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Hi guys, does my sound card (see sig) have a jack for headphones and a mic? I am using three jacks for 5.1 surround atm and have two left and not too sure as to what they are? Thanks
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post #2 of 9
The green one could be used as a headphone jack.
The mic would be the blue one.

You could probably set it up in the little sound application.
post #3 of 9
Been a while since I had a Creative sound card, but if I'm not mistaken, you can make the green input to work as a regular jack to use with your headphones. Just change the settings in the application for the card.
     
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The green one could be used as a headphone jack.
The mic would be the blue one.

You could probably set it up in the little sound application.
Ok thanks alot. So....i have just spent the last hour and a half enabling the onboard sound in the BIOS (HD Audio and the other one) and installing soundMax drivers and trying to get sound out of my headphones through the green jack (front and back panel of motherboard) for nothing?

I will disable it again and uninstall the drivers now and try the creative lol.
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So there is no way of having both speakers and headphones plugged into the card so its easy to do a quick swap in device manager?
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Ok so i took out the grren speaker cable and replaced it with the headphones and i got headphone sounds, however there was still sound coming from the speakers too. So i had to turn the volume knob on the speaker itself down so it was the headphones. I have "automatically mute speakers when headphones detected" checked in the creative control panel so i dont know why i had sound from both? Anyone know?
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post #7 of 9
Automatically mute speaker when headphones detected only works when you are using the front audio header.
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post #8 of 9
Quote:
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So there is no way of having both speakers and headphones plugged into the card so its easy to do a quick swap in device manager?
Maybe you can use something like this

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post #9 of 9
The only way for that to work is from the front panel audio. I remember that both jack(back jack and front panel jack) can play the same sound simultaneously on Creative cards.
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