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I got my guitar plugged into the mic port, volume switch on the front panel up all the way... audio creation mode with the console up..... how do i get sound to come through?
(i got it to work during the last semester, but I dont remember how) there is a light on the optical out, so i know that works

EDIT: reps to all who help. 2 to the person who gets it to work
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post #2 of 28
I havent done it in a while on mine, but click the volume icon thing in the task bar. Not the windows one, but the Creative one. There should be an option in there that will allow you to select the proper input. Right now it's probably not selected.
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post #3 of 28
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which is?
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Originally Posted by dualhYbrid View Post
which is?
Should be one of the line-ins I think.
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i cant find where your talking about......
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Quote:
Originally Posted by dualhYbrid View Post
i cant find where your talking about......
the blue one in the back. make sure its not muted....
    
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post #7 of 28
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Originally Posted by dualhYbrid View Post
i cant find where your talking about......
Do you have all the Creative sound programs installed?? Not just the drivers, but the recording software and all that??

I'd look myself but I've recently formatted my computer and I dont have them installed yet. When I did though, there was a Creative sound icon in the task bar.
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post #8 of 28
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creative volume panel.... i have that on the taskbar. right click leads to:
load vol icon at start, switch mode, select audio device, exit, and about

i installed everything but the soundbanks
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post #9 of 28
^ double click on it and see what it brings up
post #10 of 28
Sorry I'm not much help right now. I'm looking to download the programs for myself since I need them anyway.

Try the Creative Sound recorder from your start menu. There should be an option in there where you select the input and then test its level. Also make sure your guitars' volume is up

I'm working on it now.
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