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I tried to plug headphones into the tablet, but it didn't recognize that there were headphones. What is going on?

I used these headphones with a laptop computer and a monitor connected to a video game console, and they worked. I also tested with a new pair of headphones, but the tablet still did not recognize the headphones, even though I plugged them into the proper jack.

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Have you tried simply rebooting your tablet, you may just have something corrupt in memory and a reboot should resolve that.

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