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USB Headphones no longer switching to audio device


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#1 Odjn

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Posted 13 June 2009 - 12:47 PM

Hi all.

I have a usb headset that I use for headphones and playing games. Recently, my computer stopped automatically switching what audio device to use when playing sounds. It used to be when I plugged in my headphones it would switch to the headphones, and unplugged used my speakers again. Now, when I plug in my headphones I have to manually go in through my control panel and switch the audio device to my headset, then set it back when I unplug it.

Any reason this would have stopped working, or what I could do to fix it? The headphones still work...I just wish it was automatic.

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#2 Odjn

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Posted 13 June 2009 - 04:48 PM

D'oh. It seems to be working now. Don't I feel stupid :thumbsup:

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Posted 13 June 2009 - 05:49 PM

Don't worry about it, no harm in testing the waters :thumbsup:.

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