Question about Computers & Internet

1 Answer

Sound card is busted on my laptop and was wondering if I can fix it first before I have to spend any money

Posted by on

  • kjamarri Mar 10, 2009

    My laptop fell and now its making a cracking sound but my sound cards are working properly whts wrong?

×

1 Answer

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    Superstar:

    An expert that got 20 achievements.

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

  • Master
  • 19,396 Answers

Sound card on a laptop is integrated on motherboard, and there is no way to fit inside an external one.

Try first reinstalling the driver, you can download the driver from manufacturer website.

If drivers do not fix it, and you are sure the audio chipset is faulty, all you can do is using an external usb card and speakers, like this ones:

Turtle Beach Audio Advantage Micro USB Audio Adapter
SIIG SoundWave 7.1 Audio Adapter

But most of the times you fix the audio by reinstalling drivers.

Posted on Sep 08, 2008

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

I have Samsung Galaxy Precedent and I've forgotten my password and I was wondering if there was any way to unlock it without having to spend a large sum of money? Please help? :(


call the phone company and they will either unlock it for you or have u come into the store to get it fixed. DO NOT KEEP TRYING TO UNLOCK IT. if u try to many times, you will completly get locked out and will have to get a brand new sims card

Nov 03, 2012 | Cell Phones

1 Answer

Sd card reader not working


First check if are any drivers missing. If there are, try update drivers to solve. If not then you must open the notebook and check if there any visual damage in the card reader inside.

the cheapest way to fix this is to buy a usb card reader, there plenty on the market for abou 10$ or 15$. If the internal card reader is damaged you would spend a lot more money to fix it.

Sep 26, 2012 | LG E500 Express Dual Series Notebook PC

1 Answer

I cannot listen to anything from my p.c and when i try to open a media file the computer informs me to install a sound card.tell me hoe i can fix that


If you have a desktop computer and your sound card is not integrated, you can try to take it out and put it back on. If is integrated then you need to buy a card. They aren't very expensive, unless you want something fancy. If is a laptop then you might wanna get a PCMCIA (if you have money to spend) or buy a usb one like the Philips Aurilium 5.1 USB.

Jan 15, 2011 | Computers & Internet

1 Answer

Refrigerator makes thumpa-thumpa-thumpa sound when it's running.


i would start saving up for a new fridge,,if yours is 10 years old its getting past its best by now so its realy not worth spending good money on trying to get it fixed up as its going to pop its clogs soon anyhow
a new one would be cheaper to run plus it would look nice so you could show it off to all your friends,,,
its like,,,eat your hart out i got a new fridge!!!

Apr 03, 2010 | LG LRBN20510WW Bottom Freezer Refrigerator

2 Answers

Soundcard acer aspire 5630


Laptop speakers are usually **** so you could spend a lot of time and money on something that won't make a difference. Try plugging in external speakers to the headphone jack. If the sound is good don't bother looking for a fix.

Apr 27, 2009 | Acer Aspire 5630 Notebook

1 Answer

Is there any downloadable program who can increase my RAM or VGA?


I'm assuming you would like to increase the momory potential for this video card? Replacing the card is the only way.

Mar 28, 2009 | Apple NVIDIA G4 Force 2MX 32MB Video Card...

1 Answer

No sound on my computer


you could try a number of things:

1. try to go into control panel and look for your sound device under hardware, make sure it's "enabled", and try to update the drivers for your sound card.
2. go to control panel, click on sound speech and audio devices, then click on adjust system volume, and then check the box that says place volume icon in the taskbar
3. If neither work try using the system restore feature and restore your computer back to a date where u know that the sound icon was still showing in the taskbar.

Nov 13, 2008 | HP Pavilion DV5234US Notebook Laptop

1 Answer

No Sound on Laptop


Let me know the model of the laptop and if you have any details of the sound card.

Regards

Sep 09, 2008 | Computers & Internet

1 Answer

X205-S7348 HELP


try updating the video card drivers on toshibas website. there are some games that you will not be able to use a high setting on. this system is a good unit but if you wanted better gaming performance would have recommended the x205-sli5 or sli6. the sli systems have two video cards that work together to give you the best possible performance.

Jun 07, 2008 | Toshiba Satellite X205 Notebook

1 Answer

SOUND BUT NO PICTURE


try resoldering the vertical output IC. have seen bad solder on that model make the picture tubes blank as a safety feature when vertical deflection drops out.

Mar 12, 2008 | Philips 60PP9202 60" Rear Projection...

Not finding what you are looking for?
Computers & Internet Logo

Related Topics:

52 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Computers & Internet Experts

Brian Sullivan
Brian Sullivan

Level 3 Expert

27725 Answers

kakima

Level 3 Expert

101605 Answers

David Payne
David Payne

Level 3 Expert

14160 Answers

Are you a Computer and Internet Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...