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No sound coming through Toshiba Dynadock station

I have a Toshiba Satellite M105-S3004 machine that is running Windows XP. I have it hooked up to a Toshiba Dynadock, which has been working fine for several weeks. For the past couple of days, however, the audio from my computer will not go through the Dynadock to my desktop speakers. The sound is, instead, coming out of my laptop speakers. What happened?? How do I get the sound re-routed back out the USB port through the Dynadock to my desktop speakers?

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  • bendmc May 14, 2009

    A friend spent a few minutes on this problem and we got all the sounds redirected through my desktop speakers with the single exception of my MSN Live Messenger alert tones. Any idea why those sounds would be routed through my laptop speakers when all other computer sounds are coming through the port replicator and out my desktop speakers, now??

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I noticed that Dynadock likes to use the same USB port. Changing USB ports may cause issues.

Also, a workaround is to simply unplug the USB cable from the laptop, wait a minute, then plug it back in. This fixes the sound issue everytime.

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Try to plug in the speaker jack to Headphone jack on you laptop not to your docking station. So the desktop speaker is treated as an external average speaker. GoodLuck!

Posted on Jul 03, 2009

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