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Sound issues

When i play a game or listen to a cd the sound is distorted , I have updated drivers but it started after I had to reload Windows Xp

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  • sirbargearse Mar 19, 2009

    I have increased my RAM size but apart from that... and reformatting the hard drive with a professional installer, I haven't made any other changes and I am getting the same issues.

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I also have a sound issue, when i connect the speakers to the computer i just get a loud noise and i cant hear the cd i'm playing

Posted on May 17, 2008

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HP dc5000 compaq - running win xp pro sp2 and it won't upgrade to sp3. Sp3 needed to run Nero 11.


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Had to reload Windows XP, but could not find PCI and sound drivers. I used the driver CD but would not work?


How did you reload Windows XP? Did you use the recovery CD shipped with the computer from the manufacturer, or did you use a Windows XP CD?

If your computer had Windows XP preinstalled on it and you are not using the manufacturer's restore CD, you will have to go to the manufacturer's website and download drivers from there, if they are available.

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Pls i can"t hear the


Hi,

You just need to download the appropriate audio driver for your computer. Go to the Device Manager and install all missing drivers for "Unknown Devices". Either connect to the internet or use the driver disc which came with the motherboard of the computer.

For those who doesn't know how to access Device Manager, please follow the steps below.

For Windows XP:
Start -> Run -> Type devmgmt.msc (in the box) -> Right click Unknown device -> Properties -> Driver tab -> Update driver

For Windows Vista and Windows 7
Start -> Type devmgmt.msc (in the start search box) -> Right click Unknown device -> Properties -> Driver tab -> Update driver

Hope this helps.

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Cant play game CD's on Dell XP desktop drivers are updated and shows no problem


what happens when you try....my bet off the top would be that you dont have a good enough video card to run the programs

Mar 31, 2010 | Dell Dimension 3100 PC Desktop

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When i install the window xp than sound driver is not working so i want the sound driver . my pc product code is AZ001064


There are 4 ways you can download and install audio drivers :

1.From Device Manager

(1).Click Start, type Device Manager in the Start Search box, and then press ENTER.
(2).In the Device Manager dialog box, expand Sound, video, and game controllers.
(3). Right-click the device, and click Scan for hardware changes.
You should see a message that a hardware device is being installed. Additionally, the uninstalled audio device is now present in Device Manager.
(4).Close the Device Manager dialog box, and then determine whether you can hear sound.

2.From the motherboard or installation CD - If your computer came with a motherboard CD, the audio drivers should be on the disk.

3. From manufacturer's website - If you don’t have the CD go to your computer manufactures web page to search for updated sound driver software. Read the instructions on the download pages carefully before installing.

4. Microsoft's Windows Update feature : If there are no updated sound drivers available, use Microsoft's Windows Update feature. Connect to the Internet and try the following items until Windows Update opens:

(1).Click Start, and then click Windows Update (if it is listed).
(2).Click Start, click Settings, and then click Windows Update (if it is listed).
(3).Click Start, click All Programs, and then click Windows Update (if it is listed).
(4).Go to Microsoft's Web site and click Windows Update from the Downloads menu.

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Sound card drivers


most drivers are available at:

http://drivers.myfreewares.com

When you provide more info, I can be more specific.

Oct 25, 2008 | PC Desktops

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No videon


it sounds like an issue of driver installation order. If not installed in the correct order, the drivers may not function correctly. The correct order is:

Desktop System Software
Chipset Utility
Video Driver
Audio Driver
Modem Driver
Network Driver

My suggestion is to do a system restore to the 1st available restore point (The one created at boot after you reinstalled) then install the drivers in the correct order. (NOTE: Before you can play a DVD, you will have to install the DVD player too)

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Sound device not working


Windows XP


START - My Computer (RIGHT CLICK) - Properties - Hardware Tab - Device Manager button - click on the sound, video and game controllers - on the drop down menu you should see sound codec - either right click and UPDATE DRIVER - or delete sound codec’s and restart, XP will install suitable sound drivers.

If that doesn’t work then try installing sound drivers from the computer manufacturer.
If you have a big X on the sound codec or your third party drivers than it’s a hardware issue.

If replacing the drivers’ doesn’t work then it's a hardware issue. If you have onboard sound card then you will need to replace the mother board. I hope it's under warranty.

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plz try by reloading the sound driver from *********** board cd,plz post your findings

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