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Old 09-11-2008, 12:53 AM   #1
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Question Ubuntu Sound Volume is low

OK, today i installed ubuntu linux but the sound is so low.. I don't knwo why it is so and i don't know how to turn it up..

When i switch to windows and open the same audio file, the sound is loud but in linux it's very low..

I'm 100% newbie in linux as well Hope you'll be able to help me..

Old 09-11-2008, 01:05 AM   #2
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run 'alsamixer' and turn 'master' and 'pcm' to the maximum (you can also try others if necessary). See if this helps.
Old 09-11-2008, 06:33 AM   #3
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where what how is 'alsamixer'? I really don't know stuff about linux..


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