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Speakers not working correctly

I just set up my Logitech x-530 speakers, but the configuration doesn't seem to work correctly. I am getting sound from all speakers, but for instance, when I run the "test" for speakers, I get the sub woofer sound from the right rear speaker, the rear speaker sounds from the center channel, etc. I am running Windows Vista Ultimate, if that helps. Please help! Thanks!

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  • Copasta Sep 24, 2007

    Already fixed....I didn't realize that my system was set for 7.1...thats why the configuration was all screwed up. Once I changed settings from 5.1 to 7.1, then cancelled out the rear speakers for the side speakers, everything worked like a charm! Thanks for the help, though!

  • yahooelias Nov 03, 2007

    Dear sir,

    I am having the same problem as you

    How do I solve it?

    I test the speakers they are all working. When I play a 5.1 DvD eg Top Gun all my speakers work but except the rear 2 speakers dont work please help me

    my email address is

  • Anonymous Dec 01, 2007

    my speakers all work when I run the test but when I play music the rear left and right speakers do not work

  • Rudy Creel May 04, 2008

    I Bought the X-530 from Logitech, all speakers worked, but when I get the connections in place just 2 sound, and the back speakers and center don't, any help?

  • Anonymous Jun 14, 2008

    i have the same problem, i changed it to 7.1 and swapped the rear speaker plug into the side speaker plug but it still swaps the sub for the rear right.... please help.

  • Copasta Jun 19, 2008

    In my earlier post, I stated that I switched from 5.1 to 7.1. I'm sorry, but this is incorrect! It should have read I switched FROM 7.1 TO 5.1! Thats when everything worked for me! Sorry for the misprint!

  • dfor7292 Oct 15, 2008

    hi have logitech x530 speaker and the middle one does not work only if i plug into different speaker hole can any help my email is

  • noor_zain12 Jan 26, 2009

    yes i have the problem sound is comming but speaker is not working i think setting is changed

  • Anonymous Jan 28, 2009

    i puring a new windows in my computer and dont work

  • Anonymous Mar 22, 2014

    only the sound from my pc monitor is working all speaker are hooked up right



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You need to activate speaker fill i the settings

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Pls swap the spk pin in to your sound card jack socket . bye

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