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Broken Headphone plug in Audio jack.

Hi have a small problem part of the headphone plug is broken and still inside the audio jack which is front loading on my computer it's a Dell desttop.

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By and large

By and large, that jack is now going to be useless. If you wanted to take the system apart and pull out just the front i/o board, you might be able to dig it out, but there might also be collateral damage to the port in doing so that would render it just as useless as it is now. So your call. There is no magic method for fixing these kinds of things.

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Cordless Headphones

I could possibly get some cordless headphones,if all else fails.?

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you can consider liquid solder.I don't know the spelling.Maybe just a tiny dab on another piece of metal then hold it there till it hardens.Gives you something to think about anyway.

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USB or wireless is usually the next workaround.

Repair is usually more than the common workarounds.

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