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Internal + External Speaker Playback

Q: Internal + External Speaker Playback

Hey,
I have a Dell Studio 1555 Laptop with built in speakers, but I also have a pair of Harmon/Kardon speakers that plug into the headphone jack. When I plug in the speakers, it makes the sound stop playing through the computers internal speakers, only out of the Harmon/Kardon speakers. Is there any way to get the sound to play through the internal speakers and the plugged in speakers at the same time? Thanks in advance for any help :)

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A: Internal + External Speaker Playback

I dont belive that there is a way to do that.
It is usually the desire to have the internal speakers stop playing when the headphone jack is used.

I did notice this in the specs.
Audio jacks (1 line-in, 2 line-out, 1 Mic-in)

Have you tried to use the line out recepticle and see if it works correctly?

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I am running Windows 10 Professional with current up-to-date updates on my Dell Inspiron Laptop.

Several days ago I noticed that plugging in current headset no longer muted the internal speaker. I know that it is not the headset as it works perfectly on another computer.
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Doing a web search has not resulted in finding the problem, let alone a solution. Further my anti-virus is up-to-date, as are the microphone and speaker drivers.

Pointers in the direction of a solution will be much appreciated.

Thanks in advance.

A:External Speaker Fails to Mute Internal Speaker

What audio codec does your laptop use?

It will be listed in device manager. The VEN DEV combo will be enough information.

You'll find it in the device properties details tab, specifically, the "Hardware IDs" section.

It will resemble this:

Code:
HDAUDIO\FUNC_01&VEN_10EC&DEV_0288&SUBSYS_10EC0191&REV_1000
Usually the audio codec chip itself will detect an external speaker is plugged in. Have you checked your audio device's configuration software? It should have a shortcut in the classic control panel.

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Dell dimension e520 running win xp

there is no computer sound when pc shuts down and can't get
sound on external speaker.

Please help

A:No internal or external speaker sound

first go to control panel and check the audio option of your computer and see if the computer recognizes a sound card.

after clicking audio go ahead and check the settings. if everything is grayed out it means you don't have sound card installed, you need to check device manager and see if you have your sound card there and if see if it's installed with the correct driver.

check also if the external speakers are connected to the right audio port at the back of pc.

hope this helps!

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New Dell Optiplex 980 Win. 7 64 bit (SSD) and having diffy with my computer speakers and playing the onboard / internal speaker that both play at the same time. 
.I've updated the Realtek High Definition driver and believe system is up to date on everything else. Would this be a matter of just disabling the onboard speaker?

Thanks.

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HI I am facing audio problem for the last few months. when i install window 7 its automatically install audio driver which plays built in laptop speaker but exteranl headphone/microphone do not play sound. Same like this if i install given audio driver of hp probook 6550b which is sp48147 then headphone play sound but spearkers do not. I have installed windows many times to solve this issue but still this problem is existing. Please help in resolving this issue

A:Laptop speaker play sound but external headphone or speaker ...

Hi, Please try to enable it using the following steps (a) Right click the speaker icon,(b) Click Playback devices.(c) Right click External speakers (or similar) ,              (d) Click Enable,(e) Click Apply/Ok Regards.

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I am looking to purchase a USB 3.0 enclosure to accommodate BOTH (of course, if available else will buy 2 separate)

internal blue-ray dvd burner LITE-ON Blu-ray Burner with Blu Ray 3D Feature IHBS112-04 - OEM http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16827106369

and

WD Cavier black 500GB HDD suggested by win2kpro i.e.http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16822136795.

Which is the BEST usb 3.0 enclosure available in the market? Vantec NexStar CX SuperSpeed 3.5" SATA to USB 3.0 External Hard Drive Enclosure - Model NST-310S3-BK http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16817392039 looks ok but only for HDD. So, PLEASE HELP.

Thanks a LOT in advance.

I already read following thread and the answer given by win2Kpro's :

http://forums.techguy.org/hardware/1032689-external-hdd.html

An enclosure such as this;

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16817173043

with this drive;

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16822136795

and a copy of Acronis True Image backup software should give you a fairly reasonable backup solution. If you want a little better drive I would use this one.

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16822136697 ​
 

A:External enclosure - for both internal Blue-ray burner & internal WD Cavier black HDD

I would consider this enclosure for the burner.

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16817392021
 

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Hi guys. I hope I'm in the right place with this question.

I recently got a bluetooth speaker and have been unsuccessfully attempting to play audio through it from my Dell XPS laptop. I running Windows 8.1. I have successfully paired the speaker, but it does not show up in the list of playback devices. Can anyone help me with this?

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Now, only when i play a game and watch a dvd movie it will play sound. Is it possible to use it all the time, for example during mp3 playback? Do i need a 5.1 mp3-player or something?

Specs..

Sb Live 5.1
speakerset: Us Blaster ..something..

Thanks in advance
 

A:Center speaker during mp3 playback.. Possible?

I can't speek for your soundcard/speaker setup but I listen to MP3 with all five of my speakers. You have to set your soundcard /speakers to playback in Dolby pro-logic mode, then it will decode the stereo signal to all 5/6 speakers for most music.
 

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I recently upgraded to Vista and it automatically recognised my Creative Soundblaster Audigy SE and installed it. However, when I plug in my 7.1 it only gives playback through 2 of the speakers. When I go to control panel and configure the speakers, the test function gives playback through all of the speakers. However, when playing sound through media programs (Itunes and Media player), I only get playback through the front left and right and the sub. I updated all the drivers and installed the audio console that came with the drivers, changed all the setting to 7.1 and i still only get playback from the two speakers.

Any help would be much appreciated
 

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Weird problem. Transferring between the two internal hard drives is very slow and some times does the bursts speeds. But if I try transferring from EITHER of the internal drives to an external drive they transfer at their recommended speeds.

Raptor SATA 36Gb - OS
Maxtor SATA 500Gb - Storage
External Maxtor SATA 500Gb - Backup (USB 2.0)

Any ideas?

Thanks,
Dan
 

A:Internal HDD transfer slow. Internal HDD to External fast.

What are the speeds?
 

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I recently purchased a HP pavillion computer windows 10 with bluetooth and jbl flip wireless speaker which connected to the computer. But when I play music from youtube it skips. How can I fix this?

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I have a brand new HP 17t laptop, that was customized back in Septmber 2014. I needed bluetooth, so i got that installed. My issue is, every bluetooth speaker I pair to my laptop it plays music but every few seconds or so it "skips" during playback. Turning off the bluetooth speaker, the built in speaker on my laptop (Beats Audio) plays great, no skipping. I thought maybe it was my internet, so i turned off wireless internet and just played a CD in my optical drive in my laptop, and the audio came through the built in speaker great, turned on bluetooth speaker, it skips again, without internet. Tried another CD same thing, doesn't matter. I thought it was the speaker, took it back to best buy, bought a new BOSE mini 3 or whatever, and it STILL skips during playback! I have Windows 7 Profesional SP1 preinstalled from HP, took off McaFee virus that came with it, I checked Device manager, and all drivers are up to date it says, and no errors in Device Manager, connection is all full on both wireless internet and speaker connection, but it still skips during audio playback. In Device manager, it shows under "Bluetooth Radios" 1. Microsoft Bluetooth Enmerator and 2. Qualcomm Atheros QCA9565 Bluetooth 4.0 adapter. The drivers says there up to date on  both, so i thought maybe it was my HD audio from Realtek, but those are up to date, and the audio works fine once it isn't playing through bluetooth. I thought maybe location, the speaker skips no matter if it... Read more

A:Bluetooth Speaker keeps "skipping" during playback

Hi @sreamer17ydr, Welcome to the HP Support Forums! I understand you are having issues with your Bluetooth speakers in terms of reliability.  My first question to you is why do you want to use Bluetooth if you want reliable sound? Bluetooth like most wireless technologies can be affected by interference.  Bluetooth also tends to function better with a clear line of site.  the adaptor in your notebook supports a higher data transfer rate , but if the receiver is at a different Bluetooth level, you are possibly going to see some problems. As a start you can look at this.Understanding Bluetooth Wireless Technology Bluetooth is very useful but has its limitations. Please see the following from wikipedia. Bluetooth Also could you post the full product number for your notebook.How Do I Find My Model Number or Product Number?





Malygris1 I work on behalf of HPPlease click Accept as Solution if you feel my post solved your issue, it will help others find the solution.Click Kudos Thumbs Up on the right to say ?Thanks? for helping!

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i recently had my whole pc crash so i reinstalled it including my on board sound card i don't know what it is or how to check but it used realtek audio drivers and now since reinstall i have no rear speaker sound anyone else have the same problem and know a way to fix it ? my sound system is 5.1
 

A:Rear speaker playback issues

I'm guessing you reformatted you hard driver and reinstalled Windows. Did you install the realtek audio drivers, i would need to know the brand and model of your motherboard to help you get the right driver for the realtek audio.
 

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Is there no internal speaker for the 700-414? I'm moving some things around and I don't have my audio system hooked up yet.Thanks

A:Internal speaker

KAP1959, welcome to the forum. No, HP desktops do not have internal speakers except for the system sounds.  This is not capable of working for other sound.  If there are speakers they would be in the monitor. Please click the Thumbs up + button if I have helped you and click Accept as Solution if your problem is solved.

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An internal speaker in my computer keeps beeping periodically (at very different rates) when I play games and only when I play games as far as I've noticed.

What causes this and how do I make it stop?
 

A:Internal speaker

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I just talked to a guy who has had his speakers swiped by his brother. I told him most pc s come with an internal speaker so he should get some sound even if it is the basic beeps. He says no way without external speakers. I don't think I have ever had a pc without a internal speaker of some kind. I have even seen softeare to play mp3s, poorly, using win 3. He says his computer is two weeks old. Am I out to lunch on this? It's driving me nuts.
 

A:Internal speaker?

The "internal speaker" on many systems these days is simply a small "piezo" beeper attached to the motherboard, not like the "real" speaker that used to be fitted to older systems.

The internal speaker is controlled at BIOS level, and is not usually available to Windows as a sound output device, just a BIOS error signalling device.

So your were in to lunch, once. But lunch has changed.
 

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Hello,
I recently purchased a Studio 1558 laptop. The specs are below:
Processor: Intel (R) Core (TM) i7 CPU   Q 720 @ 1.60 GHZRAM: 6 GBSystem type: 64-bit operating systemATI Mobility Radeon HD 5470Sound - ATI High Definition Audio Device, IDT High Definition Audio CODECI have plugged in older Dell speakers that I used with my desktop. The sound works fine until I load a webpage, or load a folder etc and then sound will temporarily switch from my external speakers to my internal laptop speakers. This is quite annoying as it happens frequently and sometimes I blare my externals which can't be good if it keeps switching to my internals.
Can anyone recommend a fix? It would be greatly appreciated.
 
Ryan

A:External vs Internal Speakers - Keeps switching to internal?

Hey Ryan, i had a similar issue with my laptop and i think it has a very easy solution. (But may vary from laptop to laptop)  When i had this issue, i simple went to agreatpick.com and the technician there were happy to help me with this problem. I hope you find the answer to the problem. Thanks!

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i'm about to purchase a new hard drive for my computer and i'm trying to decide if i should get a large internal HD (500gb) or if i should get a smaler capacity harddrive 250gb with an external drive. I use my computer mostly for music/video and was thinking of using the external drive to store those exclusively and use the internal drive for the OS, hence the wanting a smaller capacity drive as i can't find a use for a 500gb HD just for an os/ a few programs. I'm not a big gammer at all, but i do enjoy playing simulation games like The Sims 2and Startopia, which don't take up much space either. Currently i have 2x80GB drives, one with vista and my music and the other with videos. Guidance much appreciated.
 

A:500GB Internal HD or 250GB Internal HD/External HD

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Okay, so about 2 hours ago I was in a teamspeak. Suddenly my microphone and headset cut out, immediately I right clicked the sound icon and selected 'playback devices' there were three icons I didn't recognise one was a speaker that said 'Xsplit audio renderer'

Another was a picture of a headphone

Another was a speaker which said 'Via HD Audio'

If I remember correctly it should say realtek or something, but it didn't. None of them worked, but if I played a video it detected the sound from the video but I couldn't hear it.

Please someone help...
Also sorry if this is on the wrong thread, I didn't know where else to put it

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Okay, so about 2 hours ago I was in a teamspeak. Suddenly my microphone and headset cut out, immediately I right clicked the sound icon and selected 'playback devices' there were three icons I didn't recognise one was a speaker that said 'Xsplit audio renderer'

Another was a picture of a headphone

Another was a speaker which said 'Via HD Audio'

If I remember correctly it should say realtek or something, but it didn't. None of them worked, but if I played a video it detected the sound from the video but I couldn't hear it.

Please someone help...
Also sorry if this is on the wrong thread, I didn't know where else to put it

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Ok so i bought the new Harmon Kardon-Onyx Studio model of bluetooth speaker and I want it to play via my laptop. I'm using a Gateway P6831fx laptop with windows vista 32 bit OS.
 
The speaker is recognised by my laptop and is "paired"  and appears if I select the "show bluetooth devices" option.
 
The problem is I have no sound and cannot figure out how to make this thing play via my laptop...????
 
If I go to the bottom right hand side and right click on the volume icon, then go to playback devices the bluetooth speaker does not appear.
 
I tried to update my bluetooth driver and it appears that is is current and does not need to be updated.
 
Any help or ideas would be greatly appreciated.
 
Thanks in advance.....

A:Bluetooth speaker paired but NO SOUND and does not appear in playback devices.

 You might try the Inland bluetooth adapter.  That's what I'm using with my bluetooth speaker & it's working fine on my Windows 7 laptop.
 
Good luck.

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Okay, so about 2 hours ago I was in a teamspeak. Suddenly my microphone and headset cut out, immediately I right clicked the sound icon and selected 'playback devices' there were three icons I didn't recognise one was a speaker that said 'Xsplit audio renderer'

Another was a picture of a headphone

Another was a speaker which said 'Via HD Audio'

If I remember correctly it should say realtek or something, but it didn't. None of them worked, but if I played a video it detected the sound from the video but I couldn't hear it.

Please someone help...




Also sorry for lack of detail it was hard to describe

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I can't get live sound playback on laptop speaker's through line-in on my via hd audio sound card any body got any ideas?
terra laptop
1.60Ghz intel duo-core2
win xp pro
512mb nvidia geforce go
2Gb ram
 

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In the panel of Bang & Olufsen, what is Spearker Fill and Enable playback multi-streaming options?  There are texts describe these, but I don't quite understand.  There is no manual for these, also.

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Hello,  I have a problem with sound from internal speaker again. Following a topic from this forum, I installed ThinkVantage Tool and for a while my problem was solved but now I have no sound again. What (and why) is the issue here? How to fix it once for good? This is very annoying. Please, heeelp! Thx

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I purchased this desktop earlier this year.  I have updated my BIOS and sound drivers and still no sound from the internal speakers, even after restart?! Does this model even have any? So frustrating...

A:no internal speaker sound

Hi: I don't know of any HP consumer desktop PC that comes with an internal speaker, including yours. Only HP business desktop PC's have internal speakers. You will need to purchase a set of external speakers. They plug into the back port labeled # 8 in the illustration below. Figure : Back I/O ports DC input powerVGADVI-DUSB 3.0: 2USB 2.0: 2LANAudio: Line inAudio: Line outAudio: Microphone

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i have optiplex 380.on win7 internal speaker does not working.i installed sound driver from dell site.

A:optiplex 380 internal speaker

Hi hmnah,
Do you remember making any recent changes to the computer prior to this issue?
I would suggest you to follow the steps mentioned below:
Method 1:
Open audio troubleshooter and check if the issue occurs follow the steps in the link below:
Open the Playing Audio troubleshooter
Method 2:
Verify if the default sound device is set correctly. Follow these steps:

Click the Start button, click Control Panel, click Hardware and Sound, and then click Sound.
Click the Playback tab. Make sure the correct default audio device is selected. (For most users, the default audio device is Speakers.)
If your default device isn't set to the correct audio device, on the Playback tab, select the correct device, click Properties, click the Advanced tab, and make sure that Default Format is set to the value that you expect. When finished, click OK.
On the Playback tab, select the playback device, click Configure, and then make sure the configurations are set correctly.
If the sound settings are set correctly, and your speakers are already set as the default device, go to "Verify that an audio driver is installed" now.
Select the audio device that you want as the default audio device, and then click Set Default.
Click OK to save your settings.

For your reference follow the steps in the following link:
Tips for fixing common sound problems
Method 3:
If the above step fails follow the steps from the link:
No sound in Windows.
Let me know the status.

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Hi 
I am prabhat. i am using Dell Inspiron n5010. Recently i installed window 8.1 64 bit. Suddenly my internal speakers stop working however sound is coming from headphone. I had updated audio driver also but nothing works. What a matter is? I would like to know is window 8.1 is compatible to dell inspiron n5010 or not, because initially i was using window 7 64 bit. If 8.1 will work then how i get back my sound from speakers. Any one please help me out.

A:No sound from internal speaker

tiru1973I would like to know is window 8.1 is compatible to dell inspiron n5010 or not
Hello. Dell does not support Win8.1 on the Inspiron 15 N5010, however, the audio should work.
Your laptop has IDT audio hardware on the motherboard, but there is not a Win8.1 audio driver available for it, so install the IDT Win7 audio driver into Win8.1, by using compatibility mode.
1. Download and save the audio driver to your desktop or any convenient location on the hard drive.  2. Double click on the new folder to extract (unzip) the driver files.3. The extractor wizard will create a new folder for the driver files. It will be at "c:\dell\drivers\xxxxxx". Write down the exact location that the wizard creates. 4. If the driver begins to install automatically, halt (cancel) the installation.5. Browse to the driver files on the hard drive (the location you wrote down).6. Find the "setup.exe" file.7. Right click on setup.exe to open the context menu.8. Select the Properties.9. Select the Compatibility tab.10. Check the box "run this program in compatibility mode for"... Win7.
If the speakers still do not work after installing the IDT driver, revert the laptop back to Windows 7 if possible.
If the speakers still do not work after reverting to Win7, test the speakers for failure by running either the audio test in the ePSA test, or by failing the color bar test in  the PSA test {Your laptop will have either the ePSA test or the older PSA test.) Instruc... Read more

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Please read this conversation because it describe my problem too: http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Audio/HP-Pavilion-dv4-1275mx-sound-not-working-after-clean-ins... The only difference is that on my desktop (dc 5800 small factor) the ID for ?unknown device? in Device Manager is: ACPI\PNP0800*PNP0800 ?The drivers for this device are not installed. (Code 28) The installation of this device is forbidden by system policy. Contact your system administrator. To find a driver for this device, click Update Driver?.   When I try to update the driver with DI High-Definition (HD) Audio Driver for Microsoft Windows 7 (International) downloaded  from HP.com (for dc 5800 small factor) the message is: ?Windows could not find software driver for your device?. Please help! Thank you!  

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Hi everyone,

I have a Fujitsu NH751, Windows 7. Recently, I've encountered a problem with the audio: The background music in videos are normal, but the voices are always distant. The sound never drops off, it's just steadily distant, like the voice is coming from far away. I always use earphones, so I thought that maybe it was my headphone jack that needed to be rewired.

I decided to just get a USB soundcard. However, even with a USB soundcard, the voices are still distant. I find that whether on the USB or in my laptop's jack, as long as I don't plug the earphones all the way in (about 3/4 in) it works perfectly fine.

My system sounds have always been normal, no matter whether it's plugged all the way in or not. If I don't use earphones, my sound is perfectly fine.

I've re-installed my audio drivers, but it didn't help. I also went to Realtek's Audio Manager and made sure all the enhancements were unchecked. The USB doesn't even use Realtek, and yet it gives me the same problem. I'm wondering if this is a hardware problem, can it be fixed, and how much would it cost?

Thanks for any help!
 

A:Internal speaker problem

If you are getting the same results from two audio chipsets/sound cards with the same set of headphones, I'd suspect the headphones are faulty. Test the headset in another (3rd) device. If you have the same problem, the headphones are faulty.
 

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Hi, Just recieved my brand new HP laptop gen 4 and am very pleased but there seems to be a 'buzzing' coming from the internal speakers when anything loud/basey is played. it seems like when a small, cheap speaker is trying to deal with a more complex range of sounds, treble middle and base at the same time. I don't know if you can help, i don't want to return it as it seems perfect. thanks in advance Bailey 

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(not sure which forum this post should go to, so I hope this is ok). I am speaking to someome through skype that has a high pitched voice. How can I add some base and take away some treble from her voice. Please help. My ears are starting to bleed.

I have a Dell Inspiron Laptop.
 

A:Add Base to Internal PC Speaker

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I recently purchased an X1 Carbon running Windows 7.  Headphones work, but the internal speakers do not.   I've tried using the windows troubleshooting tool.  It doesn't find anything wrong. I've gone through all five things liste in this article: https://support.lenovo.com/us/en/solutions/ht501860 None of them solved the problem. Any ideas? Thanks!

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at my school the computers are dell optiplex 360 w/ win XP all stock except for software. They produce all of their sound through the internal speaker and from what i've heard or read thus far says that thats not possible but clearly it is and im curious how it works. any help would be very apreciated Thankyou

A:confused by internal speaker

Older computers had a system speaker in the bottom of the case. this speaker would just beep sounds from the CMOS like the POST beep right after boot up. Many modern computers have a set of speakers that are attached to the mother board on the inside of the case so you don't have to install speakers if you don't want to. Though there is an external speaker jack.

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Hello,

I have Parkinson's disease so I use voice recognition software.

The problem occurs when I want to edit my dictation and I want to play back my words. It seems there is a speaker buried deep in the computer. The volume on that speaker is so low as to be almost useless.

I would like either to adjust that volume or direct the audio through my normal speakers.

I'm ignorant of computer terminology so I may have viewed the settings but not recognized them.

Your guidance will certainly be appreciated.

Thank you
 

A:Volume on internal speaker

This probably should be in the hardware forum, but here goes.

I am guessing you do not have the speakers plugged in if you are not hearing anything through them. When you plug in the speakers it will usually stop using the internal speaker. You want to plug your speakers into a like colored port on the back of the PC coming out of your sound card. It will have lots of tiny holes in it like you would plug a headset into. If it is not the same color then it will probably show you an arrow pointing out from the center.
 

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Hello! I have had no problems with the laptop's audio/speaker until I recently connected it to a MI bluetooth speaker. When I disconnected it after using, the default internal speakers and earphone jacks cannot be detected (right-click audio icon -> playback device -> default devices cannot be found) and the audio icon in the bottom right corner is always showing a red cross. I tried connecting the bluetooth speakers again and it is working fine, but after disconnection the problem came back and I couldn't enable audio of any sort. I really need to use earphones when I'm in public and can't depend on my bluetooth speakers for everything. Any help would be very much appreciated!!

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Hi All

A couple of days ago the internal speaker on my pc stopped working for some reason. As I say in the title of this thread, I can still get sound through my headset but I would really like to restore the workings of the internal speaker.

So far I've downloaded the free DriveMax prog and checked all my drivers. There are a few out of date and one of them is for the SoundMax system that, I guess, controls the sounds - unless this is done by something else? Anyway, I downloaded and installed the newer version but then I got several message boxes come up on the reboot saying there was some sort of corruption - sorry, I can't remember what it said exactly and I can't reproduce it as I've taken the computer back using the system restore.

Can anyone help me with this please. I'm not that smart with computers as it is and even less so when it comes to drives so I'd appreciate it if someone can check the drives and possibly suggest any other checks that can be done to isolate the problem.

FYI - the pc is an hp Compaq running XPpro.

Thanks in advance.

A:Internal Speaker not Working

By way of an up date, I managed to download another copy of the driver that I said in my opening post had caused problems but this time there wasn't any sign of similar problems. However, neither was there any sign that its installation had cured my problem.

Sure would appreciate some suggestions.

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Helloi use earpiece can hear sounds but as for internal speaker there is no sounds i try all the possible solution like reinstall, remove , update and all doesn't work it i believe something do with hdmi port to tv  please help thanks  

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I have this old computer which I dont use anymore, but there is something about it that left me quite confused

It has a sound card, but the external spreakers produce no sound. Instead, the internal speaker produces all the sounds (which gives terrible quality because the case is closed, and its a crappy speaker anyways). I never changed any of the computers settings, but one day it was like that and never changed back.

Any explanations (I dont use the computer and prolly wont (it doesnt even have an OS installed (ready for trash))?

Just want to figure this one out. Its an old compaq p-i with < 128 RAM (I think its like 32MB)
 

A:Internal Speaker producing all sound?

If it doesn't have an operating system installed, what sounds are you hearing besides the BIOS beep(s)?
 

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When I turn on the computer, after about 30 minutes the interanl speaker (sometimes) starts beeping and won't stop until I turn off the computer. Also, after this happens and I re-boot, i get a message telling me to 'check system health'.
 

A:internal speaker won't stop sounding

Identify the beeps, long or short, how many and so on. Like morse code. Find out your bios manufacturer, go to there site and you should be able to find information on the beep codes.
 

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hi guys
my computer hp dx2100 micro tower, internal speaker dont have a sound.
i check my sound card driver is ok, the cable between motherboard and speaker is connected. i also reinstall the sound driver, but the end the speaker in the computer didnt have sound, can someone tell me what is the problem that occur??
 

A:internal speaker dont have a sound

the case speaker doesnt rely on your sound card, all it provides is basically beeps and such. For sound from your sund card you need external speakers connected to the sound card sockets.
 

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Ok. For Some reason, my internal speaker on the right side is a bit messed up. Whenever I play anything, it gives off this interferring bass sound like U get from static or something. It very muffled. My left speaker is ok but my right speaker is giving off this sound. I don't know how to fix it.

I just got this laptop two days ago. I think it doing this is cause My battlefield 2 crashed and now, I can't figure out how to fix this sound thing.
This also happened yesterday but it fixed itself out somehow. I don't know what I did yesterday to fix this but earlier today, BF2 crashed and now my audio on the right internal speaker messed up.
 

A:Laptop Internal Speaker Messed Up

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Which driver needs to install in OptiPlex 780 for an Internal speaker? I need help because tried many but failed. It's not working. (It's OptiPlex 780 slim body and using window 10.)

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A few days ago, i was trying to get my headphones to work. So i went into the Playback Devices menu ( When you right click the speaker icon on Windows 7) and i accidentally hit remove on the options for my internal speakers. I have no clue how to get them back and the only way i can play sound is if i use my external sound card that came with my headset and plug headphones into it. I downloaded the driver off of the Gateway website and ran the setup, but that didn't solve the problem. HELP PLEASE!!!!
 

A:Solved: Internal Speaker Problems

Go back to playback devices.
Right click an open area in the window and click
show hidden devices.
If it shows up there,you may be able to right click
and enable it.
 

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Hi everyone!

I was just wondering if it's possible to make the internal PC speaker beep in Windows. I'm not talking about external speakers or headphones, I'm talking about the speaker inside a desktop computer.

What I've been told is starting Windows Vista, the beep.sys file in C:\Windows\System32\drivers is replaced with a newer version that doesn't allow beeping through the internal speaker, and all beeps go through external speakers (if connected). I've also been told that in Windows XP, with no external speakers connected, Windows XP will use the internal speaker for console.beep in VB.NET, or with any error/warning message.

A few articles online said you can replace your own beep.sys file with one from Windows XP, although this will only work on 32-bit installations. I haven't tried this yet, but I do have an installation of Windows XP available. It would be even better if someone could find a way to also do this on 64-bit installations. (Maybe use the beep.sys from Windows XP x64 Edition?)

Anyway, I want the end result to be able to use console.beep on Windows Vista or newer OS and have the sound come through the internal speaker. Any suggestions?
 

A:Solved: Internal PC speaker beep

Whatever your intention, you really don't want your program to go messing around with the Windows system files. Even if it works (and I imagine you want some sort of audible alert that can't be disabled by just turning off the sound), you'd then throw anything else that expects the beep to use the headphones or connected speakers.

As to the actual answer, you'd need to send a signal to the hardware directly and I don't know how to do that. Perhaps something here can help: http://www.vbforums.com/showthread....om-PC-Internal-Speaker-(not-from-sound-card)-!!
 

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On my Windows 7 laptop, when I plug in my EXTERNAL speakers, the volume is OK, also when I Skype using my INTERNAL speaker, again the volume is quite adequate with my mp3 and audio files. BUT --- when I try to listen to my mp3 and audio files with the INTERNAL speaker, I can hardly hear anything, very weak volume. The volume bars are all on maximum, so what can I do? Strange that when I Skype using INTERNAL speaker, all is OK!

A:Volume problem when using INTERNAL speaker

What is the media player that you use to listen to MP3's? Is the volume all the way up on the media player.
Also in the system tray by the clock, you should have an icon for your sound or in Control Panel, other then the Windows Volume speaker. Here you can change volume for your internal speakers. Also, click the Windows Volume speaker and press Mixer to adjust the volume for your media player.

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