How to Use a Headphone Jack as an Output?

Answer Convert a headphone jack to an output, with the proper adapter, and get more options. Hooking up a personal stereo with only a headphone jack to a larger home stereo will allow you to enjoy your tu... Read More »

Top Q&A For: How to Use a Headphone Jack as an Output

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.

I have an ipod with the headphone jack broken off into the ipod headphone jack any ideas of getting it out?

Depends on how adventurous you're feeling...Option 1: Have it serviced by a qualified technician. If you don't care about voiding the warranty, a local electronics repair shop should be able to hel... Read More »

I've accidetly broken my headphone jack whenever I put headphone in they will not work is there anyway that I can program my computer to swtich the microphone and the headphone ports?

The manual for the LG800G shows describes a "handsfree or stereo earphone connector." It requires a (larger than some) 3.5mm male plug.