Re: Problem!!!

Dan Schibi (qlbbs@qlbbs.com)
Fri, 23 Feb 1996 13:47:14 -0500


Sgt Daniel W. Erskine wrote:
>
> Loh Ting Yuen wrote:
> > I tried to connect to the NASA TV, I do see the screen but without sound, I
> > am using the OEM soundblaster 16bit.
>
> Greetings:
> The problem is not in your sound card. It's in your method of connecting
> into the internet! If you have a modem that is less than 28.8 baud, chances
> are you will not get sound (assuming you can connect at the *higher* speeds)!
> As expected, a direct internet connection *should* be able to produce sound.
> The only other alternative is that (maybe) NASA TV doesn't send audio! Can
> anybody in the "CU-SeeMe Consortium" shed light on this???
>
> Hope this helps...
> NASA TV does send audio, but it has been good at one time and then very
choppy at others. I connect mostly at 24000 or 26400.
I have also found that if you close the Participants window the whole
program runs smoother. I'm also using WIN95 here with Quickcam.