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Windows 7: sound problem

18 Aug 2011   #1
Frikster

Windows 7 64bit
 
 
sound problem

i do not know if there is a post about this but i will ask myself

so .. my problem:
i usually run everything on speakers but sometimes i want to switch to headphones
if the game is running and i switch to headphones or the other way around i have no sound and i must restart the game .. why ? how can i fix this
and this happens on every game i play :|


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18 Aug 2011   #2
Imperfect1

 
 

I believe that in many cases once you've switched to headphones, in order to get back to your system's speakers, you have to either start the game again or worse, reboot your system.
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18 Aug 2011   #3
seth500

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

It could be caused by a full-screen application block by your firewall suite..For instance my Norton Suite blocks applications from changing parameters while in game mode or entering full screen applications..
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18 Aug 2011   #4
Frikster

Windows 7 64bit
 
 

i do not have any kind of anti virus anti spyware detection or protection ... only the standard that i get from windows 7 updates
so ... what do i do ? suggestions ?
and so far i didnt need to restart pc to get my sound back ..
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31 Aug 2011   #5
Frikster

Windows 7 64bit
 
 

thanks a lot ... i guess no solution
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31 Aug 2011   #6
Sardonicus

Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit
 
 

If you have the P5K board, the U.S. boards use the Realtek codec.
If your board is using the same codec, you can download the Realtek software from here Realtek, if you haven't already.

The software gives a jack detection pop-up whenever it detects that your headphones have been plugged in. By pressing OK to the pop-up, you should have sound. The sound shouldn't be disabled because you're using a game, but it could happen.

Let us know!
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01 Sep 2011   #7
Frikster

Windows 7 64bit
 
 

i cant download it
how do i check what series is my p5k ? i used to have that program but not anymore
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08 Sep 2011   #8
Frikster

Windows 7 64bit
 
 

i cant believe this
ANY suggestions on what i can do ? its very STUPID this bug glitch or w/e it is and its pissing me off that i have to restart the game so i can get sound back -.-
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