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Speakers do not work

Music will play through only the headphones if I plug a headphone set into the speakers, but sounds will not come out of the speakers themselves at all.

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Re: Speakers do not work

Yes thats the fact when you plug a headphone into any speakers the head phone will be the only one to function the speaker stops thta the circuit technically which will break the connection of power to speaker if you plug head phone

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