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OK....really weird! When booted, this laptop sound plays fine for about 15 minutes and then nothing. Then reboot and it works fine for another 15-20 mins and out again. Have un-installed and reinstalled all drivers from HP and updated BIOS. Thought the card might be heating up but a immediate reboot gets it working, Finally, did a complete reinstall of windows XP Pro and still same problem. I'm pretty computer savvy and I gotta tell ya, I'm stumped. It's a;most like the sound card is being put to sleep because it takes 20 min almost exactly to go back out. Any ideas?

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If it's just started doing this and didn't do this when you go it, it's a hardware problem. Try removing your keyboard and so forth (find a manual online if you don't know how) and cleaning out the inside, as it could be dust and such inside causing overheating or a short. If it's new, you should have a warranty to get it replaced.

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This may be a heat problem, check the CPU fan and heat sink. Remove dust etc.

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