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There is no sound coming from my computer on either my monitor or desktop speakers. I have checked my volume controls in all of the panels and they are up but I still have no sound.

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Hello.
The things you should do:
1- Make sure your speakers are on( properly connected to power supply).there should be a LED indicator ON
2- Make sure the cable coming out of your speakers or monitor ( Mini plug connector) is properly connected to the audio out jack in your computer.

Before continue:
In order to be sure all is ok, unplug the mentioned mini plug in touch the end of the plug with your finger, if step 1 is ok, you should hear a noise coming from your speaker, set the volume control in your speakers to an apropiate level, (don't forget to plug in it again).
Is everything ok ? if yes, continue:

3- In the volume controls in windows:

The left most control is the master make sure the checkbox ( Mute all) is not checked, the same apply to the one labeled wave( this one reproduce the sounds stored in your PC and the ones coming from the mic, if you are using one).
Note: to use the mic you wil have to clear the corresponding checkbox.
If this doesn't solve your problem you will have to check for the audio drivers.
Let me know if you are still having problems.

Posted on Jul 11, 2008

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