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Windows 7: Headphones Not Working

20 Jan 2012   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
Headphones Not Working

Hello all,
I've recently build a new PC (Ultimate 64x) and am having troubles with the audio.
(oh and I have a ASUS P8Z68-V LX mobo)
Right after I installed Windows, I installed all the drivers including audio (which is the Realtek HD Audio Manager)
I plugged in the headphones by audio jack and they were working fine, until the next day when I unplugged them. The headphones didn't produce any sound, so I tried everything in my book to try and fix the issue (ie: re-installing drivers and deleting old drivers, fooling around with all the play back devices).
The sound "waves" under the volume mixer are moving, but no sound was present!
I even plugged the headphones into the right jack. This issue is very frustrating and I can't figure it out for the life of me. Please help.

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20 Jan 2012   #2

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7600

just a thought but have you tested the headphones on another device to rule out them being at fault. or even try another pair of headphones in the pc.
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20 Jan 2012   #3

Windows 7 Ultimate x64

Yes, they work perfectly fine. I tried 2 pairs of headphones on the same jack and they still don't work.
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