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My window XP crashed. I have to format the disk. I have AVS500 speaker they do not work any more. I believe i have to install some software/driver. Will you help in this issue? Thanks Zahid

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I don't think there is any software available for your speakers its plug and play. What you probably need to do is install the driver for your sound card to get the speakers to function again. You don't list the sound card you have so I cant point you to where to get the drivers you need but honestly I don't think its your speakers its more likely your sound card and the drivers you need to make it function again.

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The issue is not with the speakers but with your sound card driver. google search the soundcard for your system, if its a laptop it should be fairly easy by going to the manufacturers website as with a branded pc, however if you have a clone pc made by somone, you need to find out what soundcard you have, the only way of doing this is opening up the box. and looking for the soundcard as a daughter board and looking for the reference numbers or model. if you cannot see one then it is most likely embeded into your motherboard. in which case make a note of the motherboard model and go to its manufacturers website.

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