Why is my headphone jack not working HP?
Here’s how: Right-click on the sound icon on the lower-right of your computer screen, then click Sounds. Click the Playback tab, unplug and then re-plug your headphone into the headphone jack to make sure Headphones (or Speakers/Headphones, same as below) is checked, then click OK.
Why arent my audio jacks working?
Right-click on your audio driver and select Update Driver. Click on Search automatically for updated driver software. If Windows can find an updated driver, it will automatically download and install the update to your computer. Restart your PC and test if the headphones or headphone jack issue is solved.
How do I turn on the headphone jack on my HP laptop?
Setting Speakers and Headphones in the Sound properties
- Click Start, then click Control Panel.
- Click Hardware and Sound.
- Click Sound.
- Click Speakers and Headphones.
- Click Set Default and then click OK.
Why is my laptop not detecting audio jack?
Your computer not recognizing your headphones is a fairly common issue in Windows 10 PCs. It could be caused by a corrupt or outdated driver, faulty USB ports (if your headset uses USB), an error in the connection (in case of Bluetooth, for example), or an issue with the headphones themselves.