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I have had the bug report suggestions setup this way for along time as sound is always routed to TV and I don't want it to switch to tinny laptop speakers. Use sudo -H gedit /etc/pulse/default.pa and find the lines: load-module module-switch-on-port-available load-module module-switch-on-connect Change them to: #load-module module-switch-on-port-...


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I am not an expert, but did you try this? echo "options snd-hda-intel model=generic" | sudo tee -a /etc/modprobe.d/alsa-base.conf https://www.linuxuprising.com/2018/06/fix-no-sound-dummy-output-issue-in.html This has fixed a similar problem on my computer (Ubuntu 18.04). Best regards.


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I know you have mentioned Alsamixer solutions. But just in case. Have you tried to mute the Headphones mic (if any, all) and/or disable loopback on ALSAmixer? There are many threads on XPS 13 and 15 on this matter (and here is a Reddit on it too)


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You should go to Settings → Sound → Output → Output Device and try selecting a different output device (if you have not tried that already).


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I tried all the reinstall-PulseAudio-alsa suggestions but finally was able to get mine (a fresh install of 19.10) to work by installing the Gnome Extension "Sound Input & Output Device Chooser". With that extension you get a drop-down list of places for the speakers. When I picked the one into which the speaker was plugged, I got sound. Note, my ...


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Despite using this export: # paplay needs environment variable exported: export XDG_RUNTIME_DIR="/run/user/1000" it didn't work. After months of research found no solution. In desperation, tried the following and it worked: Enter the following in contab # Terminal command: crontab -e # Detect the name of the display in use display=":$(ls /tmp/.X11-unix/...


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