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Did you check that your Webcam is correctly running by using something like VLC. And that it has been correctly recognized by using dmesg (and looking at the last lines after plugging it in). EDIT: To do so while using VLC: Open the playlist (CTRL+L) and go to "Video Capture" then a device should be there if it's not it hasn't been found. EDIT2: Did you ...
I am guessing that the problem is that distro doesn't automatically change sound configuration - HDMI requires digital output which is not set automatically and although you have connected TV to PC's HDMI jack, there is no output to it. That was the problem in my case (and still is). I found out that it's a software issue because HDMI sound worked fine when ...
Stop jackd by clicking "stop" in qjackctl or running this command in a terminal: killall jackd then if pulseaudio was stopped, run this command: pulseaudio "Standard" audio should be back. Pulseaudio and jackd can run together installing pulseaudio-module-jack EDIT : The real solution : - try to install "pavucontrol" (pulse audio volume control) ...
Try to disable the "automute" control that you see in Alsamixer: use right arrow arrow key to move to this control, then down arrow key to disable "automute": your speaker should now be independent from headphone jack, and only controlled by the "speaker" fader (mute it).
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