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Forum: Music, Pictures & Video 2 Days Ago
Replies: 2
Views: 203
Posted By fireberd
iTunes is not the best program but that is what...

iTunes is not the best program but that is what I've always used.
Forum: Sound & Audio 3 Days Ago
Replies: 2
Views: 339
Posted By fireberd
You could use an audio capture program, play them...

You could use an audio capture program, play them and capture them and save them to your hard drive.

All you need is "Stereo Mix" set as default recording device and a free recording program...
Forum: Sound & Audio 4 Days Ago
Replies: 1
Views: 153
Posted By fireberd
A PC sound card makes a very poor recording...

A PC sound card makes a very poor recording interface device.

From your post it appears you want to record but cannot get it setup correctly. A USB connected recording interface unit, maybe one...
Forum: Sound & Audio 5 Days Ago
Replies: 10
Views: 415
Posted By fireberd
A 3.5mm (1/8") switch box would be much easier...

A 3.5mm (1/8") switch box would be much easier and cheaper than a USB. No conversion is needed.
Here is an example, Two inputs and one output.

Little Bear MC102 High Quality 2 PORT 3.5mm...
Forum: Sound & Audio 6 Days Ago
Replies: 10
Views: 415
Posted By fireberd
If they are the conventional 3.5mm stereo plug...

If they are the conventional 3.5mm stereo plug type rather than USB then a USB switch would not work.
Maybe with some type of USB to 3.5mm converter then you could switch them with USB.
Forum: Backup and Restore 1 Week Ago
Replies: 1
Views: 224
Posted By fireberd
I used to have a paid version of Macrium 5.1 and...

I used to have a paid version of Macrium 5.1 and then a 6 version. I don't recall if I had the 5 version when I first got Windows 10. However, I'm now using the free version 7 Macrium and as far as...
Forum: Sound & Audio 1 Week Ago
Replies: 10
Views: 415
Posted By fireberd
What kind of speakers do you have? If they are...

What kind of speakers do you have? If they are USB connected (for both power and audio) a USB switch will probably work.
Forum: General Discussion 1 Week Ago
Replies: 10
Views: 485
Posted By fireberd
FWIW, HP also sells (or sold) Compaq PC's. May...

FWIW, HP also sells (or sold) Compaq PC's. May be your motherboard is also used in Compaq models.
Forum: Drivers 1 Week Ago
Replies: 1
Views: 266
Posted By fireberd
That is the type of motherboard chipset I have...

That is the type of motherboard chipset I have and CPU. I use my system for my recording studio and no dpc latency problems.
Download and run the free Resplendence Latency Mon. Probably will show...
Forum: Installation & Setup 1 Week Ago
Replies: 14
Views: 806
Posted By fireberd
I've used the Easy BCD program many times without...

I've used the Easy BCD program many times without any problems. When I had dual boot 7/10 and now dual boot Win 10/Win 10 Insider.

EasyBCD Download...
Forum: Sound & Audio 1 Week Ago
Replies: 1
Views: 256
Posted By fireberd
Verify you are using the "Pink" mic jack. Check...

Verify you are using the "Pink" mic jack.
Check the Sound Panel/Recording section, verify the mic is listed and enabled. Also in that panel, Stereo Mix should be set as the default recording device.
Forum: Network & Sharing 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 20
Views: 1,284
Posted By fireberd
My clean install still stands. I realize its a...

My clean install still stands. I realize its a hassle but some times its needed.
Forum: Hardware & Devices 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 1
Views: 222
Posted By fireberd
Usually when a USB device/port stops working, its...

Usually when a USB device/port stops working, its status is corrupt in Windows.
In most cases, plug the device in to the "bad" port. Go to the Device Manager and usually an unknown device will be...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 1
Views: 262
Posted By fireberd
The "POST" (Power on Self Test) is apparently...

The "POST" (Power on Self Test) is apparently generating that error.

I've always seen the hard drive (boot drive) as the first boot device. I build my own desktops and the default in the BIOS' is...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 19
Views: 657
Posted By fireberd
A non "pure sine wave" UPS will power an Active...

A non "pure sine wave" UPS will power an Active PFC type power supply, however the problem comes in when the UPS switches from the AC power line to battery backup. Most Active PFC power supplies...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 19
Views: 657
Posted By fireberd
There are "sine wave" UPS systems and there are...

There are "sine wave" UPS systems and there are "modified sine wave" types. Early PFC power supplies will not work on a modified sine wave. Newer PFC supplies seem to be more tolerant and many will...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 19
Views: 657
Posted By fireberd
It looked to me that the voltage "regulation" was...

It looked to me that the voltage "regulation" was above the usual surge protection. Voltage "regulation" if it works the way "regulators" do means it will maintain a constant output voltage within...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 19
Views: 657
Posted By fireberd
If I read the specs correctly the Back-UPS 1000...

If I read the specs correctly the Back-UPS 1000 offers voltage regulation that the other does not. More of a "pro" model. Whether the extra features are worth the extra $$ is up to you.
Forum: Network & Sharing 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 20
Views: 1,284
Posted By fireberd
I'm thinking a complete "clean" reinstall is the...

I'm thinking a complete "clean" reinstall is the next step. Its drastic but given the symptoms I wouldn't think we are going to resolve this as is.

For a Manual Install, the correct sequence on...
Forum: Sound & Audio 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 580
Posted By fireberd
16 bit/44.1Khz is "CD Quality" and what you get...

16 bit/44.1Khz is "CD Quality" and what you get from commercial audio CD's. That is also what a standard .wav file (full fidelity audio) is. I Have a recording studio, I record 24 bit/44.1Khz but...
Forum: Network & Sharing 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 20
Views: 1,284
Posted By fireberd
There are (or were) Dell diagnostics on the hard...

There are (or were) Dell diagnostics on the hard drive, accessed by F12 at power on. Suggest running the hardware diagnostics.
Alternately, there are on-line Dell diagnostics at the link below. ...
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 1
Views: 1,621
Posted By fireberd
If it powers on with jumpering the pins in the 24...

If it powers on with jumpering the pins in the 24 pin connector, but does not jumpering the power switch pins at the motherboard it does sound like a motherboard problem.
Forum: Sound & Audio 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 846
Posted By fireberd
How or what are you burning? If you have the...

How or what are you burning? If you have the audio saved as a .wav and burn a "regular" audio disc it must be burned at the slowest speed or some older audio CD players will not play them. I have a...
Forum: Sound & Audio 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 1
Views: 480
Posted By fireberd
I don't hear anything wrong. If it is,...

I don't hear anything wrong.

If it is, could be where the sound is initialized and where the startup sound is the Windows startup.
One thing to try and it may move the sound to a different...
Forum: Backup and Restore 13 Dec 2017
Replies: 6
Views: 1,093
Posted By fireberd
I used to have dual boot Win 7 and Win 10 on...

I used to have dual boot Win 7 and Win 10 on separate drives. I didn't do anything special with System Restore and it worked independently on each OS. System Restore did not affect the other OS. ...
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