Questions tagged [soundcard]

A.K.A. audio card, the sound card is an expansion card that provides extra audio capabilities to a computer. Once a separate component needed by older computers, newer machines tend to have these sound capabilities built into the motherboard.

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No sound devices on Lenovo x1 carbon after upgrade to 20.04

I have upgraded my Lenovo X1 Carbon to Ubuntu 20.04. After the reboot, I cannot see any sound card nor for input nor for output. I have tried to follow several different solutions such as: Microphone ...
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Audacity Crash at Startup with Ubutnu Studio 22.04 LTS and Terratec Phase88 PCI (Ice1712 Envy24)

First of all I'm sorry for my bad English. My Setup Asus P6X58D-E -Xeon 5670 6x4GB of DDR3 1600Mhz Ram R9 370 GPU Terratec Phase 88 PCI with RCA Ice/VT1712 Envy24 (And this is probably the key to the ...
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Why did my computer start speaking?

I restarted my computer because my audio crashed, and it scared the hell out of me when it just started speaking. It is going on right now. It says everything I write and it reads out the window and ...
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Ubuntu starting slow - soundcard problem

Kubuntu 20.04 is starting very slow. Ich have an ssd and I know it was faster some time ago. With dmesg -T I can see a delay of 20 seconds at this point: snd_ice1712 0000:04:06.0: Consumer PCM code ...
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New to Linux- using 32bit Ubuntu-Mate 18

New to Linux. using Ubuntu-Mate 18.04 due to PC limits (WinXP unit). Cant hear any audio! Not on Rhythmbox or VLC media player. Sound settings say "Dummy Output stereo". What script can I ...
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Sound pitches down when using external USB soundcard

Lenovo t420 - Ubuntu 20.04 Since two weeks ago I cannot play audio at the correct pitch when I use my external USB soundcard. This only applies to this current install, the external USB soundcard ...
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no sound on ubuntu and only HDMI shown

I know this has been asked a million times, but after reaching page 25 on various searches and opening every link on every page, I still couldn't find any solution that worked. My computer is a Chuwi ...
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No sound on Macbook

I am planning to partially switch to Ubuntu, maybe completely in the future. Is that possible to add sound in future updates? It is very hesitating to me. To those who forgot I am talking about ...
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Bad Audio on Surface 3 with Xubuntu and linux-surface kernel

I'm experiencing some bad audio issues on my Surface 3 device running Xubuntu with linux-surface kernel. After the installation of the O.S. I found that I couldn't hear no sound. Issuing alsamixer I ...
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Crackling sound about every second on headphones (Steelseries) when audio starts. Ubuntu 20.04

Summary Device: Steelseries Arctis 5. Sound is fine on any other device. The Steelseries headphones doesn't affected by this issue on Windows 11. Both Steelseries Game/Chat outputs are affected by ...
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sizzling sound with ALSA

I was working on a Kdenlive project (snap version) on my PC when suddenly sound became sizzly and even after rebooting I can't get ride of it. I already tried a lot of things as : Of course rebooting ...
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Focusrite Scarlett 4i4 surround 4.0 split to 2 stereo sinks, reconfigure profile

I've updated my linux kernel to 5.15 on Ubuntu Studio and enabled the ALSA mixer to work with my Focusrite Scarlett 4i4 3rd Gen audio interface. The problem is, PulseAudio sees the device as 4.0 ...
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No sound Ubuntu 20.04 - Notebook 9 pen 15" Nvidia

Computer brand: Samsung Notepad 9 15" Nvidia GPU: Nvidia GeForce MX150 Sound: AKG stereo speakers Have no sound not even in bluetooth. Tried uninstalling and reinstalling alsa and pulseAudio. ...
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Realtek ALC4080 Microphone not working

I'm using the same setup with Windows, and there it works perfectly fine, but on ubuntu it doesn't work. Sound from the headset is there, but microphone does not take any sound. Also in Microsoft ...
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Sound Not Working on Ubuntu 20.04 Asus Vivobook Pro

Sound is not working on my Asus Vivobook Pro 14X (Ryzen 9 and NVIDIA GEFORCE RTX3050 STUDIO). Speaker by harman/kardon;Chip: Realtek ALC294 cat /proc/asound/cards 0 [Generic ]: HDA-Intel - ...
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Dell xps microphone distortion

I installed ubuntu on a dell xps laptop thinking everything would be compatible. It seemed to work fine after installation, except for the sound, and on that point, there are a number of problems. ...
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Issue with sound on Ubuntu 20.04

I have tried everything, from reinstalling the drivers to pulseaudio. The sound is playing but I cannot hear anything. The volume is at max and nothing is muted. Can someone please help me ?
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creative super xifi gamer headphones

can use creative superXifi gamer headphones with kubuntu ? if yes how to install software on kubuntu ?
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Can't open mixer and no sound, helem (MIXER,'Front Mic Boots Valume',0,1,0) appears twice or more

I have two audio ports on my computer, but the front one always no sound. I also tried a mixer to try to config it, but it gave an error. I guess it have some driver conflict, but I have no idea how ...
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AlsaEqual for multiroom configuration

I try to use AlsaEqual under Ubuntu. All the packages seem correctly installed. I have one 7.1 card configured to output 4*stereo channels (multiroom system). Each channel use a squeezelite and I ...
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Ubuntu Studio not using USB soundcard (Focusrite 2i4)

Am now using a Dell Lattitude 7270, i7 processor 16Gb ram. Am trying to setup Ubuntu Studio but I cant seem to get the OS to use my Focusrite USB soundcard. In a terminal I get; steve@E7270:~$ lsusb ...
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Audioquest Dragonfly black green light

I have Audioquest Dragonfly Black, v1.5 It says on their website, when light is blue, it's registered on 48 khz when light is green it's 44.1 khz When I plug it on laptop under windows, it's blue ...
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No sound (Everest ESSX8336 sound card)

I bought the huawei D16 to me and my wife. Her notebook has a realteck sound card inside and installing the ubuntu has no problem. But my version of this has Everest ESSX8336 inside. And when I sign ...
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Beats Audio driver not working well on HP Envy 15 laptop

My laptop has Beats Audio support; I can control it in Windows10 but in Linux (I tried Mint, Elementary OS and Ubuntu) my speaker is not working right. Sound is only coming from the left side. It ...
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Why pulseaudio is reported as not running?

I have Ubuntu 21.10 and I get the below results related to pulseaudio. What should I do to "connect" to pulseaudio such that pacmd list-sinks to correctly report something? $sudo netstat -...
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Ubuntu 18.04 suddenly no sound

Yesterday I was using my laptop just fine (Ubuntu 18.04 LTS) and put it to sleep. This morning there was no sound output from it. I tried the speakers and headphones but neither work. I tried ...
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No sound - Lubuntu 21.10

I used the Lubuntu 19.04, and the sound worked perfectly. I recently upgraded to Lubuntu 21.10 on a scratch install; unfortunately, no sound comes from the notebook's internal speakers, nor from the ...
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Dummy sound on NUC10i5FNH and Ubuntu 21.10

I just bought a NUC10i5FNH and installed Ubuntu 21.10 and i don't have sounds. In parameters i can see this ("Sortie fictive" == "Dummy sound"): Note this computer have a HDMI ...
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USB Soundcard not detected completly

I just bought a DJ Controller with an onboard soundcard. When I check the system for soundcards via cat /proc/asound/cards I get the following result: 0 [Generic ]: HDA-Intel - HD-Audio ...
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Slight craclinkg with Ubuntu and Behringer usb mixer / soundcard

When I play music on my laptop I experience slight craclinkgs that tends to be very annoying when you notice them. I use a Behringer Xenyx 302 USB. But I actually have noticed that it occurs with the ...
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PCI Soundcard support

I'm trying to set a PC to learn Ubuntu-Studio (release 18). I'm using an old PCI soundcard: Guillemot Fortissimo I. Expecting to use MIDI I/O to connect to my piano keyboard. Testing with live CD, ...
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Enabling sound on a chromebook cb3 (chtmax98090) running lubuntu 20.04

This question has been asked before in this forum but the answers given were for an older distribution and doesn't apply (or work) in lubuntu 20.04. the answers I tried to follow were for 17.10 and 15....
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Audio Issues Monitor Speaker

I changed my OS to Ubuntu and now my Monitor-Speakers don't work anymore. I use -as always- a DP-cable. It worked fine before. In the Audio-Settings it says "Dummy-Output" and there is ...
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No sound for builtin speakers after i connected an external sound card?

I can still see builtin speaker in the menu but when i chose it there is no output sound. You can see my sound settings here: The problem started after i connected an external sound card called ...
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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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Front microphone not working

After installing (20.04 LTS) I had an issue with my earphones... Initially my mic and my earphones both weren't working. But after a bit of research I was able to fix the speakers but mic is still an ...
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No sound (After I removed Pulseaudio)

When I open a video file it says "Audio output failed: The audio device "default" could not be used: No such file or directory." When Im trying to record sound in Audacity it says ...
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Linux 20.04 Dummy Output and Sound Card Not Detected

I am completely new to Linux. I have Dell Inspiron and I have Linux Ubuntu 20.4. And I’m just starting to set some things in order. The other day I got the right codecs to be able to play videos. But ...
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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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Internal sound card not detected

In my Ubuntu 18.04 sound setting I have only Radeon RX 580 as available option. So the PC outputs no sound, though I can get sound from TV output, but I'd like to get sound directly from the PC to my ...
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AORUS Onboard SoundCard no listed

My AORUS Motherboard onboard soundcard is not listed. Ubuntu: $ lsb_release -a | grep Description Description: Ubuntu 20.04.2 LTS Kernel: $ uname -a Linux laura 5.4.0-72-generic #80-Ubuntu SMP Mon ...
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Ubuntu 20.10 2 soundcards. onboard digital and Creative AE-7. I hear sound, can't record sound

I have a weird issue. I have a Creative A7 soundcard that works fine, sound through speakers, headphones etc. But I cannot record sound on any app like Audacity or OBS. If I open pavucontrol and ...
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Always have audio out from usb soundcard and stream over IP on a multi-user desktop system

First off, sorry if 'parts' of this have been answered before, I'm just struggling to work out a suitably non-complex way of linking everything. I want to build a new system using Ubuntu 20.04LTS ...
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Ubuntu 21.04 - Dummy Output only on Lenovo Flex 5i Chromebook

this is my first time posting so please be gentle, it's been a while since I was in the Ubuntu ecosystem, and I'm very much an old noob! I have a new Lenovo Flex 5i Chromebook (i3 model), which I ...
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alsa does not recognized audio card

I am struggling since days to get Ubuntu to recognize my audio card. It looks like the hardware is detected (Intel C230 on motherboard), but can not get it working. My laptop is a Acer V5-591. I have &...
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Mic not working after installing Ubuntu 18.04.5 LTS on my new Lenovo ThinkPad-X1-Carbon-Gen-8

I bought a new Lenovo ThinkPad-X1-Carbon-Gen-8. My mic is not working at all. I have Multichannel sof-hda-dsp under my input tab in "Sounds". Mic is on, but seems like doesn't work. Any idea ...
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SMSL M2 DAC Not found on Ubuntu 20.10

I have SMSL M2 DAC connected to PC by usb, and new fresh installed ubuntu 20.10. And my sound not working. alsamixer on f6 shows my smsl card but can't find any mixers there. pacmd list-cards | grep ...
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Ubuntu 20.04 (update) no sound card found

I can't find a solution for my sound problem. I've updated my Ubuntu 18.04 to 20.04. Sound dosen't work. chris@chris-pc:~$ aplay -l aplay: device_list:274: keine Klangkarten gefunden … . chris@chris-...
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Mic picks up all system sounds (including game sounds)

I've tried reinstalling alsa and pulseaudio and that didn't fix it. Output also doesn't work after I reboot (no speaker in tray) but I can fix that with a pulseaudio -k - Edit: this doesn't happen ...
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Intel 631xESB/632xESB High Definition Audio 20.04 Modules

I'm trying to get audio to work on an old Mac Pro running 20.04 server. When I run aplay -l I get: aplay: device_list:274: no soundcards found... But when I run lspci -v | grep -i audio I get: 00:1b....
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