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Choose from back or front panel audio ?

Discussion in 'Multimedia' started by sir_spanky, Dec 4, 2011.

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  1. sir_spanky

    sir_spanky Thread Starter

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    Hey guys, i currently run my 5.1 speakers from the back panel of my computer and have recently brought a headset that i use for gaming, plugged into the front audio panel. When i want to listen to music i use my speakers, so i find myself having to unplug my headset from the front panel to make my speakers work again. Is there a way i can change between devices without having to unplug anything ?

    Thanks in advance
     
  2. pip22

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    The headphone jack is purposely designed to mute speaker output when headphones are plugged in.
    I don't know of any way to prevent that.
     
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