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<sidebar>Main_Page</sidebar> Instructions for using the sound volume meter.

  1. If you’re measuring headphone volume, make sure the hockey puck is on tightly.
  2. Slide the range knob to 80.
  3. Make sure the weighing mode is A. If it is C, press “weighting” to make it A
  4. Make sure Response is set to Slow
  5. Press “Max” until Max is shown in the display window.
  6. Hold the meter tightly against the headphone and play “soundTest.wav” on the desktop.
  7. The meter should read 74 db +/- 2db. If it doesn’t, adjust the volume until the reading is right.
  8. Turn the meter off by sliding the knob to “OFF”