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Subject: Re: Windows audio "pass-through"
From: Andre Roessel (
Date: 2003-01-27

> Anyway. I'm looking for a way to play music from my
> Archos through the speakers on my (Windows, unfortunately) PC at work.
> Because of how much power the USB connection uses, I'd rather not
> mount the Archos and play music off of it that way; I'd rather connect
> the analog out from the Archos to the audio in of the PC, and just
> have some app do a "pass-through" of the signal to the speakers. But
> I can't find any app that does that, other than the Windows "Sound
> Recorder" accessory, which also then burns CPU and disk space by
> actually recording the music to disk. Anyone know of a nice
> lightweight Windows app that can do what I want?
No app. Just connect the Archos output with the line-in of the soundcard and adjust
the line-in volume setting in the mixer for a proper volume. Thatīs all.


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