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My Dell Dimension 4500 XP has no Sound

My computer crash two weeks ago and I reloaded the solfware that came with it, now I have no sound. Under Sound and Audio Divice it shows " No Sound Device". I have run out of trys. The sound was find before it crashed. Can anyone tell me the soultion, what I need to do. The computer works find including the video, just no sound.

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  • chevymantft Dec 30, 2008

    Sound problem solved and working OK. Thanks.

  • Anonymous Jan 05, 2009

    my computer crashed and i have no more sound on the internet. everything else works. my also shows no sound. i've loaded the motherboard cd. can someone help me? i'm at a loss!

  • addsiee May 08, 2009

    I have recently rebuilt my Dell Dimension 4500 and the only thing that is not working is the sound. Can anyone shed some light???

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IS THERE A SPEAKER ICON IN YOUR TRAY IF NOT RIGHT CLICK START
MENU ,PROPERTIES,NOTIFICATION AND SEE IF THE CHECK IS ON THE VOLUME?GO TO CONTROL PANEL ADD NEW HARDWARE SEE IF IT FINDS IT FOR YOU?NEXT WOULD BE TO UNPLUG YOUR PC OPEN IT UP TO LOOK AT THE SOUND CARD, MAKE SURE IT ALL THE WAY IN THE SLOT OR JST TAKE IT OUT RUN YOUR PC,SHUT DOWN UNPLUG PUT THE CARD BACK AND SEE IF WINDOWS FINDS IT .LAST RESORT NEW SOUND CARD

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If you have the ResouceCD that came with the PC, go to the Dell site and read procedure in Article ID:12151 to restore the drivers.

Dell also has a driver download section and a way to scan your computer for the proper driver. I have a Dell Demension 4500 with an Integrated ADI 1885 audio driver.

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I) i would suggest you to format ur system or reload OS or reload OS Freshly(dont mess with crashed system)

ii) then try load sound drivers from the mother board CD that came with ur computer which will have video drivers, sound drivers, network drivers......

Posted on Dec 27, 2008

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