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No sound Hi, Since about 3 weeks ago I have not had any sound on my laptop. I have tried the suggestions made to others but still no luck. Someone said to click on the volume icon on the lower right hand side by the clock but I don't have one. I used to just use fn and the arrow keys. I also can't locate the mute button to check that. Thank you anne

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You might have already tried this, but:
1) press the "start" or windows logo button at the bottom-left hand corner of the screen.
2) press "control panel" on the right side of the menu.
3) press the "sound" button (thumb-nails should be alphabetically ordered.)
you should be on the tab "playback". if so, check if you are currently using "realtek high-defenition audio". there should be a little green check-mark.
once you have that done, check to see if the "fn + arrow key(s)" button(s) work. if not, then you must have a speaker problem.

the last laptop i had had speakers that worked great, but they just stopped working one day all of the sudden...
so i just used the headphones port to plug in some speakers and that worked just fine.
try external speakers if you can not solve this soon.

best wishes,
Piggers

Posted on Jul 09, 2008

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