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Hi donna9, have you tried windows system restore? Click the start button, slide to programs & slide up to Accessories than to System Tools. Click System restore. You will not loose you're personal data. Also check you're antivirus software. Make sure it is up to date & run a full system scan. If neither have helped you gain access to the programs in windows there is only one other recourse. (A full install of windows). It's impossible to repair the windows files connected to these programs.
Please back up you're personal data to a second drive (copy & past) or a CD/DVD because you'll need to format the drive. (All a pain in the rump).
If you have restore CD's you can run them.
To make sure this is not a drive issue if you have to do a fresh install of windows. Find the primary drive's name. Example: Seagate, Western digital, Samsung. Find the model number of the drive. You can find the model number of the hard disk drive by opening windows device manager. Right click once on My Computer. Slide to & left click on properties. Click the hardware tab & than click the device manager button. Click the + sign next to Disk drives. Listed there will be the model number of you're primary drive. Write it down. Example: ST3160827AS.
This is a Seagate drive. Go to the manufactures web site & download the setup tools/utilities. You'll be able to create a bootable floppy disk or if you choose to create a bootable CD. This software work's outside of windows & will check you're drive for errors & repair it if needed. Whether the software does or does not find an issue with the drive it is possible you will loose you're data. This is why I'm suggesting this rout before installing windows fresh.


Good luck donna9!

Mike

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If your computer came with a motherboard disc the sound drivers could be on it


Click start control panel administrative tools computer management device manager scroll to sound video and game controllers you might see a yellow question exclamation mark? ! or a red X Right click to reinstall drivers.

Click start control panel sounds and audio volume advanced speakers make sure you have selected the

(appropriate speakers) also audio you will find 3 drop down lists make sure you have selected the correct speaker settings.


Click start control panel sounds and audio devices select advanced there might be a tick in the mute box untick it


If his does not fix the problem

Click start control panel sounds and audio devices you can adjust the volume there also select speaker.

volume you can change your settings there you can also tick in the box place icon in taskbar for any further volume control settings you will need to right click on the speaker volume icon system select adjust volume.


Click start control panel sounds and audio volume advanced speakers select the appropriate speakers from the drop down list or navigate to the device manager scroll to system devices + to expand system speaker right click properties then select use this device (enable).


The speaker plug/outlets is usually at the back of the computer or if its a laptop on the side.


You will have to open up the computer to check the lead attached to the rear of the input plug make

sure the connection is good with no dust as dust causes static electricity.


Clean your computer of dust using a fine air blower from a compressor making VERY sure that there is

no MOISTURE in the air line specifically around the sound card and the CPU central processing unit.

Dust causes static to build up in a computer


http://download.cnet.com/2000-20_4.html

On the home page you should see a search tab just type in what you are looking for.

Tick in either the all software or windows software box


IE: motherboard name audio driver you might have to try a few times to get it right

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which operating system ??

if your computer came with a motherboard disc the sound drivers could be on it

click start control panel administration tools computer management device manager scroll to sound video and game controllers you might see a yellow question exclamation mark? ! or a red X Right click to

reinstall drivers

click start control panel sounds and audio volume advanced speakers make sure you have selected the

(appropriate speakers) also audio you will find 3 drop down lists make sure you have the selected correct speaker settings there

click start control panel sounds and audio devices select advanced there might be a tick in the mute box untick it

if his does not fix the problem

click start control panel sounds and audio devices you can adjust the volume there also select speaker

volume you can change your settings there you can also tick in the box place icon in taskbar for any

further volume control settings you will need to right click on the speaker volume icon system select adjust volume


click start control panel sounds and audio volume advanced speakers select the appropriate speakers


from the drop down list or navigate to the device manager scroll to system devices + to expand system

speaker right click properties then select use this device (enable) also you might check


the speaker plug/outlets is usually at the back of the computer or if its a laptop on the side

you will have to open up the computer to check the lead attached to the rear of the input plug make

sure the connection is good with no dust as dust causes static electricity


clean your computer of dust using a fine air blower from a compressor making VERY sure that there is

no MOISTURE in the air line or use a can of compressed air specifically around the sound card and the CPU central processing unit

dust causes static to build up in a computer

if its a desktop swap the speakers around if one still does not work its either a faulty speaker or the speaker connection



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check all leads attached to your modem make sure they have a secure dust free connections

you will have to open up your network connections

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click start control panel administration tools computer management device manager scroll to network adapters should see a yellow question mark? right click install drivers

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you will have to open up your network connections

click start control panel network connections this may vary depending on your operating system look for local area connection if you see a red x or a yellow exclamation or question mark ! ? you will need to update or install the driver or it could be firewalled

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Does the product box/or disc say that it is compatible with your XP op system? If it does,

Please try a 'clean' install.

Please check your list of programs in the control panel (install/uninstall) and if anything has installed, please uninstall it.

Turn off all running programs, including the internet and your virus control.

Reinstall the software.

After the installation is complete, restart your computer and be sure your virus control has restarted.

If this does not work/or the software you received with the modem does not list Windows XP, please go to this site
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Choose which of the two 882 modems you have and click on it to take you to a page that will list the specific downloads available for this modem.

You may find a driver for Windows XP there is you do not have the compatible software.

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Also perform an disc clean up on your system.
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