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Windows 7: How do i output sound through the back panel jack and the front jack


26 Jul 2013   #1

MS Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit SP1
 
 
How do i output sound through the back panel jack and the front jack

Hey guys! I want to output sound both through the headphone jack on the front of my case and the sound jack at the back of the computer, how would i do this? I looked around in the sound setttings and the realtek audo and couldn't find anything.

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26 Jul 2013   #2

Windows 7, 64 bit Home SP1, Win 8.1.1 Pro 64 bit
 
 

Some RealTek HD Audio Managers have an option to either mute the speakers when a headset is plugged in or like what you want, do not mute the speakers.

On mine, click on Device Advanced Settings and it brings up another screen with the options.


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26 Jul 2013   #3

Desk1 8 Pro / Desk2 7 Home Prem / Laptop 8.1 Pro all 64bit
 
 

Mate I have the -V board and I have a cable hook up from the board header to it yours should have the same. Did you miss the cabling when you built??

If you look you can find the headers along the side of the board which the 6Gbs SATA ports are on

http://www.asus.com/Motherboards/P8Z77V_LX/#overview
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26 Jul 2013   #4

MS Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit SP1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by ICit2lol View Post
Mate I have the -V board and I have a cable hook up from the board header to it yours should have the same. Did you miss the cabling when you built??

If you look you can find the headers along the side of the board which the 6Gbs SATA ports are on

P8Z77-V LX - Motherboards - ASUS
What do you mean by headers?
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27 Jul 2013   #5

Desk1 8 Pro / Desk2 7 Home Prem / Laptop 8.1 Pro all 64bit
 
 

Take a look at the pics self explanatory and this is the reference for the manual

P8Z77-V LX - Motherboards - ASUS

A coupl of extra shots to make it clearer


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27 Jul 2013   #6

Windows 7, 64 bit Home SP1, Win 8.1.1 Pro 64 bit
 
 

Did I miss something? I thought the user wanted to output from the headphone and speakers at the same time? Not how to hook up the front panel headphone/mic jacks?
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27 Jul 2013   #7

Desk1 8 Pro / Desk2 7 Home Prem / Laptop 8.1 Pro all 64bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by fireberd View Post
Did I miss something? I thought the user wanted to output from the headphone and speakers at the same time? Not how to hook up the front panel headphone/mic jacks?
Jack in post #1 Jem says he wanted the headphones from the front jack and from the back or at least that is how I read it

Like you said mostly the phones in either source will disable the speakers but I think maybe Jem is under the impression - I stand to be corrected that he can have headphones connected to both at the same time for a second listener?? I suppose I should have asked if he had those headers hooked up to the front panel

Sorry mate I will butt out.
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27 Jul 2013   #8

Windows 7, 64 bit Home SP1, Win 8.1.1 Pro 64 bit
 
 

Its OK, just that I thought I had misinterpreted what the user wanted.

In some RealTek systems, such as mine that I posted the screen capture, there is an option to have both the headphone and speakers active at the same time, or as it usually works the headphone mutes the speakers.

Jack
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27 Jul 2013   #9

Desk1 8 Pro / Desk2 7 Home Prem / Laptop 8.1 Pro all 64bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by fireberd View Post
Its OK, just that I thought I had misinterpreted what the user wanted.

In some RealTek systems, such as mine that I posted the screen capture, there is an option to have both the headphone and speakers active at the same time, or as it usually works the headphone mutes the speakers.

Jack
No worries mate the post could have been a tad more expicit
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28 Jul 2013   #10

Windows 7, 64 bit Home SP1, Win 8.1.1 Pro 64 bit
 
 

No further comment from the user. Something we said must have fixed it for them.
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