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New Speakers and Headset -- Assistance Needed Please!

post #1 of 5
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So I got my new logitech headset and my new logitech x-240 speakers in the mail today. I'm happy with both of them, but I want to do something that I'm not sure how to go about doing, so if you guys could help me on this one it would be great.

I want to be listening to my iTunes music out of my speakers, and at the same time be listening to whats happening in my video games(cod4, bf2, css, tf2) out of my headset

I have windows xp.

thanks! and i give out rep like crazy so it would be awesome if you helped!
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:O I wanted to learn how to do this as well! I will start trying some stuff around to see if I can find a solution for you. In theory you can't listen to two things out of the same device with a splitter. But there could be software out there! I wonder if you could have the Speakers plugged into Onboard and the headphones into the Sound card or something?
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For this the easiest solution i found was to use your onboard sound for one, your games.
Then get a soundcard for the other source, your music.

Sorry if that doesn't really help but it's the only solution i found short of using an MP3
plugged into my speakers.

@ Cod2player

Nice cans in your avatar, i have a pair.
great clean sound for closed cans.
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Hehe thanks Loki, there's much more expensive ones out there but I can't find a pair that I would like more then these! I think the sound card and onboard definitely would be the easiest way to go!
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Originally Posted by [FH415] LOKI View Post
For this the easiest solution i found was to use your onboard sound for one, your games.
Then get a soundcard for the other source, your music.

Sorry if that doesn't really help but it's the only solution i found short of using an MP3
plugged into my speakers.

@ Cod2player

Nice cans in your avatar, i have a pair.
great clean sound for closed cans.
yeah.. i just plugged in my ipod to the speakers...
and to the other poster i am using my front port for my headset and the rear port for my speakers
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