11-24-2011, 05:52 AM #1
Headphone Jack in MacBook shoots down amplifier
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- Nov 24, 2011
Maybe somebody has heard of this problem and has a possible solution:
I have my MacBook connected to an amplifier. Apparently the MacBook turns off the headphone jack when it's not in use (or something). As soon as I use it again, there's some kind of surge (or something again) which makes the amplifier automatically turn off to protect itself. Since I need the amplifier to be reliable I have to solve this problem.
The obvious solution would be an external sound card. But is there maybe a software solution to this problem? Some way to deactivate the Macbook turning off the headphone jack?
Thanks for any suggestions.
11-24-2011, 08:55 AM #2
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- Oct 01, 2007
- 27" iMac i7 (2011) 10.11, Mac Mini i5 (2014), iPhone7, Apple Watch, iPad Pro 9.7, AppleTV (4)
Are you connected using 3.5mm analogue jack or optical?Not been around these parts for a while. Trying to change that . .
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