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HP Pavillion dv9574ea notebook - headphone jack doesn't work

Q: HP Pavillion dv9574ea notebook - headphone jack doesn't work

Hi

Several weeks ago I bought the new HP Pavillion dv9574ea notebook and the HEADPHONE SOCKETS do not work - there are two. Only the speakers work. Even when I put a working set of headphones which are the right size, I cannot hear anything through the hearphones. The normal loud speakers however keep working, although they should switch off when the headphones are plugged in.

Please see the screenshot of the drivers active (in system 32 folder) and other details about the headphone socket.

Thank you for any help.

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/hp-pavillion-dv9574ea-notebook-headphone-jack-doesnt-work.628399/
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A:Solved: No Sound from HP Pavilion dv2000 Notebook but Headphone Jack Work

Could be a sticky headphone jack, try plugging in and removing the headphones a couple of times rapidly.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/solved-no-sound-from-hp-pavilion-dv2000-notebook-but-headphone-jack-work.690705/
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A:headphone jack not working... but speaker-jack work

Do you know if the front panel audio jack is plugged into the motherboard?
 

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A:Toshiba Portege R705-P35 Notebook Headphone Jack Problems

You might not be able to have a better jack installed onto the motherboard, because they are engineered to such tight tolerances, and the existing jack is usually a fairly thin part made of plastic.

One option would be to have a shop solder jumpers to the board, and bring a better jack to the outside of the laptop. The jumpers would have to be secured to the shell in such a way as to prevent pulling on the mainboard.

There is another option. You could purchase a set of speakers which have a headset convenience jack, leave those speakers plugged in to the laptop, and plug the headphones into the speaker.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/toshiba-portege-r705-p35-notebook-headphone-jack-problems.971476/
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A:Can't Get Headphone Jack to Work

  
Quote: Originally Posted by mfarzin


I see that a lot of people have had this problem, and I have been trying to fix it but I am out of ideas. I have a Compaq Presario V3000 and ever since I installed Windows 7 Pro 32-bit, the headphone jack doesn't work. No entry for Headphones shows up in my Playback devices. I am pretty sure it is that my current driver is not compatible with Win7, but is there any other driver that I would be able to use in order to get this to work? The laptop speakers work, however they do not mute. Please let me know if you can help or if you need more info about my hardware. Thanks.


Check HPs website and make sure you have the latest sound drivers and chipset drivers...

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A:Headphone jack won't work on dvd burner

What versions of windows are you running?
 

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A:Please Help. Speakers and headphone jack won't work.

Try reinstalling the audio drivers.
 

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A:Headphone Jack Does Not Work Correctly

Hello and welcome to the forum.

When you bought the computer was the software already installed on the computer or did you install the software.

If you bought it with the software preloaded did you buy a set of recovery disk's also, if not you will need to get the recovery disk's or you can make a set if you have another computer to go to like maybe a friend. Here is a great tutorial...

Create a Recovery Disc

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A:Headphone and Microphone Jack won't Work Together

Turn off the insertion detection on realtek. Top-right corner somewhere, from memory.
 

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A:X1 Carbon combo headphone/mic jack does not work

Hi Dave0888,
 
Welcome to Lenovo Community!
 
As per your query we understood that you are facing the issue with Audio port on ThinkPad X1 Carbon.
 
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Also please download ThinkVantage System Update utility and install it, and after installing it please run the application so that it will check for the latest drivers and automatically install it.
 
After installing all the application please restart the system and check it once.
 
Below is the link to enter the downloads page and download latest application accordingly, please click on "Select Product" then in "QUICK PATH" enter the MTM no. select the exact model.
 
http://support.lenovo.com/en_US/downloads/default.page#
 
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A:Speakers only work plugged into headphone jack

Will the headphones work when plugged into the back panel (green jack)?
 

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A:Front input headphone jack does not work

Do you have any other headphone to try at the front jack?

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i just ran a command prompt system scan as an administrator and got the following message:
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I got a headphone plug stuck into my jack and i got it out but my internal speakers still will not work. and i dont know what to do



It's quite possible sufficient damage was done, either by the plug getting stuck or the work in removing it, that the contacts inside the jack have been forced into cutting the speakers circuits off as happens when plugging into it. From the number of Notebooks I've had to junk and take apart first I'd say the only real solution is a new motherboard or a new Notebook. If it were a Desktop one can disable the onboard audio system and get an Add-in Sound card. Or maybe try the USB type speakers.

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A:toshiba Broken headphone jack speakers wont work

Originally Posted by ThatboiiVic


I got a headphone plug stuck into my jack and i got it out but my internal speakers still will not work. and i dont know what to do



It's quite possible sufficient damage was done, either by the plug getting stuck or the work in removing it, that the contacts inside the jack have been forced into cutting the speakers circuits off as happens when plugging into it. From the number of Notebooks I've had to junk and take apart first I'd say the only real solution is a new motherboard or a new Notebook. If it were a Desktop one can disable the onboard audio system and get an Add-in Sound card. Or maybe try the USB type speakers.

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en.community.dell.com/.../20650645
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A:Unacceptable headphone jack sound quality - no headphone icon

Well, I just went to Realtek's official website and installed their audio driver - still no luck.
 

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A:Messed up headphone audio; want to check headphone jack

First, the "My System Specs" is where you fill in what you have.

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Hi @chadhogan121 Welcome to the HP Support Community! I saw your post regarding the problems with sound only coming out on one side of the headphones. I will be happy to help you with that. Have you tried a different set of headphones to see if the same thing happens? This HP document No Sound from Speaker will show you how to use the built-in Windows troubleshooter. Give that a try.

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Hi!
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But unfortunately I cant hear/record anything, whatever I select. When I go to Control panel/Sounds/Recording i have two devices, Microphone and Stereo mix, both cheked green. The internal mic works fine but the Stereo mix (or Line in if I choose it from the Dell Audio dialog box) doesn't. Can anyonehelp me with this issue? Thanks in advance!

A:Mic jack doesn't work XPS 702

TomoTomWhen I go to Control panel/Sounds/Recording i have two devices, Microphone and Stereo mix, both cheked green.
Hello. Unplug the mic from the jack and go into Recording again. Right click on Stereo Mix and click disable. Then plug in mic again and see if it works.
I don't know if it matters on laptops like yours that have Realtek hardware, but I used to have a laptop with Sigmatel audio and the mic and Stereo Mix could not both work at the same time.
TomoTomI cant hear
Even if the mic works you won't hear it until you change its properties on the "Listen" to allow monitoring.

http://en.community.dell.com/support-forums/laptop/f/3517/t/19982481
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A:Substituting the headphone jack with the microphone jack

No, afraid not. Each jack has it's own circuitry which provides for the needed resistance and other parameters. What you could do, if you got to the mobo itself, is to physically replace the jack but that's a major pain on a laptop.

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Depends on the sound card you got. Realtek HD Audio Manager has a Device Advanced Settings option at top right, You can un-tick "Mute rear output ..." and see if it works.

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A:Front Panel Mic jack doesn't work

Check the connector from the Front Panel to he motherboard (with the PC powered off, reseat (unplug then plug back in) the connector. There could also be a problem with the front panel headphone jack.

Since this is apparently a custom built system, check the connection from the front panel. Many cases have both a HD Audio and an AC97 audio connector. If you have an HD Audio connector, that is the preferred connector.

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It has little to do with the audio cable or the ide cable. Try it with different headphones, adjust the volume control, and use the play button on the front of the cd-drive not a software player like winamp. Some software players will play the cd with digital playback and therefore you won't get any sound out of the front jack.
 

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A:Put headphones in the wrong jack and now the on/off button doesn't work and...

Try following

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Ozmaia
 

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Try refreshing the audio. Go to the device manager, RIGHT click on the entry for the RealTek HD audio, then LEFT click "Uninstall". DO NOT uninstall the drivers. Restart the PC and when Windows starts it will detect and reinstall the audio. This fixes any Windows/Audio corruption and many other problems. If you are lucky it will take care of your problem.

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A:Subwoofer jack doesn't work after Windows 10 Upgrade

Hi Hector75, Sounds like a driver......or Beats Audio issue.Have you tried using HP Support Assistant to scan for updated software and drivers?

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A:Far-Right side of notebook keyboard doesn't work

Well, there are a lot of possibilities here. I would do the following:

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Check the hard drive with the manufacturer's diagnostic tools.
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A:Headphone mic didn't work - now it does, but headphone speakers don't

That colorless port might be for input devices, that does not include headphones. I had the same problem with my audigy 2 zs, had to plug my headset into a speaker port, its really the only way to get them to work, unless you have front panel ports for headphones.
 

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Hi and Welcome to TSF!

Have you tried to pull it out carefully?

Right click on speaker icon in task bar > Playback device s>right click on Headphones > click disable.

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A:Headphone Jack

With the plug superglued into the jack, now the only way to fix the issue is with a replacement system board for the laptop. I don't know that USB or Bluetooth headphones would provide sound.
 

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A:Headphone Jack??

If the HP works on other devices ..then its Ok....
So must be your pc .......
Go to device manager ... uninstall the sound card driver ... REBOOT IMMEDIATELY..."Let your pc install the original driver back"...
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A:I broke my headphone jack

I don't think it is possible to turn off the jack. That bit of metal is telling the computer to turn off the internal speakers. The computer still thinks that the headphones are connected. See if you can remove that bit of metal...
 

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A:No sound from headphone jack

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A:Y50 Headphone Jack Not Working

hi Niphoros,
 
Welcome to the Lenovo Forums.
 
Just to verify, do you get a pop-up notification whenever you plugged-in a headphone / earphone?
- Link to picture
 
If yes then your issue is most likely similar to this article.As per these specs, the Y50 uses an audio combo jack (headphone and mic). Although this port supports various mobile headphones, you may need to get a PC Headset to 3.5mm Smartphone Adapter if you're using a traditional headset with a separate.audio and mic connector.
 
 
Regards

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A:Headphone jack not working!

If you are inserting the headphones once film has started, chances are the film has already picked up the sound device as speaker and wants to use that. changing in the middle of something often results in no sound, for me at least. try plugging phones in before you turn the computer on, and leave them in. hopefully that should cure it. Please note the word hopefully...
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/headphone-jack-not-working.993562/
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I SOLVED this in my reply below Hi everyone I have updated my Compaq Presario V CA to Windows Home Premium and only since then I have not been able to use my headphone jack for audio I have read many threads on this issue in this forum and elsewhere on the Internet tried several of the solutions offered but to no avail As with many others I do get sound through the laptop speakers When I plug in my perfectly working pair of headphones the sound on the speakers does not turn off and of course I am not getting anything in my headphones Here is what I see when I go to the Control Panel Sound In Playback I get Speakers - High Definition Audio Device - Default Device Clicking on its Properties I Headphone W7 issue jack in ?!? see the High Definition Audio Device driver is from Microsoft I have tried to disable uninstal update this driver but to no avail I have also tried to replace it with other drivers recommended in different forums including from the Compaq website but that also did not work Back in the Playback window I see the Digital Audio S PDIF icon with Ready state There is no Headphones icon even when I right click and Show Disabled Devices In the Recording pane the Line in icon shows a status of Not Plugged in with a red arrow pointing downwards Any help will be greatly appreciated Thanks Mike Complete laptop specs here Product Specifications Compaq Presario V Headphone jack issue in W7 ?!? CA Notebook PC - HP Customer Care Canada - English

A:Headphone jack issue in W7 ?!?

SOLVED!!!!!!!

I uninstalled the W7 audio drivers. I tried again to download the audio driver from Compaq (Select software and drivers Compaq Presario V3000 CTO Notebook PC - HP Customer Care (United States - English)) but this time while I reinstalled that driver, I noticed that W7 was reinstalling its own drivers b/f the Compaq driver could be installed. So when the Compaq driver installation paused to ask me a question, I went back in Control Panel/Sound to again uninstall the W7 audio driver. I went back to the Compaq driver installation, let it finished and my headphones are now working!!!!!

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I have a new samsung PX2370 hooked up to my mac mini or ps3 by HDMI.

I also use the monitors built in headphone jack. It works excellent... as long as the brightness is set to full.

When I turn down the brightness on my monitor, I get buzzing through my headphones. As the brightness gets lower,

it seems like the buzzing changes frequency. I don't have any visual interference, just audio, and it isn't detectable

when the brightness is set to 100%.

Any thoughts?
 

A:Headphone Jack Interference

Before someone says just use your monitor at full brightness, I should add that I get a mild headache if I use it for more than an

hour on full. Also, I should be able to return it if it isn't fixable by the way.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/headphone-jack-interference.939728/
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Tech Support Guy System Info Utility version 1.0.0.2
OS Version: Microsoft® Windows Vista™ Home Premium, Service Pack 2, 64 bit
Processor: Intel(R) Pentium(R) Dual CPU E2200 @ 2.20GHz, Intel64 Family 6 Model 15 Stepping 13
Processor Count: 2
RAM: 4084 Mb
Graphics Card: Intel(R) G33/G31 Express Chipset Family, 320 Mb
Hard Drives: C: Total - 295204 MB, Free - 216500 MB; D: Total - 9999 MB, Free - 2782 MB;
Motherboard: Dell Inc., 0RY007
Ant
ivirus: Norton 360, Updated and Enabled
Noticed my head phones jack is not working. Would this have anything to do with a (clean install) I did. I can listen to music fine out of my speakers, will not switch to headphones when I plug them in. Any Ideas Thanks!
 

A:Solved: headphone jack

Are inserting the jack into the right port?
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/solved-headphone-jack.1090549/
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So today when I go to plug in my headphones into my laptop, the video I was trying to watch today still is playing through the main speakers. I tried multiple pairs of headphones and it still didn't work. The volume coming from the speakers doesn't even shut off, it just keeps playing even though I have headphones plugged in. Any suggestions?

A:Headphone jack Not working!!!

Originally Posted by shortmantuff


So today when I go to plug in my headphones into my laptop, the video I was trying to watch today still is playing through the main speakers. I tried multiple pairs of headphones and it still didn't work. The volume coming from the speakers doesn't even shut off, it just keeps playing even though I have headphones plugged in. Any suggestions?



It is recommended to fill out your system specs. I have no idea what your system is or what audio driver/manager you are using.

If you have a realtek HD audio card- Install the audio manager, and set it to allow setting to pop up when jacks are used. That way you can tell it if you inserting headphones,mic, etc, and it will mute the external speakers and use the headphones-otherwise it plays out the speakers (this is common if you have a realtek card, and use the default Microsoft hd sound driver/software codecs. You may also note the "volume knob" does not work)

If you have a realtek card install the realtek driver/audio manager here:http://www.realtek.com.tw/downloads/...&GetDown=false

http://www.vistax64.com/sound-audio/219611-headphone-jack-not-working.html
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I've just bought a XPS 15, and today I realised that when I plug in headphone into the headphone jack, buzzing noise emits, and renders the headphone useless. Laptop speakers works fine, just the issue with the headphone jack. 
I've tried updating the drivers to no avail. Any suggestions?
Thanks in advance

http://en.community.dell.com/support-forums/laptop/f/3517/t/19989491
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A:Windows 8 Headphone Jack

Right click your speaker icon click properties

single click playback devices

right click anywhere in the playback tab and select show disbaled deives and show disconnected devices

If its disabled, then re-enable it

if its disconnected then plug in your headphones and see if it changes..

http://www.eightforums.com/sound-audio/25399-windows-8-headphone-jack.html
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A:Headphone jack on SB x-gamer

Is this a CDROM drive? If there in no jack on it, you're probably outta luck. Do you a headphone jack on your speaker you could use?
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/headphone-jack-on-sb-x-gamer.71111/
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The headphone jack on my new laptop is only playing in mono.
Anybody know why?

Edit:
Actually it's in stereo, but it doesn't pan all the way. If I pan an audio track 100% to the right or left, it only pans about halfway in my headphones (or in my speakers if that's what I plug in).

A:Headphone jack only in mono

Nevermind. Figured it out. I turned off the enhancement that supposedly makes you percieve that there's dolby surround coming from the computer.

http://www.sevenforums.com/sound-audio/114635-headphone-jack-only-mono.html
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I ran windows updates today.

A:Headphone Jack Not Working

It looks like, with the "High Definition Audio Device" that you only have the basic function Windows installed sound drivers.

Try installing the PC Vendor's sound driver. Same way for HDMI install the Video Card vendor's drivers.

http://www.eightforums.com/sound-audio/18458-headphone-jack-not-working.html
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Hey everyone! Sorry to post another question, but I couldn't find the answer anywhere, unfortunately :(
As you can see by the title, I have a problem with my headphone jack. What happens, is whenever I plug in my earphones (I've tried using a couple different pairs, the problem still persisted) I automatically get that blue screen with a sad face, that says that Windows ran into a problem and that it has to restart. What I wanted to ask of you, is there a way to fix this? I'd really appreciate any insight onto this problem, and if you can help me figure it out, it would be much appreciated! Thanks for taking the time to read this :)

edit; Probably should have made it clear that this problem started happening a few days ago, it was fine beforehand!

A:Headphone Jack Problem

Reinstall the audio drivers.

http://www.tenforums.com/drivers-hardware/48286-headphone-jack-problem.html
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Hi guys I have a problem with my quot just over year old quot HP notebook cnx My headphone jack appears to be faulty because when Faulty Headphone Jack I insert ANY headphones speakers sound only comes from the left side When I wiggle the wire a lot then I get stereo sound but as soon as I let go it goes one sided again How frustrating This is a problem that has been getting worse and worse over time with more and more wiggling required to get stereo sound as time goes by Is this problem repairable I should add that the speakers on the laptop itself do not suffer from this problem ONLY when external speakers headphones are connected to the jack does this occur The worst thing is that as it s a month over a year old it s also a month out of warranty Do these things have a timer on them in which they can work perfectly fine as long as you have a guarantee but blow up as soon as the guarantee s over LOL Perhaps i should consider buying a USB or PCMCIA sound card probably cheaper than getting it Headphone Jack Faulty repaired I don t know Help Thanks in advance nbsp

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Hello, thank you for taking the time to read my topic, and hopefuly reply.

Earlier today, I was on my laptop, and I closed the lid, headphones plugged in and working, operating perfectly fine, and locked the door behind me.

In no less then 2 minutes I returned, and the computer acted as if the headphones were not plugged in at all, playing from the built in speakers. I tried different pairs of headphones, all don't work, and I see no visible problems with any of them, I've checked them over multiple times for tears, exposed wires, and the like.

I think it may be something with the headphone jack itself internally, but frankly I know nothing about how the computer is built, so I wouldn't know.

I appreciate you taking the time to read this, thank you in advance.
 

A:Headphone jack not working...?

Before ripping the laptop apart, virus scan, uninstall sound drivers and/or sound manager programs, reboot, reinstall sound drivers and/or sound man., reboot.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/headphone-jack-not-working.765215/
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My headphone jack is not working all of sudden.

I am not sure what kind it is, maybe you can help me with that too...

Thanks
 

A:Headphone Jack Not Working?

If your using vista, play around the the settings in the control panel under the sound tab.
At least that fixed my problem.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/headphone-jack-not-working.707608/
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does anyone know what this might be called? probably some type of adapters....thank you!
 

A:Solved: RCA to headphone jack

is this the sort of thing

http://www.tvcables.co.uk/cgi-bin/tvcables/AD012.html

http://www.maplin.co.uk/module.aspx?ModuleNo=31700&doy=18m11

http://www.amazon.co.uk/Canon-C250-Cable-Twin-phono/dp/B0000C4GAG
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/solved-rca-to-headphone-jack.774321/
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Any suggestions?

A:Headphone jack in, no sound

Hi first test the headphones in another computer and if working there try reinstalling the sound driver available from the fujitsu support pages for your model.

http://www.techsupportforum.com/forums/f217/headphone-jack-in-no-sound-794898.html
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My goal is to replace the headphone jack if necessary, I have already removed one screw that clearly holds this plastic cover in place but this cover won't budge.
How simple is it to replace the headphone jack on this T30 ?

Thank You !
 

A:T30 headphone jack damaged

Can you solder?.... That will be the only way to replace the jack I am afraid And I would suspect you will have to remove the entire base of the laptop to reach the audio ports, not just one screw.. it just gets worse.... If you really need to you would be best paying to have it repaired at a shop.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/t30-headphone-jack-damaged.704066/
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A:Headphone jack not working

Hi @Loft62,I hope you enjoy your visit to the HP Support Forums. I understand you are having an issue with the headphone jack. I will be glad to help you.Please post the full product number and operating system in use on your computer. See the following, if you need help with that information.How Do I Find My Model Number or Product Number?Is the Windows Version on My Computer 32-bit or 64-bit?Please get back to me with above information, so I can help you better.

http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Audio/Headphone-jack-not-working/td-p/5604022
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A:headphone jack not working

What error message do you get when you right click on the yellow warning signs in the device manager?

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A:Stuck headphone jack

You could try using a paper clip to fish it out (MAKE SURE THE POWER IS OFF IF YOU START POKING AROUND INSIDE THE SOCKET). Unfortunately the socket is usually surface mounted to the edge of the motherboard. If you are handy with a soldering iron you could probably remove the socket and install a new one. Failing that it's "Dora the Explorer" for you!
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/stuck-headphone-jack.702231/
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A:Headphone jack not working

Greetings @Sumit1996,Thanks for accessing the HP Support Forums for extra support! I see that you are experiencing issues with the headphone not working properly. I will do my best to assist you with this issue. Resolving Headphones and Headset Problems. Although these steps are for Windows 8, the steps will be the same Windows 10. If this helps you to reach a solution, please click the "Accept as Solution" button. If you wish, to say thanks for my effort to help, click the "Thumbs Up" to give me a Kudos. Please let me know the outcome. Have a nice day!

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My desktop system is pretty stable, runs well, never crashes.
Well, that is, almost never. I get a blue screen whenever I plug/unplug my headphones.

Has anybody ever heard of this one before?
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/headphone-jack-of-death.603420/
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my front panel head phone jack s not detected ... it shows dat its unplugged in control panel sound devices....
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please help me......

A:headphone jack unplugged

Hi Jeevan and welcome to the Forum. After you re-loaded Windows, did you reload the ASUS on-board sound drivers from the ASUS CD?

Regards
JohnnyA

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What I would like is something that had two jacks that allowed me to keep the 2.1 plugged in all the time in one jack and when I want to use the headphones I could just plug them into the other jack. I would like both jacks whether used together or solo to have the same sound quality as a single jack... with no degradation in sound.

Lastly, I would like to be able to mute the 2.1 (using volume control on the speaker set) and still get great controllable sound out of the jack that have the headphones plugged in.

Is there something like that? Thanks.

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A:Broken Headphone Jack

Fixed...somewhat

In case anyone else was having this same prob with the broken jack... i dont know how healthy this is for the comp, but i just got back from lunch and i had a peice of foil left, so i folded it up and jammed it in where the jack goes and success!!!!!!!!!!
 

http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/broken-headphone-jack.16689/
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Please, can someone help? This was one of my main gripes with the old crappy computer I had and this one is too new to be going through this crap all over again.