Questions about using headphones with your computer.

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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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Let headphone plays more quietly

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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Headphones configuration

I have got 2 PC with MS Windows 7 Pro. Ther first one shows the Headphone Icon and the second does not. But both of them have headphones inputs and everything works fine. What I need is to configure ...
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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 ...
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Windows makes white noise on headphone jack after startup until first system sound occurs

I have continous white noice on the headphone jack after Windows starts. It goes away after a quite loud bang in my headphones when the first system sound plays, for example when you connect a mouse ...
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My laptop only plays through certain audio devices [duplicate]

When anything is plugged into the 3.5mm jack my speakers automatically disable (which is what I want) however: When plugged into my laptop my headset (cm storm 400 ceres) works. When plugged into my ...
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My headset works, but my earphones do not [duplicate]

When plugged into my laptop my headset (cm storm 400 ceres) works. When plugged into my laptop my earphones (apple earpods) do not work. When plugged into my iPod my earphones (the same earpods) do ...
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Is there a way to pair my PC with 2 bluetooth headphones?

Is there a way to pair my PC with 2 bluetooth headphones? Can anyone list the type of usb bluetooth dongle I would need and type of headphones to do this? Ideally I just want to have one bluetooth ...
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Turtle Beach Headphones audible feedback

I have a set of Turtle Beach Earforce X12 headphones and I am getting audible static like noise from them. I have tried moving the USB connector to a separate machine, and I have altered the volume ...
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Windows 8 Audio not playing properly through headphones

Very recently, my headphones have stopped playing audio properly in windows 8 (The issue is not due to the headphones as they work properly with other devices, nor should it be the sound card since ...
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Headset microphone's quality is poor only for one computer

Whenever I plug my headset into my computer its microphone quality gets bad. However when I try the headset on other computers/iPads it works fine. The headset is a Turtle Beach Z11 Earforce. My ...
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Headphones not recognized Windows 10

I just upgraded to windows 10 from windows 8.1 and now my headphones are not working. I have an alienware m14x with three jacks (mic / headset / headphones) and have tried all of them. The built in ...
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Troubleshooting Bluetooth device did not accept stereo audio connection

I just bought Skullcandy "Hesh 2 Wireless" Bluetooth enabled headphones. I connected them to my Windows computer by adding a bluetooth device and everything worked well. After disconnecting and ...
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Is it possible to use two pairs of headphones on the same PC (cable and bluetooth)

does any body know if it is possible to use two pairs of headphones on the same PC? One connected via cable and the second via bluetooth.
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I would like to have all the sound go through my left headphone

I would like for all the sound to be channeled through just my left headphone. The reason for this is a little odd, but I am completely deaf in just my right ear. It is incredibly annoying to hear ...
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Swap Left-Right channel for USB headset

I have a usb headset and I need to switch left and right channels. The usb headset (hp h8000) does not have a software (it has drivers but nothing I can set options for). Is there any way? This is ...
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White noise from speakers (and plugged in headphones)

My Logitech Z-2300 speakers have white noise. I have to crank up the volume to 70%+ to hear it, and I never need it above 40%+. So the speakers in are fine as is. The problem is when I connect my AKG ...
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Can I hear myself through noise-cancelling headphones without cranking up the volume all the way?

I'm using the Bose QuietComfort 15 headphones with the built in microphone and I'm plugging it into a laptop that has a jack that supports the mic & speaker at the same time. By default, I can't ...
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How do I access headphones mode using Realtek drivers without the device popup?

My laptop's realtek audio was able to simulate a speaker set with my headphones. By this I mean that it knew that in a real surround speaker set, both ears would actually hear a sound playing from ...
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Windows: Toggle front or back audio jack using software?

I have a Lenovo desktop PC running Windows 8.1. I have two speakers plugged into the audio jack in the back and a pair of headphones plugged into the audio jack on the front panel. Is there a way to ...
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Bizarre behavior of headphones minijack

I was listening to music, sitting very still, when my headphones suddenly stopped playing on the right channel. I thought to myself: "no, not again" and searched the web for possible software ...
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In which port do I plugin my Microlab k380 headphone to be able to both talk and listen to?

I've bought a Microlab k380 headphone recently. But I am not been able to use it for talking over Skype. I don't know which port should I plugin my headphone to be able to talk. Any help would be ...
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Switch audio between headphone and speaker

I have one audio output in my pc, I have attached an audio splitter and attached my headphone and speaker ports to that. now when I play audio both of my headphone and speaker play the audio. because ...
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I Can only hear out of the left side of my razer kraken pro neon

I can only hear out of the left ear and I tried my headset on another computer works fine and then I try another pair of headphones on my computer works fine. PLZPLZPLZ HELP
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Headphones detected by Windows when plugged in but doesn't detect the unplugged event

I replaced the front panel PCB on my desktop computer when I pulled on the headphone jack and broke it. I got a new one (warranty replacement from the OEM) and installed it. I double-checked that ...
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Change headphone output to mono in Windows 8 [duplicate]

So one of the earbuds in my headphones recently broke so I can only hear audio from the right. I was checking around to see if there was a way to output mono audio to the headphones so I can hear both ...