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No sound on windows xp

Discussion in 'Windows XP' started by williams1234, Dec 22, 2010.

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  1. williams1234

    williams1234 Thread Starter

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    Please help. There is no sound on my computer and it says no devices
     
  2. aks88

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    Go to start->run
    type devmgmt.msc

    See if there is any question mark symbol beside any hardware.

    Again goto start->run and type dxdiag

    Then under the sound tab click "Test DirectSound"
     
  3. flavallee

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    Did you do a repair or fresh install of Windows XP?

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    What's the brand name, model name, and model number of your computer?

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    Go into the Device Manager, then click the + in

    Display Adapters

    Network Adapters

    Other Devices

    Sound Video And Game Controllers


    Advise what's listed in each heading and if any of them have a question mark ( ? ), exclamation mark ( ! ), or X next to them.

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