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  1. HowTo: Disabling the "Overlay" in Mumble

    This question comes up enough that I thought I'd just write a blog about it.

    Step 1: Log out of WoW (or whatever game you are in that you see the overlay in and want it gone from).
    Step 2: In Mumble, open the 'Configure > Settings' menu.
    Step 3: Click on the 'Overlay' submenu.
    Step 4: Un-check the box next to 'Enable Overlay'.
    Step 5: Click 'OK'.

    You're done.

    Alternatively, you might actually like the overlay if it was configured ...
  2. Setting up Mumble

    1. Download and install the Mumble client software.
    2. Upon first run, you will be prompted to run the Audio Tuning Wizard -- I highly recommend you do this as it sets your input levels so you broadcast at about the same volume as others. Tuning wizard steps follow:
      1. Select the proper input/output devices (ie, your headset/microphone or whatever).
      2. Device
  3. Blogs? I Guess..

    Someone requested that I enable the Blog system, so here it is.

    I'm not much into sharing what's going on in my mind at any specific moment; but I'm more than happy to read what's going on in YOUR mind if you want to share that. We're currently finishing up the migration of the Hoss webserver to a new server (we didn't upgrade or anything, just chose to consolidate several Linode servers into a single server to cut back on costs). So while I write this, you can't read or respond because ...