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Actually i had updated windows xp and after that some problem occured in my laptop. i am not understanding the problem.problem get in my sound drivers and also somewhere which i was not able to detect till now. please resolve problem

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  • thetrooper44 May 11, 2010

    you have no sound ???

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Well in this case if Your windows is genuine then i prefer to updating your windows xp.
but if You are using a non corporate version then it'll always create a problem whenever you updating your system.....
well if you having a problem in your sound device then firstly you have to remove the udpates of windows xp from "Add or remove programes.." and after that simply restart your PC...then chek it....if it is still not working then you have only one choice that reinstall your sound device......

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I use hp nx9010, i want to re-install windows xp but any time i try, the machine shutdown. sometimes is able to move up to copping files sometimes not then shutdown; i don't understand why is only windows...


If you can't keep your laptop stable and on for longer period, and you're experiencing random shutdowns I'd say you're facing a motherboard problem. This failure is actually well known and hapens a lot with Toshiba and HP. You'll most probably need to repair the motherboard that suffers from the Maxim 1987 or Maxim 1532 power chip failure.
The repair process is fairly straightforward, but it isn't for the faint hearted. It requires a resolder of the tiny Maxim 1987 chip that should get your motherboard up and running again in no time. The other alternative is to go for a new motherboard, or just get a new laptop alltogether.
If however your laptop experiences random freezeups, and you notice that the DVD is slow at reading data, and especially if you experienced some random mouse and keyboard freezeups, then you'll need to repair the motherboard from a FSB chip failur, which causes these random freezeups, which is a bit easier to do but still a challenge.
Hope this helps

Jan 17, 2011 | Operating Systems

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Code 28


In most cases this problem code 28 occurs when Windows 2000 is upgraded to Windows XP and the sound card driver becomes deleted. To resolve this problem on your Windows XP. Right click "My computer" and select the "Manage" tab. This will open a window. In the left pane of the Windows click on "Device Manager". On the right side of the Window you will see a list of generic devices installed on your computer.In the list double click on "Sound Video and Game controllers". Once you see your sound card you right click it and on the opened window click on the Update tab. In most cases the code 28 problem is resolved that way but if rarely the problem still continues try downloading and reinstalling the sound card driver.

Good Luck!

Aug 19, 2010 | Microsoft Windows XP Professional

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No audio sound in my pc how to get back sound ?


Hi,

Welcome.

Check if the sound driver is installed and up to date, follow these steps to find that.

Step 1:
  1. Click Start and then click Run.
  2. Type devmgmt.msc in the Open box, and then click OK.
  3. Check for Audio and if you see any yellow exclamation next to sound then either audio drivers are not installed or it needs to be updated.
Step 2:

To check manufacture try this.
  1. Click Start and then click Run.
  2. Type dxdiag in the Open box, and then click OK.
  3. Click the Sound tab.
  4. Under Device, look for Name, and under Driver, look for Provider.
  5. Click Exit.
Contact the manufacturer of the sound driver to request an updated sound driver.

If you dont see any problem with device manager (Step 1)
try below steps

Step 3: Use the Windows XP Sound Troubleshooter

loadTOCNode(2, 'resolution'); Windows XP includes a troubleshooting program which could help you resolve your sound issues. Start the Windows XP Sound Troubleshooter automatically or manually and then answer each question on-screen in order to try to find a resolution.
Start the Sound Troubleshooter loadTOCNode(3, 'resolution'); If you are already familiar with Windows XP Help and Support Center, click the following link to start the Sound Troubleshooter:
Sound Troubleshooter (hcp://help/tshoot/tssound.htm) OR

Start Sound Troubleshooter manually by using the following steps:
  1. Click Start, and then click Help and Support.
  2. Under Pick a Help Topic, click Fixing a problem.
  3. In the navigation pane on the left, click Games, sound, and video problems.
  4. In the topic pane, on the right side, click Sound Troubleshooter.
Step 4: Update your Media Player software

loadTOCNode(2, 'resolution'); If the sound problem that you are experiencing occurs when you use a media player such as Microsoft Windows Media Player, try updating your media player software. To obtain the latest version of the Windows Media Player, visit the following Microsoft Web site:
http://www.microsoft.com/windows/windowsmedia/download/AllDownloads.aspx (http://www.microsoft.com/windows/windowsmedia/download/AllDownloads.aspx) Determine whether you can now hear sound. If you can hear sound, the issue is resolved.

Regards,
Chandra Shekar G
PCS365.10
Bangalore.

Aug 02, 2010 | Microsoft Windows XP Professional for PC

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Sound problem in my lenovo g560 laptop


Probably you have install the in correct audio drivers.
Get the XP drivers here. http://www.laptop-driver.net/lenovo-g560-g460-windows-xp-drivers/

Jun 27, 2010 | Operating Systems

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Low sound


Method 1: Try another sound device loadTOCNode(2, 'resolution'); If possible, plug a different output device into the computer. For example, if you have been using speakers, try a different pair of speakers or a set of headphones to make sure that the problem is not related to the device itself.

Determine whether you can hear sound. If you can hear sound, there is a problem with the original output device and the issue is resolved. If you cannot hear sound, plug the original output device back into the computer and go to method 2.

Method 2: Use the Windows XP Sound Troubleshooter loadTOCNode(2, 'resolution'); Windows XP includes a troubleshooting program which could help you resolve your sound issues. Start the Windows XP Sound Troubleshooter automatically or manually and then answer each question on-screen in order to try to find a resolution.

Step 1: Start the Sound Troubleshooter loadTOCNode(3, 'resolution'); If you are already familiar with Windows XP Help and Support Center, click the following link to start the Sound Troubleshooter:

OR

Start Sound Troubleshooter manually by using the following steps:
  1. Click Start, and then click Help and Support.
  2. Under Pick a Help Topic, click Fixing a problem.
  3. In the navigation pane on the left, click Games, sound, and video problems.
  4. In the topic pane, on the right side, click Sound Troubleshooter.
Step 2: Use the Sound Troubleshooter loadTOCNode(3, 'resolution');
  1. Click the option that describes the problem that is occurring, and then click Next.
  2. Repeat step 1 until your problem is resolved or until you have reached the end of the troubleshooting path.

    Note You can click Back at any time to repeat the last step, or you can click Start Over to start the Sound Troubleshooter again.
Determine whether you can now hear sound. If you can hear sound, the issue is resolved. If you cannot hear sound, try method 3.

Method 3: Update your Media Player software loadTOCNode(2, 'resolution'); If the sound problem that you are experiencing occurs when you use a media player such as Microsoft Windows Media Player, try updating your media player software. To obtain the latest version of the Windows Media Player, visit the following Microsoft Web site: http://www.microsoft.com/windows/windowsmedia/download/AllDownloads.aspx (http://www.microsoft.com/windows/windowsmedia/download/AllDownloads.aspx) Determine whether you can now hear sound. If you can hear sound, the issue is resolved. If you cannot hear sound, try method 4.

Method 4: Update sound drivers loadTOCNode(2, 'resolution'); Out-of-date sound drivers may cause sound problems. Check whether an updated sound driver is available. You can use Microsoft Update to help you determine your current sound driver and if an update is available. Then contact the sound driver hardware or the computer manufacturer to request an updated sound driver.

To find out whether applicable driver updates are available, visit the following Microsoft Windows Update Web site: http://update.microsoft.com (http://update.microsoft.com) If the sound driver is out of date, follow these steps to find the name and provider of your sound driver:
  1. Click Start and then click Run.
  2. Type dxdiag in the Open box, and then click OK.
  3. Click the Sound tab.
  4. Under Device, look for Name, and under Driver, look for Provider.
  5. Click Exit.
Contact the manufacturer of the sound driver to request an updated sound driver.

For information about your hardware manufacturer, visit the following Web site: http://support.microsoft.com/gp/vendors/en-us (http://support.microsoft.com/gp/vendors/en-us)

Regards,
Pcs365.8



Jun 22, 2010 | Microsoft Windows XP Home (vis-winxph) for...

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My computeer soound system become spread like scraches


I don't quite understand what you mean by "a zigzag way".
Make sure your OS is current with updates from Windows update.
Then you will wish to check to see that you have the most updated drivers for your sound card. If you need guidance with this, here is an excellent tutorial for updating windows drivers.
Does this problem occur with windows media player as well, or only with winamp & PowerDVD?
Perhaps there are software updates available for those applications that will remedy the problem...
If you suspect some kind of infection, try running a scan with Malwarebytes AntiMalware available for free download from www.malwarebytes.com

I hope this information allows you to resolve this issue. If you need further assistance, please post back with a comment to this thread. If I've managed to answer your question or solve a problem, please take a moment to kindly rate this post....thanks!


Apr 05, 2009 | Microsoft Windows XP Professional

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Problem in sound driver of the laptop


You can either update the sound driver or remove the update. to update the driver
  1. Click 'start'
  2. right click 'my computer'
  3. click 'manage'
  4. click 'device manager'
  5. right click ' sound card'
  6. click 'update driver'
To remove the xp the xp update
  1. Click 'start'
  2. control panel
  3. add remove programs
  4. check off the box that says 'show updates'
  5. click the most recent update 
  6. click remove

After you remove the update, see if you have sound.

Jan 14, 2009 | Microsoft Windows XP Professional for PC

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Driver problem in compaq presario c700 laptop


Try connecting the headphone properly.
Check if its properly inserted.
Go for windows update............... and then check if the problem is gone.
If all the above doesnot works I think there is a connection between the metals inside your headphone portal, ans as soon as you insert the jack it gets connected and you can hear sounds from both the sources.
Thank You.

Nov 13, 2008 | Microsoft Windows XP Professional With...

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Windows Freezing


yeah i understand whats happening now..

I did net see it before , but looking back i see you use windows xp home ... dont SP3 just blow :(,, try removing it verydoubthful it will work, you need to format and then disable windows updates, go th the security panel in the control panel, click chang the way windows notifies me and thell the windows up date to shut the hell up.. YOu may also want to consider getting windows XP PRO if you actually want to use the updates. personally i hate the updates sice they cause undue stress your case in point ...

Jul 18, 2008 | Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition

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Key Ports of msn


Hi,

Actually, i cant understand the question.Are u looking for the Access port of MSN?. Could u please explain your question?
Waiting for your response!!!


Thank You
Riz

Feb 15, 2008 | Microsoft Windows XP Professional for PC

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