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No sound Hi, the sound on my 6000 quit working. When using the sound controls I get the little window but sound is coming out. I checked the device manager and it does not show a sound device installed. All that is shows is two audio codecs and one legacy audio driver. Does anyone have any ideas? Thanks

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  • Jim meyer Jan 27, 2007

    I ran the dxdiag program. It told me that a sound card was not what? Is there an way to add a card or is the motherboard hosed?



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The drivers you mention are related to your sound drivers to they are installed. Run this programme to see if there is a driver problem, click Start>Run then type 'dxdiag' and hit enter. It could be the motherboard sound chip thats failed.

Posted on Jan 27, 2007

  • Anonymous Jan 27, 2007

    It just maybe that your drivers are corrupt, go to the link below and download audio drivers and install again.



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