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Windows 7: Headphones not being detected in Windows 7

04 Nov 2014   #1

Windows 7 Home Premium x64
Headphones not being detected in Windows 7


Hi all,

I recently formatted my Windows 7 computer because I needed to clear off a load of junk.

I installed my regular programs and installed my NVIDIA drivers for my NVIDIA GeForce GT 610 graphics card. It installed everything fine and I restarted.

Now, I plugged in my speakers and headphones and no sound comes out my headphones, they're not even detected by my computer. My speakers work fine, and they're the 'Speakers' in the image below. My headphones are in the front port of my computer.

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(I am using Windows 7, my theme is just Windows Classic ).

Everything worked perfectly before the format. Any and all help will be much appreciated!

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04 Nov 2014   #2

Windows 7 Home Premium x64

I fixed the issue by downloading Realtek HD Sound driver.
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