Question about Acer Aspire 5500 5570-2609 Laptop
When i try to do anything with sound it comes up with a message (cannot play back the audio stream: no audio hardware is available, or the hardware is not responding.) the i clicked on details and this is what i got (windows media player error center) (THERE IS NO SOUND CARD) (you either do not have a sound card installed on your computer or it is not functioning properly. if you dont have sound card installed , you must install one before you can listen to audio in a digital media file. if yu do have a sound card installed, refer to its documentation to troubleshoot the problem) (ERROR ID =0x80040256, REMEDY ID=0x00000000) i went to system in control panel and checked out the hardware then device manager. it had a !on AUDIO DEVICE but there was two like that aqnd there was also a ! on unknown device in the sound, video and game controllers. when i clicked on the !audio device it said (the drivers for this device are not installed.[code 28] you can install the drive on the computer bu t i cant get internet to download the driver so i want to download it on my regular pc to put it on my memory card and then put it on my laptop if u can hel me that would be great but if it is more than downloading a couple drivers like having to buy a sound card than ill have to live with it like that. but i really hope you can help me because i really like listening to music. HERE ARE SOME DATAILS OM MY LAPTOP ---------------------------------- GATEWAY SOLO, PENTIUM 2, 128MB RAM,4GB HARD DRIVE,WINDOWS XP PROFESSIONAL WITH NO MODEM. THANK YOU not able to play audio sounds
There are many reason why you are having this problem, as i can see that you have code 28
Solution : Reinstall Driver, try to find your accompanied CD that goes with your pc
This code means the device was not installed completely.
To resolve this issue, follow the recommended solution. If that does not work, try removing the device from Device Manager and using the Add New Hardware wizard to redetect it. or remove the device physically and re-install it, or else You may need to obtain updated drivers if the error still occurs.
what kind of sound card?
Posted on Aug 08, 2008
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