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Old 12-26-2006, 07:05 AM   #1
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Volume control on Toolbar has no influence over sound

I'm have SB Live! sound card.

From the terminal, i have gone into Alsamixer and adjusted the sliders but still nothing.

Whatever program I'm using - VLC, Amarok, XMMS the volume control on the toolbar does not adjust the sound.

any ideas will be much appreciated.

Old 12-26-2006, 02:24 PM   #2
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This is a common problem. If you're on GNOME, right-click the volume icon and select Preferences. Then select which channel to control, it's usuall either PCM or MASTER. Change between those options to see which works.
Old 12-29-2006, 12:31 PM   #3
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Thanks a million.

That worked grand.
Old 12-29-2006, 12:55 PM   #4
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I'd use the volume control on the speaker to adjust the volume. lol... I'm joking, I couldn't resist that one.


Old 03-29-2007, 03:39 PM   #5
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what if i am with KDE ? what do i do then ?


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