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New Sound Devices Show up in Hardware But not Input or Output

I have USB Speakers that used to work with Ubuntu. In 12.10 I can see them through lsusb...

Bus 006 Device 006: ID 0e6a:0310 Megawin Technology Co., Ltd 

... And I can see it in the "hardware" tab in the sound menu...

Hardware tab

... But I can't select them in the Output tab.

Output tab

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marked as duplicate by Martin Owens -doctormo-, Ringtail, stephenmyall, Javier Rivera, hhlp Dec 3 '12 at 13:09

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Guys, anyone? I'm seriously clueless here =/ – Peterson Silva Nov 6 '12 at 13:57

try this..

open youe terminal and type

   sudo apt-get install --reinstall gnome-sound-applet

it will uninstall the gnome-sound-applet and reinstall it .

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This is a duplicate of New Sound Devices Show up in Hardware But not Input or Output and it looks like a bug which should be reported here:

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