Headphones are a set of two speakers placed over the ears to hear sound from the computer without disturbing anyone else. Headphones are connected to a computer or other audio-playing device by a jack on the end of the headphone cord or wireless.

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Headphones don't work: 13.04 - Toshiba Satellite P205 s8811: Realtek ALC268

Headphones don't work: Just installed 13.04 on my Toshiba Satellite P205 s8811. External speakers work. Audio card by Realtek ALC268 and I have tried: alsamixer but made absolutely no difference & ...
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No Sound on headphones with ubuntu 13.04 (HP Pavillion dv6)

Just dowdnloaded and installed ubuntu 13.04 (replaced Windows 8) and now I dont have sound coming out of my headphones (earplugs). Help.. (Already tried alsa on the terminal)
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no sound via headphones with ubuntu 13.04

Hopefully I am not asking a duplicate question, but all the answers I found so far did not help me. Alsamixer channel is not muted and when I switch to headphone output via pulseaudio there is still ...
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Why do the headphones not work on my HP Pavilion DV6?

Headset does not work on Ubuntu, but works on Windows and other distributions of Linux. I have HP Pavilion DV6
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Cannot set default device in ALSA

While trying to get audio to work on my computer with the front jack (I don't have speakers so it's irrelevant to me whether or not the rear jack works), I figured out that I need to use card 0, ...
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Ubuntu 13.04 is not able to access all the sound ports on the motherboard at once

I am using DG43RK motherboard, and it has 10.1 channel audio support(it has 5 3.5mm jacks at the back) and a optical S/PDIF port also at the back coupled with them. My CPU panel at the front has 2 ...
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Headphone not working? Ubuntu 12.10

Okay, so I just installed Ubuntu alongside windows 7 and my headphones dont seem to be working, when I plug in my headphones the sound continues to come out of the speakers built into my laptop.
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Can't hear sound from headphone jack

I recently installed Ubuntu 12.04 LTS 32-bit desktop. I can't hear sound from headphone jack in my pc while speakers are working perfectly. I am very new to linux and I dont have any idea about the ...
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Headset Sound not Working [duplicate]

I am running Ubuntu 12.04 on a 64 bit Dell Machine. My speakers are working fine, but my headphone jack just isn't making any sound. I am dual-booting with Windows 7 using Grub as the boot-loader. The ...
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headphone not detected in ubuntu 13.04

I recently got a kernel update and I updated my laptop. now I cant use my headphone. it was working fine as of yesterday. whenever I plug my headphone, the sound still comes from the inbuilt speaker ...
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Sound in speakers and headphones at same time

I have a lenovo g700 model, and recently installed ubuntu 12. I can hear sound in headphones and laptop speakers together, but I'm unable to figure out, how can I get the sound only in the headphones. ...
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No sound in headphones

I have a lenovo g700 model, and recently installed ubuntu 12, but there is no sound in the headphones, though the laptop speakers are working fine. Sometime I got sound in headphones and laptop ...
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Sound coming out of headphone when running Ubuntu, but not window 7 [closed]

I've downloaded Ubuntu yesterday, and I thought that everything went smoothly, until I found out a problem today. When I am running the Ubuntu OS on my laptop, the Samsung RC420, the speaker and the ...
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How to control the 3.5mm jack data?

In my smartphone, while listening to music, when I press the call button in the earphone (the one provided with the phone), the music passes and when I press it again the music starts playing. I ...
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13.04 hp laptop dv6t intel quad edition no headphone sound when plugged in

this is my alsa output http://www.alsa-project.org/db/?f=5dba3e3cc98914f6dce181eaa548769da5a0e6d8 I have followed this old solution that solved my problem for ubuntu 12.04, but in 13.04 the say ...
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Does anyone know how I can set the safe-volume for headphone in KDE?

I dont even know if this is the right term "safe-volume"....but I have just changed to KDE and before I used MATE. In MATE when I plugged in my earphones.....the system immediately set the volume to, ...
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When I play music on my ubuntu 13.04 Dell XPS 13 FHD laptop the sound plays through the headphones and speakers at the same time

I tried the settings mention in this topic: Headphone jack not working? but with no luck. The first thing i tried was to edit analog-output-headphones.conf but when i did that, i could no longer play ...
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Increase Bluetooth transmit power level

My bluetooth headphones have a much smaller range when connected to my Laptop (Dell Precision M4600) running on ubuntu than when I am using them with my Phone (Samsung Galaxy S3). hciconfig hci0 ...
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12.04.2 - Sound Blaster ZX card detected, but no sound comes out of my headphones

I have been having issues with my Sound Blaster ZX sound card in Ubuntu 12.04.2 64-bit. Pavucontrol detects sound from YouTube videos and other things (the sound meter jumps around with the sound), ...
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Nothing but problems after moving to 13.04

I upgraded from 12.04 to 13.o4 and like every time I perform an upgrade my system was very slow,and if I closed my laptop and put it in suspend then opened it again the display would not come back. (I ...
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I have no sound on my headphones, but i have sound on my speakers using Ubuntu 13.04 [duplicate]

I have an Hp pavilion dv6 laptop and my headphones are not working properly. When i plug them in, there is no sound coming through them. But if i unplug them, the sound comes normally through the ...
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13.04 headphones not working [ASUS R500VM] [duplicate]

After recently succeeding with dual-ubuntu-win8 installation I got problem with my headphones not working. When I plug them my sound is muted. Tried many solutions found here , but not even one seems ...
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Sound problem on both Speakers and HeadPhones

I know there are a lot of questions like this here, but I tried them all and I couldn't make them work. I have a HP dv6-2190ep laptop. My sound card is HDA Intel IDT 92HD75B3X5. My Ubuntu is ...
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Lingot is not working.

I am using Ubuntu 12.04... I wan to tune my acoustic guitar using Lingot.... But it gives just no response to any sound... I tried changing the AUDIO_DEV = /dev/dsp to AUDIO_DEV = /dev/audio as ...
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Sound problems after upgading to 13.04

After my recent upgrade to 13.04 I am experiencing background crackling noises, particularly noticeable when using my preferred listening over headphones (Grado SR80's). The noise is only evident when ...
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No sound when upgrading to Linux 3.9 Kernel [duplicate]

I recently upgraded to the 3.9 Linux Kernel (on Ubuntu 13.04) and lost all sound at first, and then miraculously brought back sound to the speakers (after playing a bit with alsamixer, but still no ...
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Select speaker output with headphones inserted (Ubuntu 13.04) [duplicate]

I just installed ubuntu 13.04 on my desktop machine and have a problem with speakers and headphones. Speakers as well as headphones are working independently, but not together. Every time I plug my ...
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Alsa mixer mutes headphones every time I plug them [duplicate]

Ever since I updated my laptop from 12.10 to 13.04 I've been experiencing a strange behaviour with my Ubuntu installation. Every time I plug in my headphones the volume becomes mute. I can only unmute ...
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No sound coming from Asus laptop speaker and headphone with the version 12.04 and 13.04 [duplicate]

I have a Asus laptop that used to run on windows xp, but now, No sound coming from the speaker and the headphones with the version 12.04 and 13.04
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Set Audio to the Speakers with Headphones plugged in

For some weeks I was unable to use Ubuntu due to Windows 8 preventing its boot, so I noticed an interesting function that I missed in Ubuntu: In Windows 8 when I plug-in my headphones I was able to ...
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Headphone jack resets in ALSA when unplugged. 13.04 [duplicate]

I have been able to get my headphones to work using the alsa mixer, but it resets whenever the headphones are unplugged or the computer is rebooted. I never had this problem with previous versions, ...
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Unexpectedly lost speaker output. Headphone output works fine [closed]

Yesterday when I opened my laptop I noticed that I no longer had sound from the built-in speakers. I carefully checked settings in Sound Preferences, and then dropped to shell and looked in ...
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My headphones mute AlsaMixer when I plug them in, HP DV6 12.04

Whenever I plug any type of headphones into one of the audio out connectors on my hp dv6, alsa mutes them, muting the "speaker" setting(see attached image). This also happened in Fedora, so it's a ...
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Speakers and headphones at the same time when using a DV6-2170

I am on a HP Pavilion DV6-2170US, running 32-bit Ubuntu 12.10. When I plug in my headphones the speakers AND the headphones play sound at the same time. The speakers should stop playing and send all ...
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Set Headphone as output when they are inserted

I am having a bit of a problem with my headphones on my Macbook 2.1. For reference: The top output are my speakers, the bottom are my headphones, but the middle does not work. When I plug in my ...
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Headphone jack disabled in windows, after using Ubuntu

I installed Ubuntu 12.10 on my Alienware M15x-R1 and love it, but whenever I properly shut down or reboot from within Ubuntu, when I access Windows my headphone jack doesn't work, it reads headphones ...
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Headset not muting speakers [duplicate]

Plugging in the headphones does not mute the laptops speakers, music does play out of the headphones but also continues to play out of the speakers as well. alsamixer's 'auto-mute mode' is already ...
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Stream Mixxx headphone output via IceCast

Just like the title. Is it possible to configure Mixxx and Icecast in such a way that the headphone output is streamed? (Instead of the master output) How? My laptop has only one sound card. I ...
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headphone jack doesn't work in windows 7 since installing unbuntu

i installed unbuntu 12.04 LTS 64 bit fine with a cd on a differant partition speakers and headphones work fine in unbuntu but only the speakers work in windows 7. the mic works fine in both, the only ...
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Headphones not working on Windows after installing Ubuntu

2 hours ago I installed Ubuntu while listening to music on my headphones (wubi install). I then also played music on Ubuntu just fine, yet when I rebooted into Windows, without doing anything else ...
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Headphone automatically muted in ubuntu 12.04 [duplicate]

I've a strange problem in my Ubuntu. Every time I plug a headphone my Speaker volume automatically gets mute and its gain goes to 0 dB as you can see in the figure below. I cannot unmute the ...
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Ubuntu 12.10 No sound from headphone on iMac

I get sound from speakers but when I put headphones no sound coming. From system sound settings I check, and it is not muted.
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Does Ubuntu have support for the Apt-X codec for bluetooth audio?

I cant find any confirmation anywhere. Does anyone know? If it is not supported, is support planned?
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Got the headphone jack working but sound settings disappeared - ubuntu 12.04

I'm running Ubuntu 12.04 on Lenovo Thinkpad E420s. Initially everything was working great, but after a while, the head phone jack stopped working. Speakers used to work just fine. So I tried out many ...
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Headphones and ubuntu 12.04 (again)

As the title says. The description is classical: the internal speaker works but plugging in headphones makes it go silent. I did try to install DKMS but it still doesn't work. lspci | grep -i audio ...
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Headphone jack only works when partially plugged in

Ubuntu 12.04.1 On Dell Inspiron 17. In Windows the headphone jack works fine. Installed 12.04 the first time and the headphone jack worked fine then as well. Ran into some issues so had to do a clean ...
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Weird change in theme

I've had something really weird happen to my 12.04. I was installing new desktop environments, and now I have no sound through my headphones and the "pop up" theme has changed. by pop up, I mean the ...
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Headphones not working in UBUNTU 12.10. I have DELL 5520 laptop. Speakers are working fine.

When I plug in headphones, I hear only the music in the song and the lyrics is played in an inaudible low volume. And there is a lot of noise also.
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headphones not working on Windows after installing Kubuntu 12.10

Sound was working fine on Windows, but yesterday after installing Kubuntu 12.10 the headphones in windows stopped working. The victim is an Asus N53SN laptop. In Kubuntu sound works like a charm, but ...
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Ubuntu 12.10 headphone faint beep on audio start and stop

I was wondering if anyone had experienced this before and if there was a fix for it. Whenever I play a video or any music, my headphones produce a faint beep whenever the audio starts or stops, the ...