View Full Version : background sound ok, foreground sound bad

March 3rd, 2011, 04:44 PM
after a recent update, i found that my movies and music have lost the foreground sound like the lyrics or voices. background sound however like the sound of cars screeching in movies are loud. i have been troubleshooting this for a week and short of reinstalling ubuntu - still the same problem.

alsa information is at:


can somebody please help me?