Questions about using headphones with your computer.

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Separate Audio and Video file playback

I want an audio file with a click track to play through my headphones for only me to hear, while a movie file with voice, sound effects, etc. plays through an attached monitor for an audience to hear. ...
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Change audio output of Windows Phone to mono

I recently switched to a Windows Phone, specifically the Microsoft Lumia 640. I am deaf in my left ear and I know that the iPhone has a feature that allows you to set the output of your headphones to ...
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Sound issue wit tactic 3D rage headphone usb port/wire

I bought a new pair of headphones the other day (Tactic 3D rage, USB connected ones) and when i plug them in my computers installs neccesary files (only did ti the first time!), but when i try to run ...
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Issue with laptop headphones sound output

I just used my laptop to connect to a tv via a 3.5mm to RCA cable, then later plugged my headphones into my laptop to watch a video and discovered that I could hear the instrumental parts of tracks, ...
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Can I make TRS out of TRRS cable? [closed]

I have bought a marshall major ii headphones and with them came a cable. Cable has a microphone and button, one side has TRS plug and the other one has TRRS 90 degree plug. Since my phone for some ...
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How can I play some audio through speakers, and some through headset?

Is there a setting so that I can choose to have one program play sound through the speakers, and one program play sound through a headset? This question is related to How do you enable speaker ...
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Routing PC line-in and line-out to USB headphones

I would like to use a single pair of (wireless) headphones at work. Right now I have three(music, Skype, and Cisco). A good pair of USB gaming headphones can solve the first two. What I can't figure ...
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Bluetooth headphones, multipoint, sound distortion during the conversation when listening music

I have Philips SHB8850 headset paired with Android 5.1.1 and computer Windows 10 with Bluetooth driver version Microsoft 10.0.10586.212 (in Bluetooth Settings> Hardware> SHB8850> Properties> Driver). ...
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How do I turn off the sound Windows 10 makes when I plug in headphones?

I usually wear headphones at my computer. Every time I plug them in, however, a deafening sound plays through them. How can I remove this sound? p.s. This is less important, and if you don't know ...
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certain sound stops untill i replug usb headphones

i have steelseries siberia v2 illuminated usb headphones and recently i noticed sound stopping until i replug, and sometimes its only specific sound eg: when i'm playing league of legends and on a ...
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Sound playing through speakers when headphones are plugged in

My computer model is an Acer Aspire Timeline U currently running Windows 7 Enterprise. My headphones are in perfect working order, but recently when I have plugged them into my laptop, the sound ...
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Headphone volume is way too loud in windows 10 even with an external usb sound card

I have a pair of Bose QC2 headphones and the volume is WAY too loud in windows on all jacks: I have tried the following jacks: speaker out on back of motherboard headphone out external USB sound ...
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Headphones/Speakers not detected (Windows 10)

I have just system reset my pc, and I have not previously had this issue. My pc does not detect the speakers that I have plugged into the only jacks on the pc. It simply says that there is nothing ...
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My headphones aren't detected in “Playback Devices”, but still play sound along with the speakers

Muting my sound only mutes the speakers, but changing the volume changes the volume for both. When I want to change the volume it automatically unmutes, playing sound out of the speakers a few seconds ...
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Put a maximum volume limit on windows 8.1 headphones

I have a windows 8.1 laptop. I have headphones that I use all the time, but they are extremely loud. I use them all the time on 1. I cant go past 20 without hurting my ears. Is there any way I can set ...
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Bluetooth headphones backward compatibility

Couple of days back I have bought Skullcandy uproar bluetooth headset. It works well with mobile phone, but when paired with my Windows 10 laptop, it is detected as handsfree. I could see both ...
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Razer USB Headphones Linux Drivers

How to use Razer Headphones USB on Linux? I tried razercfg but I don't know how to use it or if it helps. And btw I've done my research. I know that Razer doesn't support Linux but if there is any 3rd ...
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Headphone jack stops working after suspend / reboot

I had this really annoying problem, where the headphone jack would work fine after a cold start. But after suspending or cold rebooting (restart the computer without completely shutting it down) the ...
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Can I use SONY MDR-ZX770AP as microphone in Skype?

I buy headphones SONY MDR-ZX770AP. From specification: In-line remote and mic for hands-free calls With an in-line remote and built-in microphone on the headphone cord, you can take ...
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My headphones are picking up radio [closed]

I recently got a new computer and as soon as I plugged in my headphones, I heard static coming in from only one side of my headphones. I unplugged my charger but I can still hear the radio, can anyone ...
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Bluetooth headphones echo voice and have no playback with some applications

I have a pair of Sony mdrxb950bt/b headphones. After pairing them to my Windows 10 laptop, I noticed that it would play back sounds that came through my microphone. According to sony forums, you can ...
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Windows 10 Bluetooth cannot find my Sony MDR-XB950BT/B Headphones

The cable that I used to connect my headphones to my laptop broke. I found it unreasonable to pay $55 for a new one, so I decided that trying to figure out how to pair them with my laptop would be ...
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2nd Headphone Jack Isn't Working on my Toshiba Laptop

So, I have a Toshiba Laptop, and it has two headphone jacks. The first one was working fine, but the second one, when I try to play any sound, the sound comes out of the laptop, and not through my ...
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bluetooth headphones - the uncheck the Handsfree Telephony solution didn't work

I just bought the sony mdr-xb950bt and it works amazingly with my iPhone, but when I connect it to my laptop the sound is like an old radio! I searched for solutions but nothing fixed it! The ...
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Audio Technica headphones (ATH-M40x) music quality has differing quality when plugged in to computer jack

When I plug my headphones into my Toshiba Satellite PC audio jack they immediatly have the perfect studio that I've come to expect. But after a few seconds, the quality drops by half, and then half ...
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How to pad all audio in Windows 10?

I am using Windows 10. When using headphones I have to keep the volume at 2-3% to prevent my ears from being blown out. I would like more control than this, however. Is it possible to pad all sounds ...
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Macbook headphones disabled after inactivity in Windows 10

Setup: Macbook Pro retina 2015 (force touch) Windows 10 installed through Boot Camp 6 Cirrus Logic CS4208 (AB123) sound card, driver correctly installed When I plug in my headphones, they are ...
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Cannot switch between speaker and headphones

My laptop has just been acting up and I am not sure what caused it. It used to be a normal laptop for the longest time but lately it is showing some weird signs: When laptop restarts, if headphones ...
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Headphone doesn't work with Windows 7

I'm a bit confused, because it was working, I restarted the system and "puft!", doesn't work anymore. It works fine under Linux though. The speakers do work and the Realtek audio manager detects that ...
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Damaging headphones jack in phones

Could they have been damaged by plugging the headphones midway by mistake once or is that harmless unless you do it all the time? Thanks in advance.
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Extra long bluetooth headphones

I want to pair a set of headphones to my Windows 10 PC, however want to share them with my partner, are there a extra long set you can get? If I get 2 separate ones will they both still pair with one ...
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Dell Wireless 375 Bluetooth Drivers for Latitude E6510. Win 7 x64

I need working drivers for Dell Wireless 375 Bluetooth Drivers for Latitude E6510 on Win 7 x64, so I can connect my bluetooth headphones. On Windows 8 and 10 when I do fresh installation stock ...
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What can I do so the headphone volume is not so loud when I plug it?

I have Logitech H340 headphones with a USB-connector. When I plug-in the USB-connector, the headphone volume is too loud, even if I set the volume of my Windows 10 PC to one percent (less is ...
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Looking for a replacement audio jack

I am trying to repair a PC audio jack, however I am not able to find a replacement which is the same as the original. This is the PC board that I am reparing. I am reparing the headphone port. On ...
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Toshiba Satellite Laptop producing sound from the left side of my headphones (balance is all fine)

I own a new Toshiba Satellite laptop. I haven't dropped it or poured anything on it. As far as I have researched, I have attempted all the logical paths to resolve my headphone issue. Sound ...
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Sound not playing through speakers

I need help with an audio issue. I have tried everything I could think of and more - including suggestion I could get from the various threads. Problem is that, on my windows 7 sony vaio, the sound ...
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Using TRRS headset as a microphone through Mic In?

Say I have a pair of headphones (headphones only, TRS) and a headset (sound and mic, TRRS). Can I plug the headset into the Mic In 3.5mm port and use it as a microphone, while using the other pair ...
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Audio is vague when earphones plugged in

On my PC (Windows 10), when my earphones are plugged in, the sounds are kind of fuzzy. It's hard to explain the phenomenon in words, so I'll describe a little experiment that illustrates the issue. ...
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Headphones play very low music, voices are just whispers

My headphones are Sony MDR-G45. I was listening to music on my speakers but the sound isn't as good as it is on headphones so I switched to my Sony's. Now everything is very low. It plays music but ...
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Headphones does not work in windows 10

In Windows 10 x64 my headphones do not work but in other operating systems they do. Speakers work before and after Realtek installing but headphones don't. There is even no headphones device in ...
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Headphones picking up output sound

I'm having trouble with my headphones picking up output sound. I'm using an analog headphones with the green and pink 3.5mm jack I also have a speaker plugged in. First of all Stereo Mix is already ...
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No sound in headphones (Windows 10)

I recently upgraded my Asus P500CA laptop from Windows 7 to Windows 10. The upgrade process went fine, however, no sound is coming through my headphones even though there is sound coming out from the ...
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x12 turtle beach hurts, any advice? [closed]

After around 25 min it start hurts my jaws, if I use it more than that it really hurts which makes them unusable. I'm trying to soften the padding and the bridge. Any tip / suggestion how to fix / ...
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headset not connecting via Bluetooth on Windows 8.1

I have this headset : http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00HWT8I24 And I have this Bluetooth adapter on my PC: http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00HF8K0O6 I'm trying to connect the headset to my ...
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Headphone Not Working Well

I was playing a game and a song, suddenly the sound disappeared. I replugged the headset, green and orange wire of Microphone and speaker and it worked. After few minutes this happened again. Now its ...
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Simultaneous use of A2DP and HFP bluetooth profiles

Is there any general support for this in any OS? I'm trying to use my Sennheiser URBANITE XL Wireless headphones to play a game on Windows 10 and talk on Teamspeak simultaneously. I can't figure out ...
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Sound stops working in headphones every 2 minutes

I have a very weird problem. I have my headphones plugged into the jack in the front of my computer. The sound works fine when I first plug them in, then after a couple of minutes, the sound stops ...
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Sound issue, microphone

I just got a MSI motherboard and when I installed the drivers, the sound went down the toilet. I have fixed my audio, but not my microphone. I use headphones with USB and 3, 5mm jack's behind the ...
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Sony Bluetooth headphones are Paired and Connected, but there is no sound

Ref: Sony sony MDR-ZX770BN-Headphones On my Computer (windows 8.1 Pro 64 bit, Under Manage Bluetooth Devices it shows that the MDR-ZX770BN headphones are Paired and Connected, but there is no sound. ...
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DELL XPS13 Sound Output Popup

My Dell XPS 13 won't play through my headphones, just the speakers. Before, when I inserted the headphones, a popup would appear asking me where I wanted the sound to go through. Stupidly I disabled ...