Rolling back to a previous driver or disabling and re-enabling the current one also didn't do anything, same with the Windows audio troubleshooter. When the headphones are plugged in, Right click on the speaker icon in the task bar. When the mixer opens, the headphones should be there.
Quickly fix PC issues and prevent others from happening with this software: Microsoft released the Anniversary Update two weeks ago, but complaints about various issues caused by the second major update for Windows 10 keep coming in.
Latest reported problem that bothers some users who installed the Anniversary Update is the problem with Realtek Ethernet.
Hi, I'm having the following issue: After the latest forced Windows 10 update my laptop (ASUS G551JW) is only outputting sound through the speakers--when I plug in my headphones (any headphones), the Realtek HD Audiomanager pops up, asks me, if I plugged in headphones, and after confirming this the laptop speakers go mute but nothing comes out of the headphones.
Headphones are also not listed as a sound device any more (see image).
Read More: Driver Talent Review on Engadget Click the button below to get Driver Talent instantly and then perform 3 easy steps to fix the incorrect Realtek audio driver. Click “Scan” to detect all drivers for Windows 10, all the problematic drivers will be list in seconds. You are also able to update drivers by clicking “Update”.
Note: In case you may need to roll back to a specific driver version someday, you’d better back up drivers before this step. Reboot your Windows 10 laptop or desktop PC to make the updated audio driver take effect and check whether the Realtek audio device back to work.
as for updating that's up to you but when I see a new driver for my machine I try them out ,, some times they are better or no differencewhen ever I install drivers I always make a windows restore point , so if the new driver is not as good as the previous driver I can easily go back to the original driver I had.
as for updating that's up to you but when I see a new driver for my machine I try them out ,, some times they are better or no difference Update completed.
Please help..sound wuz and had been working great for a year now after the purchase bt then i decided to update it to r2.65 yesterday then after the first boot it ddnt work..i have spent almost 5 hours chcking da forums n googling and cannot find a solution to this. As said in the title, it is Realtek High Definition Audio (Speakers).