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I don't have sound anytime i try to player window media i get this messege

no hardhware or the hardware is not responding

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Could it be a driver issue with your sound hardware?

Assuming you run Windows, try a right-click on My Computer & select Properties for the system control panel, then select teh hardware tab and the Device manager button.

Look in the hardware list to see if you can find your sound hardware. If it is present but has a warning sign, then you probably need to re-install the driver (try the manufacturer's web site for the latest one). If it's not there, then the hardware is either disconnected (open the case & push the board home in its slot) or has died, in which case you need a new sound card.

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If you are unable to turn on the computer and/or eject the discs, continue using these steps. Remember to remove the discs when the computer has power and you are able to open the drive door.
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