How to Install Computer Speakers


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Things You'll Need

  • Computer Speakers
  • Computers
    • 1

      Shut down the computer.

    • 2

      Plug the speaker power supply into the speaker that has a power supply input.

    • 3

      Plug the other speaker into the one containing the power supply. The cable may be hardwired into the second speaker, or you may have to connect a cable to both speakers.

    • 4

      Connect the power supply speaker to the sound card on the back of your computer. Look for the mini jack standard on all Macintosh computers and most PCs. You'll often see a speaker or headphone icon by the jack, or it might be labeled Sound Out or Audio Out.

    • 5

      Plug the power supply into your surge suppressor.

    • 6

      Position the speakers.

    • 7

      Turn on the speakers.

    • 8

      Restart the computer.

    • 9

      Play a music CD to test the speakers.

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