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    unbearable interference on speakers.

    Pretty much as title says, speakers plugged into pc and I hear a LOT of static nasty modemy type sounds. Any way to stop this?

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    Re: unbearable interference on speakers.

    Checked dodgy cable connections? Any interference from an electrical outlet? Maybe speakers are on the way out?

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    Re: unbearable interference on speakers.

    Use the line out at the back if you are using the headphone socket.


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    Re: unbearable interference on speakers.

    This may sound crazy by try unplugging your front panel audio connector from the motherboard.
    Got a few pc's at work where this happens, if the front panel audio is not connected the "tape loading" style noises dissapear and will come back if you plug it back in.
    I've never found out the exact reason for it, whether it's the motherboard, or the cable or the front panel pcb that's causeing it.

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    Re: unbearable interference on speakers.

    Quote Originally Posted by CAT-THE-FIFTH View Post
    Use the line out at the back if you are using the headphone socket.
    Can't find a line out socket, only the green headphone socket works (GD65)

    They are a new set of speakers and it's not that it's louder than the music or anything but if the speakers aren't doing anything and I browse the web (this seems to increase the problem) I get annoying static.

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    Re: unbearable interference on speakers.

    It could be computer noise.... what O/S (7 like in ur profile?), if its realtek you should just be able to go on the realtek manager on the task bar and it shouild be under the sound volume called something like PC BEEP, or something silly like that. For me it caused major static and when i put that to zero/muted it was perfect . Or you can just right click speak icon at bottom right, click playback devices then select your one and click the levels tab then scroll down and you should find PC BEEp.
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    Re: unbearable interference on speakers.

    Cant find pc beep. I'm on 7 yeah, no drivers installed for mobo actually, maybe I should install some?

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    Re: unbearable interference on speakers.

    yeh that would be recommended ,
    Quote Originally Posted by snootyjim View Post
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    Re: unbearable interference on speakers.

    ok doing that now, all going to plan except for ridiculous msi control centre app which just makes a siren sound probably because of my overclock....

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    Re: unbearable interference on speakers.

    oh my god this is ridiculous. I am downloading drivers and it's like I can hear them being thrown at the computer

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    Re: unbearable interference on speakers.

    Have you tried unplugging the front audio connector yet?

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    Re: unbearable interference on speakers.

    It isn't plugged in. The wire was never long enough

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