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Old 12-29-2012, 10:03 AM   #1
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T420 sound issue on rhel 6


Hi all,

I have some problems with the sount in some applications. For example music/youtube sound is fine, but when I use skype or some other similar services mic is working fine but I have no sound.

I use rhel 6.3, gnome with a Lenovo T420.

Did some of you had similar sound issues on rhel?
 
Old 01-03-2013, 12:07 AM   #2
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This is a very common issue when putting a server operating system on a laptop.
RHEL was never designed with laptops in mind.
Now most of the time it will mostly work ,mostly well on a laptop.

The normal issues are sound, mic , mouse touch pad , buttons on the mouse pad, graphics issues, and so on

you do have the required license so
https://www.redhat.com/apps/store/desktop/

Search the red hat knowledge base after you login to the redhat site with your RHN credentials

https://access.redhat.com/search/quick?

and the hardware list
https://hardware.redhat.com/?offcmp=TBD
 
Old 01-03-2013, 03:05 AM   #3
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Thanks for the reply. I will try to fix it. I have a laptop with a corporate licence and I know that probably I will not receive any credentials to log in, or it will take a long long time to do so.

Thank you anyway for the reply. if I find the issue I will post it here to let others now.

Cheers.
 
  


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