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I have a Hp vista computer. the monior switch button stop

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Hi, my name is***** have a Hp vista computer. the monior switch button stop working and key board stop working as well. So my husband purchase a hp keyboard from goodwill - it works. I purchase a hp monitor from on line (monitor 20od). It work, but I do not have any audio sounds. Is there a cable cord I need to obtain to have external sounds.
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Printers
Expert:  Russell H. replied 1 month ago.

Hi, thank you for contacting My name is Russell. I will do my best to provide the right answer to your question.

If you have external speakers, you can hook them up to the sound output, or earphone output jack, on your computer's sound card.

Usually external speakers have their own cord(s).

(If your new monitor from online has speakers built-in to it, let me know its maker and model #, and I will find you a source for a cable that you can use to get those speakers working.)

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