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Windows 7: re a problem with unpluging and pluging in the headphones

14 Feb 2013   #1

windows 7 home premium 32 bit
 
 
re a problem with unpluging and pluging in the headphones

I have a Gateway model MD2614U laptop os Windows 7 home 32bit. When I unplug the headphones to use the internal speakers sometimes the laptop will switch over and sometimes it won't. When it won't switch over. I open the volumes control window and I can see the green bar going up and down with the audio source but there is no sound coming out. I have to end up closing down the program that is producing the sound then the switch over will complete and I restart the program. I also have the same problem when I plug the headphones back in, again no sound from the headphones even though I see the green bar moving. Also some programs that send and receive audio over the internet will lock up when I unplug or plug in ether the headphones and or the microphone. Does anyone have any ideas on this problem?


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14 Feb 2013   #2

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7600
 
 

right click the speaker icon on the taskbar and select playback devices,
when you see the headphones with the green bar, try setting them as default .
(click on them to highlight them and then click set default then click apply then OK)

hopefully when you unplug them your sound will revert back.
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