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Xonar DX - low volume after moving PC

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My Asus Xonar DX is giving me about 20-25% of the volume it used to give after moving my PC to a new location. (It's been in the car too, but only for about 5 minutes.)
I tried making sure that the 4-pin connector (I belive it's a 4 pin?) is properly in place and it did basically nothing.
Does anyone know if it even works if it isn't getting power from anything else than the pci-e slot?
The card usually makes a "click" sound when it turns on and a sound that's almost the same when it turns off, but I feel like it makes both at almost the same time when I turn it on now.
Any ideas?


I fixed it!
Edited by sKratch - 5/25/13 at 6:39am
post #2 of 5
I'm curious what the fix was, unless you don't want to mention it. Or in the least, was it a software setting or not?

Sometimes people complain about low volume, and it's hard to guess why.
post #3 of 5
I have always been disappointed with the Xonar DX volume, curious too.
post #4 of 5
OP its not right to say fixed it without explanation.
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I have that problem as well sometimes. I think it's fixed if you just make other hardware as default for sound and comm. I think. I don't remember how I fix it every time...
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