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CPU front audio jack not working

I have windows 10 installed in my pc and my front audio jack is fine but after connecting headphone to audio jack it doesn't detects anything but the rear audio jack gets detect properly, even i installed realtek driver but after installation no driver manager shows up as in its not been installed,any suggestion please....

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Audio Drivers

In reply to: CPU front audio jack not working

Just install audio drivers perfectly according to your current system status.
This will surely solve your problem.

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all drivers installed

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i've already installed all the drivers and there is two audio drivers in it one is nvidia audio driver n second is realtek audio driver but i can't find realtek in start menu apps option it just shows installed in add or remove programs section

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Re: Realtek HD Audio

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On my Windows 10 PC I find Realtek HD Audio Configuration as a Control Panel applet (it's not under Sound, but it's it's own applet starting with R, so a little bit higher in the alfabetic list).
Isn't it there with you?

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Check drivers version

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Just check that the drivers version you are using is compatible with your system or not. By the way, is it windows 8 or windows 10?

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Re: front audio

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- Can you explain what you mean with "is fine" if apparently it isn't?
- Open the case and check the connection of the cable from the jack to the motherboard. Is that all fine also?
- The obvious workaround is a 10$ USB audio 'card' connected to one of your front USB ports (if those are connected ...)

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front Audio jack has no hardware issue

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the audio is jack is working fine it doesn't have any hardware issue i guess there is some kind of driver issue in my pc
and i already have a usb sound card but the sound quality is not worth and has no bass, so can suggest me any driver or something to sort it out please

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A little history lesson.

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Up until a few years ago, detection of something plugged into audio jacks was not available.

If your hardware supports it, the driver from the laptop or motherboard maker is required to enable this.

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Working properly in windows 7

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It was working properly until i upgraded my Os to windows 10 from 7

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Re: upgraded

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- You're sure you installed all Windows 10 drivers after upgrading?
- It stopped working the exact day of your upgrade?

Post was last edited on July 24, 2017 12:35 AM PDT

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all drivers are installed

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i've installed all the drivers properly but the problem is i can't find realtek audio driver in the apps menu

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Re: apps menu

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Whatever the apps menu is, it's unlikely to contain a driver. And what is a "driver manager"?

Moreover, audio should work with the driver that comes with Windows (although it might offer less options).If it works on the audio on the backside, I don't think it's a audio driver issue. So as a work around, use that, possibly with an extender cable, so it's easier to reach.

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audio manager

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i meant the realtek audio driver is installed but i can't find the software in programs to open realtek audio manager and when i try to search it in start menu "realtek audio driver" nothings shows up
and earphone does work in backside audio jack

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Re: audio manager

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It's not in the Start menu, it's in Control Panel. Easy to find if you list the applets alphabetically and look at R.
And note that a driver isn't a manager.

Post was last edited on July 24, 2017 5:11 AM PDT

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