Noise, crackling or interrupted sound are heard when playing music from a computer.
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The proper driver (Sony Amplifier Driver) may not be installed on the computer, and USB Audio 2.0 Drivers for Microsoft Office may have been used instead.
For proper operation, be sure to install the driver for the USB port (Sony Amplifier Driver).
You can download and install the latest version of the Sony Amplifier Driver by installing our Hi-Res Audio Player.