Questions about sound issues with Ubuntu spanning from sound cards, microphones and speakers/headset to the transfer of audio signals via audio port, bluetooth and HDMI.

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Line in problem with Ubuntu 12.04

I installed Ubuntu 12.04 as my main operating system 3 days ago. Everything works fine, except my sound card. I can listen to my music without any problem, but when it comes to recording through my ...
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Why does this file not play as the startup sound?

I downloaded a 3.9MB song (.mp3) and converted it to (.ogg) with this command ffmpeg -i desktop-login.mp3 desktop-login.ogg The file size of the converted file was 23.1MB then I copied it to ...
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Sub Woofers not working on HP-DV6 on upgrading to 12.04

I have a HP-DV6165tx. In 11.10 to enable the sub woofers I had added this line to the /etc/modprobe.d/alsa-base.conf file options snd-hda-intel model=ref After upgrading to 12.04 I had no sound. ...
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Headphones are plugged in and sound still comes out of Speakers [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Sound comes out of my speakers even when headphones are plugged in I have an Asus K60IJ laptop, I am new to linux and was forced to come to linux when my windows os ...
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Lost sound with 11.10

I installed Ubuntu some days ago. The sound worked perfectly, but today there was a shortcircuit and I lost the sound. I thought it was the sound card, but I started Windows XP and it worked fine. ...
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Sound does not work?

Ok, yesterday the sound worked great, both the internal speakers and my headphones. But today it doesn't work at all. I cant find out what the problem is, I tried with rebooting the system and log in ...
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How do you record the audio from a web flash video, e.g. from Hulu or YouTube, and make an audio podcast

I want to record the audio from flash videos on YouTube or Hulu to listen to later on my iPod or SanDisk mp3 player. Is there any combination of tools that can accomplish this? Is it possible to ...
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Sound doesn't work with Intel 5 Series/3400 chipset

Who can help me find the audio driver. I got the following information after I ran sudo lshw and lspci lshw vun-k42jc description: Notebook product: K42Jc vendor: ASUSTeK Computer Inc. version: 1.0 ...
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Sound, stopping between multiple programs

I fiddled about with pulseaudio, I think in my config files. Now i can't play 2 things one after each other from 1 window ton another. E.g. on Rhythmbox when i listen to a song then switch to youtube, ...
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Bluetooth high quality support gone in ubuntu 14.04?

I have a bluetooth speaker (http://www.sound2go.net/produkte/bigbass-plus). In ubuntu 13.10 I could go to the audio settings and choose the bluetooth mode (Telephony - Low Quality, of High Quality). ...
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Fresh Ubuntu 12.10 - no audio (Thinkpad T400)

I installed Ubuntu 12.10 on my Thinkpad T400 ... but I have no sound and the keyboard buttons for volume up and down do nothing. When I open sound settings, there's nothing: it's all greyed out. It is ...