Kmix loosing Capture Mix while working with Skype

Michael Hirsch mdhirsch at
Tue Feb 12 23:09:27 UTC 2008

On Feb 7, 2008 10:17 AM, Dotan Cohen <dotancohen at> wrote:
> On 07/02/2008, Jussi Schultink <jussi01 at> wrote:
> > On Feb 7, 2008 6:18 PM, Donn <donn.ingle at> wrote:
> >  > > I just noticed while speaking on Skype that the Capture Mix goes down
> >  > > without any user intervention.
> >  > I'm thinking a nail through the monitor, just under the knob of the slider...
> >  > That, or duck-tape. :)
> >  >
> >  I think this may be the option in skype: options -> sound devices ->
> >  allow skype to automatically adjust my mixer levels.
> Thank you Jussi, I'll see if that helps. Now that I've taken the nail
> out of the LCD screen (which did _not_ prevent the slider from moving)
> how can I patch the hole? The pixels where the nail were are not
> lighting, even though the nail is no longer in place.

Go to your local computer store and ask for "Pixel Restorer".  It
comes in a can and you spray it on.  I'm sure you'll have no trouble
finding it.


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