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Ubuntu 14.04 headphones not working [duplicate]

I understand that there have been several fixes to this exact problem in the past, but I have tried them all and nothing has worked. The external speakers output sound just fine but the headphones do ...
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Ubuntu 18.04: Earphones not working [duplicate]

No sound via headphones (headset) I've recently started using Ubuntu (Dual boot with Windows 10) The earphone works on other devices/Windows without any issues. I've even tried to not boot up with ...
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Is there another way to restart the sound system if pulseaudio/ALSA don't work?

I was listening to music, and my sound suddenly went dead in all my applications. I'm using Ubuntu 12.04, which uses pulseaudio, so I tried sudo /etc/init.d/pulseaudio restart, but nothing happened. ...
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Headphones not working after update Ubuntu 14.04.1

I have tried all the forum threads here concerning this problem, none of the provided solutions worked (some even made the problem worse). I have an Asus x551m Laptop with SonicMaster audio. Ubuntu 14....
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No sound output from headphone jack Ubuntu12.04

I have just bought a new ASUS u47vc computer. I have installed ubuntu 12.04 on it alongside windows 7 with no problems what so ever. Howevr, there is one issue that must be resolved. I can not get ...
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headphone jack not working with Dell XPS 13 bought in 2014

Similarly to Headphone jack not working?, I have a Dell XPS 13 and since I upgraded to Ubuntu 16.04, my headphones jack is not working anymore, while internal speakers work fine. when I plug in ...
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Ubuntu 16.04 headphones are not working

Reminder : I have reinstalled Ubuntu 16.04 from scratch but it didn't help, the problem still exists. I am using Windows 10 with Ubuntu as dual boot. The problem is I can not make headphones work. ...
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Headphone sound is one sided in ubuntu 13.10

I am using ubuntu 13.10 64bit. I got one sided (one channel) sound only in headphone. Laptop speaker is quite good. Headphone jack of laptop and headphone are both working well. It's software issue. I ...
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Headphones not working in 16.04

I have spent some time searching around the various threads relating to headphone issues in Ubuntu and none of the answers seem to resolve my issue, so I will post it here. This problem started a ...
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One side of headset / headphone does not work in Ubuntu 18.04.1

When I connect my headset to my laptop running on Ubuntu 18.04.1, sound can only be heard from the right side. I have tried testing the speaker in the sound settings, which shows the same result. The ...
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Headphones not working in 16.04 after upgrade from 14.04

My Bluetooth speakers and laptop speakers work fine, but the headphone are not. When plugged in, the sounds comes from the laptop speakers. The headphones are fine and they work with other devices. I ...
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Headphones not working in 13.10 after update

I'm still unable to get sound to my headphone jack on my IBM ThinkPad T61 after a recent update to 13.10. When I plug the headphones into the jack, there is sound for about 1 second and then it cuts ...
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Ubuntu 16.04 doesn't recognize the headphone anymore. no guide seems to work

Since few days my laptop Dell Vostro 15 with Ubuntu 16.04 doesn't recognize the headphone. I've tried different guide but nothing seems to work. http://www.alsa-project.org/db/?f=...
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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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XPS 13 Kubuntu 16.10 audio jack white noise

All of a sudden my headphone jack is giving me a bunch of white noise and no sound...this noise starts at boot, NOT AT LOGIN. (might be worth noting, pulseaudio is registering headphone insertion in "...

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