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How to fix no audio output device is installed?

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Well it depends on what the situation is.
1. For desktops only: For example, if you have a desktop, make sure your speakers or headphones are connected to the right jack. For speakers, you should insert the cord into the green colored jack located on the back of your PC. For headphones, most modern computers now have a headphone jack in front of the PC (you can easily find this by looking for a jack with an icon of a headphone above it).
If you are trying to listen through speakers, after making sure you have them connected to the right jack, make sure your speakers are plugged in to an outlet. If you have a speaker set up where you have 2 side speakers and a big box, make sure the connections to each of them are complete - then connect them to an outlet.
After following those steps, try to restart your computer and then listen to some music.
2. For both desktops and laptops: If not, try to go to the manufacturer's website and download the audio driver for your PC model. The support website usually follows the format of - for example, Dell's is . After downloading the file, double-click to install the driver and then restart the PC. You should now have sound.

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Go to control panel and look for device manager
if you dont have an option that says "sound,video and game controllers" then your sound might be under "other device"
Check Both just to make sure
If you see that your driver has a yellow mark on it, uninstall it, Make sure that that the delete from computer is unchecked
Then Restart your computer

If still doesn't work go to your computer OEM website to find the latest audio driver for your operating system and download/install driver.

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Take it off and clean and plug again
re-install window
plug another pci sound card

Posted on Mar 26, 2011

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I experienced the same no audio problem after Ultimate upgrade. Here is how I solved it.
Computer type: Dell Inspiron 1501 (Laptop)

1. Open internet browser. (in my case Internet Explorer)
2. Click on Favorites
3. Click on DELL
4, Click on Support.Dell.Com
5. Click on Drivers & Downloads
6. Click on Choose computer model
7. Select product model ( laptop, desktop....)
8. Select product model (in my case Inspiron 1501)
9. Confirm selection
10. Select operating system (in my case Vista)
11. Under category, select Audio.
12, Under downloads, select SIGMATEL-DRIVER STAC92XXX C-MAJOR HD AUDIO.
13. Select RUN.

Note: The computer went through the process of downloading and re-configuring the audio drivers. About half-way through the download, the red circle dissappeared from the speaker icon on the task bar. The computer re-booted and the audio returned.
I hope this helps.......Pete

Posted on Jan 16, 2009

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