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No sound after updates in Xubuntu 12.04

After installing updates all my computer was muted. I have tried turning the volume up in gnome alsa mixer and I switched to pulse audio but nothing worked. Does anyone else who has encountered this ...
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2answers
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Is it possible to direct a single audio stream to a seperate output device?

I listen a streaming radio broadcast on my Ubuntu-Gnome pc most of the day. I'd like to send its output to my desktop speakers, while continuing to send the rest of the output to my headphones. ...
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1answer
75 views

ubuntu 14.04 no sound no settings

I upgraded to 14.04 after a few days my sound was gone and now the menu on system settings is incomplete items have disappeared I've been in forums looking and searching for answers I cannot connect ...
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1answer
288 views

SFLphone 1.3.0 microphone on Ubuntu 14.04 not working

I compared the following 2 setups with original packages from the Ubuntu distributions and with the same headset and the same second telephone and the same telephone account data 1) SFLphone ...
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0answers
42 views

no sound in ubuntu 12.04 but in windows i t is enabled

**i tried this but..** meena@ubuntu:~$ gnome-volume-control-applet gnome-volume-control-applet: command not found **when i tried this** meena@ubuntu:~$ pulseaudio -vvv I: [pulseaudio] main.c: ...
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0answers
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login sound not playing

i had originally changed the login sound from the default and had it for a year,now that i want to change it to something else it just isnt playing.i followed all the instructions mentioned in all the ...
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0answers
39 views

audio playback problem in ubuntu 13.10

i have installed ubuntu 13.04 and successfully upgraded it to ubuntu 13.10 the problem that i am facing from the begining is that whenever i play any mp3 file in vlc or rhythmbox it gets little ...
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1answer
46 views

Ubuntu 12.04 LTS, Gnome: sound mutes and unmutes 10 times a second

The problem with my Ubuntu 12.04 LTS system is that it seems like something other than me is controlling volume and mute status of my sounds. Whenever a sound is playing, the volume icon in the bar ...
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2answers
1k views

Video editing app for lowering background noise while evidentiating slow voice?

I got a video who needs some delicate tweaks. In that video I recite several poems. My voice sounds too low, while the background noise is too high. If someone turns its sound at maximum to be able to ...
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2answers
267 views

Reset settings of gnome-control-center sound program

I have Ubuntu 13.10 installed on my notebook. I have a problem only with skype. When it plays a notification sound, the program is muted on gnome sound settings (as seen in the screenshot). But the ...
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1answer
128 views

Rhythmbox missing from sound applet on tray after reinstall on uhuntu 12.04 gnome classic

I had an rhythmbox in sound applet on tray but i had a problem in rhythmbox recently, when i wanted to play something rhythmbox was just playing some weird noise so i reinstalled rhythmbox And after ...
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0answers
321 views

how to get past gnome-control-center sound to the volume setting on the command line/shell script

I have searched this forum and the Internet for hours looking for a way to get to the gnome-control-center sound -> output volume by command line so that I can put it into a script to set it on boot ...
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1answer
1k views

Bluetooth refuses to connect since update to Ubuntu Gnome 13.10

I can no longer connect to my bluetooth speakers since since upgrading to Ubuntu Gnome 13.10 and then Gnome shell to 3.10, which never were a problem with Ubuntu Gnome 13.04. My bluetooth-dongle ...
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0answers
247 views

How to fix gnome-sound-applet error

whenever I try to launch gnome-sound-applet on my Ubuntu 12.04 64 bit, I get the following error messages: /usr/bin/pulseaudio: error while loading shared libraries: libpulsecommon-1.1.so: cannot ...
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0answers
103 views

Ubuntu + GTK3 does not list hdmi output

The GTK3 'sound settings' only shows internal audio. Unfortunately, this seems to be such a common problem that it's hard to find a reliable answer/ forum post. Does anyone know of any cli-utilities ...
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1answer
591 views

Sound converter on Ubuntu Gnome offers no option for converting audios to mp3

I often use sound converter to convert my audio files to mp3 and It works perfectly on Ubuntu Unity but when I move to Ubuntu Gnome there is no option for mp3 format. Sound converter does show how ...
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0answers
163 views

Enable Skype sounds *without* enabling *all* system sound effects

I'd like to enable the ringing and notification sounds in Skype without enabling generic system sounds, i.e. without turning on all system sound effects in PulseAudio volume control. Is there a way ...
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0answers
245 views

How can I change the desktop volume indicator color in GNOME 3.8?

Right now, whenever I use my volume up and down buttons in GNOME 3.8 on 13.04, it displays a white volume indicator. I'm wondering if there is any way to change this to use a black & white ...
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0answers
463 views

Recording in GNOME stopped working after gsettings editing

I was looking for a way to record audio with video on Gnome Shell (Ubuntu 13.04) and after doing these command: gsettings set org.gnome.shell.recorder pipeline "queue ! videorate ! vp8enc quality=10 ...
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0answers
178 views

Gnome-sound-applet mouse wheel function is broken

I'm using Gnome Classic session in Ubuntu 12.10 and am running the gnome-sound-applet in order to have a volume control in the systray (tint2). Mouse wheel scrolling to change the volume doesn't seem ...
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1answer
208 views

How can I change the volume of a specific program?

I just installed gnome-alsa, because my mic didn't work with pulseaudio. But I can't seem to find a way to change the volume of a specific program, like you can in Windows. I can only change the ...
0
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1answer
91 views

12.04: 2 defined users but one with mute sound at login

Ubuntu 12.04 64 bits Gnome-shell 3.4.1 I have defined 2 users: one with administration rights and another standard. With the user with admin rights there isn't problem but when the other user ...
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0answers
516 views

How to record a screencast with audio in gnome shell

I'm trying to change my configuration so that the default alt + ctrl + shift + r also records audio. I've used this code: gsettings set org.gnome.shell.recorder pipeline "queue ! videorate ! vp8enc ...
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5answers
4k views

Sound only comes in headphones doesn't come out of the speakers on a HP Pavilion dv6 1280us

I am newbie of Ubuntu 12.04 with Gnome3 Shell. Laptop Model: HP Pavilion DV6 1280US Full Updates Installed. I can hear sound played only when headphones are plugged in. Regular inbuilt speakers ...
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1answer
367 views

Change hotkey volume indicator

Im using ubuntu 12.04 with gnome shell everything is fine, but I find a bit ugly the image used when I change the sound via fn keys: http://s15.postimage.org/xn01s5vsb/icon.png Is there any way to ...
0
votes
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 ...
3
votes
4answers
4k views

Audio not working for Gnome Screencast Ctrl + Alt + Shift + R

I can do screencasts by pressing ctrl+alt+shift+r, but I get no sound when I view the videos, I've check my built in mic and headset, they both work on skype and such, I just can't record sound with ...
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2answers
4k views

How do I maximize the sound volume on a Macbook Pro in GNOME Shell? [closed]

How do you maximize sound volume in Gnome Shell under Ubuntu 11.10? I have a Macbook, and my sound and volume keys generally work, but even if I use the volume keys to set volume to 100%, the sound ...
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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 ...
0
votes
1answer
72 views

how do I reput the Gnome sound that sounds at the beginnig?

when I installed the operating sistem, there was an option for this sound, but in that time I didn't want the sound be played. now I want it, then how do I put it again? help
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1answer
2k views

Disable or change GNOME drum beat sound

Referencing a previous question: I would have expected System ▸ Administration ▸ Login Screen ▸ Play login sound to control this, but unchecking it does not prevent the drum beat sound from ...
1
vote
1answer
823 views

Pulseaudio not using card I want output from

Sound on Ubuntu stopped working (however on Windows 7 it works). I just tried ubuntu-bug audio and gave the following output: You don't seem to have configured PulseAudio to use the card you want ...
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2answers
899 views

How to add mute/unmute for the sound menu in gnome shell?

The sound menu in gnome shell have no mute/unmute option. so if the sound is muted i have to open Sound Settings and unmute it,unlike unity i,e, i want to add a mute/Unmute button to gnome shell ...
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0answers
364 views

How do I switch audio sources on an HP Pavilion DV7? [closed]

Just switched from 11.04 to 11.10 and suddenly got the problem of audio switching. in previous versions I could've switched from analog output to analog speakers on my HP pavilion dv7-3170el. Now I ...
1
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1answer
417 views

Login sound disappeared

I'm using Ubuntu 11.10 with GNOME Shell. And I find that the music after login just disappeared. I run gnome-session-properties in terminal and I can see Gnome login sound selected.
1
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1answer
455 views

Black screen and no sound after login

My notebook is Asus U31SD and I'm using Ubuntu 11.10 with gnome-shell and I'm having this weird problem that after login I can hear start sound and I barely see the desktop. To fix it I need to press ...
4
votes
1answer
1k views

Ubuntu login sound missing in GNOME Shell

When I start GNOME Shell, the login sound of Ubuntu doesn't play. I've tried to find the startup command of the sound on Google without any luck. Does anyone know how to fix this?
3
votes
1answer
407 views

Volume blinking up and down rapidly on Gnome Shell

I've been having this problem where the volume goes up and down extremely fast and it makes the audio of videos sound like they're skipping. Does anyone know how to fix this? EDIT: In the Sound ...
8
votes
1answer
583 views

How do I make the clock stop chiming every hour on the hour?

I'm using a fully updated 11.10 install. After I installed the gnome-shell 3.2 package the clock started chiming every hour (it sounds like a doorbell). If I'm listening to something that needs to ...
1
vote
1answer
3k views

ALSA mixer applet? [closed]

I have recently installed Narwhal. Everything seems to look good so far, but as usual sound via PulseAudio is deeply unsatisfactory; scratchy sound from Skype, choppy sound from command line apps, ...
1
vote
1answer
999 views

Why won't my volume control work?

I recently installed Gnome 3 in Ubuntu 11.04 on a Lenovo Thinkpad T61p. Since then, my hard volume buttons have stopped working, and my manual volume control via the top-right corner has had no impact ...
3
votes
1answer
2k views

How to increase speaker volume?

I have an ubuntu laptop, and can control the speaker volume with the built in keys. However, the max volume is still pretty low in some applications. Can I amplify the voice output further somehow?
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0answers
926 views

Pulseaudio makes static after upgrade to GNOME 3 [closed]

Since upgrading my Natty install to Gnome 3, I've been having occasional issues with sound. Most of the time, sound works fine, but here and there it will be really staticy. One cause I've noticed ...
1
vote
2answers
385 views

No sound when monitor is turned off

I'm running Ubuntu 10.10 on a Revo r3610 nettop with integrated sound (Intel HDA) and graphics (nVidia ION). When I boot up with the monitor turned on everything works fine. If I then turn off the ...
3
votes
3answers
1k views

How to get internal sounds working with Macbook

How to get internal sounds working with Macbook? I am using Ubuntu 10.10. Sounds work when I use headset, but internal sounds doesn't work.