New To Mac-Forums?

Welcome to our community! Join the discussion today by registering your FREE account. If you have any problems with the registration process, please contact us!

Get your questions answered by community gurus Advice and insight from world-class Apple enthusiasts Exclusive access to members-only contests, giveaways and deals

Join today!

 
Start a Discussion
 

Mac-Forums Brief

Subscribe to Mac-Forums Brief to receive special offers from Mac-Forums partners and sponsors

Join the conversation RSS
Music, Audio, and Podcasting Do you use your Mac to create music? This is the place for discussions on creating and editing music on the Mac!

Built-in Input Too Quiet?


Post Reply New Thread Subscribe

 
Thread Tools
lennyp75

 
Member Since: Sep 03, 2009
Posts: 3
lennyp75 is on a distinguished road

lennyp75 is offline
Hi everyone,

I just recently purchased a new MBP, and occasionally I like to record acoustic guitar via cable to the laptops built-in input. For some reason whenever I record the input is very low and hardly audible unless I crank up the dial on my mic settings on the guitar itself, which doesn't produce a clear sound. This happens in both Logic and GarageBand, and I've made sure that the Line-In input volume was set to max.

Before I got the new macbook pro I had the 1st Gen which recorded fine, does anybody know why the new ones do this?

Thanks
QUOTE Thanks
frankmezz

 
Member Since: Jan 28, 2007
Location: Tampa
Posts: 145
frankmezz is on a distinguished road
Mac Specs: iMac 21 inch

frankmezz is offline
Have you adjusted the input volume found in System Preferences - Sound - input?
Attached Images
File Type: png Picture 5.png (45.0 KB, 4 views)
QUOTE Thanks
lennyp75

 
Member Since: Sep 03, 2009
Posts: 3
lennyp75 is on a distinguished road

lennyp75 is offline
Yes I have, it's at full blast but still doesn't sound anywhere nearly as loud as it did on my last macbook pro... odd.
QUOTE Thanks

Post Reply New Thread Subscribe


« Applications for backing tracks | DJ - having problems. »
Thread Tools

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts
BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off
Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread
Thread Starter
Forum
Replies
Last Post
Traditional Chinese input method Ranmaru OS X - Operating System 2 04-27-2009 04:48 AM
Input field, placeholder and password type issue ajlow Web Design and Hosting 0 04-15-2009 12:37 AM
Burning smell from audio input issues buurrr Apple Notebooks 0 03-18-2009 06:33 PM
trying to read general input... could someone help me patitomr OS X - Development and Darwin 0 07-14-2006 10:50 PM
Always Losing Input Menu Preferences fumomo OS X - Operating System 3 05-13-2004 07:32 AM

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 06:19 AM.

Powered by vBulletin
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
X

Welcome to Mac-Forums.com

Create your username to jump into the discussion!

New members like you have made this community the ultimate source for your Mac since 2003!


(4 digit year)

Already a member?