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    Microphone Sound Quality Disparity Between OSes

    I have a Shure MV7, which is a solid quality USB mic. I'm using virtual_oss for connection/recording. However, I've been fairly dissapointed with the mic quality, as there's quite a lot of echo, and it just sounds kinda muddy. So today I installed a Ubuntu VM, and passthru the USB port to give...
  2. B

    Firefox Does Not Detect USB Microphone but Falkon Browser Works Fine

    I installed virtual_oss, set the correct dspX and dspY (speaker and USB mic), and started the service. I'm getting both mic and audio just fine on Jitse (open source video conferencing); but Firefox doesn't detect the USB mic. Of course I modified about:config with media.cubeb.backend oss to...
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    Delays in audio playback while using virtual_oss

    hi, this is my first time using a bsd and everything works, mostly. i have headphones connected to my pc's front analog, and a microphone connected via usb, after doing some research i got the two to work together with virtual_oss. the problem im facing is that, most notibly, pausing or playing...
  4. Cath O'Deray

    Chromium audio

    With Teams, neither the microphone nor the speaker can be changed. Is this normal? www/chromium only in this topic, please.
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    Problem with mic on Realtek ALC256

    I have installed FreeBSD 13 on my Optiplex 7080 mini tower, with KDE/Plasma desktop. Sound output works fine through the internal speaker, headphone and HDMI. I am able to switch these outputs with the plasma pulse audio volume controller. Connecting a headphone to the front audio port switches...
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    How to setup a microphone correctly?(freebsd)

    i've installed freebsd same days ago(from arch linux) and i found some useful guides about how to properly setup freebsd as desktop https://www.c0ffee.net/blog/freebsd-on-a-laptop/ https://www.davidschlachter.com/misc/t480-freebsd https://cooltrainer.org/a-freebsd-desktop-howto/ but didn't say...
  7. Voltaire

    Solved Micro not working in Telegram

    The video and the headphones work as they should. I can see and hear the other person and he can see me. But the other person can't hear me. In the settings in Telegram I have as output device pcm3: play:dsp3 and input device pcm3:record:dsp3. I have already changed the input device to...
  8. aragats

    Help with internal microphone configuration

    ThinkPad T14 gen2: the internal microphone is not working. I don't have any experience with audio/DSP settings. Is this relevant: "Unable to trace pin 25 to ADC 7"? Please advise. Thanks! % dmesg | grep hdaa0 hdaa0: <Realtek ALC257 Audio Function Group> at nid 1 on hdacc0 hdaa0: Subsystem ID...
  9. quakerdoomer

    [Simple] Internal Microphone on FreeBSD 13R

    Have a simple issue here: The internal soundcard plays audio, how do I get the mic working? # cat /dev/sndstat Installed devices: pcm0: <Realtek ALC257 (Analog)> (play/rec) default pcm1: <Realtek ALC257 (Right Analog Headphones)> (play) pcm2: <Intel Kaby Lake (HDMI/DP 8ch)> (play) No devices...
  10. By_JumperX4

    Solved Microphone extremely low

    Hello ! I've installed FreeBSD 13.0 and I have a problem: my microphone volume is extremely low (putting it at maximum possible in mixer and pavucontrol can help a bit, but I still need to put my microphone almost in my mouth for my friends to hear me). This microphone is on my headphones and...
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    Setup laptop jack for speakers/microphone

    I have a laptop (Thinkpad L460) with a jack port that can take both input audio and output audio. TL.DR.: I'm trying to setup a jack port that can take headphones and/or microphone, so I can use an external analog Jack mic to record. The card is recognized as: pcm0: <Realtek ALC293 (Analog...
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    How To: Webcam and Microphone Inside of GUI Jail

    One-stop guide on how to get your webcam working inside of a GUI jail, including the microphone. Assumes you already have GUI set up inside the jail. My hardware: Ryzen Threadripper 3960x, NVIDIA 2080 RTX, Logitec C920 Webcam OVERVIEW - Background Info - Load Kernel Modules - Install...
  13. ergpopler

    Unable to get audio + microphone simultaneously.

    Hi -- my audio and microphone are picked up as seperate devices. /dev/dsp4 is my microphone. /dev/dsp3 is my headset output. If i set pcm3 as my default device in mixertui, i get headset output but no mic. if i set pcm4 it uses my PC's built in speaker, but the microphone works. If i use...
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    inserted USB headset and got "static" over my audio headphones

    I connected my USB Jabra headphones to test out audio calling which seems to work much better with the compiled version of chromium; however, I noticed that after doing so, I am getting "static" over my audio headphones. I did manage to turn it off by installing umix and then fiddling around...
  15. aragats

    How to use microphone with Firefox?

    It doesn't work with both plain OSS and audio/sndio, i.e. Firefox asks for permission to use it on the corresponding web sites (like FB Messenger), then shows a mic's icon that it's in use, but it doesn't actually work. It works in Chromium. What am I missing?
  16. Lajto

    How can I use my USB microphone in video calls?

    Hi everyone. I want to use my USB microphone in video calls. :) Output of usbconfig: ugen0.4: <Raysound Krom Kimu> at usbus0, cfg=0 md=HOST spd=FULL (12Mbps) pwr=ON (100mA) Output of cat /dev/sndstat (it seems that pcm6 is my microphone; pcm7 is the microphone of my webcam): pcm4: <Realtek...
  17. aragats

    Solved Microphone input monitor

    I'm trying to find a way to monitor microphone input to catch a particular "event". In other words, something principally similar to a motion detector - to execute a command upon an event. Currently I'm using a simple ffmpeg command to record the sound card input into a file: ffmpeg -f oss -i...