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  1.    11 Feb 2015 #31
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    Okay.. I did that.

    It shows that there is sound playing, but I don't hear anything!

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  2.    11 Feb 2015 #32
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    Quote Originally Posted by Chuck38 View Post
    Okay.. I do get sound when I 'Test' it, but I don't get sound on Youtube videos or Grooveshark or Pandora.

    No sound from DVD's or CD's either.
    go to Communications tab on Sound settings, is the "Mute all other sounds" ticked?
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  3.    11 Feb 2015 #33
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    The "Test" doesn't give me any sound anymore either. I'm gonna make sure that the headphones still work on my iPad.
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  4.    11 Feb 2015 #34
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    Quote Originally Posted by badrobot View Post
    Quote Originally Posted by Chuck38 View Post
    Okay.. I do get sound when I 'Test' it, but I don't get sound on Youtube videos or Grooveshark or Pandora.

    No sound from DVD's or CD's either.
    go to Communications tab on Sound settings, is the "Mute all other sounds" ticked?
    No, It's set at mute all sound 80% or somethin like that.
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  5.    11 Feb 2015 #35
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    Quote Originally Posted by Chuck38 View Post
    The "Test" doesn't give me any sound anymore either. I'm gonna make sure that the headphones still work on my iPad.
    Yep. It still works perfectly on my iPad.
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  6.    11 Feb 2015 #36
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    I'll be back tomorrow. I'm going to bed.
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  7.    11 Feb 2015 #37
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    Quote Originally Posted by Chuck38 View Post
    I'll be back tomorrow. I'm going to bed.
    Guess what, your thread reminded me of my 7 year old INSIGNIA (Bestbuy brand) Bluetooth headset and USB bluetooth dongle. I haven't been using it for a while because it doesn't work well with Windows 7.

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    I plugged the USB dongle in my Windows 8 HTPC and it automatically installed it's own driver. Then I clicked the bluetooth icon on the icon tray at the bottom right >>> Join a Personal Area Network...

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    The next window popped up.

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    After Clicking "next", the headset driver installed itself and appeared on both Device Manager and Sound Settings. (See notes on pic below).

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    I tested it and all sound sources are playing nice... media player, youtube, etc.

    My old INSIGNIA bluetooth headphone also works with my Windows Phone for making calls (it also has a built-in mic).

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    Hopefully you can get your headphone driver to install itself to make it work properly.
    Last edited by badrobot; 12 Feb 2015 at 00:05.
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  8.    12 Feb 2015 #38
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    I think he did remove the driver he got online and installed.
    Then he let Win 10 install the driver for the B/T adapter.
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  9.    12 Feb 2015 #39
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    The headset driver also needs to install itself. It actually took around 45sec for the headset driver to install.
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  10.    12 Feb 2015 #40
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    He will have to take it slow and follow you directions, then he will be good to go.
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