Recently performed a full recovery. Device manager says that integrated audio and video drivers are not installed and asks if I want to reinstall. Computer can not find them on hard drive or OEM restore disc. Downloaded drivers from E-Machine Support and burned disc and attempted install. Computer tells me driver file already exists and do I want to overwrite with new driver files. Answering yes made no difference, answering no makes no difference. No matter what path or option I take I get this message "specified location contains no driver information". Install hardware wizard recommended various other drivers found on hard drive but none would work. E-Machine support recommended unistalling drivers that harware wizard found then attempt another full recovery. I did with same results but this time my computer tells me there is no audio or video hardware connected and therefore no drivers are needed. Should I take the computer out back and introduce it to a 12 gauge shotgun?
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Re: audio and video drivers
When you are in the device manager have the computer search for new hardware and see if the devices show up. As for the drivers the ones off the manufacturer website should definitely run the hardware.
Before you search for hardware in windows get into bios and make sure the devices are enabled. If the devices are enabled and the drivers off the man. website do not work the shotgun will. Well it will make you feel better but your video and sound won't work
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1st You download Webcam Driver.
Web Cam Drivers
After this install the Webcam driver in the system.
Installation of Webcam Driver
Go to the control panel
Click on the System Icon
Click on the Hardware Tab
Click on the Device Manager s
Select the Unknown Device or printer device where yellow Question Marks sign on it.
Right click on it and uninstall it.
After this go to the top of the device manager and click on scan for hardware changes.
Driver installation Wizard start.
Brows Your Driver from the Hard Disk and click on next.
Driver will be install. Other Companies Camera Drivers for Windows XP Vista Windows 7
Step 1 - If the sound has been audible from your computer's speakers and is suddenly lost, you may need to perform a System Restore. Click on the " Start" button and then "All Programs."
Step 2 - Click on "Accessories," then "System Tools," then "System Restore."
Step 3 - Complete the System Restore Wizard. If this doesn't work, read on.
Delete And Reinstall the Original Sound Drivers:
Step 1 - Deleting and reinstalling your sound driver may resolve the problem. Your sound driver may have been corrupted or may be missing. The result of this is that the restore utility menu won't be available. For Windows XP, follow these steps.
Step 2 - Click on your "Start" button. Click on "Control Panel" and then "System." Next, click on "Hardware," then "Device Manager, then "Sound, Video and Game Controllers."
Step 3 - Click on a sound device named in the Device Manager, and then press the Delete key on the keyboard. Click "OK" in the window that appears. Remove all the listed sound devices i this way EXCEPT Audio Codec and Legacy Audio Drivers.
Step 4 - Restart your computer. Reinstall the deleted drivers using the Driver and Application Recovery CDs that came with your Windows XP system.
Step 5 - Visit your computer manufacturer's official website. Check for any updated sound driver software for your sound card. If any, download them along with the installation instructions.
if your computer came with a motherboard disk the sound drivers could be on it control panel sounds and audio,volume,advanced,speakers select appropriate speakers or audio you will find 3 drop down lists make the necessary adjustmentsthere or control panel,administrive tools,computer management,device manager,sound video and game controllers could be a yellow question mark? right click to re-install drivers hope this helps
The simple and the only solution to this is reinstalling the sound card drivers.
Go to device manager > under sound video and game controllers Right click on the IDThigh def audio codec and uninstall it.
Alsouninstall the connexant or th realtec audio driver
remember don't install the IDTcodec back.. just reinstall the sound driver from the recovery manager > advance options > hardware driver installation.
You have to reinstall your audio driver. Answers to your questions: 1. You can locate it in your Device Manager. Locate and expand Sound,video and game controllers. 2. You don't have to delete legacy drivers because reinstalling your audio driver will update it. Right click your audio software the one you found in the Device Manager and update it. It will find your installation cd of your system drivers. Else, manually install the audio driver.
*Drop me a comment if you still have questions. Your vote will be highly appreciated. Hope this helps you.
If the device is not installed, try checking the device driver on device manager. Right click on my computer ---> manage --> click on device manager --> look for sound, video and game controllers --> expand the category and you should be seeing soundmax integrated digital audio below it. If it doesn't appear, go this website to download your driver for the audio --- > http://support.dell.com/support/downloads/download.aspx?c=us&l=en&s=gen&releaseid=R94481&SystemID=DIM_CEL_3000&servicetag=&os=WW1&osl=en&deviceid=2430&devlib=0&typecnt=0&vercnt=3&catid=-1&impid=-1&formatcnt=1&libid=3&fileid=122481
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Which operating system u r using?If ur laptop have Windows Vista operating system then u go for recovery manager.That is in Start - Programs - Recovery Manager.In that recovery manager,u click on Recovery manager.and click on Next button.Its shows the software reinstallation page.There u select No and click on Next button.Its shows the Hardware reinstallation page.There u select Yes and click on Next button(Two times).Its shows the hardware drivers list.There u select the sound driver and reinstall it.after reinstallation process completed, u restart ur laptop.
If ur laptop have win XP operating system,then u first install UAA drivers and restart it.Next u install Audio drivers.Installing this driver may result in an error. But continue with the following steps to get the audio driver installed correctly.
1. Click on Start and select Run. Now type devmgmt.msc and press enter. 2. Right click on "Audio device on High Definition Audio Bus" and click Update driver. 3. Select "Install from a list or specific location" 4. Click Next. Then select "Don't search, I will choose the driver to install" 5. Click Next and then select "Sound, video and game controller" from the list. 6. Click Next and then click Have Disk. 7. Click Browse C:\swsetup\sp****** folder . Select the .inf file, click open and Continue with the onscreen instructions. (Note:******* means driver number)
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