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Crackling sound in downloaded videos

Q: Crackling sound in downloaded videos

Hi. Whenever I download any video from youtube or any other website, it has crackling sound. I tried reinstalling various drivers, flash player, different downloading tools but nothing helps. however, when I don't download but just watch video on youtube, sound is ok.
How to fix it?
I have dell n5010 and windows 7 running
Any help would be appreciated

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A: Crackling sound in downloaded videos

Have you tried transferring the video to other PC and see if it works fine? the program you used to play the video may be the culprit.
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" i think perhaps I used AVCHD LIte for the videos that the sound won't download and Motion JPEG for the videos that the sound does presumably they need to be downloaded differently?"

You cannot correct the problem by "downloading them differently" as you put it. If you used the wrong recording mode you cannot change it for those video files after the fact. You're not getting any sound from those recorded in AVCHD because you have no suitable codec or compatible media player installed, but there's an easy fix.

Download VLC media player & install it:

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A:Crackling/popping when watching videos and browsing

We had a similar problem on my dads computer. He was also using on-board audio. The audio jack on his computer had gone bad. I'm not really sure what caused it, but for $20USD we got a new sound card from Best Buy that was better than the on-board sound ever was. That might not be the kind of solution you are looking for, but it's better than that annoying popping/crackling noise.
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Try a system restore to before you installed the VPN client. (System Restore)

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A:Sound crackling, bad quality (onbored sound)

Well you could visit the PCCHIPS website and see if they have any updates for the Sound.

Also try another pair of speakers, could be bad speakers or a damaged cable/plug.

Thats a fairly nice machine, however you shouldn't have skimped on the motherboard - its one of the lowest end manufacturers of mobo's.

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I don't want to get the latest realtek if it is not what I have

It is, or at least according to what is available from Abit it is,

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Originally Posted by jpg123

The sound is crackling through my speakers, an ideas on how to solve this problem?
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in this video i turn volume completely off and then back on

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Good day,

before of you read, sorry for my bad english :D

ok, i have the old pc HP Compaq 6735s oldiest model and have problem.. I have the headset Plantronics .Audio 655 DSP... Its USB (no Jack) headset, but sound is crackly and randomly.. Microphone is good, no problem, also speakers... I tested in another pc, and work correctly (Win 7), also in WIN XP not installed drivers.. I telled the makers of headset and reply is here:


So in the Windows 8 now it does not work? It was not an XP as I said? In that case it is most likely incompatible. Think about that the headset is made years ago while Windows 8 just released. Contact Microsoft and check if they have any updates to the USB drivers that will be able to use older USB devices?

I tested reinstall USB drivers, not work.. I tested install sound drivers, but for Win 8 not found...

A:Windows 8: Speakers have crackling sound

Hello GAMELASTER and welcome to TSF,

Your USB headset does not rely on the Audio chipset.

The Plantronics website touts it as not needing software... I can't find any issues similar to yours by searching the WWW, so I have no base to work from.

Just so I am clear... You are running Windows 8 on a Compaq 6735s?

Try using a different USB port.

Have you had any other issues since upgrading to Windows 8?
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