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Safe to keep Windows volume at 100%?

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Hey guys I have an Auzentech prelude that is connected to Logitech Z5500 and I also hook it up to my headphone amp when I use my headphones. I know it's safe to keep my pc volume at 100% when using my headphones, since I use my amp to regulate the sound, but is it safe to do that with my speakers?

I noticed some buzzing/scratchy noises coming from my speakers. I want to make sure I don't ruin my speakers.
post #2 of 5
I would lower system volume to 80% and control the rest of the volume via the knob on the Z5500s.

As long as you're not blasting the volume to max then your equipment should be fine though.
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i have always kept my Windows Volume at 100%, that is what they made volume knobs for you on your headsets and speakers. not a problem here.
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i find keeping it at a max of 60 and then doing it through the nob is best and i find i get better sound as well
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Thanks guys! I lowered it to 80% and the static is gone.
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