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By phreakshew
Jan 12, 2004
  1. ok - this is probably really basic 4 most of u BUT- I'm wondering what the blue jack is for on the back of my soundcard-- the pink one is for my mic, the green is for my speakers, and the blue one is for ??? I believe I have an Avance AC97 -? at least that what it says when I go to control panel/sounds & audio devices -- thanx peepole-:grinthumb -sorry so dumb
     
  2. Scol

    Scol TS Rookie Posts: 88

    Probably a "line in" or a "line out"... that's usually typical.
     
  3. phreakshew

    phreakshew TS Rookie Topic Starter

    is it safe to plug / unplug things into those jacks while the computer is running?
     
  4. phreakshew

    phreakshew TS Rookie Topic Starter

    u were right -- its the line in! yay! -- now im just wondering if its safe to plug / unplug stuff while the comp iz running or do i haveta turn it off 1st? I wanna transfer some of my cassette tape collection to cd's -- i've got the cord, the burner, and WINAMP - ready to rock n roll!
     
  5. LNCPapa

    LNCPapa TS Special Forces Posts: 4,210   +424

    It's safe to plug/unplug those while the machine is running. :)
     
  6. phreakshew

    phreakshew TS Rookie Topic Starter

    kewlness --thanx 4 the info!
     
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