DIY मीडिया होम लोगो

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0विंडोज मीडिया प्लेयर लोगोWindows volume control of HDMI output

I recently swapped out my old home cinema audio sys­tem (a Yamaha DSP-E800 and a Den­on ste­reo receiv­er) con­nec­ted via यूएसबी डीएसी तथा 6 chan­nel ana­log for an Onkyo TX-SR605 which has HDMI के audio con­nec­tions. In most ways this was an instant upgrade but one issue really frus­trated me — volume…


I was used to hav­ing the amp­li­fi­ers set at a fixed volume and adjust­ing the level via the PC (जीत Dows 10) volume con­trol. How­ever with HDMI के it seems this does­n’t work. The win­dows volume con­trol does noth­ing at all. Googling pro­duced no use­ful res­ults, just lots of people who can­’t get HDMI के out­put to work at all — a clas­sic example of how much worse google has got at find­ing rel­ev­ant res­ults now that every com­mer­cially backed web­site has found ways to game it.

It seems the issue is that win­dows can­’t con­trol the volume for any­thing bit­streamed. But my new amp­li­fi­er accepts mul­tichan­nel LPCM so what I want to do is decode any dolby or DTS formats on the PC, con­trol their volume, and then send them as LPCM to the amp.

Thanks to a piece of soft­ware I used pre­vi­ously to remap chan­nels I have been able to do exactly that, and get con­trol again. That soft­ware is called “Equal­izer APO”. Just install it and enable it for your HDMI के out­put and then reboot. One oth­er thing is needed for some pro­grams — Go into the clas­sic “con­trol pan­el” and open the sound options. Bring up the prop­er­ties for your HDMI के out­put and then go to the advanced tab. Untick “Allow applic­a­tions to take exclus­ive con­trol of this device”.

The final thing I had to do was to change the default power on volume on the Onkyo — which had been set to 45. I changed it to remem­ber the pre­vi­ous. The set­ting is found in Set­tings -> 6. Misc -> Volume Setup -> Power on Volume

अपना खुद का कुछ विचारों को समझे? खुद टिप्पणी से नीचे लिप्त! आप सदस्यता के लिए चाहते हैं, तो ऊपर दाईं ओर मेनू पर लिंक का उपयोग करें सदस्यता लें. आप नीचे दिए गए सामाजिक लिंक का उपयोग करके अपने दोस्तों के साथ इस साझा कर सकते हैं. चियर्स.

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