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Hi all,

I'm basically having some sound noise coming out of my speakers when playing videos with MPC-HC.
It's crackling static type noise.
When going full screen it's about 3 times louder!
When video is playing and I mute the sound, it still present the noise. The only way to stop it is to either pause or stop the video.

I'm using FFdshow and MadVR.

I'm at a loss at what could be causing this noise to be there.
( I have tried 2 different receivers and it's the same thing no matter which one used)

Also
When playing music with Foobar and ASIO there's absolutely NO noise whatsover! ONLY videos produce this noise.

Thanks for any guidance in advance
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Disable the audio switcher in mpc hc. I had a similar problem in mpc hc while playing back multichannel flacs, it would sound distorted until I disabled that option.


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Disable the audio switcher in mpc hc. I had a similar problem in mpc hc while playing back multichannel flacs, it would sound distorted until I disabled that option.

Hi, thanks for responding to my inquiry.

Unfortunately it did nothing in my case.
I'm amazed how much noise I'm getting when playing a video file with MPC-HC.
I DO NOT play any audio file with MPC-HC and ONLY use Foobar for audio files and have 0 noise.
I tried for the sake of it playing an audio file in MPC-HC and there's no noise.

I'm thinking maybe I need to change my Power supply in my PC?
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Download and run DPC Latency Checker.

http://www.thesycon.de/deu/latency_check.shtml

 

Run it while your pc is idle and take notice of the average latency. Then play a movie and see if it moves up.



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Again,

Thanks so much for helping...
In idle mode I'm avg about 80us
When playing a movie the avg is lower at around 50us

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So its not that...those numbers are fine. Have you tried a different audio decoder like LAV? Another option to try is to use Reclock as the audio renderer. In the Reclock settings set bitstream to wasapi exclusive.



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I'm going to try another power supply to see if maybe mine is tired and dying.
I'm now having a slight buzzing sound in my speakers and when I turn the PC off the sound is completely gone.

I grounded the PC and it changed nothing.
I hoping that's where the noise is coming from.

Just don't know which Power supply I should try that can help here.
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Well I changed power supply and nothing changed. Over $100 PS.
I now use custom EVR in the output on MPC-HC and the static crap noise dropped by at least 50%.

I cannot use madVR anymore as it makes way too much noise.

Don't know what else to do.

Just wanted to update this thread in case someone searches this.
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So its not that...those numbers are fine. Have you tried a different audio decoder like LAV? Another option to try is to use Reclock as the audio renderer. In the Reclock settings set bitstream to wasapi exclusive.

 

Have you tried this?



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