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Q: Using PC as a stereo receiver

Here is my situation. I have 5.1 surround sound speakers connected to my pc. I decided it would be nice to be able to run the ps3 through the surround sound for blu-rays and gaming without having to buy a whole new surround sound system. The setup that I have now sounds great for stuff on my pc. However, my pc didn't have an optical audio input so I got a usb device with optical audio in. Here is the problem that I'm having. I can get the sound to play through the speakers using vlc but there is quite a bit of latency. I've looked into using asio4all to try and eliminate the latency problem but I can't find a program that will let me use asio while directly playing the sound from my optical audio input. I'm wondering if anyone knows a way to either eliminate the latency in vlc or a program that I could use to directly play the input either without lag or using asio to try and eliminate it. Anyone have any ideas?

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Preferred Solution: Using PC as a stereo receiver

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A: Using PC as a stereo receiver

Hmmm, I would probably look for an audio card with a digital optical input and bypass the USB conversion.

Peace...

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Does anyone know of a way to connect my laptop to my home receiver to play my downloaded music?
 

A:laptop to home stereo receiver

Hello tpo9595!

If I may suggest: I believe this question would get much better response in the Hardware Forum?

If you wish, you can clisk the report button at the top right of the post and request that it be moved.
 

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Win 7 hooked with HDMI to STR-DG1000 audio receiver. Windows detects equipment and installs microsoft "High definition audio device" driver. Go to configure speakers and only two channel stereo is available. Tried installing soundcard drivers and video card drivers, but HDMI port defaults to Microsoft driver. Does this mean my soundcard doesn't allow anything but stereo over HDMI?

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I just purchased the program called Cool Edit Pro, and wish to record my old records onto CD with my CD Burner. I am using an older Onkyo Stereo Receiver, and professional turntable, Polk Audio Speakers. However, I cannot correctly hook up the receiver to be able to record and play from Cool Edit. I hooked up the receiver on the EPS Main Connector with RCA Phono Plugs, but the RCA Plugs don't really fit into the Sound Card Ports on the back of my Compaq Presario. I also tried connecting to one of the tape ports on the receiver, didn't work at all. When connected to the EPS, I can pick up the radio tuner, it plays fine. But, it seems nothing is being read by my computer. Do I have the wrong connectors? What ports should I use? HELP! 8^)
Rhinestones
 

A:How can I connect a stereo receiver/Phono Player to my computer?

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Laptop: Sager NP9150
Receiver: Sony STR-K850P
Audio: Realtek HD
Connection: SPD/F Optical Cabe
Listening mode: AFD Auto - runs everything as 2.1

Issue: when I know I'm utilizing a 5.1 source, the receiver only auto-detects 5.1 sound from DVD movies. Sources such as Netflix streaming and Steam games do not detect as 5.1.

I've run a few tests and for Netflix, I think the answer is as simple as selecting whatever Dolby flavor I think is applicable (Dolby ProLogic I or II, etc.) That seems to work fine.

For games, I'm less certain. I've read that games do not send 5.1 audio over SPD/F optical. The tests that I've run seem to indicate that in games, when I force a Dolby format with the receiver, it just sends the audio to all the speakers. In movies (DVD or netflix) I can (I think) tell that the individual speakers seem to be doing different things.

So, anyway - I apologize if this is all very confusing.

One thing I've hit on, is that I can use a hacked Realtek HD driver that allows me to force Dolby Digital Live. What is that? How does it work? Right now, it just seems to be muddying the waters.

A:5.1 Sound - PC Processing vs. Stereo Receiver Processing

What is your windows sound playback settings set for the output? Is it set to 5.1 under configure speakers?

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Hi,

I have a Samsung UHD tv series 8, a Pioneer receiver and a PS4. The receiver is connected to the HDMI Arc port on the tv. When I turn on my tv in the tv the PS4 and the receiver also turn on, each time my wife is screaming about that in the morning and I want to find a solution to this problem... I don't want to have all those advices on when I turn on my tv. Thanks for your help.

Serge
 

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Hi all!
 
I have a CREATIVE Sound Blaster ZxR PCI-E Audio Card, and would like to connect my Yamaha PSR-E433 Electronic Keyboard and a Tivoli Audio Digital Radio to my INTEL Core i7-6700K computer preferably on the same input, running MS Win 10 Pro 64-bit.
 
And hence, my question is as follows;
 
Can a 3.5mm Stereo Plug to 2 x 3.5mm Stereo Jack Splitter Adaptor INPUT sound?
 
Thank you very much in advance!
 
Regards,
midimusicman79

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I have no audio, but when I go to (right-click sound icon in tray) --> Playback Devices --> Playback tab --> right click "Speakers / Headphones Realtek High Definition Audio" --> Configure, then in Speaker Setup dialog:
* If I select Quadraphonic in the "Audio channels" list, I hear sound for the RL (rear-left) and RR (rear-right) speakers, with my stereo speakers plugged into the black jack in back. I cannot get sound when testing the regular L and R speakers in Quadraphonic mode; I've tried all 5 jacks.
* When I select Stereo, then clicking L or R speaker icon to test results in no sound, again no matter which of the 5 jacks i plug my stereo speakers into.
* So the only way I have sound is in Quadraphonic mode, but only for the back speakers. Therefore I cannot hear regular stereo output from applications, such as Youtube in Chrome.
This seems like a bug, or a highly unintuitive aspect of Realtek's or Dell's software at best. Any ideas on how to solve? (Beside buying full surround sound speakers)

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hi quick question, when ripping songs from cds should you use stereo or joint stereo. i noticed that no matter which 1 u use, the file size remains the same.

i would like to know whick one gives u the best quality and such....i want my songs to sound the way they do on the cds without losing any information.
 

A:Solved: Stereo or Joint Stereo?

If you want a technical answer look here

http://harmsy.freeuk.com/mostync/

and here

http://www.hydrogenaudio.org/forums/index.php?showtopic=31963&hl=stereo+joint

(it starts a bit flamey, but gets more interesting towards the end)

As for which to use, thats really a personal choice, many will say to go for true stereo, because that is more like the original. However, that isn't necessarily true. It is possible to recreate the original sound via joint stereo (all my music is stored in lossless format and uses JS), and JS performs better under compression than true stereo. Therefore, JS should out perform Stereo in any given amount of data, or, if the quality is the same, the JS compression will give more data to other parts of the track. (I hope that makes sense).

You need to bear in mind that there is only so much data to provide for the track, good compression concentrates the data where it is needed. JS allows more data to be used by more important or noticeable elements in the track.

Of course the best way to find out is to test it yourself and run ABX tests.

http://www.hydrogenaudio.org/forums/index.php?showtopic=16295&

Foobar2000 is a good tool to do ABX tests. Try to use quality audio equipment

Doing these tests will show you what your ears find is the best system, which is what it really comes down to.

It is important that you use a good encoder and a bit-rate that will give you a quality that you are happy with. If you are encoding in MP3, th... Read more

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I am setting up a new wireless internet connection at my house. I had a 'b' router that broke and I'm replacing it with a 'g'...('n' is too new and expensive)

I picked out this router.

Which receiver would be better for a laptop? I can't figure out what the second thing is. They are both USB right?

http://www.tigerdirect.com/applications/SearchTools/item-details.asp?EdpNo=1086206
http://www.tigerdirect.com/applications/SearchTools/item-details.asp?EdpNo=168277
 

A:Which receiver?

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Hi, Is there a Mac version of HP RGS Receiver? And what about iOS? (for use on iPad).  Best,Michael 

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hi all, please see attachment.
I received this 'philips ovu4003/00' infrared receiver with my new computer.my question is: what is this 'thing' on the [top] side of the picture? Is it another [extra] receiver? i was on-line all day looking for answers but no luck.
thank u in advance.
 

A:IR receiver

I googledd that and got several hundred hits. (remove the 'hyphon first)
Its the sending usit for remote (wireless) keyboard.
 

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I found a Microsoft Model 1134 Wireless Receiver 700 v2.0 in my office drawer. What might it be used for?

Thanks,
Bookheart

A:Receiver

looks like a optical wireless mouse
1786 Microsoft Wireless Optical Mouse 700 Model 1133 Receiver Model 1134 USB | eBay

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Hi, just had Malware Virtumonde successfully removed from my pc, gratefully with the help of TSG in the other forum!

Anyway something that has also been happening recently is when I go to restart or shut down, XP.COM Event Receiver program ending box comes up and even if I click on End Now, it sometimes won't then allow me to shut down.

I Googled it and it seems to have been a problem in 2005/06 with a newer version of Mozilla Firefox...but not recently. I use Mozilla Firefox as a browser.

Just wondering if anyone can shed some light on this?

THANKS!
 

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Hi Guys

I was wondering if someone could give me a bit of advice. At the moment my computer is connected to a Netgear router which I use to connect to the net. Both my kids computers are also connected to the router, and we all share the connection. My LAN is wired not wireless, and my router is only a couple of months old and hasn't caused me any problems (so far)so I don't want to replace it. The thing is I am going to buy a laptop with wireless capabilities, and want to be able to use it downstairs without having to run a cable from the spare port on my router. So basically my question is this; is there some kind of wireless receiver available which i could plug into my router and allow me to surf from the comfort of my sofa? If it is possible, would doing this present the same kind of slight security issues which a wireless LAN do, eg someone using my connection? Second small question. As I said we all share the connection, and I wondered if it is possible to limit the amount of bandwidth each of the kids use. If one of them is downloading a game patch for example, and I go online the connection is quite slow. Is it possible to set a maximum bandwidth allocation for example 33% of the available amount, or make the value dynamic so if someone else connects, the bandwidth is split between the 2 or 3 users?

Thanks for any help
 

A:Wireless receiver?

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I have an ATI 2600XT video card and I have it hooked up to my Denon 3808Ci receiver via HDMI. I get picture and sound but I don't get 5.1 or 7.1 audio. Is there something I'm missing? What do I need to do?
 

A:How do I get 5.1 audio to my receiver?

What is the exact make and model of your card.
 

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So, I built an HTPC equipped with the ATI All-in-wonder HD PREMIUM TV tuner card. I am running Windows 7 Professional. Everything is installed correctly and functions correctly, I only run into issues when trying to set up WMC.

I have my FiOS set-top-box hooked to my tuner hard and my tuner card hooked to my tv via HDMI. WMC detects my signal and proceeds to configure itself to work with my set-top-box...until I get to a screen that tells me "Cannot detect IR receiver". Then the setup process cannot proceed and i am forced to cancel setup.

After much googling, I am now aware than the IR receiver WMC is not being able to detect is simply a windows media center remote control....but i have one....and it works!! It came with my ati card along with a USB IR receiver. I plug the receiver in, windows installs the drivers, nd the controller works. Sine the controller works perfectly, i cannot undersand why WMC stil cannot detect an IR receiver. Am I missing something? is there a receiver that needs to also be plugged into my set-top-box (and if there is, i guess i can thank ati for not including it with my card)? There is an input on my FiOS box called "IR Receiver Input"

Does anyone have experience with windows 7 and WMC, because it seems there may beanswers for vista and xp, but i have yet to see anyting about 7.

ALSO, if I eliminate the set-to-box, WMC works fine, so it is something to do with this box.
 

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Going nuts for three days now. XBOX 360 wirless controller won't work. Heres is the inf dev log. Device manager says connot find the file specified, what file I dont know.....




Code:

>>> [Device Install (Hardware initiated) - USB\VID_045E&PID_0719\FE1047A0]
>>> Section start 2010/11/26 22:59:57.353
ump: Creating Install Process: DrvInst.exe 22:59:57.356
ndv: Retrieving device info...
ndv: Setting device parameters...
ndv: Searching just Driver Store...
dvi: {Build Driver List} 22:59:57.381
cpy: Policy is set to make all digital signatures equal.
dvi: Enumerating INFs from path list 'C:\Windows\INF'
! inf: Unable to load INF: 'C:\Windows\System32\DriverStore\FileRepository\xusb21.inf_amd64_neutral_68c06a8fe00c5ac3\xusb21.inf'(00000003)
! inf: Error 3: The system cannot find the path specified.
! inf: Unable to load INF: 'C:\Windows\System32\DriverStore\FileRepository\xusb21.inf_amd64_neutral_37c7f40c667619fa\xusb21.inf'(00000003)
! inf: Error 3: The system cannot find the path specified.
dvi: {Build Driver List - exit(0x00000000)} 22:59:57.449
ndv: Selecting best match from just Driver Store...
dvi: {DIF_SELECTBESTCOMPATDRV} 22:59:57.450
dvi: No class installer for 'Xbox 360 Wireless Receiver for Windows'
dvi: No CoInstallers found
dvi: Default installer: Enter 22:59:57.451
dvi: {Select Best Driver}
! dvi: Selecting driver failed(0xe0000228)
dvi: {Select Best Driver - exit(0xe0000228)}
! dvi: Default installer: failed!
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A:XBOX 360 receiver

Is this the MS one or a knockoff unit?
there are a couple of threads about the knockoff units if you do a quick search.

the MS one is plug and play and works great.

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is there any way that I could turn my router into a receiver?

I have a Linksys WRT54G wireless-G broadband router.
Does anyone know? I will be using it for my xbox 360 too. I have moved some stuff around and now the wireless modem happens to not be by the xbox anymore. . .
 

A:Router to a receiver ?

Receiver? You want it to be configurable as a wireless bridge from another wireless router? Take a look at DD-WRT 3rd party firmware, it's compatible with the WRT54G router and offers wireless bridge capability.
 

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I have a logitech K400r wireless keyboard and the unifying adapter has broken on me. Does anyone know if there is a way for me to download the drivers and create another adapter out of a flashdrive? I'm intrerested in any and all Ideas that you may have. Ty Miss5656
 

A:Unifying usb receiver...

Hi miss5656 and welcome to TSG.

Unfortunately you can't turn a Usb flashdrive into a wireless adapter.

You could contact Logitech, they might send you a new adapter even if it's out of warranty.
 

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Hello, unfortunately I was one of the many to catch the msn virus that has swept through the ages. Currently the issue is when talking over msn, I will randomly be signed out of msn, I can get back on alright, but have been informed by my contacts that for a good couple months i've been sending them spam messages. I was hoping there was a way to fix this? I have AVG on my computer, but the virus program doesn't seem to pick up on this msn issue. Any assistance would be greatly appreciated.

Note - I have noticed a successful help on a similar issue, but was unsure if the fix would be exactly the same? posting to be sure. Thanks again.
 

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Hi, I'm looking for a cheap receiver for my bedroom it needs to support at least 4 HDMI inputs and 1.5mm audio jack in put and HDMI outputs and 1.5 mm audio jack output as well. Alexa compatible (not my top priorities). Also subwoofer support..
 

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Hey all,

Please advise.

I downloaded Citrix receiver so I can access my work desktop from my laptop and work from home.

However, I cannot move pass 'launch .ica.' , nothing seems to be happening.

Any advise would be hugely appreciated.

Thank you.
Maheen
 

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i need to install citrix receiver for some online testing: tried to installed an older version and failed but it partially installed ... then found a newer version and tried to install. newer version will not install b c of old version.... can't uninstall older version b c says need to fully install.... so try this and then says need to fix windows .net4???/ not sure what this means but i install this and says it is fixed but then try to uninstall old version and same response....Help....not a tech guy ....know just enough to be dangerous.
 

A:citrix receiver

What version of Windows do you have?
 

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I just bought a marantz receiver and two polk audio speakers. I connected them as shown in the store, corresponding positive and negative ect. there is no sound coming out of the speakers, not even a humming sound.
 

A:speakers and receiver

A bit more help would probably be forthcoming if you would provide us with the model number of your Marantz receiver. And it probably wouldn't hurt if we also knew the model of the Polk speakers.

Aside from that, is the volume control turned up? Is there any type of 'MUTE' on the receiver?

Last, you might also be able to receive a bit of technical assistance from the place of purchase.
 

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Hi

I have a receiver type (Hivion HV-9090fta).
I need to control it using the computer
There is a serial connection (you can see it from the second picture) RS 232 and there is a serial port connection at the computer

Can I do that???
Thanks
Ahmed Hassan
 

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Not sure if I'm in the right section.

Hi, I have a TV that has integrated DTV features but unfortunately only has MPEG-2 decoders so it can't pick up the Soarview transmissions, only Freeview (I'm in NI).

I saw this on Amazon and was wondering if it would work: http://www.amazon.co.uk/Freecom-Digital-DVB-T-Freeview-receiver/dp/B000ALAWQ6

Although, I'm not sure what decoders Soarview HD uses (does someone know?). Also, will this be able to decode Soarviews MPEG-4 transmissions instead of just the HD ones?

Hope I made this clear.

Thanks!
 

A:Digital TV Receiver

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I have a wireless mouse & keyboard on my HP Pavilion. Many times after coming back to work on the computer the receiver is not active therefore the mouse & keyboard do not work. The blue light does not flash. After shutting the computer down completely, not only a restart, the receiver once again flashes blue & the mouse & keyboard work. What is the problem? Our signal comes from a local tower in town with a little receiver on our roof. Could it have something to do with the air waves?
 

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so far, i have had real touble trying to get around the support at HP (see attached file for the stupid email, in .txt format, suggest notepad, and word wrap)

what i would like to know is, does anybody know where i can find XP media center edition 2005 drivers for the HP IR receiver (model: ovu422000/06, HP P/N: 5070-2854), so that i can use this thing on my xp media center computer (specs below)
 

A:Solved: HP IR receiver woes

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Hi, I've recently had a truckload of problems hit my laptop; The back-lights in the screen smashed, the power supply broke (This always happens though >_>) The entire screen fell off. However these problems have been..... mostly, resolved. (And hopefully this one will too).

The problem is that when I plug in the power supply to the power receiver? No power is transfered at all or power is transfered but only when I press down in the inputer (Thing that connects power to supply), or or Power is transfered normally :/ But this rarely happens.

I think it may be the metal in the receiver has rusted or been shifted so in so that it does make connect with the metal in the inputer... Any help on how to fix this/what the problem actually is?

P.S This has happened with another laptop in my household too. That is also a Toshiba (Which I haven't mentioned >_>)
 

A:Power receiver broke?

More than likely,the DC power jack in the laptop has worn out,come loose from
the motherboard and needs the be replaced.
More a job for a tech and probably not too cheap.
 

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I have a HP Pavilion computer with a wireless mouse & keyboard. Quite often, the receiver stops receiving the signal, therefore the mouse quits working. I do use rechargeable batteries but they are fully charged. I plugged in a hard wired mouse from my old computer. With this mouse, I can move the cursor around, click open documents but then the keyboard won't work & I can't type. In order to get things going, I have to totally shut the computer down & start all over again. How can I fix this? I'm thinking of throwing the wireless stuff all away & use my old hard wired keyboard & mouse. Any help would be greatly appreciated.
 

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I can no longer get this to work on my new Win7 machine. Skinkers assure me there are no issues with Win7 compatibility and have people in their organisation using it without issue all the time.

A:Skinkers Receiver/BBC Alerts

Please provide a link to the app in question.

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hi all,

today i purchased an xbox official wireless receiver and for some reason it's not working with my controller..

I've installed all the right drivers, i've followed the steps others have posted on here about going into device manager, but as soon as i try to connect the two devices they still don't pair.

I've followed almost everything apparent solution going

I Just checked and i am getting this error code 10



any advice?

Many thanks

A:Xbox wireless receiver

help?

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Okay, this is driving me crazy. My current setup is:

Laptop connected to TV through HDMI.
TV connected to receiver through optical cable.

It has always worked this way, I always had surround sound and all. Yesterday my mother disconnected both the HDMI & optical cables for freaking reason, now that I connected them back on, I'm only getting 2.0 sound through my receiver. I don't know what to try next, this has been an issue before but I always somehow managed to fix it but now it really gets the better of me. Any help will be greatly appreciated, I was so planning on watching a few movies tonight but without my surround sound, I be better off to bed.

Thanks in advance.

A:HMDI 5.1 Sound (Through TV & Receiver)

Try a System Restore back to a date when it did work. May take care of it.
System Restore can be accessed from Start/Programs/Accessories/System Tools. It will not delete any user data/e-mails, etc.

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Hi,
I have a Samsung UHD tv series 8 and a Pioneer receiver VSX-934. when I turn on the receiver I get the echo of the sound of the speakers from the tv. I'd like to get the sound of the tv when the receiver is off and switch to the sound from the receiver when I turn it on. Thanks for your help.
Serge
 

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I have a 360 wireless gaming receiver which used to work, and my controller was connected. I turned off my comp one day, then turned it back on in the morning, proceeded to turn on my controller and it was not connected.

I tried to reconnect, no success.

This is REALLY bugging me, I've manually installed the windows drivers, ive tried XBCD nothing works.

From what I understand there is no problem with the receiver or the controller itself it's the drivers. I agree with that because when I bought the receiver and plugged it in, windows wouldnt install any drivers, and I was unable to connect anything. I then manually installed the microsoft drivers for the receiver and voila, I connected instantly.

Anyways, what the hell. Why would my controller stop connecting? Ive tried 3 usb port's ive tried 2 different drivers. Microsoft and XBCD neither work. (XBCD I install the driver and then the application wont open...)

Any help? This is bugging the hell out of me

Edit: I dont think I installed anything especially not anything that would interfere with this driver.

Ill try the dongle on another computer see if it works over there.

A:Want My 360 Gaming Receiver To Work Again

  
Quote: Originally Posted by HaGGardSmurf


I have a 360 wireless gaming receiver which used to work, and my controller was connected. I turned off my comp one day, then turned it back on in the morning, proceeded to turn on my controller and it was not connected.

I tried to reconnect, no success.

This is REALLY bugging me, I've manually installed the windows drivers, ive tried XBCD nothing works.

From what I understand there is no problem with the receiver or the controller itself it's the drivers. I agree with that because when I bought the receiver and plugged it in, windows wouldnt install any drivers, and I was unable to connect anything. I then manually installed the microsoft drivers for the receiver and voila, I connected instantly.

Anyways, what the hell. Why would my controller stop connecting? Ive tried 3 usb port's ive tried 2 different drivers. Microsoft and XBCD neither work. (XBCD I install the driver and then the application wont open...)

Any help? This is bugging the hell out of me

Edit: I dont think I installed anything especially not anything that would interfere with this driver.

Ill try the dongle on another computer see if it works over there.


If you have installed anything you have installed something that might interfere. Do you have a backup to restore from?

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So I have wireless internet on my laptop. And i have a satellite receiver. How do I get my internet on my receiver so my channels work. Does anyone know what to do? Thanks.

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I currently have the logitech x-530 5.1 surround sound speakers. I purchased a turtle beach montego 7.1 card so my computer can make use of all the speakers. I also want my playstation 3 to use these speakers with true 5.1 surround sound. The problem is, the speakers don't have a digital input. I noticed that my sound card has an spdif input. If I was to buy a digital cable and connect my ps3 to the spdif input jack on my sound card, would I be able to relay the sound to my speakers in true 5.1 surround sound? I'm sorry if my scenario is unclear in anyway, but this question was written under time restraints (time for class).

A:use computer as an audio receiver?

Ive answered the question under the General discussion forum.

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Hello all, I feel a bit sheepish coming here with such a common "novice" issue however, it seems it is a fairly extensive, less user-error oriented problem than I was hoping for.

I have 5 logitech devices I am trying to connect to my machine. (Well, actually only 3 but 2 kb/mouse combos) and, I have had this setup before, many times however cannot get it to work.

The receiver that came with my Logitech 650 deluxe keyboard just WILL NOT work in Windows. I can use my keyboard in the BIOS, I can use it on my iBook, I can even use it on another windows 7 Pro x64 machine but it just won't work with the machine I am stuck using primarily.

The Devices I have are:
2 Logitech wireless Keyboards
-650 Deluxe
-EX110
2 Logitech wireless mice
1 Logitech M510 w/ unifying receiver
1 Logitech C-BT44 Receiver (came with 650 deluxe)
1 Logitech receiver unknown (had to fix this bad boy...previous owner cut the cord to deter others from using it)

The unknown receiver works with either keyboard/mouse (not the m510 obviously) which, seeings as they all share the same frequency (RF 2.4GHz) is obviouse why they work together. BUT, NONE of the keyboards work on my primary box with the C-BT44 receiver within windows. Again, I can use that receiver in the BIOS, Both normal lights are on (F and Num lock) along with my 650 deluxe but, it just doesn't work in windows. It USED to work in windows. I originally had one keyboard on my desk (650) and the other (connected to the unk... Read more

A:Logitech Receiver not working

Hi, my first thought is too many receivers and they conflict, but you say you have used them all before. You can go to Device Manager\USB and try updating drivers for each one. Also uninstall then and reboot with all plugged in.

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hi guys, i used to have a fully working media remote when i first built the Media Centre but to make a long story short it stopped working,. uninstalled installed a few times now not working at all.

there is no microsoft ehome receiver in my human interface devices but used to be there when it used to work so think this is where the problem lies. where can i download a replacement, is there such an animal for vista ultimate? Is there any way i can get this baby to work again. at the moment am forced to use mouse

any help is good help,

Luke

A:ehome receiver not found in HID

The driver is built into Vista- if it is not showing up it is possible that it is 'hidden' - go to view and select Sow hidden devices. If you can now see it and it (perchance) has an Error Code 10 (Device not currently connected) then try plugging the transceiver into another USB port - if it still doesn't work try another computer.

Either the receiver is bad, or your USB port(s) is(are) bad, or your operating system is going slowly to pot.

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Hey, I received a Logitech wireless keyboard and mouse combo for Christmas, but seemingly lost the USB receiver. I was wondering if I bought another wireless Logitech mouse for twenty bucks if the receiver from that one would work.

Thanks in advance.
 

A:Lost USB Mini-Receiver.

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I had Juice podcast receiver on windows Vista and worked fiine..

I can't seem to get it to work on windows 7 any ideas how to fix it?

i have tried Windows 7 - How to get Juice 2.2 working - Spiceworks Community

but it doesn't seem to have the file in there.. i did the first part where you run it with xp..

but can't find the file to change it.. i found ipodder.xrc and went into that and couldn't find my documents part..

any ideas would be great!

when you go to open juice it comes up with

errors occurred.

see the logfile 'file desintation'

you open up the file destination and this is what is in it.

Traceback (most recent call last):
File "gui.py", line 4, in ?
File "iPodderGui.pyc", line 3621, in main
File "iPodderGui.pyc", line 707, in __init__
File "wx\_core.pyc", line 5301, in __init__
File "wx\_core.pyc", line 4980, in _BootstrapApp
File "iPodderGui.pyc", line 1472, in OnInit
File "iPodderGui.pyc", line 934, in SetLanguages
AttributeError: 'iPodderGui' object has no attribute 'menu'

cheers

A:Juice Podcast Receiver

Hello! does Juice podcast receiver support Windows 7?

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hi! my friend is got a toshiba laptop with XP multimedia. he wants to see the television when he is abroad and he ask me about some kind of small plug and play powerful receiver that would allow him to receive television channels available on that area. does anybody know what he is talking about? if there is such a thing, may I know some examples he could check to buy the proper one? thank you.
 

A:receiver for multimedia laptop

http://www.dse.co.nz/cgi-bin/dse.storefront/en/product/XH3364

It will allow the laptop to act as a TV for local VHF/UHF Analog TV signals, but please be aware that for any "computer based TV adaper or card, a good TV antenna is always required. Indoor antennas may give disappointing results in many cases.
 

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 Operating System: Microsoft Windows 7 (64-bit) Hello, I lost my usb receiver for my HP Wireless mouse.  Model: G3T How and where can I order replacement usb receiver in India? Appreciate any help. Regards,Nadhiya

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Alrighty. I've scoured the internet for solutions to this problem, and they all point me in the same direction: system restore. For whatever reason, my computer can't complete a sys restore successfully (I'll probably post about that elsewhere). That in mind, can anyone help me with this:

I recently purchased a wireless receiver so I could play PC games with my 360 controller. I innocently installed the software the installation CD referred to me. Picked all the right options. Etc, etc. When I plugged it in, my USB wireless mouse stopped responding. I ignored that for the moment, and tried connecting a controller. Didn't work. The rings lit up like they had found a receiver, but then went back to all quadrants flashing. Ad infinitum.

So I restarted. :[ My USB keyboard and my monitor wouldn't respond.

Later, I read some articles about needing to sys restore and just plug the thing in and let Windows figure it out and install drivers. Well, I can't do that. My main question is, is there a way to go in and delete the reg files or drivers for the software I installed? Or do I need to fix the sys restore problem and do all that again?

Haaaaalp. ;___;

(Also, I have a sneaking suspicion that I may be posting this in the wrong place. Lemme know if this is true)

Oh, system info: Windows Vista 32bit OS, if any more info is needed let me know.
 

A:Xbox 360 wireless receiver for PC

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So for a school project I needed to learn how to turn a LED on and off with a remote, using an arduino. I read on the internet that I need to know the values of my remote first (using the Samsung BN59-01198Q) so I downloaded IRlibrary, a program that should give me those values. I connected my arduino to my laptop and opened the IRRecvDemo, upload it to my arduino too. But it isnt showing values while I am using my remote. It is the first time that I work with arduino so this may come off as incredibly stupid, but what am i doing wrong?

 

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