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Acer aspire 3680 speaker and headphones no sound

I have been to a computer technician for my problem and he said that this is a problem with a few of the above laptops.he said that i would probably need a sound chip for my problem, can i have that shipped to me? i have 2 of these laptops with the same problem and there not even 1 year old,NOT IMPRESSED AT ALL

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I brought frisby headphones for my acer computer. the system reconizes that something is plug in. i have no problem with sound from my insignia speakers that i brought but the frisby headphone has no sound comming out . i should not hear the built in speaker of the pc once i plug in the headphones

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Gee you have two them and theyre only a year old one would think they had warranty? For two machines to clap out with a chip problem is highly suspious ie on a technician say so. I dont blame you for not being impressed. Are you sure its not a driver problem. Could you be a bit more specific as tothe problem or causes of your problem gee two of them highly improbable but yet not not impossible I suspect. Its got to be a software orblem. Not a hardware. I would hate to get your hopes up but investigate before you leap into the fire "and get burnt" go here and find your country ask them for support and also tell them your predicament! good luck

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    0rblem = problem So sorry for the misspelling

  • Anonymous Sep 17, 2007

    Hey! I didnt realise you came from New Zealand until I wrote the letter to you and looked at your profile. You can see by my name I come from the good old land too.

    Did you know they have a 0800 number?

    Technical Support Centre Enquiries: 0800 223 769 (0800-ACERNZ)
    ring them up ask them for there help. and pl Id love to know who that techno is NO I DONT he migt be crook.



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