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External speaker port need driver

When I plugg in my speakers there are no sound coming out of them, but when I plug them into the headphones they work, but I want it to work with the external speaker port, I am pretty sure I need a drive but don't know what one , or where to find it..please help

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Select the corresponding Operating System, download the driver and install it
http://support.acer-euro.com/drivers/notebook/as_5100.html

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Welcome to Fixya! Here is a link to the acer fix utility.It will istall any missing drivers.
https://secure2.tx.acer.com/FixMyAcer3/FixMyAcer.aspx

Posted on Jan 15, 2009

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Cant get to play music without headphoes


Most modern computers come with internal speakers already installed, especially laptop computers.
These speakers may be sufficient if you are performing typical computer tasks, but when you play computer games, listen to music or watch movies on your computer, you may want louder and more vibrant sound.
You can achieve this by installing external speakers or headphones. These can be connected to your computer through the speaker or USB ports included on your computer.

Plug in the speakers or headphones.
If the speakers or headphones use a stereo plug, insert the plug into the speaker/headphone port normally located on the side or front of your computer.
This port is often color-coded green. If the equipment is connected using USB, locate a free USB port.
Some external speakers will also need to be plugged into a power outlet in the wall or your surge protector.
This may be all you need to do to get the speakers or headphones to work. If they do not, continue to the next step.
Open the audio settings on your computer.
From the Windows Start menu, open the Control Panel. Here you will find audio and sound settings.
Click the heading to see your sound and audio options.
Choose "Manage audio devices" in Windows 7.


Find your Playback device.
In the Playback tab, you can select your speakers and set them as the default for your system.
If you do not see your speakers or headphones, they have not been installed properly. Disconnect and reconnect them to see if it corrects the problem.

Configure your settings.
Select your device from the list and click "Configure" to test your settings.
You can adjust the volume by using the volume slider on your computer's task bar or using external controls on the speakers or headphones.


Install speakers
http://www.liutilities.com/how-to/install-speakers-to-a-computer/

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Pc headphone volume driver


3 Ports on the side- Pink,Green,Black
Pink Port is LineIn for an external device player jack


Green Port is LineIn for the Microphone jack
Black Port is LineOut for Headset or External Speakers jack


Plug the Green jack on Headphone - into the Black Port on the laptop.
b) Go to Control Panel and open - RealTek HD Audio manager
On the top of Page are 3 Icons -


One Icon is labelled Speakers One is for Digital optics, one is for Mic,
The Speakers Icon is misleading as it is also for Headphones (LineOut)


Select Speaker Icon and make it Default. Also tick Full Range - Front LR
Ignore the 4 vertical Analog Icons on the right side.


You should now have Headphone sound if your volume is not Muted.

Click start control panel on the left select hardware and sound then select manage audio devices then recording you should see a microphone right click select enable windows 7


Click start control panel on the left select hardware and sound then select manage audio devices then recording you should see a microphone right click select configure speech recognition then you will see earphones with a speaker among a list set up a microphone headset with microphone then next and next again you should see your earphones with microphone being configured Click start control panel sounds and audio devices select advanced there might be a tick in the mute box untick it or select audio from the microphone drop down list make sure you have the right one selected and in the volume box make sure the microphone box has a tick in it or select the voice tab make sure that you have the right media selected also select volume make sure the box for microphone has a tick in it or you might have to depending on your operating system
Click start Control Pannel
Click on Hardware and Sound


Click on Sound
then you devices should come up ; speakers, Digital Audio, and headphones


plug your headphones in
then select headphones


at the bottom it will say set as default
select that!!


then when you disconnect your headphones it automatically switches to the speakers and when you plug them back in it automatically will switch to headphones

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Can't get the headphone sound working from the laptop


The Laptop has 3 Ports on the side- Pink,Green,Black
Pink Port is LineIn for an external device player jack



Green Port is LineIn for the Microphone jack
Black Port is LineOut for Headset or External Speakers jack



Plug the Green jack on Headphone - into the Black Port on the laptop.
b) Go to Control Panel and open - RealTek HD Audio manager
On the top of Page are 3 Icons -



One Icon is labelled Speakers One is for Digital optics, one is for Mic,
The Speakers Icon is misleading as it is also for Headphones (LineOut)



Select Speaker Icon and make it Default. Also tick Full Range - Front LR
Ignore the 4 vertical Analog Icons on the right side.



You should now have Headphone sound if your volume is not Muted.



click start control panel on the left select hardware and sound then select manage audio devices then recording you should see a microphone right click select enable windows 7



click start control panel on the left select hardware and sound then select manage audio devices then recording you should see a microphone right click select configure speech recognition then


you will see earphones with a speaker among a list set up a microphone headset with microphone then next and next again you should see your earphones with microphone being configured



click start control panel sounds and audio devices select advanced there might be a tick in the mute box untick it or select audio from the microphone drop down list


make sure you have the right one selected and in the volume box make sure the microphone box has a tick in it or

select the voice tab


make sure that you have the right media selected also

select volume make sure the box for microphone has a tick in it


or you might have to depending on your operating system
Click start Control Pannel
click on Hardware and Sound



click on Sound
then you devices should come up ; speakers, Digital Audio, and headphones



plug your headphones in
then select headphones



at the bottom it will say set as default
select that!!



then when you disconnect your headphones it automatically switches to the speakers and when you plug them back in it automatically will switch to headphones


Hope this helps.

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make sure your speaker cord is plugged into the green plugg on your sound card. also check your playback properties and make sure your set to speakers and not headphones

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No headphone sound, but internal speaker works fine.


Hello,

Hello,

It is because that your internal speaker is the default play back device other than your head phone or external speaker.

Need to go to your sound setting.

Depend on your operating system, click Start, then click Control panel, then click Hardware and Sound, click Sound.

Under Playback tab, select your external speaker or head phones as default device.




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This sounds like a defective audio port. In normal operation, plugging in a headphone plug breaks the connection to the speakers. On your laptop, when you pull out the plug it makes a connection, but only briefly. Unfortunately the audio port is built into the system board. I don't think you will find a software fix for this problem. Your best bet is to get a USB sound device for external speakers.

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Built in speakers not working


Are you using external speakers? or internal?

EXTERNAL SPEAKERS: If your are plugging speakers into your headphone jack and they dont play, but you plug headphones into the same port and they work fine.. then it is the external speakers.

INTERNAL SPEAKERS: But if you are using the speakers in the laptop, then your speakers are probably bad. Try some software settings, but probly just bad speakers. Could also be that the speaker cord inside the laptop came unplugged from the motherboard. In which case you would have to take the laptop apart and plug it back into the motherboard.

Good Luck.

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If the sound is working through another device then it seems that the internal speakers are bad. Because if the sound card was bad you wouldn't have any sound whatsoever, same goes for drivers. Probably just some bad speakers. If you have some other external speakers try plugging them into the headphone port and see if that helps.

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Looks like there is some problem with the stereo headphone connector. As its a hardware issue, I would recommend sending it to the service center.

You may also use external speakers temporarily.

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