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Old 27th February 2014, 3:53 AM   #1
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Default PC Speaker/Mobile Phone Output

Hi Guys, hoping someone out there knows the answer to this, probably very simple and i'm not searching properly.

I work from home and in front of the PC with my headphones on. Problem is I receive over 100 calls day and keep have to take them off to receive calls. At the same time I've been looking for a set of reasonable desktop speakers too.

I've been trying to find a set of PC speakers that have the ability to switch between the PC and the mobile phone as an input when I get a call or by a switch on the speakers. The aim is to when I receive a call for the audio to output from the speakers or the headphone while I keep working away in front of the computer.

Would anyone know how i can sort this out?

Also any recommendations on PC speakers?

Thanks in advance guys
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Old 27th February 2014, 1:46 PM   #2
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Plug phone into line in on the pc? Then in audio options select listen to this channel. Any phone soundswwill automatically play through whatever audio output you are using

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Do this, but plug the phone into the blue line in on the back of the PC, and tick this box for the line in.
Use a standard AUX 3.5mm to 3.5mm cable
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Old 28th February 2014, 10:40 PM   #3
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The above method or get one of these from the local electronics store

http://www.ebay.com/bhp/stereo-audio-selector

Plug the phone into one input, the pc into the other input and the speaker into the output. when you get a call, change inputs.
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One of these amplifiers may be a solution and supply hi-fi sound quality too

http://www.google.com.au/url?sa=t&rc...JRHOtWvpzmYKRA

Switching between two inputs
Listening as long as you do you'll should have quality sound

I'll get back to you on speakers if you're still interested
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