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Windows 7: Sound plays through speakers when Headphones..

28 Oct 2009   #1
avery

Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit
 
 
Sound plays through speakers when Headphones..

Strange problem! I have some sounds that play through my speakers when headphones are plugged in. For example, if I run Skype, the Skype will play through the headphones (properly), but iTunes will play through speakers, as will anything else.

This also happens when playing Borderlands - I have to unplug and replug headphones to get it to go back!

What gives? How to fix this?

I have IDT HDA as my sound card. Windows forced me to install NVIDIA HDA as well, so I have 2 sound drivers - NVIDIA HDA and IDT HDA AUDIO CODEC.


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04 Nov 2009   #2
Jonathan_King

Windows 7 Professional x64
 
 

Plug in your headphones and go to Control Panel>Sound and set the default device to the headphones.
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