Mac Mini mini headphone jack problems

Discussion in 'Mac mini' started by blasto333, Jan 1, 2007.

  1. blasto333 macrumors regular

    Jan 3, 2004
    When I plug in my iPod headphones (which work great on my iPod) into my mac mini's mini headphone jack, I do not hear any sound through them. I have tried restarting my computer and making sure the computer is detection the connection.

    Here is a screenshot that the computer sees the headphones:

    Is there a way to fix this problem? (Like do a reset of the settings?)
  2. aaron.lee2006 macrumors 65816


    Feb 23, 2006
    Ontario, Canada
    Sounds like you got a broken headphone jack :( AppleCare call time?

    I'm not calling you an idiot but make sure it is the right size jack... no probably not but always check everything.
  3. blasto333 thread starter macrumors regular

    Jan 3, 2004
    It is in the right input (I tried both)

    I hope it is not broken. I just brought the mac mini back from college and my awesome speakers were running great off the mini jack port.

    It looks like my machine is covered until April 2007. I guess I will head over to the apple store and see if they can fix it.

  4. pianoman macrumors 68000


    May 31, 2006
    the Mac minis do not have a mini jack. they have a standard 3.5mm jack.
  5. laidbackliam macrumors 6502

    Feb 1, 2006
    standard is a quarter inch. 3.5mm is a minijack

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