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Speakers not working, but cables all plugged in...

Well, I checked and double checked but I can't seem to find the problem. I made sure all the cables and wires were plugged in properly, including the power source and then connection to the computer. However, my Dell Dimension Desktop doesnt seem to have a jack for the speakers in the back of the tower, only in the front, next to the USB ports, which is where I plugged it in. The problem is, when I go to Control Panel > Sounds, Speech, and Audio Devices > Sounds and Audio Devices > Volume, it shows a message saying that there is "No Audio Device". What could possibly be wrong? my speakers are plugged in correctly and the power is on but there is no volume! i have tried everything it just wont work. i have tried going to control panel - sound and audio devices but it says i have no audio device! How do i fix this??? URGENT HELP NEEDED!!

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You will pobably need to load the driver for your system.

Go to Dell Support and click on the Drivers & Downloads box.

Follow the prompts to select your specific system model. you will end up at a page that lists all the available drivers for your computer. Click the + sign next to "Audio" and you can select "Download Now".

When the download window opens, select "Install".

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