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Hi, just picked up the USB Turntable from ION and installed it onto my Windows XP PC. The turntable is set to 33rpm, but my ablum is still spinning too fast, making the songs sound like Alvin the Chipmunk is singing. How do I slow this down? Thanks, Vicki

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I removed the turntable belt and reinstalled it. Now, the 33rpm albums turn at the speed they should. Thanks

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Appears to be installed properly but doesn't record


When you first connect the turntable, Windows XP (and Mac OSX) will often select the "USB Audio Codec" as the audio input and output for your entire system. Since your turntable does not have speakers, audio will not be heard from your programs until you tell Windows not to use the turntable as an output device. Here's how to change these settings so that your internal sound card will always be used for playback whether or not your ION TTUSB is connected via USB:
    For Windows:
  1. On the bottom left of your screen, select the "Start" menu.
  2. Select "Settings" then "Control Panel".
  3. In the window that opens, select the "Sounds and Audio Devices" icon. (If you don't see a choice called "Sounds and Audio Devices," choose the "Switch to Classic View" option in the panel on the left of the window, and the "Sounds and Audio Devices" icon should become available in the list on the left.
  4. Select the "Audio" Tab at the top of the "Sounds and Audio Devices" control panel window.
  5. Under "Sound Playback," choose your internal sound card as the default device. This varies by computer but should not be set to "USB Audio Codec" or "Microsoft Sound Mapper".
  6. Under "Sound Recording," select "USB Audio Codec" for your default device.
  7. Check the box titled "Use only default devices".
  8. Click "Apply"...then "OK".


    For Mac:
  1. Open your Hard Disk.
  2. Open your "Applications" folder.
  3. In the "Applications" folder, open the "Utilities" folder.
  4. In the "Utilities" folder, open the "Audio MIDI Setup".
  5. In the "Audio MIDI Setup" under Audio Devices, set:

    • "Default Input" to "USB Audio Codec"
    • "Default Output" to "Built In Audio"
    • "System Output" to "Built in Audio"

Now, all programs, including Audacity, will only use your internal sound card for audio output.

Dec 26, 2007 | ION Audio iTTUSB Turntable

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I can't hear the music as I record it with windows 7 ...I could with XP


hi,
Check the version of your windows 7. If it is 64bit then it will only support usb devices which can handle 64bit. Try with windows 7 with 32bit.
ok

May 16, 2011 | ION Audio TTUSB05 Turntable

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My turn table is going to fast when i play an record , what can i do to fix this? thanks


Hello the turn table has two speeds. 45rpm and 33rpm (rotations per minute) If you are playing a record that takes up the entire turntable you need to set it on 33rpm. For the records that only take up half of the turntable you want to set it on 45rpm. Setting the turntable on the wrong setting for a certain size record can make the record play to fast of to slow.

Mar 24, 2011 | Panasonic Technics SL-BD22D Turntable

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Will the Ion Turntable work with Windows 7? I only see XP and Vista listed in the manual.


If your ION turntable is a USB basedwith a USB plug it will work. Just plaug it into your USB posrt. A driver may need to be downloaded from the ION website for windows 7

Dec 02, 2010 | ION Audio Audio Players & Recorders

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My ion USB turntable picks up sounds from the room and adds them to the file


Try reducing the audio imput to your computer and make certain the computer microphone isn't switched on during recording etc. IE the Sound Control on your computer (such as SoundMax).

Jun 26, 2010 | ION Audio Audio Players & Recorders

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My Crosley turntable is spinning too fast at 33RPM


Mismatch speeds on older turntables is normally due to either 1) a kink in the speed switch mechanism or 2) a hardening and slipping of the rubber drive wheel.
A very small motor with a chamfered shaft drives the rubber drive wheel, and the wheel is moved by the speed control up and down the drive shaft to produce various rpm speeds.
In your case, it's likely turning at 45rpm because it isn't settling onto the 33rpm part of the shaft.
Piddle with the speed control, then count the speed (number of turns in a minute) You'll figure it out!

Nov 25, 2009 | Crosley Audio Players & Recorders

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Do I need the latest EZ Ripper software download


always use the newest (highest) version number so in this case use the CD version of the software.

Jan 06, 2009 | ION Audio Vinyl Recording Turntable

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Turntable does not turn round


Have you put the drivebelt around the motor spindle - the instructions don't make it too clear. The belt is already on the underside of the turntable, you just need to put a finger through the hole in the turntable, pull the belt out and hook it over the motor spindle. After that, if you've pressed the power button (back right), you should see the 33rpm light come on. If it's on, press either of the 2 big buttons on the left hand side and the motor should turn. You can check by looking through the hole in the turntable & see if the motor spindle is turning. If none of the above work then you have a faulty unit.

Jan 01, 2009 | ION Audio iTTUSB Turntable

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