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  1. reinstate

    reinstate Thread Starter

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    my computer dosent play sound anymore

    i have tried about 7 different drivers and it didn't fix the problem

    the sound card is an onboard sis 7018

    128mb ram, 10gb hdd, 500mhz p3 - i know its not great but it has worked in the past

    can anyone help me please
     
  2. daddyhominum

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    More info, please.

    Does the sound device show as fine in Device Manager?

    Is onboard sound enabled in bios?
     
  3. reinstate

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    yep thats all sweet,

    it does make a constant clicking noise instead of any sounds (play music, get click)
     
  4. reinstate

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    have tried different spks but thats not the problem
     
  5. daddyhominum

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    Did you download the sound drivers from the motherboard site?
     
  6. reinstate

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    yes, and several from driverguide
     
  7. reinstate

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    fixed the problem by turning off all hw accelaration.
    thats when it stared working
    turned on hw acc and it kept going
     
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