iBook Speaker Static

Discussion in 'Macintosh Computers' started by CubaTBird, Mar 5, 2005.

  1. CubaTBird
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    I noticed when I put my iPod headphones into the audio jack on my ibook i get a static reception from it.. nothing to loud but I hear it and know its there.. is this an issue? er wha..
     
  2. CaptainCaveMann
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    How bad is it? I had that problem on another one of my computers and it turned out it was the motherboard. I would search to see if anyone else is having that problem. Have you tried using a different set of ear phones? Does the static play through the ibooks built in speakers? I hate to say it, but it could be a logic board problem.
     
  3. varmit
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    Is it just as you are inserting the headphones or does it continue? If it continues, there might be a loose connection, which you might want to get looked at. But if its just during the time you insert the headphones, thats normal.
     
  4. CubaTBird
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    aww crap.. yea when i put the headphones in.. i constantly hear the background static, the weird thing is.. when i just turn max vol on the ibook i don't hear ne static coming out of normal speakers...
     

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