Old 16th December 2005, 22:36   #1
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Winamp NOT playing in 5.1!!!

i have my surround sound speakers set up and the demo that came with the winamp player worked , so i heard the surround sound working but when i play my mp3s, the surround sound goes off and only my left and right speakers work. is there a 5.1 plugin thing i can download because ive been looking for one. PLEASE HELP. thanks.
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Old 16th December 2005, 22:53   #2
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MP3 is a stereo format. It's suppost to only play in 2 channels. You can get the other speakers to copy the other channels, but it won't be true 5.1.

Do to DirectSound Output Tips: http://forums.winamp.com/showthread.php?threadid=166479
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Old 16th December 2005, 23:58   #3
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Also, from the Common Issues section of the Troubleshooters sticky...
Multi-speaker output / surround sound support

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