Headphones can be connected to headphone jacks on laptops and various other audio devices, allowing users a private audio experience that will not disturb others in the immediate area. If you find that you need to connect your headphones to a laptop with a broken or occupied headphone port, you can make use of the laptop's USB port to do so.
Things You'll Need
- USB audio adapter
Connect the USB end of your USB audio adapter to an available USB port on your laptop.
Connect the male jack on your headphones to the headphone port of your USB audio adapter.
Turn on your laptop and test the adapter by playing an audio file. You do not need to install a driver for the adapter; it will work automatically, allowing you to hear the audio file on your headphones through the USB port.
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