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I have no sound on my system. the drivers have been installed twice.

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Hav you checked all audioo controls? In windows, just asking, some people dont even try this. If so, take some earphones, plug into the front and back connections ( if applicable), while some some music file is playing.

Let me know if you get anything from one or the other, or not at all.

Also, do you have a sepearte AUDIO CARD installed or just the onboard?

Also, how did the issue come about? Suddenly without warning or while you where messing around with controls.

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