Well I'm doing a upgrade and i cant get the onboard audio on the motherboard to work by messing with alsamixer. it is not muted.
I have it set to pulseaudio.
4gb ocz ram
on 10/24/2009 – Made popular on 10/24/2009
I'm running the latest stable version of Ubuntu (9.10) live on a USB key, and I essentially want to test my Sabrent TV/FM Radio tuner card SBT-TVFM. This card works fine in Windows just by using the automatic updates. I read articles suggesting how to remove the saa7134 module and reload it with the correct card and tuner options to get it working in Ubuntu. And I get video, which is great!
I just have a new computer and install Kubuntu 13.04 (32 bits) on it.
Everything is working except sound!
I have been looking around on similar topics and tried a lots of things but could not get a single sound from my laptop.
Here is what I tried:
1) Alsamixer, sound is NOT muted
2) Use Phonon
3) Use Pulseaudio
4) The sound card seems detected (HDMI...)
5) I put the
frank604 wrote:First thing to check would be:1) run alsamixer and ensure sound channels aren't muted (doubt it is muted as per your diagnostics but never hurts)2) ensure that the proper audio device is selected3) plugin headphones and check if audio worksMaybe some logs would help, preferably the boot logs.alsamixer is not muted.how do i check proper audio device is selected, would it be in t
Here's a clue:⋯$ aplay -l
aplay: device_list:252: no soundcards found...⋯$ aplay -L
Discard all samples (playback) or generate zero samples (capture)
PulseAudio Sound Server
Default ALSA Output (currently PulseAudio Sound Server)Yet there are three sound devices in the system.
Alright so I came here with the same problem awhile ago and then someone told me to install pulseuaudio. So I did that and it worked but after awhile it just simply stopped working.After doing $ pulseaudio --start it usually worked fine but now no audio plays in vlc or moc. I went in alsamixer and made sure it wasn't muted or somethingbut it doesn't look like that to me.