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My laptop Hi: my wife was cleaning out her laptop and blowed off all kinks of stuff, now she has no sound.

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  • alfhild Jan 08, 2008

    I have no sound from the internal sound card---I am using a usb sound card, and it works fine----On occassion I will get some sounds from the laptop without the usb card, usually startup windows music, but recently i had muted and distorted wave music---I couldn't get it to improve and rebooted---the sound disappeared and i couldn't get it back..

    When the problem first appeared, i did live chat with gateway--they concluded that I would have to send it in---$150 and probably a new motherboard---I took it to a local computer guy and he suggested the usb---I wonder if there might be a bad connection between the motherboard and a separate audio card---I have tried loading new drivers, etc----because i on occasion get sound from the laptop speakers, i suspect a hardware problem

    thanks perry mcfarland



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It will take information about the manufacturer and model of the computer and the operating system to find the appropriate drivers for download. Meanwhile have you checked the sound control panel to assure volume did not get muted or other settings changed?

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