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After i format my laptop with windows xp and i try to play games there was no sound at all and i try also windows media player but cannot play and showing message ''Windows Media Player cannot play the file because there is a problem with your sound device. There might not be a sound device installed on your computer, it might be in use by another program, or it might not be functioning properly.'' and i try also winamp but showing ''bad directsounddriver... error code 88780078'', i tried so many methods and steps already but i still failed, pls help.. thanks! -peter balones

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So its true Mr. Peter. When you re-install windows you have to manually install the sound drives. Use your motherboard cd to install sound drivers. If you don't have that and if you know about the sound driver, go here and download your driver. Or download and install this and then run it while you are online. Don't need to register. It will show you the device information. Then you can search for your model in the above site. Thanks. Please rate the answer. :)

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You have to download the driver for sound off the internet from the company's website tech support

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