Rockbox mail archiveSubject: Re: Using the wheel to change volume while playing music on the Ipod?
Re: Using the wheel to change volume while playing music on the Ipod?
From: Paul Louden <paulthenerd_at_gmail.com>
Date: Fri, 12 May 2006 05:31:02 -0500
If your FM system picks up audio from the Line Out instead of the headphone
jack it should be expected that the iPod's wheel does not change the volume.
As with the retail firmware, it was decided that that the volume should not
change the Line Out. Most other hardware also keep the line out at a fixed
On 5/12/06, Aman Singer <aman_at_asinger.net> wrote:
> Hi, Paul and all.
> I find that, because I'm using an FM system with the Ipod, the
> volume control via the wheel in WPS didn't seem to be working. In fact,
> volume control, through use of the wheel while playing, works perfectly on
> the Ipod. It might be an idea to add this to the Ipod Faq's list of
> controls, though.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: rockbox-bounces_at_cool.haxx.se [mailto:rockbox-bounces_at_cool.haxx.se]
> Behalf Of Paul Louden
> Sent: Sunday, May 07, 2006 9:22 PM
> To: Rockbox
> Subject: Re: Using the wheel to change volume while playing music on the
> The wheel does change the volume while in WPS. Are you absolutely sure
> not working for yours?
> On 5/7/06, Aman Singer < aman_at_asinger.net <mailto:aman_at_asinger.net> >
> Hi, all.
> I have yet to find a way to change volume when I'm playing
> music on
> the Ipod without using the menus. While it is certainly possible
> use the
> menu, it would be nice to be able to just use the wheel itself to
> volume, since I don't see that it has any function in the WPS. The
> Ipod FAQ
> doesn't mention any use for the wheel or any way to change volume
> while in
> the WPS. Does anyone want to implement this, or am I missing
Received on 2006-05-12