Microsoft DirectX 9.0


The Balance property sets or retrieves the audio balance.


objAudio.Balance As Long


This property takes no parameters.

Return Values

Returns a value from –10,000 to 10,000. Intermediate values are also valid.

Value Description
–10,000 Only the left speaker is receiving an audio signal.
0 Both speakers are receiving equivalent audio signals.
10,000 Only the right speaker is receiving an audio signal.


This property is read/write.

If you set this property to values outside the specified range, the IBasicAudio object raises run-time error 5. If the filter graph does not contain an audio stream, the object raises run-time error 445.

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