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r5gtt2k3
November 23rd, 2008, 01:50 AM
Hi, Made a clean install on the laptop (Dell Latitude D830) And i have al the codecs installed, But when i play media (music/video) the sound is very quiet even with the volume max, Is there a way to get it louder ? like it should be

Thanks

chazn85
November 23rd, 2008, 01:57 AM
give



sudo apt-get install alsa-tools

a try then



alsamixer


adjust them all to max and you should be ok

r5gtt2k3
November 23rd, 2008, 02:42 AM
Thanks that worked after some fiddling around :D

chazn85
November 23rd, 2008, 02:43 AM
no worries glad it worked for you

dromichaetes
June 26th, 2009, 10:31 AM
chazn85,

thank you. great help. it worked just fine after installing alsa-tools and running alsamixer. I run Ubuntu Jaunty 9.04 on a Dell D830 and the sound was really poor out-of-the-box.

But your fix worked great. Thanks!