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Win10 upgrade gives sound echo/reverb

Q: Win10 upgrade gives sound echo/reverb

Three days ago my Windows 7 computer upgraded itself (without my permission) to Windows 10. Mostly this hasn't mattered as I've quickly found how to fix or do things that have altered. However my sound system is now unusable because of echo/reverberation. I have checked that all drivers for the sound components are up to date (the Win10 install did this automatically it seems from the dates shown). I have attached screen-grab images of the System and Sound components descriptions. I would appreciate help on how to fix this.

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/win10-upgrade-gives-sound-echo-reverb.1167917/
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A:!!!i Need Help With Reverb And Echo!!!

Please do not post duplicates.

Continue here: http://forums.techguy.org/multimedia/515973-reverb-retard-please-help.html
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/i-need-help-with-reverb-and-echo.514607/
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A:Echo/reverb

I'm guessing it's Realtek based Onboard sound?

In the Control panel there should be a "Sound Effects Manager" or something similar, make sure the Environment is set to Default, or None.

If your PC uses something other than AC97, find out what it is - you could use this http://www.cpuid.com/pcwizard.php
and post back
 

http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/echo-reverb.91394/
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A:DVD Playback Slow/Choppy with Echo/Reverb

start task manager when playing and see if cpu usage is high?
not likely but: try playing dvds with a different media player? might want to try VLC
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/dvd-playback-slow-choppy-with-echo-reverb.891919/
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Youtube video: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BIYeDGwOpks

yea... disturbing isnt it

Specs:

Current mic:

http://www.radioshack.com/product/index.jsp?productId=3166831&tab=summary

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http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Hardware-and-Upgrade-Questions/After-Win10-1st-Anniversary-Upgrade-Install-No-F6-Sound-Mute/td-p/5763748
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A:Old Sound Blaster Live Resurrected & Working in Win7!!! NO REVERB!!!

Thanks for the info Darryl Licht, may it help others with dinosaurs for graphics cards.....

One of the great misfortunes of how the sound stack works in Windows Vista/7 is that hardware accelerated audio has been rendered largely irrelevant, requiring messy workarounds to get EAX and and other hardware accelerated sound effects working...

+rep

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A:Echo-y sound

I'd say you have somehow turned on one of the crazy Realtek sound effects (like sewer pipe) see pic

I can't think why those effects are there, apart from pranking your mates.

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A:Sound Echo

Turn off your webcam.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/sound-echo.745350/
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A:Echo/UFO Sound

No PC Spec's or at least the make and model number of the laptop, so we can't specifically address your system.

However, some audio systems, such as Realtek have a separate management panel (Realtek has the HD Audio Manager) with Sound Enhancement options including Echo, reverb, chorus, etc. Check yours and turn off any enhancement.

http://www.eightforums.com/sound-audio/67697-echo-ufo-sound.html
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A:Sound has a little echo

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A:Sound echo...

oh oops wrong section sorry!
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/sound-echo.584726/
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A:Sound Echo on notebook

Verify the audio chipset setup. The software of many chipsets, has options for effects.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/sound-echo-on-notebook.1001067/
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A:Computer Sound Echo

Pah. All I needed to do was reinstall the drivers. The EAX console was bugged. Disregard.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/computer-sound-echo.466446/
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A:Sound Echo Problem?

Did you try to run a System Restore?

You reinstalled Windows since yesterday?

New Install, or Repair Install?

http://www.techsupportforum.com/forums/f10/sound-echo-problem-545324.html
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A:Sound card echo

Turn off environmental effects in the Creative control panel or set reverb to zero manually. Search these very forums or Google - it is a very common issue.
 

http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/sound-card-echo.37033/
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A:Echo Sound When Playing Any Dvd

If the system has Realtek sound, there may be an icon on your taskbar for a control centre. It usually looks like a small blue set of antlers - it's actually a crab! If this exists, double-click it and you should find a section for Effects - the Reverb option may be checked as active.

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A:My Sound Sounds Has Echo

Got anyone else in your house?It's possible that someone changed the environment or sound effects to echo.My Computer >> Control Panel >> Sound Effect ManagerUnder the environment tab it is on <None>

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A:echo on sound when streaming?

Could you remove and reinstall the audio driver? You can do this in the device manager (Go to Start>Right Click on My Computer>Select Manage>Select Device Manager in left hand pane>Double Click on Sound, Video and Game Controllers>Right Click on Driver thats shows up and select Uninstall.

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A:Speakers give off Echo sound. Help!!

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A:Solved: Sound Echo Chamber

Open AVRack from the taskbar.
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Click ok.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/solved-sound-echo-chamber.905062/
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Bruce

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Hard to say with your limited information. But, I would suspect some open program, maybe in the Notification area, is causing it.

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A:[SOLVED] Speakers echo at end of Any sound....

have u gone into control panel> sounds and Audio Devices> sounds/ Audio?

http://www.techsupportforum.com/forums/f10/solved-speakers-echo-at-end-of-any-sound-304574.html
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A:Another sound card problem! echo event

Hi benz925,
i have exactly the same problem than you with a gina 20 and a Asus P5GD2 premium wireless edition Mobo ...;(
For me , that's not a drivers problem , i have install the Gina with the same drivers on another compute with the same XP pro sp2 and it works fine.
I think there are a conflict between mobo and the gina and really i don't know how to fix that.
The more simple is to put the mail i send to echo support ( without any response , not too cool) for explain my problem and all the things i have try to fix it and it will be cool to stay in touch if we find something.
What is the reference of your Mobo please ?
bye

My mail to Echo-support :
Hello Echo, and first sorry for my terrible english, i 'm from France.
I can't make work my gina 20 with my new config and i've try a lot of things and all your latest drivers 6.11, 6.08, 6.05, so perhaps you can help me.
the card still work fine on my olds computers, and also with a more recent config with XP pro sp2 installed by me identically to my compute ( brother's computer )with the 6.11 drivers.
On mine, install is fine with all the drivers versions for W2K/XP and it seems to have no problem on the device manager.
But i have no sound and chaotic problem with all software calling the asio wdm drivers :
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software that crash or not read any audio events
no output level in the console or sometimes all in the red

Softs work fine with the cheap sound card integrated with the mobo ( but cheap sound, lot of latency, not a gina

I've reinstall completely XP ,without the plug&play option in the bios to prevent hardware conflicts, so i don't have any other soundcard (disabled in bios also), no wifi, no lan,no drivers of graphic card, nothing ...

Gina appear on IRQ 21 without sharing or conflict and it's always the same problem ;(

So i just describe my config and perhaps you have an idea to something to test, it will be wonderful :

pentim 640 3.2Ghz
mobo asus p5GD2 premium (last bios) with chip sound: c-media9880 (same problem with sound chip enabled in bios and not installed)
GC Gigabyte 6600 GT
1 Go ddr2 533 corsair select
hd hitachi S-ATA
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Antec sonata (alim 380 w)
and .. echo Gina 20

Perhaps my sound card is too old for one of this new components and i have to stop to experienced ? In this case it will be better with a Gina 24 or 3G ?

Thanks a lot by advance for support me, i'm really out of idea to try.

Have a good day, and whatever, thanks for the excellent sound of your products.

Sincerely,
 

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I saw a notice that today is the last day to upgrade to Win10 for free.Click to expand...

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Two same signals

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A:MS says I can't upgrade my laptop as HP has not tested win10 on it.

I'll take a stab at this one..
From my experience with HP they do drop support for some of the products and you get stuck with the last OS that was installed on it.,. for example I had a nice desktop and it only would support Win7. When I tried to run Win8 on it .. well it would work fine but when I went to shut it down for the night and restart it that's when it would fail. Seems HP will not provide the updates to support new OS's. And this also applies to other OEM's.

Now having said all of that here is one option you have. Make sure you can make a system backup and backup your personal data. When that's done make sure you can restore the system and you're comfortable with the process.

At this point you could perform a clean instillation of 10 and see what happens. IF it fails to work properly just restore your PC to the previous settings with the backup you made.

... yes.. complicated but that's the best advice I can offer at the moment
And welcome to the forums

Jeff

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A:Trying to upgrade from Win7 to Win10: "CPU not supported"

Hi: I have the 8200 Elite CMT (i7-2600, BIOS J01, v2.28) and had no issues upgrading to W10. I would suggest you upgrade from the link below and see if it bypasses the hardware check. You can try the upgrade now, or make an installation disk or flash drive via the media creation tool. The disk/flash drive does not check compatibility. http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/software-download/windows10

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A:How to recover Win10 Key (free upgrade from 8.1) ?

There is no free key. If your computer came with Windows 8.x, the key is in the bios. If you wish to install from the iso, do the install without activation, then once you get into the GUI, then do the activation and it will go through.

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A:Win7 to win10 upgrade error.

I putt also CBS and CheckSUR. Maybe someone can help...

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Moderator comment: Model added to subject for clarity.

A:W540 - Win10 upgrade problems

OOPS -- saw you tried this already. ------------------------------------Have you tried obtaining the upgrade directly from Microsoft via their Win10 Media Creation tool? You will be able to download an entire .ISO file to burn a CD or create a bootable USB stick: https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/software-download/windows10 This works better, sometimes, than the Windows upgrade pestering message.  Good luck!----------------------------------------- How are you fixed for disk space?  The upgrade needs qute a bit of extra room ~ 5 - 10 GB, at least, to store previous machine state.     




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Is the A70 compatible with W10?
 
 
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A:A70 - Win Explorer closes after Win10 upgrade from...

The A70 is not on the list of Lenovo Win 10 supported systems.    Your Intel processor is several generations before official Win 10 starts. 
 
There are ways to prevent Win 10 reminders and unwanted automatic downloads, Google for them.

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A:Free win10 upgrade, MS now getting pushy about it.

The offer is for a year - July 2016 (it was released on 29th July 2015)
 

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A:Windows Update trying to upgrade to Win10 by itself?

Hi
Try this
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A:firewall won't turn on after upgrade to win10

Press the "Windows Button" and "R" simultaneously.
Typ in cmd
 
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http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/606086/firewall-wont-turn-on-after-upgrade-to-win10/