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Sound Problem, Can't Figure It Out

Discussion in 'Hardware' started by BrownPanther, Oct 5, 2003.

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  1. BrownPanther

    BrownPanther Thread Starter

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    Hi,

    My sound was working fine but i had to reformatted my computer and put XP back on it but now my sound doesn't work

    I know the sound card is installed but the computer does not even recognize it, when i go to the device manager i only see audio codecs, and some others but i don't see my video card listed

    If anyones' got any suggestions please let me know

    Thanks Alot

    BP
     
  2. Rusty1952

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    Hi, Hav you tried running the Add New Hardware Wizard to let XP search your system to see if it will detect the sound card ?

    Also; does this MB have on-board audio ? If not, did you remove the Sound Card recently just prior to your problem ? If it was, then try reseating the sound card into its slot. Be sure to observe electrostatic precautions. Let us know what happens.
     
  3. mrosehutchinson

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    It doesn't sound like your driver is loaded. You can probably go to the sound card manufacter's website and find the driver download. Save it to a floppy disk and try that.

    I had the same problem at one time.
     
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