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Music only coming out one speaker

Originally I thought it was my headphones knackered again but I tried this on two sets of headphones and my speakers and each time the music is only coming out one of the speakers. I have had my creative zen for 3 years and this is the first problem I have had with it. Appreciate any help you can give me.

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If you're running xp or vista, you should download this firmware http://drivers.softpedia.com/progDownload/Creative-Zen-Touch-Firmware-21101-Download-14028.html first and see if that fixes the problem. If that doesn't cut it. It's a hardware problem probably with the headphone jack. You could either send it in and it'd probably take a while to fix and alot of complications and money and bla bla bla. or you could just invest in a new music player such as the new 80gb zune which is very great. or an ipod classic, or even another zen product (not recomended)

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