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So I have some headphones. I can either plug them in on the front, or on the back. The back would be preferred, but somehow the maximal volume achieved on the back is undesirably low while the one on the front is sufficient for me to want to turn the audio down. I think this has to do with windows or the board manufacturer recognizing the back as a output for speakers, and thus driving less power through it, because a lot of speakers have amplifiers.
Is it possible to have the back audio be a headphone port?
Or is it in some other way possible to have the back port give as much power as the front one?
Running Windows 7 with all audio drivers up to date.Onboard audio,z77 extreme4
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Intel Core 2 Duo E7400 @ 3.41GHz Gigabyte GA-P31-ES3G Galaxy 9800GT  A-Data 2x2GB DDR2 840Mhz OC 
Hard DriveOptical DriveCoolingOS
Samsung 140GB 7200RPM Standard one Stock Intel Heatsink Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit 
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15.4 Dell HP CoolerMaster 460W Elite Foxconn ZL-142A 
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Microsoft Laptop 
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