#StackBounty: #usb #sound #microphone Have to reconnect microphone every time I reboot

Bounty: 100

Using a Blue Yeti USB microphone, connected to a Dell dock, connected to a laptop on Ubuntu 20.04.1 LTS.

The external mic is set as the default through a startup script (pactl set-default-source alsa_input.usb-Generic_Blue_Microphones_LT_2007170933195F390975_111000-00.analog-stereo), and it is correctly identified whenever I reboot.

The problem is that even though the mic is listed there and selected, it does not actually receive any input unless I disconnect and reconnect the usb/power cable in the microphone.

Any ideas on what could be causing this?

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