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Sounds like underwater

When ever I play anything with sound it will suddenly slow way down and sound like it's underwater, then speed back up to normal.can you tell me what's going on and can it be fixed I already tried a driver update and it still does the same thing. thank-you very much for your help

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  • Jonathan Huffman
    Jonathan Huffman Jul 17, 2010

    sorry..it's not even turned on..any other ideas

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Sounds like youve got the Realtek soundcard software. You have got the sound effects which are built into the software turned on. You should see the Realtek sound manager icon in the bottom right taskbar just right click on that and go through all the options making sure no effects are enabled. Also right click the speaker icon then recording devices and go through all the settings there as sometimes there is also a box needed to check to disable sound effects even though it says none in the Realtek manager. Cheers from Scott and please dont forget to vote

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    Scott Jul 19, 2010

    In control panel add/remove programs uninstall anything to do with sound there must be software somewhere installed making it do that. please let me know how you go

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