ProductEDGE NQHow do I connect to PC with USB audio?

How do I connect to PC with USB audio?

The USB Audio Input on your player is designed for use with PC. When connected, you will be able to playback music to the network player directly from the computer’s apps, software or media players.

How-to guide

1. Connect your EDGE NQ to your PC

Using a USB audio cable (Type A to Type B), connect the USB Audio In on your EDGE NQ to a USB port on the PC.

2. Select the USB Audio source

If using the front panel source selector of your EDGE NQ, switch to USB Audio.

If using the StreamMagic app, go to the Home tab, then select USB Audio within the Sources section.

3. Navigate to the CA Control Panel which should now be installed in your Windows taskbar

This will show any connected Cambridge Audio USB Audio device and current sample rate.
ca control panel

4. On your PC, navigate to Settings > System > Sound

Select the Edge NQ as your output device from the drop-down menu. This will appear as 'CA Edge Range’.

5. Within this same window under Related Settings on the right-hand side, select Sound Control Panel

6. On the Playback tab, ensure that CA Edge Range is the default output device, then select Properties

sound settings

7. Within Speaker Properties, navigate to the Advanced tab. Select the desired bit depth and sample rate preference

Once selected, select Apply, then OK.
speaker properties

8. Your PC’s output will now playback via the Edge NQ