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Subject: Re: unique, automatically loaded EQ for each song
From: Glenn Ervin at home (
Date: 2003-10-01

I might be mis-understanding what the auto volume function is.
I thought the 2 second setting was how long it takes to react to a loud
----- Original Message -----
From: "Chris Holt" <>
To: <>
Sent: Tuesday, September 30, 2003 6:42 PM
Subject: Re: unique, automatically loaded EQ for each song

Sorry, that was a snide remark referring to the volume up and down
controls, not the Auto Volume function.

Yes, the Auto Volume threshold is settable. It is under sound settings.

I have found it useful for audiobooks that were recorded with way too
little gain. You bump the threshold up to something longer than the
longest pause and everything is good.


On Tue, 30 Sep 2003 13:09:15 -0700, David McIntyre wrote:
> Archos volume control is really bad. It has a 2 second threshhold
> (perhaps settable), so if you hit a quiet area of playback, it comes
> back blaring then settles down to what seems too quiet. It's much
> better to normalize the levels of a whole album at once.
> On Tue, Sep 30, 2003 at 02:56:56PM -0400, Chris Holt wrote:
>> Well, the Archos does have a volume control.

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