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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. grahamperrin

    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...
  12. B

    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...