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Audio Input Problems

The specs of this notebook claims to have a "stereo" mic input. I cannot record any form of external stereo sound using the 3.5mm stereo mic socket on the unit. I have selected the "Line" as my input source within my volume control settings, as well as ensuring that the "line" output is NOT muted. I want to record stereo audio from another device (ipod/cd walkman)but the line input doesnt seem to work. If I select "mic" as the recording source all I get is a mono sound recorded (proving that a signal to the notebook is present). Any assistance would be appreciated.

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Re: Audio Input Problems

Hi, try using AUX instead of Line. If AUX is not displayed in the Volume Control Setting Window (Speaker), click on Options/Properties and click on AUX box to put a check in it. I would appreciate if you would post again on how things turn up before you rate this solution so we can further discuss your problem. Good luck and Kind regards.

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Re: Audio Input Problems

Buy a creative sound pcmcia card with stereo runs aboout 50 bux at compusa...another solution would be usb audio input, they are also available at compusa,tigefr direct...i hope this helps...

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