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How do I unpair my Bluetooth Headphones from my phone without access to my phone?

I've found that I can long press the power button on the headphones to unpair them from the phone. Thanks me. Anyhow, if anyone here does know the answer to some third party program or some other ...
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Can an Android phone be used as a Bluetooth headset/speakers?

Here's a XDA article by Mishaal Rahman that basically says: Even without A2DP profile on Android (which is not implemented even in Android 8 yet), you can do a low-quality Bluetooth streaming via ...
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How to deactivate headphone's buttons

Software wise: HeadsetBlocker & Wizdroid both attempt to block headphone buttons. However both are very outdated. Can install and try. https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.idunnolol....
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Plugging in wired headset opens Google App and changes volume, nonstop

I procured a second wired headset, and it works with the Maven. However, it does not work with the Galaxy S5. I got out my multimeter and tested each connection on each headset, and found that they ...
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Headphones compatible with phone only after switching the audio cable polarity

My guess would be that one of the plugs on the headphone cable is slightly off-spec and isn't making good electrical contact in the socket. Swapping it around means the dodgy connector is in the other ...
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Cannot undo "forget Bluetooth device"

I faced a similar situation. Following steps worked for me. Some of the steps might be redudent. 1) restart your phone 2) reset network settings (Setting> back and restore ) 3) change the phone ...
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Why do my headphones stop working on my LG Android?

After THREE YEARS of searching for a fix... I think I just found a solution - and felt obligated to spread the information. Just plug the headphones in slowly... That's actually all there was to it... ...
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My music goes from headphones to speakers when the cable is in a weird angle

You have a faulty cable. When the audio cuts out in the headphones, the 'phone thinks there is no longer a cable connected. Replacing the cable should fix the problem. Forcing it to always use the ...
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How to disable cutting sound to headphones at moments of low volume during playback?

I was happy to come across your post as I have had the same issue on multiple Android devices. Initially, I thought it was the specific device, but after having the issue reproduce itself on a new ...
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How to disable cutting sound to headphones at moments of low volume during playback?

From what I know this is not easily achievable. There is no built-in setting for this, although you may get around the issue using (1) a ROM with a patched kernel (2) a third-party app. This has been ...
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Mute Phone Audio when Headphones are Unplugged

I am using Macrodroid and Automate to demonstrate what you ask. With Macrodroid You will need to create 2 macros. 1st macro: Headset plugged In the Trigger tab, select Headphones Insert/Remove, ...
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Remap headphone buttons

I have the same problem, wired headset control worked nice with Podcast Addict (after some minor tweaking in podcast addict settings), but rewind/forward(i.e. prev/next) = double tap/triple tap, on ...
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When no sound comes out of wired headphones connected to "USB to headphone adapter", how do you get the sound to work?

FIXED!!! I found the fix for this issue (atleast fixed it for my pixel 2 xl) Goto Settings -> developer options -> Disable automatic routing to USB audio peripherals , and disable this option if it'...
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When no sound comes out of wired headphones connected to "USB to headphone adapter", how do you get the sound to work?

I have an HTC U11. My headphones quite mysteriously stopped working. None of the tips online (audio output apps, restart, etc) helped. I finally chanced across the culprit: power-saving mode. The ...
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When no sound comes out of wired headphones connected to "USB to headphone adapter", how do you get the sound to work?

The only workaround I have found to work reliably is: restart the phone right before you need to use the wired headphones with the "USB to headphone adapter" after the restart, the sound always works ...
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Is there any way to remove the sound alert message?

As confirmed by OP the solution that worked is posted below You can try automation. I prefer Macrodroid, being easy to learn and free (upto 5 macros) Create a macro Trigger: Notification → ...
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My headphones wont work when i use with with my LG

It's very likely there's something wrong with the 3.5mm jack. My brother had the same problem, he'd have to replace the jack but it was better to just replace the phone since it was an older one. ...
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AirPods on Galaxy S21 don't always connect even though they show connected

Unfortunately Bluetooth isn't always reliable so you might want to "forget" the device on your phone and then pair it again to see if that resolves the issue. You might also be able to see ...
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Prevent headphones from starting Google Assistant

If disabling Google Assistant does not prevent, then try also disabling Google app as it gives access to the Google Assistant via its settings (open Google app, press on your account, select Settings -...
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Google Pixel 4a mic issue - mic won't work when earphones are inserted into headphone jack

The most likely reason for this behaviour is that your phone detects that you plugged in an audio device, and then tries to use that one over all audio devices it has built into. So instead of using ...
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my phone cannot play stereo over 3.5mm headphone jack

I found a quick fix for this issue, I think that every Xiaomi phone that's on MIUI12 can do the same step, the steps are: on your phone go to... Settings -> Additional Settings -> ...
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How to play one-channel audio in both headphones?

Two of the comments made by @AndrewT have suggested to me the good solution: true mono audio shouldn't be a problem when played on stereo speaker (it will play the same waveform on both left & ...
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Remap Bluetooth Headset's media key [Android 9]

The solution for me was to use MacroDroid: Add Trigger - User Input - Volume Button Pressed - (Select the method) - (Select "Volume Up" or "Volume Down") - Retain Previous Volume ...
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Remap Bluetooth Headset's media key [Android 9]

I solved my issue by using a app called AutoVoice in combination with Tasker. In Android Settings, Apps, Default Apps, Assist & Voice Input I selected AutoVoice. In Tasker I created a Profile ...
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How to connect bluetooth headphones to phone without know the model

You can look for insturction for the brand name. Usually the insturction is the same for all models. Example for my original question about plantronics: pairing-instructions-for-all-plantronics-...
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Problem with sound and headphones

Turns out headphones were made for desktop use only. The darn manual had not mentioned this at all.
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Using wired and wireless headphones simultaneously?

i have tried and tried, never works, either use 2 wired earphones or use 2 wireless Bluetooth earphones
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Where are the inline remote settings in Android?

You can try Headset button controller. This worked for me. https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.kober.headsetbutton&hl=en There is a trial version for this too.
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Is there a way to disable the automatic decrease in volume when I put an AUX cable/head phones in?

You can setup a macro on macrodroid that does exactly this (not quite sure how to disable that setting itself but maybe a dev option). When you install the app, add a macro with "Headphones Inserted ...
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Voice messages won't play through headphones (messenger)

This has been happening to me as well. I Googled the issue and it turn out, that it may just be messenger's update. It started playing through my speakers after I updated, but my friend hasn't updated ...
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