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Change Audio Input for Headphones

If your students headphones are not working or audio is coming out of the computer instead of the headphones, the input and output audio sources might need to be changed. Please follow the steps below to change the source.

1) Find the Volume Control at the top right of the computer screen, near the date and time.

2) Click on it while holding down the Alt key on the keyboard

3) You should now see a menu like the one below

4) Make sure to select Headphones or USB Headphone Set for the Output and Input Device (if using a headset with a microphone). A successfully selected input and output device should have a check mark next to it.