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Vista without sound

Howdy,am in a little strife here.Have reinstalled Vista home edition, but for the life of me I am unable to get sound.Any thoughts appreciated .

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  • black_sheep3 Sep 13, 2009

    Hi, really appreciate you helping here. My PC is a unit which was made up & put together by a local pc shop, so its not a brand make if you get my drift.
    regards.

  • ThailandCDMA May 11, 2010

    Please tell me about your computer brand and model so may i can find compatible sound driver for you :)

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First......... have you installed your sound card drivers. second, look at the loudspeaker on the bottom right of the taskbar, if it has a red line through it, it means sound is turned off. double click on it and enable sound. third, if all the above are ok, then go to.... control panel, sounds and see if your system speakers are set to deault. I had problems when I installed bluetooth and it defaulted to bluetooth speakers, which I dont have. Hope this helps.

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