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HT2844 my audio headphone jack is not working

394 Views 1 Reply Latest reply: Jun 2, 2013 9:58 AM by Grant Bennet-Alder RSS
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my audio headphone jack has stop working. When I plug the headphones jack in the sound out port.

Is this part failure or system setup failure?

iMac, iOS 6.1.4
  • Grant Bennet-Alder Level 8 Level 8 (48,105 points)
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    Jun 2, 2013 9:58 AM (in response to pvilic)

    Headphone jacks have both a software component and a hardware component. To "fix" the hardware side, try inserting and removing the plug a dozen times or more, accompanied by wiggling it around. Sometimes the small metal tabs inside get stuck.

    Mac Pro (Early 2009), Mac OS X (10.6.8), & Server, PPC, & AppleTalk Printers

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