[SATLUG] sound/volume control

Cheryl Holmes cherylholmes72 at gmail.com
Thu Dec 10 05:49:25 CST 2009


okie dokie herb...i got the gnome alsa soundmixer installed now from
synaptic...thanks!!! c

On Thu, Dec 10, 2009 at 5:35 AM, Cheryl Holmes <cherylholmes72 at gmail.com>wrote:

> called gnome alsamixer in synaptic ?  i will install that as well since i
> am now lsitening to my music again.  it sure is nice to be able too again!
> it's also nice to be able to do the podcasts i enjoy too herb!
>
> tweeking this as i am with your help and the help of those in the group is
> making things a lot easier for me.  i really like the way you teach herb.  i
> understand what you say completely and i am able to do it perfectly.
>
> so now i am wondering is there a way to copy this hd since i am putting all
> these awersome settings and tweeks on it.  there/s no way i could possibly
> remember all of them.  would love to be able to burn a dvd backup of my
> hd..a bootable dvd that is.  it/s nolt like we can do a "copy c:" right?
>
> thanks again herb! c
>
>
> On Wed, Dec 9, 2009 at 6:46 PM, Herb Cee <hc at lookcee.com> wrote:
>
>> Cheryl Holmes wrote:
>>
>>> thanks so much herb!  i can always count on EXACT snd perfect info from
>>> you
>>> and I really do appreciate it.  while i had your email open i went
>>> straight
>>> to synaptic, found what you told me exactly and installed it!
>>>
>>> thanks again..c
>>>
>>>
>> Very welcome Cheryl I knew it would be easier for you if you knew where to
>> find it. You may also be interested in installing both  gnome-panel and
>> gnome-alsamixer.
>>
>> gnome-panel has a gear icon and it produces you a dialog box and a list of
>> installed programs, select one and it launches the application. Ends the
>> wondering where the program launcher is hiding.
>>
>> gnome-alsamixer winds up in the App-menu and it breaks out all the
>> controllable functions the installed sound card/chip has. allows you a slide
>> control on each function. The quad surround chip on my box has a ton of
>> settings half of which I haven't a clue but it allowed me to record from the
>> chip capture devise when I wanted to and had not been able to get it to
>> work. Anyway it may help ya some.
>>
>> Both are listed in Synaptic.
>> hh
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unselfish, undying love, devotion and companionship of  blessed little
angels we call our pets....(in memory and deepest love, Hillary, June 2008;
Misty Nov. 2007; Maxi, July 2004; Sheba, May 2000).


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