have a fresh installation of ubuntu 14.04 on an Intel motherboard with Realtek ALC662-VC-based audio. I want to output LPCM no matter what audio format XBMC encounters, but LPCM is not a choice. I ...
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Using Ubuntu 12.04, no audio output

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39 views

lspci shows soundcard, but nothing else does

I installed Ubuntu 14.04 on a computer with a Gigabyte GA-990FXA-UD3 (rev 1.0) motherboard. This motherboard has a Realtek ALC889 "HD Audio" chip. However, the volume control only shows "Dummy ...
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Crashing sound, very strange!

The sound usually worked on windows, now I to with ubuntu (alias liked that much) and the sound works only 50% of the normal volume, more than that the sound is giving lag ...... researching learned ...
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Sound issues with Xubuntu 12.04 and ALC888 Soundcard

I have ALC888 soundcard in my computer that has 6 outputs in the back. I made sure that nothing was muted in alsamixer. I can only produce some sound through one of the 6 if I have "front mic" turned ...
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1answer
122 views

How to improve the sounds on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

When I used to run the Windows on my laptop, I had installed a software called "Realtek" sound, or something like this, and the sound produced was much improved. Now, with Ubuntu 14.04 LTS in the same ...
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55 views

What is the difference between sound drivers in Ubuntu 10 and newer versions?

I am trying to jump from XP and would like to use Ubuntu as it has everything I require. The problem I am having is that I cannot get the sound to work. I have installed older versions 10.10 and the ...
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73 views

Sound and WiFi not working on HP15-50009tu on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS

I have a HP 15-d009tu Laptop. Ubuntu 12.04 LTS is installed by my company. The problem is it neither search for wireless network nor have the wifi driver. I ran the additional driver software but it ...
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1answer
122 views

Acer Aspire One 751h multimedia support

I have installed Ubuntu 12.04 on my Acer Aspire One 751h netbook. Recently I updated my Linux kernel to 3.11.08-18. Thankfully my video works awesome, but there is no sound. I have Realtek Audio ...
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Cannot get left earphone working [duplicate]

I'm running Ubuntu 12.04.4LTS and my left earphone is not working. It is a brand new pair with nothing wrong with it so I know it's not an issue with the earphones. I have been googling for a good ...
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1answer
128 views

decent equalizer for 12.04?

I am looking for decent equalizer for ubuntu 12.04. Recently, with 13.04 and 13.10 I have tried pulseaudio eq and other eq's. All of them were rubbish. Mainly because the output volume, because of ...
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I royally messed up my audio situation in xubuntu 13.10

So I was watching a video and was getting a buzzing noise so I opened up alsa-mixer to messa around with it. After that I installed gnome-alsamixer because I wanted a gui interface for it. Well while ...
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41 views

5.1 laptop audio and ubuntu!

I have a laptop with a 5.1 audio set. when I used windows (which I can no longer afford) I was successfully using the realtek drivers that the OEM (Acer) provided. With Ubuntu this is no longer the ...
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0answers
533 views

Need help manualing installing audio driver

I'm new to Unbuntu/Linux (version 13.10) I have a Super micro motherboard X7DAL-E+, which I need to install realtek audiopack. In sound settings it doesn't seem to recognize the audio, I only see ...
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0answers
212 views

Low sound volume with ASUS motherboard (realtek)

I'm using Ubuntu 13.10. I have recently assembled a PC, using the ASUS P8Z77-V LX motherboard, and it's working very well so far. The only problem is that the sound coming from the motherboard plugs ...
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0answers
157 views

Poor Soundquality of the MP3 playback of Rhythmbox compared to vlc

I have a mysterious audiophile sound problem: The playback quality of mp3 files in Rhythmbox is worse than the quality produced of vlc playing the exact same file on the exact same system. The poorer ...
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2answers
967 views

Installing Realtek ALC662 sound drivers on Ubuntu 12.10

Following the answer in Do I need any extra drivers for the Realtek waves maxx audio on my Dell XPS 17?, I'm trying to install audio driver for Dell XPS 15(L502X) from RealTek site. But I'm getting ...
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295 views

New Samsung (NP550P5C-A08UK) Notebook > Just installed Ubuntu 13.10 > Sound Lacks Depth that Windows had!

I got this new notebook a couple of months ago, with Windows 8 loaded, long story short I hated Windows 8, so decided to go back to Ubuntu which I had used successfully on other machines. Having ...
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280 views

I have no sound on my Realtek ALC880 while all is unmuted. How to fix this?

im new to the community, love it so far but having a sound issue. tried pavucontrol and alsamixer not muted, detects sound but nothing coming out the speakers. Card says "HDA Intel". Chip: "Realtek ...
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282 views

Simultaneous sound output from internal speaker and external speakers

I'm using Kubuntu 13.0.4 as well as Linux Mint on a Compaq dc7900 sff. I have an Intel Core2 running at 3.16GHz and 2GB of RAM. I believe I have Intel HDA sound, and after running HardInfo it says my ...
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1answer
774 views

AlsaMixer shows Card but nothing under Sound/Output

Ubuntu 12.04.2 LTS Toshiba Satellite M115-S1061 realtek alc861-vd AlsaMixer shows my card/chip HDA ATI SB and RealTek ALC861-VD However when I open Rhythmbox or look at sound settings no device ...
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324 views

No Sound On Intel ich6M hd Audio(alc880) with intergrated Conexant modem

OK, so I'm facing this frustrating problem for a long time I just can't get the sound working on my Asus W5G00AE with Intel HD Audio(Intel HDA) that features a Realtek ALC880 Chipset and with a ...
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0answers
291 views

No sound in Kubuntu

I am a noob to Linux and know almost nothing on how to install drivers for this type of operating system but I cant stand Windows and I needed a good OS for my videos and music. I asked around and ...
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1answer
2k views

USB 3.0, Screen Brightness, and Realtek HD Audio (13.04)

I'm VERY new to linux, have played around a bit every now and then, but never really got the hang of it. I'm now tired of MS, so decided to give it a fighting chance. I have a Acer Aspire 5750G, Intel ...
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184 views

Unclear Sound on Ubuntu

I own an Asus K55vm running ubuntu 13.04 with updated alsa and pulseaudio. The sound on my laptop is clearly unclear at 100% volume on all applications. The sound was clear on windows. I think it uses ...
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2answers
7k views

Realtek ALC888 Sound Card doesn't work after Ubuntu 13.04

yesterday i updated my Ubuntu system from 12.10 to 13.04 but since then my audio card doesn't work at all. With the previous Ubuntu version it worked fine. The sound card is recognized by the system ...
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1answer
1k views

Broken audio after installing Realtek HD drivers

I had some problem with stock audio on the Realtek ALC888S making it a bit too quiet. So, After reading https://help.ubuntu.com/community/HdaIntelSoundHowto , I downloaded the HD audio drivers for ...
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1answer
2k views

Realtek ALC887-VD popping sound xbmc

I have the following hardware: Asus E45M1-M Pro based htpc, Yamaha RX-V550, LG 50PA6500. Connections: sound: htpc->yamaha via s/pdif optical, video: htpc->lg tv via hdmi. And software: Ubuntu 12.10 ...
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0answers
311 views

TA880GB+ motherboard with Realtek ALC892 = No Sound

My HTPC has the Biostar TA880GB+ Motherboard installed. I'm using the HDMI port and for the life of me I can not get sound to work at all.. I am using the onboard Realtek ALC892 6-Channel Blu-ray ...
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0answers
318 views

Choppy Audio on Realtek ALC888S [closed]

The onboard Realtek ALC888S is giving out choppy audio Oddly, speech comes out fine but is at a low volume Alsamixer detects it as being Realtek ALC1200 instead of Realtek ALC888S and lspci: ...
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581 views

How to configure sound (on Realtek ALC662) when current configuration plays everything as mono?

All music files play as mono on my Ubuntu 12.04 installation.System soundcard (integrated): nVidia MCP61 High Definition Audio (Realtek ALC662). Did anyone have the same problem? What's the solution? ...
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1answer
3k views

5.1 surround sound with three 3.5mm jacks

Having an issue with sound at the moment. I am trying to configure my 5.1 surround sound but it will only work on the Front left and Front right speakers. On the back of my motherboard I have 3x3.5mm ...
2
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0answers
553 views

How do I set up Line Out/In and Mic ports for surround sound?

I am running Ubuntu 12.10 on a Sony Vaio VGC-RB34G ( http://reviews.cnet.com/desktops/sony-vaio-vgc-rb34g/4505-3118_7-31289053.html ) with an integrated Realtek High Definition Audio sound card. On ...
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1answer
2k views

I don't know what is my audio device and there is no sound on Ubuntu 11

I have a little bit strange Desktop. It is a HP Compaq desktop with all its components enclosed by the factory(like a laptop). I don't know what the audio and video devices are but on Windows I just ...
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2answers
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Realtek Audio Manager on Kubuntu 12.04

I have Realtek soundcard on my HP-430 notebook but I can't seems able to have it's HD sound experience. The sound is lousy compared to Windows 7. I've been searching all over the 'www' to find any ...
2
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1answer
4k views

Realtek High Definition Audio Codecs

I've a Lenovo Y550 laptop with dual boot Ubuntu 12.04 and Windows &. I've installed Realtek High Definition Audio Codecs in windows installation. When I hear audio in Ubuntu it has less effect ...
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2answers
3k views

Using alsamixer produces error

I have recently installed the Realtek High Definition Audio Driver package using the Terminal. Before installing the software the sound was working fine but my sound sytem is 5.1 Creative. Out five ...
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0answers
490 views

Sound playback produces unwanted noise (“popping”, etc.) [closed]

So, I installed Ubuntu 11.10 on my laptop and everything went smoothly, except for the sound. I consulted the Ubuntu Wiki and several other support sites, telling me to edit the ALSA configuration ...
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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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1answer
956 views

Realtek ALC1200 Sound input

i'm using Realtek audio card in MSI GX620 Laptop $ cat /proc/asound/card0/codec#* | grep Codec Codec: Realtek ALC1200 Codec: Motorola Si3054 Codec: Nvidia MCP78 HDMI $ uname -a Linux machine ...
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2answers
1k views

No sound on a realtek AC97

I just installed Ubuntu 10.10 and I've no sound. I tried few method suggested in ubuntu forums like reinstall alsa but nothing works? My PC is old and my audio card is Realtek's AC'97. Any suggestions ...