Windows 10: Headphones not showing in Playback Devices

  1.    24 Jul 2017 #1

    Headphones not showing in Playback Devices

    So I've just finished installing the creators update and only Speakers are showing in Playback Devices. I've tried updating my sound drivers as well as selecting 'Show Disabled/Disconnected Devices'. I've also run the troubleshooter. Headphones do not appear as an option in the Levels tab also. Is anyone else experiencing this issue?
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  2.    25 Jul 2017 #2

    Solved: Uninstalled the sound device from the device manager (not the driver), then restarted.
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    Microsoft Windows 10 64-bit
       06 Jan 2018 #3

    Heyy frank1985 ,
    I am facing the same problem as the one you faced, I want to do what you did to solve it, however, i didn't understand what you meant by uninstalling the sound device, not the driver. whenever I try to uninstall the device it uninstalls the driver and it does not solve the problem. can you please elaborate more on your solution. thanks

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  4.    24 May 2018 #4

    frank1985 said: View Post
    Solved: Uninstalled the sound device from the device manager (not the driver), then restarted.
    What do you mean by this?I am Also having this issue, and you elaborating how you accomplished this feat would help.
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