How to Rewire a Stereo Headphone Jack?

Answer Stereo Headphones are generally supplied prewired with a 1/4" stereo jack. This plugs into the headphone output on audio equipment. Smaller headphones, such as those used for MP3 players use the 3... Read More »

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How to Use a USB Port as a Stereo Headphone Jack?

Most computer systems have multiple USB data ports installed. These ports allow you to connect just about anything to the computer. This also includes stereo headphones. Although most computers hav... Read More »

How does one add a headphone analog audio out jack to a stereo TV which has only 2 tiny weak speakers and only a coaxial digital audio out orange RCA type jack?

You would have to purchase a Digital to Analog converter and connect the SPDIF (orange RCA connector) to the D/A converter's digital input via a RCA/SPDIF cable. Then you would have to connect some... Read More »

Why won't my Audio-Technica headphones work when connected to headphone jack on my Dell laptop or from the docking station headphone jack?

The headphones play a metronome tone which helps the drummer keep in rhythm. Also, to keep the band on beat, the drummer has the headphones to hear his band playing to stay in beat. It is the drumm... Read More »

Is there a way of leaving your headphone jack in your tv and switching to the tv speakers without taking the headphone jack out from the tv?

The headphone jack switches the speakers off automatically on most televisions, so you won't be able to disable this function without doing electrical surgery on your television.