Tag Archives: spdif

Troubleshooting Zotac ITX audio dropouts.

Some time ago I put together an ITX system using a Zotac GF9300-G-E.  It was the final piece to my bedroom project, except there has been one glaring issue since I got everything finished…I haven’t gotten the chance to use it!  My youngest son slept with us and he goes to bed early.  He’s not more »

Audio tips with ffdshow and AC3Filter.

For the longest time, I’ve encoded most of my movies with AAC audio since I can go pretty low on the bitrate while still keeping all the original channels plus excellent audio quality compared to the source.  Recently, I stopped encoding AC3 (although, depending on the length of the movie, I will encode DTS on more »