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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How can I get sound on headphones without switching back to 'Speakers' manually?

On my Notebook (with Realtek ALC269VB) the sound over speakers works well until I plugin the headphones, Speakes get muted as expected but no sound on headphones. I noticed that as soon as I plugin ...
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Motorola s305 Headphones on Ubuntu 12.04. They work perfectly on Ubuntu 10.04. Why? How to fix?

I have a set of motorola s305 bluetooth head phones. These head phones work PERFECTLY on ubuntu 10.04 64bit (high and low quality, microphone as well). I tried Ubuntu 11.04 and the head phones cause ...
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No sound on laptop speakers on an Acer Aspire 6920

Computer: Acer Aspire 6920 Card: HDA Intel Chip: Realtek ALC889 My problem is that the laptop build-in speakers don't play any sound. When i plug in my headphones the sound works normally, the same ...
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Want sound only to headphones, when it plugged in, and in speakers else

I installed 12.04 today. It worked on 11.10. Now if headphones was plugged in on startup, they works, but if I unplug it, speakers don't work. If headphones wasn't plugged before startup, sound is in ...
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Mute sound on Headphone unplug?

Is there a way of muting sound from my computer everytime I unplug my headphones (Like a phone does) to stop sound then playing out of my speakers?
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How do I stop sound coming from my speakers with a faulty headphone socket?

On my laptop, I have a faulty headphone socket, so when I insert headphones into it, the speakers do not mute. I can confirm that this problem is caused by faulty hardware and not software as when I ...
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Sound coming from both headphones and speakers on Lenovo G460

I've installed Ubuntu 10.04 yesterday on Lenovo G460. I'm unable to fix this problem after lot of tries in changing model in /etc/modprobe.d/alsa-base.conf to thinkpad/auto/lenovo and many things. ...
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restore speakers / headphones option

When I plug my headphones in after upgrading to ubuntu 12.04, it no longer mutes by speakers,and I also do not have a headphones output as I did previously. I recall having to go into a conf file and ...
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Sound comes from both headphones and laptop speakers [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Sound comes out of my speakers even when headphones are plugged in When I plug my headphones into the headphone jack and start watching video or listening to a song, not ...
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No headphone sound on a 2011 iMac

Sound works fine from the internal speakers from my iMac 2011, but the headphone and microphone jack seem to have no output/input. Any ideas on how to fix this?
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Headphone and built in speaker working together in Ubuntu 12.04 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Sound comes out of my speakers even when headphones are plugged in If I connect my head phone to my laptop it doesn't stop my laptop built in speaker. Headphone works ...
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When I plug in an headphone to computer, my speakers still working [closed]

When I plug in my headphone to the computer, speakers're still working although headphone is working too. Do you know how can I solve this problem in Ubuntu 11.04 I have ASUS g50v and when I type cat ...
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Headphones Don't work

hello im new at this in linux,i have a problem the computer speakers works fine but when i connect the headphones i cant listen anything, i have a packard bell easynote mz35-f withe ubuntu 11.10 ...
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When I plug in headphones, my speakers mute, but nothing comes from the headphones

When I plug in headphones, my speakers mute, but nothing comes from the headphones. Also, there is a weird red light coming from my headphone jack. I am on a Macbook from late 2007, and have Ubuntu ...
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Sound coming out from speaker and headphone on an Acer Aspire One Model 722

I am running Ubuntu 11.04 on Acer Aspire One Model 722. The problem is that sound keep coming out from the internal speaker even after plugging the headphone in. Now, I am a beginner in the Ubuntu AND ...
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No sound whatsoever. Headphones or Speakers, on an HP Pavilion dv6

I recently (3 days ago) installed ubuntu 11.10 and have spent the entire time looking for ways to activate the sound. I am completely new to ubuntu/linux and would love some help on this. I am running ...
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Internal Speakers not functioning after removing headphone

I am using Ubuntu 11.10. I have a Sony VAIO VPCEA23EN Laptop. The problem is when i detach the headphone from jack, the internal speakers don't function.
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Speakers continue to play even after I plug in headphones on a Satellite L640 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Why are my speakers working but not my headphones? Im using ubuntu 11.04 and window 7 in toshiba satellite L640. Normal jack headphone is working in windows 7 but it is ...
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Is there a way to disable auto-switch output channel when I connect headphones? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Why are my speakers working but not my headphones? It kicked in after upgrade to ubuntu 11.10 when I connect headphones, output channel (observed through control panel ...
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Laptop speakers + additional speaker

Is it possible to play sound through laptop speakers and additional speaker at the same time ? I have Ubuntu 11.10 on Lenovo IdeaPad Y570 and ...
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Unable to choose between speakers and headphones [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Sound comes out of my speakers even when headphones are plugged in everyone.. My PC has two audio 3.5mm audio outputs: back - used for speaker system & front - used ...
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Speakers don't work unless I plug the headphones in

I have this odd issue with my audio output. Speakers don't seem to work, however if I plug the headphones they work perfectly. Then, if I unplug the headphones, the speakers start to work again. ...
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How can I merge rear and front audio outputs in one? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Why can I hear only a few audio channels when playing video files? I have Ubuntu 11.10 amd64 When I plug headphones into the front audio output - rear output stops ...
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Independent volume for headphones

I have an Asus K52Jc and in sound configuration there is no independent sound device for the headphones, and so there's no way to have independent volume for speakers and headphones. Is there a way ...
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Sound coming out of speakers and headphones on an Asus K50AB [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Sound comes out of my speakers even when headphones are plugged in I have ASUS K50AB with Ubuntu 11.10. When i plug in headphones, sound is coming out of the speakers as ...
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Sound from headphones and speakers (in ubuntu 11.10)

not sure what changed, but when I upgraded to ubuntu 11.10 my laptop (acer aspire 3050) started to get problems with my headphones. now when I put headphones in is that the sound comes out of both ...
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Headphone Speaker Jack on 2011 iMac [closed]

I have just installed Ubuntu 11.10 on my new 2011 iMac. Everything works great except the headphone / speaker jack. Does anyone know how to get it to work?
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headphones and speakers, both working [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Sound comes out of my speakers even when headphones are plugged in as I am listening the song from my laptop, installed ubuntu 10.04 recently, and when I plugged in the ...
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volume up/down reset after unplugging headphones

If I use Fn+VolumeUp/Down key combination to turn down the volume in my laptop, and then unplug the headphones from it, the volume goes back to what it was before. Has anyone noticed this bug? How can ...
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Headphone/Speaker mixup after upgrading to 11.10 with a Realtek ALC892

It seems quite a few people have trouble with their speakers/headphones after upgrading tu ubuntu 10.10, but my problem is slightly different. I have a desktop pc with a Realtek ALC892. I have no ...
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No sound from Microsoft LifeChat LX-3000 headphones [closed]

I have the following problem: In KDE I cannot hear any sound from the headphones (Microsoft LifeChat LX-3000). When I open the audio setup all sound devices are correctly recognized and by pressing ...
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no sound in headphone

Ubuntu 11.10, kernel 3.0.0.13. Netbook medion AKOYA 1210. There is no sounds comming out the headphones. I have to go in the sound applet menu and switch off and on the sound card. After that, sound ...
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HP dv7 Beats Audio Subwoofer on while headphones plugged in [closed]

I have looked for answers to this but have not found anything. People have similar problems but mostly with getting the subwoofer to work at all. I got the subwoofer to work by editing the ...
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No headphones sound in Asus U52F laptop

I have no sound in kubuntu even in 11.04 and now in 11.10 the same problem. My laptop is Asus U52F. I have tried all, no idea what to do now. lspci |grep -i audio returns: 00:1b.0 Audio device: ...
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Sound plays from laptop speakers only even when headphones are connected

I'm using a Dell Vostro 1014 laptop with Ubuntu 11.10. From the time I had Ubuntu 9.04, sound comes from the laptop speakers only even when I plug in earphones or external speakers. Also, if an ...
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Headphone not working in Lubuntu 11.10 [closed]

The problem was not resolved, but I went back to 11.04 1. Description of the Problem The speaker works. When I plugin the headphone (tried 2 types), both the speaker and the headphone mute. ...
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Sound from both speakers and headphones. Bug with Soundcard? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Sound comes out of my speakers even when headphones are plugged in I just wanted to listen some music on my Notebook (Ubuntu 11.10), so I connected Headphones, and ...
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Is it possible to switch between headphones and speakers?

Is it possible to switch between headphones and speakers by software control? I'm disabled, and plugging and unplugging my headphones is rather difficult for me. I'd rather just press a button and ...
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Headphone output is far too loud

I am using Ubuntu 11.10 (Oneiric Ocelot), with a "Intel Corporation 82801G (ICH7 Family) AC'97 Audio Controller (rev 01)" sound card. When I plug headphones into the front headphone port, the sound ...
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Analog and digital audio output at the same time

My speakers use a digital input, but my headphones use an analog input. I have them both plugged in, and when I want to use the headphones I just turn off the speakers and switch on the headphones. ...
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Headphone Jack has no sense [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Sound comes out of my speakers even when headphones are plugged in How can I mute the speakers when the headphones are plugged in? I have searched all over the internet ...
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Front panel Headphone Plug doesn't work [closed]

Whenever I plug something into my Front panel Headphone socket, nothing happens. No audio coming out of the head phones, and no mute on the main speakers. System is Running Natty 64-bit Asus ...
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Microphone and headphones not working on a Toshiba Satellite L645D [closed]

I installed Ubuntu 11.04 on my computer. First I installed 10.10, then upgraded to 11.04 due to problems with the 11.04 ISO. My Sound Card is a Conexant SmartAudio HD Now my headphones and ...
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No sound for headphones

I was trying some of the solutions published in this forum for the same problem, but just one in particular work for me: add the line of code in the file alsa-base.conf. This just works for a few ...
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No Sound Without Headphones [closed]

I can't seem to find anything on this problem, just a ton of stuff on the reverse problem. I can't seem to get any sound out of my internal laptop speakers or input from the internal microphone. ...
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Headphone sound not working after 11.04 upgrade [closed]

After upgrading to 11.04 my external speakers on my ASUS Eee PC netbook still work however there is no sound output from the headphone jack. aplay -l | grep card card 0: Intel [HDA Intel], device 0: ...
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Headphone don't work [closed]

Alright, I've read just about every thread on the internet for this, but I can't seem to get it working, and I'm at my wits end. I've got a laptop, a Dell Inspiron B130 running kubuntu (which ...
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Ubuntu 11.04 doesn't distinguish between audio outputs?

My PC has two audio 3.5mm audio outputs: back - used for speaker system front - used for headset This is my audio controller: id: multimedia description: Audio device product: N10/ICH 7 ...
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Buzzing/Static sound in headphones when volume is turned up

I can hear a buzzing/static sound in my headphones, especially when the volume is high. When i actually play any audio the buzzing/static sound goes away, So its not really a big problem. This problem ...
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Problem with skype and usb headset

I have a problem trying to use my Senheisser USB headset with Skype, if I set my default output in my Sound Preferences to use my USB headset I hear everything in my PC through them including Skype ...