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Windows 7: weird grinding sound coming out of speakers when scrolling on firefox?

10 Oct 2014   #1
pandasniper100

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 
weird grinding sound coming out of speakers when scrolling on firefox?

heare is a link to my speakers http://www.amazon.co.uk/gp/product/B...?ie=UTF8&psc=1 i do not understand this as if i use google crome on the same web page and scroll on g chrome it dose not make the grinding sound


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11 Oct 2014   #2
fireberd

Windows 10 64 bit
 
 

That is usually a setting in System Sounds. The panel for System Sounds can be found in the Control Panel/Hardware and Sound.
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11 Oct 2014   #3
OvenMaster

Win7 Pro 32bit; Zorin OS 9 Core (in VM)
 
 

Hm. Over the years I've had three motherboards that made noise in the speakers when scrolling Firefox.
The noise always went away when I installed a sound card and disabled onboard sound.
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11 Oct 2014   #4
theveterans

Windows 7 Professional x64 SP1
 
 

There are a lot of electrical noises that affects the analog sound output of the on-board audio. That's why I use a USB soundcard to feed digital signals (they don't carry electrial noises unlike analog since they're just 0 and 1) via USB to an external digital to analog converter which then feed the analog signal to speakers or headphone. Some audio quality obsessed people go as far as spending lots of money for a "USB decraptifier" such as this: Schiit Audio, Headphone amps and DACs made in USA. in order to ensure that there's no audio glitches due to varying USB power.
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11 Oct 2014   #5
pandasniper100

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by fireberd View Post
That is usually a setting in System Sounds. The panel for System Sounds can be found in the Control Panel/Hardware and Sound.
for me it is just control panel /sound
i did try tweaking the options in there but did not find a solution
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