Question about Microsoft Windows Vista Home Premium with Service Pack 1: Windows
Hey I have a windows vista hp laptop and somehow my sound got deleted off it. It tells me I need to install an audio output device, how do i go about doing that?
Have you tried reinstalling the sound driver? if not, click on start, then click on search. type in device manager, then press enter. click the arrow next to sound, video and game controllers. Double click on High Definition Audio device, if it says that the drivers are not installed, click on install drivers.
hope this would help.
Posted on Jul 19, 2010
Run windows update, then follow the directions below.
First verify you see a small sound icon in the Systray . If this icon is missing follow the below section
1. Open the Control panel
2. Open the "Sounds and Audio Devices" icon.
3. Verify the "Place volume icon in the taskbar" checkbox is checked. If this option is not available or is grayed out, skip to the next section of this document.
4. If you were able to check this box, click ok and close out of this window and the Control Panel.
5. Double-click the sound icon in the Systray and verify that all the sound volumes are mid-way or higher.
Check Windows services. Right Click My Computer and Manage. Choose Services and Application
Posted on Aug 30, 2010
Check ur sound card information by doing this
Click on start menu
Click on Run
Type dxdiag, enter
Click on the sound tab
There is button of test direct sound click on this check if there is sound
Check ur registry. Check if the sound registry key is enabled or disabled. There could be an error in registry, run registry cleaner reg in out to scan for errors.
Posted on Sep 14, 2010
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
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