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Windows 7: Headphones not working for specfic programs?

23 Dec 2010   #1

Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit
Headphones not working for specfic programs?


My headphones are not working for specific programs such as Windows Media Player, KM Player, Audacity, etc. but work perfectly fine for a lot of other programs such as Youtube and online sites.

The sound for these programs work fine on my laptop's built-in speakers; just not on my headphones.

This problem started since this afternoon, when I was trying to record audio from my Microsoft Lifecam VX-3000. Maybe the webcam is related to my sound problems?

My laptop is a Gateway NV53.

Thanks very much for your time!

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23 Dec 2010   #2
PooMan UK

Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit

Hiya pal and welcome to the forums

What have you got set as the default audio device for each of the programs you mentioned ?

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