Increase the system wide sound (volume) in your linux (ubuntu etc..)

On August 30, 2009, in increase, System, volume, by Dipin Krishna

Here is another trick to increase the sound (soft volume) in Ubuntu Linux, this time system-wide. 1. Edit your /etc/asound.conf file. On your terminal type $ sudo gedit /etc/asound.conf 2. Paste the following into the asound.conf file: pcm.!default { type plug slave.pcm “softvol”}pcm.softvol { type softvol slave { pcm “dmix” } control { name “Pre-Amp” […]


Increase MPlayer’s volume to 300% (linux ubuntu etc..)

On August 30, 2009, in increase, mplayer, volume, by Dipin Krishna

You can increase your MPlayer’s soft volume to 300% by just typing this simple command at terminal: mplayer -softvol -softvol-max 300 ‘file_name.avi’ and replace file_name.avi with the video file name you want to watch Now use the “0” and “9” keys on your keyboard, to manually change the volume of MPLayer. Please let me know […]