Sound Volume In Xfce

Shane Ambler FreeBSD at ShaneWare.Biz
Wed Jun 14 02:53:20 UTC 2017

On 14/06/2017 11:53, B J wrote:
> I recently installed FreeBSD 11 and Xfce on an old HP Pavilion DV6000 laptop.
> I've noticed that the sound from the built-in speakers isn't very loud
> compared with what I might get if I was running a Linux distro on it.
> Is there some way of adjusting that as I can't find any control panel
> for changing the volume.
> Any suggestions or ideas?  Thank you.

I use audio/mixmos for gui volume adjustment.

You could also try audio/xfce4-mixer and deskutils/xfce4-volumed

It will also depend on what program you use, I find that vlc is very
soft compared to any other app. The vlc advanced audio settings has a
gain option that can boost it's volume.

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Shane Ambler

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