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To to reinstall a sound driver on your laptop

  1. Locate an installer for you original sound driver. This can be the biggest issue when one accidentally deletes a sound driver. Computers and sound cards come with driver CDs, but you may not be able to locate the original CD. If you can't find your driver CD, you will have to download the old driver from your computer manufacturer's website or from your sound card manufacturer's website. Use the device manager by right-clicking on My Computer, selecting Properties and then selecting the Hardware tab to look for sound, video and game controllers and to learn more about your sound device.
  2. Delete the currently installed sound driver before reinstalling the old one to avoid conflicts. To uninstall the driver, use the same device manager menu from Step One, select your sound device and click Properties. There should be an option under properties to uninstall the drivers.
  3. Run the auto installer on the original drivers. The installer will take you through several general steps, which will probably only require you to click Next a few times without changing any settings.
  4. Restart your computer when the driver installer is finished.

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i have sigma tel high definition codec and my machine is buympc d945 my sound is not working properply plz resolve my this biggest issue


You can get the audio drivers here
Under the heading Sound Download click on either the Windows XP or Vista download depending on your operating system.

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Check that you have downloaded the correct driver. Be sure to reboot after installing the driver. Also check if the sound is mute.

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on this page sound blaster drivers are provided
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You will need to take the cover off the computer to do this.
If your ok with that, grab a flash light, take a look the the sound
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