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I use lubuntu and have installed pulseaudio and pavucontrol already. I have managed to fix the problem with my microphone noise by launching skype from terminal: PULSE_PROP="filter.want=echo-cancel" skype But I have a question. Is there a way to reduce noise in incoming audio signal in skype using pulseaudio? Evgeniy.
I noticed the same problem once I got the most recent updates. I see you're also using alsa-mixer. If you're using it because PulseAudio was giving you problems, then my solution might work. It seems that PulseAudio got reinstalled (at least partially) with this round of updates. Once I removed Pulse, which you can do with this command: sudo apt-get ...
Skype - Options - Sound devices - turn off "Allow Skype to automatically adjust my mixer levels"
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