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Old 08-14-2004, 04:52 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I have my entertainment system connected through my computer using a cable that goes from the standard speaker output jack to RCA cables, however it creates a lot of interference. Does anyone know how to keep this interference down?
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Old 08-14-2004, 05:04 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Are you using coax cables?
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No, I am using a cable from radioshack that goes from the standard output on my soundcard to rca cables. It leads into the back of my philips sound system.
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You might have some wrong settings on, check in the software for the correct settings, fix them if necessary.
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Old 08-14-2004, 10:27 PM   #5 (permalink)
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what kind of interference? is it a low humming?
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Old 08-15-2004, 06:28 AM   #6 (permalink)
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What's the length of the non-coax cable? Or as what Raekwon said, if it is a low humming you might have a ground-problem.
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I think he's using 1/8" mini-audio connector to RCA cable. The humming sounds like a ground issue to me too.
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how would i fix a ground issue?
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Old 08-15-2004, 03:34 PM   #9 (permalink)
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use a coax cable from front to end, that should solve it most of the times. If that doesn't help, you have to make a ground connection from the transmitting device (e.g the soundcard) to the PC-case. I don't know how to do that, never had such a problem, but others might know.
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how do i hook a coax cable to my soundcard?
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