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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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 ...
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Microphone output gets sent to speakers

I have a strange problem with headphones - when I plug them in I can hear in them, apart from normal sounds like music, everything microphone collects. And by everything I mean everything.... i hear ...
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Why are my speakers working but not my headphones?

I have Ubuntu 10.10 installed on my Asus G50VTX5. Sound works for the speakers but there's no sound from the headphones. Headphones are working fine in other devices.
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How do I use my headphones and microphone?

The headphones and microphone on my Ubuntu 10.10 work fine. But when I start an audio conversation using empathy or pidgin, my computer hangs, the microphone doesn't work, and I can't record anything. ...
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How to automatically change volume level when un-/plugging headphones?

What I want is the following: When I plug in my headphones, I want the sound to be un-muted and set to a specific volume level. When I unplug my headphones, I want the sound to be muted (or set to ...
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Dual sound from headphones and speakers

I have tried everything from this question and this question and I have nothing. I have an asus K50IJ and I just can not seem to get head phones working solo. According to lspci I have 00:1b.0 ...
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Using extra features on Mac & iDevice supported headphones [closed]

I bought some headphones and was wondering if I could find any drivers that could support the mic, the volume buttons, and playlist navigation button. I am not positive, but the drivers used by the ...
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Would anyone know why when I plug my headphones in, my speakers don't turn off? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Sound comes out of my speakers even when headphones are plugged in any ideas, thoughts or suggestions
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No audio with headphones, but audio works with integrated speakers

My speakers work correctly, but when I plug in my headphones, they don't work. I am running Ubuntu 10.04. My audio card is Realtek ALC259 My laptop model is a HP G62t a10em In another thread someone ...
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Automatic Mute Speakers When Headphones are Unplugged

I listen to music almost any time I am on my computer. I often accidentally unplug my headphones. This has resulted in disturbing others around me. Does any one know of a way to mute the speakers (and ...
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Use Computer headset like a hands-free for cell phone

Is it possible (and how) to use a computer headset (or speakers+mic) as a hands-free device for my mobile? I bought a bluetooth-dongle but I couldn't get it to work yet. I think I already set this up ...
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Which bluetooth headphones work best?

While I can see there is a lot of info available on setting up the headphones, but before I buy one I would like to know from the community if anyone tried setting up a bluetooth headphone on Ubuntu ...
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Sound comes out of my speakers even when headphones are plugged in [closed]

I was playing music with my headphones plugged in. The music was coming out of the headphones, but I also noticed that my speakers were playing the same music. Why is this, and how can I fix it?