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Vostro 1500 speaker problem

I cannot hear any sound from the vostro 1500 built-in speakers. I checked the sound sign and media player indicates that music is playing but I cannot find a way to hear any sound.

I check the driver and it is "OK"

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  • highinlife Feb 08, 2009

    Thanks, I already tried those things. It seems as if the lap top cannot "find" its built-in speakers. The sigma tel driver is up to date...Not sure what else to do

  • mx125 Feb 19, 2009

    my speakers on my laptop are not working but work fine when u plug in speakers or headphones

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Make sure you dont have the laptop muted. Seems simple, but ive caught myself with a muted computer before. First, check to see if your computer is muted, by looking at the little speaker icon by the clock. if there is no speaker there, go into control panel> sounds and audio devices, and check there. Lastly if you have no sound, check your media player, because the player itself can be muted/turned down as well. I hope that helps

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  • shineman08 Feb 08, 2009

    Maybe you need to update your drivers, even tho it says its okay. go to the dell website for system drivers. http://support.dell.com/support/download... . Download the audio driver first, and see if that works. Otherwise download the others. Hopefully that will work, but even if it doesnt, you still have a computer with updated drivers :S . *Note: make sure you uninstal your current sound driver, before installing the new one.

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My friend had the same problem, we couldn't fix it for months. I adviced him to get Windows Vista and also asked him to install Service Pack 1 for Vista. That fixed the problem !

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