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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Ubuntu 15.10 headphones not detected

after searching the forums i have not found a solution to my problem. I am running Ubuntu 15.10 on a Lenovo ThinkPad Edge E555 20DH. I am using headphones that are working for sure, i tested them on ...
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No sound in laptop all of a sudden

I was watching a movie on my laptop and due to some work I had to go away for sometime so I paused the movie and went, when I came back my laptop was locked with password(that is usual) I put the ...
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Laptop sound issue. Speakers are working, but the headphone doesn't

I have a strange issue with Xubuntu after a reinstall. Laptop speakers are working, but the earphone does not (sic!). Seems it is more common to have this problem the other way around. Please help
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Running 15.04: Sound only working in headphones

Dual-booted ubuntu and w7 on a ThinkPad T420. I was using headphones earlier today, but now the sound does not work from computer's speakers.
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Audio not working with Phillips SHB5500 Bluetooth headset

Hello fellow Ubuntuners! I have recently purchased said headset and went through the very simple process of pairing my computer with it. Although I managed to pair the headset with the computer I ...
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No sound through headphones but works for internal speakers

I have a Lenovo Thinkpad T440p. I'm not entirely sure what happened but my sound decided to go out for my headphones. The sound also went out for my speakers but in the process of fixing it, sound now ...
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I can hear sound only through headphones [closed]

I have installed Photoshop and Kodi on a fresh Ubuntu installation on my HP laptop today. Everything worked fine before installing Kodi. Then I realized that I coudn't hear anything. I checked for ...
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My headphones have static on constantly

So as far as I've looked I've only found use Alsamixer, which I've had no luck with so far. My Alsamixer settings Side note, I can't hear anything but the static.
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Ubuntu 15.10 Headphones No Sound

I have purchased a laptop: Alienware 17 r2 Installed Ubuntu 15.10 (Kernel 4.2.0-18-generic) and am having issues with getting sound through the audio jack using headphones & external speakers. $ ...
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Headphone on Ubuntu 15.10 stopped working

I have a Lenovo Thinkpad w541, and a fresh install of Ubuntu 15.10. At the beginning the headphone was working ok, but after a couple of restarting it stopped working out of a sudden, although the ...
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Sound from headphones is quiet / phased / choppy only when audio balance is centred

When I listen to audio either on a web browser or in Spotify the audio is quiet / phased / choppy. If I check the sound settings and move the balance slider either left or right the phasing and choppy ...
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ALSA problems - how to find a right package version to downgrade to?

I realize this question looks like a duplicate, but I'm pretty sure it is not. I have Ubuntu 14.04 installed on Fujitsu Lifebook E733 laptop. A few month ago I did sudo apt-get upgrade. Everything ...
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Audio only works over digital (HDMI), analogue deem humming

I was using the inbuilt sound chip (Realtek ALC887) on my motherboard (GA-Z97P-D3 Rev 1.1). In Ubuntu, HDMI audio works flawlessly, with great sound quality. Plugging headphones in the front audio ...
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Headphones problem

I have a problem and I can't find a solution. I was searching for 3 hours and still nothing. My front panel audio don't work. And when i plug headphones into back panel works only right headphone. ...
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No sound from internal speakers in Ubuntu 15.10

I installed a fresh Ubuntu 15.10 version on my Asus V1jp. Everything works just fine, except the sound system. There is no sound at all from the internal speakers. Sound from headphone seems to work ...
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Distorted sound from headphone jack Ubuntu 14.04.1 LTS

I am reaching out for a help to diagnose and to fix the problem I am having on my Ubuntu box. The OS: Linux 3.16.0-51-generic #69~14.04.1-Ubuntu x86_64 GNU/Linux Desktop with default Unity Desktop ...
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Broken headphone jack

I have had a broken headphne jack in my 3.5 mm sound socket for more than a year. The sound just came out of the speaker, my roommate sticked something in the socket and... In the next booting there ...
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No headphone sound (or poor quality) with Ubuntu 14.04 and Intel PCH sound card

I am dual-booting Windows + Linux on Alienware. The sound works perfectly on Windows 10, but does not work (often no sound, or bad sound quality) on Ubuntu 14.04. I tried looking at the alsamixer and ...
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ubuntu 15.04 Headphones not working in asus x550cc

I have ubuntu 15.04 installed in my asus x550cc. My headphones are not working since I updated my system, they work fine if I suspend my laptop and resume again, I checked alsamixer and it is not ...
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When you plug in headphones sound does not play

There are already some similar questions, but the problem we have not solved them. When I turn notebook (Lenovo L450, Ubuntu 10.04) audio works. There is no problem. When you connect headphones, the ...
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Speakers are not working while headphones are working on my Dell Inspiron 15 3000 Series laptop

I need some help, My laptop sound does not works but when i am plug-in my headphone audio are play. I am also checked that my audio sound card works properly. So teel me that how to check my headphone ...
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Terminal command or script for audio to headphones

Is there any terminal command (or possibly a script) to make this GUI feature happen? I want to assign it to a keyboard shortcut. Even better (if possible,) I would like the system to always do ...
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No sound through headphones while speakers work fine

System details: http://www.alsa-project.org/db/?f=ca96b1ad9d7f3d393a59566f0ca6b8ea765be023 I've tried everything I could find, asked on the IRC channel for help. I didn't get too far. After 5 hours ...
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Sound is played only in headphone but not through speakersin ubuntu 12.04

Yesterday i saw around 500plus updates in ubuntu one, i just selected update all. It was showing me aroung 500mb data is needed.I clicked ok. After all the updates complete i am not able to hear any ...
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Bluetooth headphone range issues

I have a unique issue with my bluetooth headset from Sony and my System76 ServalWS machine. I am running a fresh installation of Ubuntu 15.04. I am able to connect the headset fine, even select the ...
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headphones problem: internal speakers are working fine,but when heaphones are plugged in Iam only able to hear background sound vocals are not clear

I have dual booted system on my dell 3537 with windows 8.1 and Ubuntu 14.04 in windows both internal speakers and headphones are fine but in Ubuntu headphones are not working please need a help ...
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Sound problem with headphones(Ubuntu 14.04 LTS; Lenovo G710)

Intro: I have Windows 8.1 on my laptop(Lenovo g170) have no problems with sound. Installed Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. Have bought new headphones. There was some problems in both systems(Windows and Linux). ...
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Speakers are coming up as mic input?

For some reason on my computer, whenever i plug in my speaker into the audio jack nothing comes up, but when i plug it into the mic jack it pops up. On windows you can select the input device once you ...
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Ubuntu 14.04. Headphones not playing any sound

I have an asus laptop. I have Ubuntu 14.04 installed on it. The sound plays perfectly from the speakers, but the headphones don't play any sound. From what I saw, the headphones are recognized by ...
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Unable to locate Sony RF811RK Bluetooth headphones on Ubuntu 15.04

I've got wireless headphones and a bluetooth adapter dongle. However when I go into the bluetooth settings in Ubuntu it can't find the headphones to pair with. The dongle is working fine as it ...
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JACK Audio muting Speakers but not playing through Headphones

I successfully configured PulseAudio to run ontop of JACK by following this surprisingly easy description. Now I only struggle to use my headphones. As PulseAudio would do until now, when inserting ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 headphones sound is blurry

I have a problem with my headphones, when I am using the speakers everything seems ok and I have no problems at all but when I put my headphones on some sound files sound very blurry and I can barely ...
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Headphone virtualisation?

I have PulseAudio insalled and am using the equaliser - I am on a laptop. Is there any headphone virtualisation option too? I have this option in Windows, but I can't find this same option in Ubuntu. ...
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Bluetooth headset with poor sound quality on Ubuntu

I've bought a Philips SHB4000 headset (phone+mic) wireless (bluetooth) and It has a good quality when I pear it with my phone or PC Windows but when I pear it with the same PC on Ubuntu (14.10 64 bits)...
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Sound problem |Internal Speakers recognized as headphones

I have a laptop running Lubuntu 15.04. The problem is that my internal speakers are treated as headphones, and the volume of them is controlled by headphones bar at alsa. So if I plug headphones and ...
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Bluetooth Headphones Audio Timeout

I recently purchased an Insignia bluetooth usb adapter, and I was able to get it working with Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. I have the bluez library installed from they synaptic manager (bluez 4.101-0ubuntu13.1). ...
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Sound not working on Gigabyte X-99 Internal Audio

I am using a Chillblast Fusion Ares X99 desktop, with a Gigabyte GA-X99-Gaming 5 Intel X99 motherboard, using the "Onboard High Definition Audio". The sound works with no problems in Windows 7, but no ...
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No sound in ubuntu 14.04, not from speakers or headphones

I am encountering a sound problem in ubuntu 14.04.3. No sound is heard, either from internal speakers, or headphones connected to the PC. I tried to follow http://itsfoss.com/fix-sound-ubuntu-1304-...
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Ubuntu 14.04 no sound neither headfones nor laptop speaker

Ubuntu 14.04 no sound neither headphones nor laptop speaker. I've no other operating system installed details attached. I've removed & reinstall the alsamixer & stuffs. I also installed ...
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Ubuntu 15.04 - No sound in speakers but working on earphones

I have freshly installed Ubuntu 15.04 recently. I haven't noticed the problem but I could not play music from any of my two browsers, which are Firefox and Chrome, but I can hear sound once I have ...
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SPEEDLINK MEDUSA NX 5.1 this is how to setup [duplicate]

I just bought this headphones and i wondered how do i set them up when there is no linux driver for. http://www.speedlink.com/?p=2&cat=41A3&pid=27063&paus=1 I am using ubuntu 14.04
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Bluetooth Headset connected, no sound

I am trying to connect the ISY IBH-2000-WH to my Lenovo y50-70 laptop. While it does connect, it doesn't output any sound. It is shown in the "output device" section of the sound settings, but it ...
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iMac 27" (Late-2012) Headphone audio not working

I cant seem to get my headphone audio working for the life of me! The speakers work just fine, but when I plug in my headphones they are recognized by the computer, but no sound comes out of them. I ...
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Why does my computer try to shut down when I plug in headphones?

Using Ubuntu 14.04LTS. Noticed that when I plug in headphones, a menu appears asking if I want to "lock, suspend, restart, or shut down." Is this normal? How do I fix this if it isn't normal?
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My Headphones crackles and sound dies?

This has been bothering me for a while. Mostly when my headphones have just finished playing something. I hear a crackling sound for a second and the sound dies out. I have to put my computer to sleep ...
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losing the sound in my Laptop after running the command alsamixer

I have lost sound from my laptop since I tried this command "alsamixer" I posted this question in UBUNTU alsa-driver Package but can't get a solution. the proposition to try this command line didn't ...
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15.04 - Can only hear sound through speakers if headphones are unplugged

Linux Newbie here... My motherboard is an MSI 870A-G54. Headphones and mic are plugged through the front of my case, speakers are plugged in the back straight into the line out jack. In the sound ...
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Bluetooth device appearing and shortly after disappearing Ubuntu 15.04

I am attempting to connecting a pair of Bluetooth headphones in Ubuntu however, when I attempt to pair the headphones the name of the headphones(QY7) will appear briefly and then disappear a few ...
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Sound through headphones but no sound through internal speakers

I recently installed Ubuntu 14.04. I am dual booting with windows 8.1. I am having the problem of only getting sound through headphones and not through my internal speakers in my laptop. When I go to ...
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No speaker sound but headphones working ubuntu 14.04 on msi cx640

i have a msi cx640 laptop and have the speaker problem in it. this work good usually but one day when i watching a movie, speaker sound muted. i tryed alsamixer and all of devices is in 00 mode. and ...