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Play CD deck through pc

I have a Cambridge CD4 deck and a hp media centre pc m477.
Can someone tell me if its possible to play the deck through the pc and how to do it.

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Hi and welcome to FixYa,

Yes, it is possible. The Cambridge CD4 deck would be an external signal source of the sound card of the computer. Basically, the R/L Audio OUTPUT of the deck would be connected to the AUX or LINE IN of the PC. A RCA to stereo 3.5mm plug would be needed similar to what is shown below.
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Thereafter, enable the AUX/LINE IN in both playback and recording modes of the Volume Control Properties.

Good luck and thank you for using FixYa.

Posted on Feb 13, 2009

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