Help Lost Laptop Speakers

  andrew mcelvenney 20:42 01 Dec 14
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For some reason my laptop has suddenly lost sound on it's speakers but still works on headphones. I've checked all setting and they show everything is working ok so am at a loss as to what the problem is.

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 21:53 01 Dec 14

possible headphone socket stuck in headphone position, try plugging unplugging headphones a few times.

  andrew mcelvenney 08:59 02 Dec 14

Tried that and no difference still no sound from speakers.

  rdave13 10:58 02 Dec 14

In Playback devices check that speakers reset back to default. Sometimes this doesn't happen after removing headphones.

  daxian 11:07 02 Dec 14

hi ... check speakers not muted @ keyboard

  andrew mcelvenney 11:57 02 Dec 14

Had another fiddle with the headphone socket and now got sound from the speakers. Thanks for your help.

  wee eddie 13:22 02 Dec 14

Possible cause: When the Headphone Jack is inserted, it causes a switch to cut the Speakers out. That Switch may have stuck. Your fiddling with the Jack may have released this switch.

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