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Windows 7: Speakers not showing up

12 Jan 2012   #1
MeoMeu

Windows 7
 
 
Speakers not showing up

I recently purchased iSound Ice Speakers. They are USB speakers, and also work on Apple products. I want to watch a video on Youtube, and I want it to be louder, but when I plug in the speakers, they don't work.
They don't show up under Control Panel> Sounds, even when I right click "Show disabled and disconnected devices". They do however light up when I plug them in.
Thanks for any help.


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12 Jan 2012   #2
Hipster Doofus

Windows 7 Pro x64 -- PCLinuxOS KDE4 FullMonty 2011
 
 

Are there any drivers that need installing? Sounds like it needs them.
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12 Jan 2012   #3
linnemeyerhere

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 7 Ultimate 64
 
 

As crazy as this sounds you can try booting with them hooked up. The Mfgr's. site doesn't show any need for drivers. What is showing up in playback devices as you may have to check them as default playback device as I do when using headphones.
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12 Jan 2012   #4
Qdos

 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by MeoMeu View Post
I recently purchased iSound Ice Speakers. They are USB speakers ........ They don't show up under Control Panel> Sounds, even when I right click "Show disabled and disconnected devices". They do however light up when I plug them in .......
Are you sure they're USB speakers?

According to specifications on the link below they appear to use a 3.5mm audio jack for sound processing, and merely charge up from a USB cable.

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