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No sound at all

There is no sound at all from the boxes after plugging it into the PC. The Led light is on and so is the speaker but no sound at all. PC runs Windows XP. Any ideas of what maybe happening?

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Re: No sound at all

Go to control panel. double click on sound device.check it out.

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Re: No sound at all

Hi again,

Looks like you have a Dell OptiPlex SX260 with a SoundMAX integrated audio. If yes, you may need to uninstall all the devices in the Sound, video and game controllers of your Device Manager. You would need to go this webpage and download the driver, its filename is R49606.EXE. Click on the downloaded file to install. You may need to reboot the PC. Thereafter, try to see if you have sound in your speakers. If not, verify that indeed the drivers were installed by going again to your Device manager and that no item/devices have a yellow or red mark before it. Likewise, you may need to check if your audio/sound devices are "enabled" in your CMOS/BIOS.

Pls post back results (or devices listed in your Device manager) if still a no go.


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