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Output port for headphones and speakers, input for microphones. Circular port with three prongs.

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Headset Tiger Lake-H HD Audio Controller Sound not right on insert of 3.5 mm jack

I have this very strange issue and hoping that someone might know how to resolve. Just received a new machine, Dell G15-5511. When I plugin my headset via the 3.5mm jack, the sound and mic does not ...
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audio problem kernel 5.13

when Im using speaker port i cant hear anything but when I change it to headphone my speakers active and the audio will play from both headphone and speaker. Im using kernel 5.13 Ubuntu 21.10 please ...
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Audio jack not working in fresh Ubuntu 20.04 install

I am first time Ubuntu user. I recently purchased a intel desktop pc. Problem- usb speakers is working fine but not the headhpone/earphone jack. Steps followed till now: installed alsa-tools opened ...
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Re-plug speaker audio jack after boot

I have to re-plug audio jack after boot in order to have sound in speaker. No idea what happened. Some months ago it used to work. It stopped working after moved my computer to other location. Maybe ...
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external microphone is not working with Lenovo V17 iil 4 pin jack and Lubuntu

the external microphone of my headest is not recognised in my Laptop (i.e. the sound control says it is not plugged in) and only the external speaker works. This is my system: -Lenovo V17 IIL Laptop -...
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Set Firefox and Music player on different audio outputs on boot

I have a pie that: runs a server with a web application (that has sound effects) needs to play music The web application and the musicplayer both need different sound outputs so that they don't get ...
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headset combo microphone works earphones don't work

I have a self-built desktop using MSI MPGZ390 motherboard with onboard sound chip Realtek ALC1220P Codec. The headset is Hyperx Cloud Core with 2 3.5mm jacks plugged into front of computer. It is a ...
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Audio jack issue in Ubuntu 18.04

Problem: Headphone works only if I kill pulse audio. But when I unplug the headphone and plug it back, the issue reappears. I'm running Ubuntu 18.04, and my laptop is a Dell Inspiron 7591. I am ...
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No sound when starting Ubuntu

I am using Ubuntu 20.04 and I have a certain problem. Whenever I start Ubuntu the sound does not work, whatever the output device. It happens in all applications and websites, so I am pretty sure ...
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Audio Settings keeps RESET After Reboot

Ubuntu Desktop 21.10 for Raspberry Pi 4 Everytime i turn Rasp.Pi ON, i have to change audio from JACK to HDMI. After reboot the HDMI changes again to JACK. funny i don't even have any jack plug ...
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Jack sound distortion/clipping

I have installed Ubuntu 20.04 and everything works fine, except that when I start Jack, the sound produced by applications like Reaper or SuperCollider get distorted or hyper-amplified (basically, it'...
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Audio noise suppression on OUTPUT channel?

I saw a queestion about noise suppression, but the answers are just for INPUT channel, while a would like to suppress output from others. How can I do it? Thanks
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Audio issue after my laptop goes to sleep or lock it

I am using ubuntu 20.04, I always use headphones but whenever my laptop goes to sleep or if I lock the screen for a few seconds, then after reopening my laptop sound does not work like before seems ...
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Set volume range for qjackctl

I have that when I turn my qjackctl on, the maximum volume is so high that to listen well, I have to set the volume at about 15%. Can I adjust the range?
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Ubuntu flashing not allowed sign after inserting headphone

Since yesterday, whenever I am inserting my earphone into the headphone jack, Ubuntu keeps flashing not allowed sign. Also it automatically unpauses videos on youtube and spotify I've checked with 2 ...
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Playing a mp3 from terminal to a usb sound card

Hi I know this question is really specific but I want to know how to play a mp3 or any other audio file format from terminal to only a external soundcard I think such a thing is possible with ffmpeg ...
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Reset Ubuntu studio audio settings

I am using Ubuntu studio 20.04 'Focal Fossa'. Now can't hear sound. Audio icon indicate it's okay. Can I go back to default audio settings? How?
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Ubuntu 20.04 doesn't recognize front audio jack

On my PC I have two audio jacks - rear and front. Rear works good and without any problem. And connected to the audiocard straightly. The front jack connected to the audiocard trough motherboard via ...
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Microfone Blue yeti returning audio

So my blue yeti microphone has an audio jack, where I plug my headset. The thing is it has this feature that it returns audio from the microphone to the headset. When I'm on windows, it seems the OS ...
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Method to know headphone jack status?

with Ubuntu 20.04 LTS. My hardware has one audio codec connect to chipset by HDA bus for supporting internal speakers and microphone, and another codec by external USB chips with 3.5mm jack for ...
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Audio I/O not working but device is detected

I have encountered an issue with my audio and mic where it does not output any sound and my mic does not pick up anything, it used to output sound and mic input was very low no matter how loud the ...
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Play 2 different sounds through 2 different sinks/audio outputs on Ubuntu 20.10

I have 2 audio sinks on my raspberry pi (running Ubuntu 20.10). One is my monitor with build in speakers (hdmi) and a headphone jack. I have 2 applications running (Firefox and Rhythmbox) and I want ...
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MIcrophone headset: not working but found

I have my headset connected with a male stereo jack adapter. My ubuntu recognizes my headset which correctly reproduces sounds i.e. in Settings/Sounds I can choose between internal and headset ...
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S/PDIF Input won't play(Fender Mustang Micro plugged in via USB)?

Trying to get a fender mustang micro(head phone amp for a guitar) to plug into my Ubuntu 20.04.2 LTS laptop. So the setup is the mustang micro is plugged into my guitar, the mustang micro has a USB ...
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Ubuntu 20.04.2 - No Audio

I am not able to hear anything in Ubuntu 20.04. There is absolutely no audio. Not even with ext. speakers. I need to fix this, as I have an important trip. Reinstalling Ubuntu is not an option. For ...
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Is there any way to add delay to multiple audio outputs?

Lets say I have speaker1 and speaker2, which both have different input delays. In Windows there is a program, called Voicemeeter, where you can output the system sound to speaker1 and speaker2 through ...
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What are Pulse Audio and Jack Audio?

I have recently dual booted Ubuntu 20.04 L.T.S on my windows laptop. And while sharing my screen through teams or google meet, I am unable to share my computer audio, nor there are any options to ...
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Pulseaudio, audio stuttering and rtkit spam

Here is my problem: no matter the Linux distro I try on my computer, I am facing a certain problem. Basically, the audio is stuttering. Sometimes it will be fine for a few minutes, sometimes it will ...
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No audio: upgrade from Ubuntu 18.04 to 20.04

I recently upgraded to Ubuntu 20.04 to find that my hdmi audio is no longer working. System details: Device: Intel NUC9VXQNX Processor: Intel® Xeon(R) E-2286M CPU @ 2.40GHz × 16 Kernal: 5.4.0-54-...
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Kubuntu 20.04 - front panel audio jacks "unplugged" and Analog Stereo Duplex profile "unavailable"

I have a fresh Kubuntu 20.04 installation on a desktop PC. The system has a built-in HDA Intel audio card with Realtek ALC889 chip that is on the motherboard. It also has an Nvidia audio controller ...
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How do I pop-up "select audio device" from command line?

I would like to know which function on command line that pops up "select audio device":
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Front audio jack not working(Ubuntu 20.04)

I have tried alsamixer according to some suggestions but that not working, may be I am wrong in doing some steps to enable it. Please guide me
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How to connect Webcam USB Audio to Jack - Carla - UBUNTU STUDIO

I'm using Ubuntu Studio 20.04 with a presonus USB audio Interface working fine. But I really need capture audio from USB Webcams and send to jack/carla. Some foruns say that the webcam should show up ...
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Ubuntu 20 Realtek audio combo jack external mic not being detected

Hai I have realtek audio device and combojack on my laptop. No matter what I do it is not detecting microphones plugged into through the combojack. It keeps using the internal mic of the laptop. I ...
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How to make HDAJackRetask work in Ubuntu 20.04?

I am trying to use HDAJackRetask to fix some audio issues. However when I pick some overrides, tell the program to "Install boot override" and reboot I notice no changes and if I open ...
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Heaset microphone is not working on my Acer Swift 3

I am using Ubuntu 20.04 on my Acer swift 3 - SF314-55G. Laptop internal microphone is working fine but my headset microphone is not taking any input. please help.
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Make PulseAudio switch to headphones when inserted

I have a Dell Latitude 3540 with Lubuntu 20.04 LTS. Possibly similar to Make PulseAudio prefer external audio device and Internal microphone doesn't work when using headphones, I bought a pair of ...
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How to detect headset sound output and mic input for ALC1220 (asus x570-i motherboard) for Sennheiser HD 450BT headphones?

I just recently installed Ubuntu 20.04 on a new desktop and making the jack connection (with or without using a splitter) work for sound with mic seems impossible. I want to use my headphones to hear ...
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ubuntustudio-controls jack and suspend//resume

After my computer resume, I have to pkill jack and start ubuntustudio controls and click on the button "start or restart jack". I am on my way to create a resume script (how to execute a ...
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Audio playback through headphone jack working only on right side

I have been using Ubuntu bionic beaver for a few days and it worked fine until now. It still works on the windows partition. But now when I plug headphones to the jack it only plays from the right ...
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Buzzing in headphones after installing mkchromecast

I have a Dell XPS 9370 running KDE Neon 5.19 (i.e. basically Ubuntu 18.04) After installing mkchromecast to cast audio to my living room speakers via Google Chromecast, I am getting a loud buzzing ...
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Ubuntu 20.04 Not Detecting Audio Jack Headset Automatically on ASUS TUF Gaming FX505GD

As the title says, my laptop can't detect the headset automatically. Every time I plug or unplug a headset, I have to switch the output device manually from Settings -> Output Device dropdown to ...
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No sound from headphone jack

Since I installed Ubuntu 20.04 I cannot get sound from the audio jack. The internal speakers of my Asus X301A laptop work. When I plug in the audio a loud noise sound is emitted from the audio system ...
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Why does my audio latency go high when I close pavucontrol?

I am using a ThinkPad thunderbolt 3 dock gen 2. The output on it works fine, but only when I have pavucontrol open. When I don't have it open, my headset connected to the dock kind of just crackles ...
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Front and back audio jack of B450M DS3H-CF not detected -> no sound

I just did a fresh install of Ubuntu 20.04 on a system with a Gigabyte B450M DS3H-CF and AMD Ryzen 5 and the front and back audio microjack aren't working. They are not detected in the sound settings, ...
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Ubuntu 18.04 No sound although everything seems to be in order

I'm using Ubuntu 18.04 on a Dell Inspiron 13. My built in speakers and audio jack aren't reproducing any sound. Bluetooth speaker does work. However, when I check sound settings, pulse audio, and the ...
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Asus ROG Zephyrus S GX502GW headphone jack not working

i am in trouble and would appreciate some help. I cant manage to get my headphone jack to work on either Ubuntu desktop 18.04, 19.04, or 20.04; also tried pop os 19.Right now using Ubuntu desktop 19....
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'cadence' has no installation candidate in Ubuntu Mate 20.04

I recently updated to Ubuntu MATE 20.04 from 18.04 using sudo do-release-upgrade -d My instance of cadence isnt working any longer. When I try to reinstall cadence I get the following errors. ...
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When I mute or unmute in alsamixer, the speaker pop a little bit - by which i think indicates some changes, but I still can't hear anything

I have a PC with realtek audio card attatched . Realtek ALC887-VD I've tried to unmute and set all of the audio to make in alsamixer, I've tried to reinstall alsamixer sudo apt-get purge --auto-...
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How to fix 3.5 mm audio jack not working after upgrading to 20.04

I tried Ubuntu Vanila, Mate and Kylin (all same version 20.04) still the same. It plays fine with the inbuilt speakers but when a headphone is plugged in there is no audio. In the speaker settings it ...
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