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Been having this problem with my Xigmatek Midgard recently and its getting to the stage where I'm seriously considering buying a new case.

From what I understand, the front audio and front usb both share the same earth, when I've got my headphones plugged in I can hear what almost sounds like buzzing, static or beeping. This only happens when the front pannel usb is plugged in.

Someone on another forum said about re-soldering but I'm clueless about where to start.

Heres links to images of the front pannel circuit.





Any help would be brilliant, I'm stumped on this and its really annoying me
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post #2 of 11
your getting feed back if you can get your hand on some ferrite rods and coil it around your mic cable and tape it it might help
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your getting feed back if you can get your hand on some ferrite rods and coil it around your mic cable and tape it it might help
I've got one of these

Should I wrap it around the usb or headphone wire?
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This is cause because of a chip information transfer failure. Make sure that no chip has been destroyed and let me know about it!
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This is cause because of a chip information transfer failure. Make sure that no chip has been destroyed and let me know about it!
What the hell??
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What the hell??
He's obviously not from our planet.
    
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post #7 of 11
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I've got one of these

Should I wrap it around the usb or headphone wire?
headphone wire but you might need more ferrite + the more times you wrap it around the better it works
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post #8 of 11
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headphone wire but you might need more ferrite + the more times you wrap it around the better it works
cheers man, if not I've no idea
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post #9 of 11
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update,

tried wrapping the cable around the ferrite, it made it worse.

Any options besides buying a brand new case?
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post #10 of 11
dont use the front ports? if the back is annoying to get to, buy an extension lead for the mic/headphones. cheaper than a new case
     
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