Forum discussion tagged with audio.
  1. ACrashInTime

    Question Realtek drivers not properly installing

    So for the past couple of months, I've been having some issues with my computer's audio, specifically in things like discord background audio is also picked up. After looking at several other posts and pages the common issue seems to be with the drivers. In this case Realtek drivers, I have...
  2. CloudPink

    Question Two Blue Yeti mics in one room

    We have two gaming set ups in one room. Both have Blue Yeti microphones. Both use the Discord desktop app to communicate. One person can hear their voice from the other mic and it is very distracting. Set up ONE (cannot hear their own voice from the other mic): -Blue Yeti mic with gains all...
  3. K

    Question help! PC audio quality suddenly dropped

    I'm not sure this is the right place to ask, but I'm completely out of ideas. Last night I was playing a video game and my friends asked me to turn up my mic volume. I'm on windows 10, so I opened my sound settings and just as it opened my sound quality suddenly dropped. I'm not sure if it was a...
  4. PhoenixFlock

    Question When I Plug my BM800 Mic into my laptop the built in speaker don't work

    In my Laptop there is only 1 Audio Jack and I am Forced to use a Audio jack splitter for the mic then the mic works but my built in speakers of the laptop don't work and then I hv to wear Headphones which is irratating so is there a way i can use the mic and also use my built in speakers I hv...
  5. T

    Question Roccat Khan Aimo vs Roccat ELO 7.1 USB

    Hello everyone, I would like to buy a new gaming headset. I am currently using Roccat Kave and those are great, but too old now. So I am looking for a new one. I am thinking either Roccat Khan Aimo or Roccat ELO 7.1 USB. I don't want wireless. Which one you guys think is better? Lastly I want...
  6. B

    Question How can I get my consoles sound to come through my computer?

    So I have a dual monitor setup and one of them I have an HDMI switch connected to for my game consoles. I had the left monitor (the one with the HDMI switch) with the audio out connected to my line-in on my PC and was able to have the desktop listen to it so I had the left monitor sound running...
  7. F

    Question MacBook Pro 2014 - Hi-Res Audio Support via Optical Cable ?

    Hi, I just got myself Hi-Res Speakers. On the apple website it says that MacBook Pro 2014 can support Hi-Res Audio at 192KHz My problem is that when I go to Audio MIDI Setup, I can only see max rate at 96KHz. I have checked that with my 3.5mm jack...
  8. A

    Question Help with Audio Quality and Background Noise

    Before we get into it, please let it be noted that I have played for less than a month with an electric instrument, and as such I am new to using amplifiers. I have a quarter jack to 3.5mm adapter that I plug into my bass and then to my computer with a $3 cable from amazon, which works fine but...
  9. lorenzoalinari

    Question Windows 10 stereo mix doesn't work anymore

    Hi everyone, I have a stereo+sub setup connected to my PC. I use the case front jack for the stereo speakers and I attach the line in of the sub amplifier (a TPA3116) to the mobo green output. Now, I have always used stereo mix to split the sound output and it has always worked fine. I know I...
  10. E

    Question Microphone in my headset is not picking up my voice when connected to PC but it works fine on my Phone.

    Hello my headphone model is A4Tech HS-19 Comfort Stereo HeadPhone with Dual Ports One for Mic and one for the headset. I bought it about a month ago and everything was fine until suddenly yesterday, my pc was not picking up my microphone sound. I checked sound settings as well as devices and it...
  11. M

    Question Get rid of noise in cell phone headphones

    So basically when I plug this headphones in my smart phone it's completely okay, they are pretty good. But when I plug into pc they produce noise and my head goes crazy. I tried many things like check box listening to mic and stuff but still noise. I think the problem is that the headphones are...
  12. Randall The 2nd

    Question Mic input is so low it basically not functional

    I've gone through the audio configuration for the mic and also confirmed it was on. The problem here is that I've just built a new computer and the mic is so low that nothing could be heard. I've set it to the max and it still only hits 1 to 2 bars. And it is not the mic itself because I've...
  13. M

    Question new usb mic gives off violent static noise when i first load into a program to use it

    so this is a really annoying and odd problem. if i load into a game chat, or discord etc, my mic just gives off a loud violet static buzz. but unplugging and plugging it back in fixes it.. im on win10, its a Neewer 8000 usb.
  14. shahriar.ratul3123

    Question Why do I get static /sparking type of noise from my earphone when I play any sound/music suddenly ?

    Actually, when I play any sound/music on my laptop, I get a static/sparking type of noise from my earphone. It happens once at the beginning when I play something suddenly. It occurs every time while playing any music after a short time of pause. And it feels so noisy that it seems like someone...
  15. Sound guy

    Question Why when I connect my subwoofer Yamaha YST SW215 with my speakers to my external soundcard, all I get is a low bass sound with no speaker sound

    Hi guys and girls. My name is Jim and I have an audio system, amplifier NEC, two speakers and a subwoofer Yamaha YST SW215. First I connected my sub to my amp, the speakers to the sub and the amplifier to my external sound card on my pc. Due to the fact that the amp has a problem with the volume...
  16. S

    Question How to fix audio in Toshiba Satellite laptop (one day trying fixes)

    Problem: Since driver update with "Iobit driver Booster" Laptop built-in speakers and headphone jack don't work but in the windows sound panel the device shows green waves (sound signal output) Laptop: Toshiba Satellite P50-B-10v (PSPNUE) OS: Windows 10 home x64 v: 2004 Tried fixes (will edit...
  17. M

    Solved! audio jack converter

    Might be silly, but I need help finding a 3.5mm male to 3.5mm female adapter/converter for my stereo aux cable. The shell/grip is too big for my headphones and won't fit the jack all the way in, so the audio only plays out the left side. I'd really just like one similar to the 6.5mm to 3.5mm...
  18. S

    Solved! Replacement subwoofer for Sony HT-CT380 Sound bar

    I have a Sony HT-CT380 Sound bar that came it's own wireless subwoofer. Sadly the subwoofer has now packed in. Can I use another subwoofer with this sound bar ? If so how would I connect it as I can only see HDMI and an optical connection on the sound bar. There is an analogue in port as...
  19. R

    Question Microphone is playing computer audio even when muted

    So I noticed, even if my microphone is muted, that my computer, or at least Discord, because thats what Im trying to fix it on, my input is playing my computer audio. I dont understand why its doing this, even when the mic is muted its still playing computer audio at full volume. I've been...
  20. S

    Question My Lenovo IdeaPad 320 Laptop AMD keeps playing Speaker Audio to the Microphone when I use it on external apps.

    So I've had this issue for a while now and it's really been pissing me off. I recently switched to this laptop and it's been smoother than my old one, but there's still one issue that I can't seem to fix. It only has one audio jack and it detects both the mic and the earphones. I've used a...
  21. T

    Solved! Bm-800 Condenser Microphone not working.

    I recently bought a condenser microphone and a 48V power supply. I am having trouble figuring out what I'm doing wrong with this set up. I've got the microphone XLR cable going to the power supply, I have the cord that came with the microphone(XLR to the audio jack) plugged into the power supply...
  22. dopeeh

    Solved! How do I connect active speakers to an active speaker with no RCA output?

    Hey guys, I just stumbled upon a powered subwoofer from JVC. It's the SP-PW100 and I wanted to add it to my current setup of Presonus 3.5 monitors. These have an active left side with RCA input which has a speaker wire output for the right side. The subwoofer however has an RCA input but only...
  23. T

    Question Can someone help me with my TCL 3010 soundbar?

    I’ve recently bought a TCL 3010 soundbar to go with a tv I got from target a while back. The soundbar was necessary as the tv (AIWA) has pretty bad quality sound. I’ve noticed that the soundbar makes a lot of muffled static noise when the volume is turned down low. I am using the tvs ARC HDMI...
  24. Zajbes

    Solved! Freebuds 3 microphone dont work

    I recently bought the huawei freebuds 3 and everything is working great with one exception, the microphone dont work. I have huawei p30 does any one have a way of fixing it ?
  25. TarlaGaming

    Solved! Fuzzy, noisy audio D:

    My default headphone jack is working just fine when I plug it into my IPad but when I plug it into my PC via splitter cable, there is constant fuzzy noise which annoys me so much while watching videos and playing games. It's like there is a printer printing stuff in the background as quietly as...
  26. Question Half channels from Anthem MRX 700 receiver at low volume. How to troubleshoot/fix?

    Hi everyone, thanks for reading. I have an anthem MRX 700 receiver which I have used for years. Recently, I noticed the volume for my front right, center, back left, and surround left channels were at a much lower volume (not distorted or entirely silent just ~18db lower than the rest). I'm...
  27. gqchishti

    Question Left Right Headphones Channels Inverted when in games

    Hello Everyone! My headphones directional sound is messed up when in games, the left sound is coming like it's on the right and vice versa (Front and back is fine). When I am in windows, like normal browsing , youtube videos, the sound is perfectly fine. Sound test videos or surround sound is...
  28. R

    Solved! Onkyo TX-SV424 Audio Control Amplifier Output Issues

    I have recently tried setting up an old(around 20 yrs old) Onkyo Controller to use with my computer. After some messing around with the system it seems as though only some of the speaker output slots on the back of the controller are working. It has seven total output slots: four front speaker...
  29. N

    Solved! 3.5mm audio messed up (PC)

    Hi there. My 3.5mm jack is messed up and i need help. My sound keeps cutting and sometimes it just stops and i have to force it to work even though thats probably not the best thing to do. So an idea struck and this question remains. Would a USB DAC help me out? Mic included, i have a razer...
  30. Y

    Question DT 990 PRO Volume is extremly low.

    Hi there guys, Long time lurker here and require some advise. I have DT 990 PRO's connected to Asus Strix Soar audio card via audio jack into the headphones port, but the audio appears to be really low. All the volume setting have been set to max 100%, but when playing music it sounds like all...
  31. J

    Question How can i get TV audio out of my old surround sound system?

    Hi, Trying to get the TV audio to come out of my surround sound speakers. TV model - LG 55LW6500-TA Receiver - YAMAHA DVR-S60 Tv is rather old, but receiver is older. TV has hdmi, optical outs. Receiver has only RCA, so no optical, no hdmi. Ive purchased a DIGITAL to ANALOG audio converter...
  32. A

    Solved! Assistance request with Windows/receiver/5.1

    I have the following devices: Yamaha RXC-V383 receiver Acer Predator XB271HU monitor Homemade computer with: EVGA GeForce RTX 2080 XC GAMING video card ASRock Fatal1ty Gaming Z170 Gaming K4 motherboard I'm trying to get this setup so my PC is both GSYNC enabled (requires DisplayPort) and 5.1...
  33. TinyGaatZuipen

    Solved! How to connect 2 audio inputs to 1 headphone

    Hi I have a question I want to connect my pc or phone to my headphones when I’m gaming on xbox one. All 3 have headphone jack 3,5 But i can only find something to swith the audio, i don’t want to switch I want to hear music on my phone or something from my pc while I’m gaming, so i want to...
  34. tomelks

    Solved! How to connect old stereo to android phone (YAMAHA TSX-130)

    Hi guys, I have this audio system in my house for years and it's compatible only for USB jack, old iPod jack or CD. Since all of these inputs are old and not compatible with youtube music I thought I can try and make something out of this 500 $ system (at the time).... I opened up the box and...
  35. swat14888

    Question Headset's microphone not detected by Realtek?

    I just bought a headset (Logitek G332 SE to be exact) , when I plugged it in I got a pop-up from windows asking me which device I just plugged in (options were: Headphones, Headset, Mic In), so naturally, I chose Headset. I can hear through my headset all fine, but the microphone is not working...
  36. S

    Solved! JBL gt-basspro12 no sound

    Hi. Im having issues with my 3 year old jbl gt-basspro 12 sub with amp thats mounted in the back of my car. The sub turns on, and even makes a subtle "thud" when its turning on, but im hearing/feeling no audio coming from it. On the back of the sub it says its on, and shows no issues when i...
  37. Vexzionel

    Question HyperX Cloud Alpha underperforming (low audio)

    Hey guys, I went ahead and bought HyperX Cloud Alphas today after quite a bit of consideration. Unfortunately, I was somewhat disappointed with the audio and I'm wondering if anything can be done about it. The headset is laughably quiet and the bass is negligible, rest is quite mediocre (kinda...
  38. C

    Solved! Buzzing noise coming from speakers

    Okay, I know there are a zillion threads about it, but I ask for your patience once I still couldn't find a match to my specific situation, so I was wondering if anyone could give me a hint of what may be causing these noises. First, my setup: I have two Macs connected as MASTER- SLAVE, and...
  39. Kartunz

    Question 7.1 surround headset volume low when driver is installed

    hello so i have this 7.1 surround headset volume that i got since 2018 iirc (sades wolfang if it's necessary) and it needs to download a driver to enable the 7.1 surround and i had some problems using this before such as that time i tested my mic on steam/steam games and my sound is reduced...
  40. ddk0014

    Solved! Soundbar, TV box and Chromecast Issue

    Hi ppl. I am trying to connect my Soundbar to work with Android TV box and Chromecast I have currently plugged in Android TV box and Chromecast via HDMI to TV (not HDMI ARC, TV doesn't have ARC or optical inputs/outputs) but unsure how to connect Soundbar Only option I could think of is to use...
  41. T

    Solved! I have a Yamaha r-s500 reciever but no way to connect it to my tv which only has hdmi

    I got the reciever from a friend and some jbl 5.1 speakers but theres no way to connect it to my tv through hdmi. I bought an hdmi to ac converter but that didnt work in any if the ports. Any help so I could connect the tv or even my phone because theres no aux cable
  42. K

    Question Audio barely audible on phone's speaker but fine on earpiece - multiple phones!

    I am facing this really weird phenomenon. This is from a YouTube live stream that I produced. There is a long chain with too many components to find fault with and I seeking suggestions and brainwaves to narrow down the search. The current situation is that watching live and playing back the...
  43. Sam.H

    Question People in game can hear my gameplay, but people on discord cannot?

    i have a issue that everyonein team chat can hear my gameplay but the people i talk to on discord cannot so its very confusing how do i prevent this?
  44. T

    Question Is my equipment busted or is this normal?

    I have an Aokeo 48v Phantom Power Supply, a Marantz Professional Audio Scope SG-9P, standard XLR cable, and an XLR to 3.5mm. I plug all of this into my computer to get a very quiet signal. My microphone settings are at 100%, during calls or recording I am only barely audible at 10db boost, but...
  45. H

    Solved! Why does my microphone cut out when louder sounds come through my headphones?

    When all of my games or conversations are quiet or I am the only one talking, my microphone is clear and pristine. If another sound plays or someone else begins talking, my mic begins to cut out. it is plugged in by a standard 3.55 mm jack for audio and microphone.
  46. Alden66

    Solved! Bluetooth Audio Continues to Disconnect

    I've been here before with basically the same problem. I have an HP ENVY 17, and the Bluetooth will disconnect the speaker after playing for a while. Sometimes it will only go for a minute or to before disconnecting, and other times it will go most of the day without one problem. Now I have a...
  47. C

    Question Help with choice of used speakers (for studio) And suggestions for old and good speakers

    I need a pair of speakers. The used market of speakers is huge, but at the same time not so huge where I live. I have concluded that I am more than certainly better off with a used pair of speakers than a new set. The quality for price was way better in the "old days" I believe, today the...
  48. Lil_angel1369

    Solved! Audio

    I have a rockford fosgate r500x1d and 2 12" infinitys 1200w is that bad or good
  49. gorilaz2003

    Question How to play music from youtube on an old Sound/Audio/HiFi System

    Hello guys, I'm trying for some time to find a solution to the following problem, and i hope i will be as specific as i can. I have an old Sound/Audio/Hi-Fi System with great sound (Technics Amp + Dynaudio Speakers) and i want to be able to play music from youtube via Wi-Fi on it - i use...
  50. M

    Question Can I record 5.1 audio in Pro Tools via Hdmi audio converter and opical Out?

    Hey everyone, I would like to know theoretically, if there is a way to record 5.1 audio in Pro Tools via Hdmi audio converter and opical Out? I need to split audio through the HDMI audio converter via optical Out in S/PDIF and then go to an interface with optical In in S/PDIF aswell. My...
  51. LewisPJW

    Question Fizzing noise on HyperX Cloud Orbit S

    They are a new pair of headphones, I just plugged them in via USB, and they work but I hear a fizzing sound when music is playing it drowns it out. Is this fizzing sound normal, is it something I should be concerned about?
  52. Nameistrey

    Question iPhone X screen replacement adds glitches, how?

    Bought an iPhone X for next to nothing. The screen had been replaced by someone else. The phone function is hampered by no working video, no speaker audio, no audio on calls. No volume control on side. Volume control- on screen- has a mind of its own. However, when hooked to Bluetooth... all...
  53. T

    Question Need help with audio connection

    I cant figure out my audio for my new tv. I replaced a Spectre 46" 4k which had crap internal speakers. I had to get a HDMI to analog converter that would connect to my OLD Sony surround sound system. We just got a 65" LG to replace it but the connection doesn't work the same. I bought a Optical...
  54. D

    Question Razer Kraken audio switching up

    I have a Razer kraken pro v2 and when I do an audio test the left audio comes out the right ear and the right comes out the left ear. I don't know how to fix it so please help.
  55. B

    Question Soundbar works with Roku but not Blu-ray player audio - how to fix?

    Hi All, I’m having trouble getting my blu-ray player to talk to my soundbar. The soundbar works fine with the Roku, but when I switch to the blu-ray player, the sound only comes through the TV speakers, not the soundbar. I’ve tried messing with the settings and cables but so far, nothing has...
  56. S

    Question 2 sources to 1 headset

    i have the Logitech G433 and i want to connect two audio sources into my headset but i dont know how please help
  57. B

    Question 2 Devices output to same speakers

    Hello, My PC has two monitors and my Switch is hooked up to my 2nd monitor. I have a pair of regular Razer Nommo's which my pc is connected to, but my Switch is currently not. Is it possible to have my switch output to these speakers as well so I have my pc audio and switch audio output to...
  58. agschild

    Question Can I add a microphone to a car stereo

    The car stereo I bought has an internal microphone (it's really bad) and I was looking to upgrade to an external car mic. The only problem is there is no input on the back of the stereo for an external mic. I have already taken apart the stereo and see where the internal mic is soldered to the...
  59. P

    Question TCL P605 TV will not produce any sound

    My parents have a TCL P 605 Roku TV. They had a soundbar connected to it via 3.5mm aux cable. My mom attempted to take the sound bar off of the entertainment stand while it was still plugged into the 3.5mm aux port on the TV and tweaked the port. For a little while, the TV could only produce...
  60. L

    Question How to combine two audio inputs as one?

    I have an guitar amp input through 3.5mm audio cable, and a usb headset. How could I make my computer treat these as one input, completely digitally, so I can use it as an input for Voicemod?