Like a high-quality home stereo system, it is not good to raise the volume more than half the range of the control knob. Well - I ended up doing a system restrore 3x times - the last time with a Microsoft technicians help as the dang thing kept crashing. I assume the audio driver you are using now is the native audio driver that is built into Windows 8. Fix 4: Update your audio driver A missing or outdated audio driver can also cause no sound on computer. Or click Update All to automatically download and install all the latest correct drivers that is missing or outdated This requires the. After this, confirm that the headphones are plugged into the proper jack. Therefore when I try to install those downloaded ' Intel Chipset Driver' I was not allowed because they have already installed.
You solved my issue with my headphones. Then the device will back to the early state when the original driver was installed. If that is indeed the problem, uninstall. The headphones do work as I use them for my desktop. You just need to wire from the jack to the speaker terminals.
If you only have the symptoms with one of the drivers, then the other is at fault. This how playback setting appears even when I plug Headphones in to the laptop. To do so, follow the steps below: 1 Open Control Panel in your computer, and view it in small icons or large icons. I have tried 'installing' audio driver with the default windows 10 audio driver instead of the realtek one. This article was co-authored by our trained team of editors and researchers who validated it for accuracy and comprehensiveness. I been following the threads, but I am using Vista, can't find the Manage audio devices under Hardware and Sound in Control Panel, and I am experience same problem as others, can't detect audio jack or external speakers, still in the process of figuring out whether that's a simple setting problem or hardware problem.
It is always automatically set to default with that Green colour mark. May give you a clue. Open the Device Manager find it in the Control Panel, or type devmgmt. Click on the one you would like to use by going to the taskbar and clicking the sound option. To correct any mis-configuration, re-install your audio driver. Check this out use one only speaker for each connection at the back then isolate them indivdually in other words if one socket works then check to see if the other works keep the sound running when you test.
There are several threads about headphone issues on this forum, so suggest you also try searching the forum for 'headphones'. I had spent over 3 hours searching for a solution before I had posted here. Top 3 Ways to Fix No Sound from Speakers Issue on Windows 10 Before we start, it is recommended that you check your sound play devices and make sure there's no problem with them. Could you please explain me what should I uninstall among them. I had a similar problem.
Click X to close the window. You mean after i did the above process it will change to ' Speakers and Headphones'? I did try roll back to many different version of old drivers and latest drivers, didn't solve my problem. If the sound icon is not responsive, you can refer to for solutions. Visit the Dell support website and download the most recent sound drivers for your notebook. The reasons why there is no sound on your computer normally are the hardware faculty, the wrong audio settings or the missing or outdated audio driver in your computer. I guess it doesn't really matter which speakers I have as long as they work! I ran a diagnostic F12 test and i could heard the bleeps from the speakers.
Hopefully this has fixed your headphones problem. The different audio output device needs to be set as default in Control panel Sounds and then you need to restart the app. View the items by small icons. I have a Inspiron 15 5555 laptop which was purchased in March this year. Fix 3: Reinstall your audio driver If your audio driver is corrupted or incompatible with Windows, you could have the sound problem as well. If the issue remains, the headphone jack must be replaced. Driver Easy will then scan your computer and detect any problem drivers.
Tap away at the esc key as you start the notebook to launch the Start-up Menu and then select f10 to enter the bios menu. If no sound is coming out of your headphones, this is most likely caused by a configuration issue that can be resolved with a few simple steps. Updated all windows 10 updates and windows diagnosis but still nothing so now i'm at my wits end. However, it will resolve the issue if it is caused by a software problem. Hi Ninito, jimco: thank you for the inputs; appreciate it. Lets say it is in fact your drivers that are missing, then all you need to do is either use windows update it will detect many of your missing drivers or go to the manufacturers website and look for them there usually they will have a tab somewhere on the home page that will say something about support or downloads. Have you tried rt clicking the volume icon, and clicking Troubleshoot? I was actually playing sound through my speakers on another open website netflix , and when I opened your youtube page, the sound finally transferred through to my headphones which I was also wearing at the time.