[mythtv-users] audio static

Jo Shields directhex at apebox.org
Tue Aug 16 13:00:50 UTC 2005

Paul McKellar wrote:

>matrox g400-tv and soundblaster live.
>i still haven't done the follow up work where i watch it on
>windows/mac computers. i changed my levels around a bit and got some
>relief. but the static still seems to build up over time and get
>nastier. (just to be clear, i have static over the normal sound, not
>complete static)
>thanks for the help.  i'll definetly post when i know more about if
>the static is saved in the file or if it is playback off my soundcard.
>(capture setting or playback) and i'll post my soundcard settings when
>i can describe ti better.
>On 8/15/05, matt lutz <myth.matt.lutz at gmail.com> wrote:
>>What capture card are you using?  Is it the M179 by any chance?
>>On 8/13/05, Paul McKellar <socialmoth.blog at gmail.com> wrote:
>>>my recorded shows have audio static no matter what i do.
>>>i;m using emu10k /soundblaster and i've tried recording on mic and
>>>line in.  i've tried all sorts of settings to avoid clipping on my
>>>alsamixer settings.  i'm getting static on the speaker out so i know
>>>it is either in the capture or the playback.  by unmuting the line in
>>>playback, i can hear the tv and it doesn't have any static.  so i'm
>>>assuming something in the capture settings.  or maybe just my
>>>soundcard module is badly initialized?
>>>any ideas?

Can I just check, what motherbard chipset are you using?

--jo Shields

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