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Usual Fix No Worky: Audio Switcher Out error

Discussion in 'Multimedia' started by ani_me2, Dec 30, 2010.

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  1. ani_me2

    ani_me2 Thread Starter

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    Need Help. (Failed Fixes shown below)
    Errors (3): Audio switcher out (see attached), Windows sounds not playable (see attached)
    System Restore falsely says-> "Your computer cannot be restored to: (point a) No changes have been made...
    Error started 12/24, Updates made 12/19 no funny buisness detecteted prior to 12/24.
    Coincidently Windows Media Player security updates indicated by System Restore for 12/24 @ ~1AM. System restore removed these to no effect.

    Computer Info:
    OS : XP Home, SP 3, 32 bit
    Processor: Intel Pentium 4 CPU 3.06GHz, x86
    Motherboard: ASUSTeK Computer INC., Goldfish3,
    Chipset: Intel i915GL
    Audio driver in use: Realtek High Definition Audio
    Graphics Card: Intel(R) 82915G/GV/910GL Express Chipset Family, 512 Mb
    Processor Count: 1
    Hard Drives: 1
    Antivirus: Yes , Updated: Yes

    Attempted Fixes:
    1. I went to control panel>system>hardware>device manager; No yellow exclamation marks.
    Despite this removed and Reinstalled the Realtek HD driver.(Atached realtek driver download site.JPG)

    2. I went to ASUS's website got stuck in repeating loop. http://support.asus.com/download/download.aspx?SLanguage=en-us

    3. Found an 'auto-update' program from realtek or asus that indicated I had 16 old/broke/conflicting drivers and wanted $30 to fix it. Found free "SlimDrivers" (www.driverupdate.net) indicating I had 17 old/broke/conflicting drivers. Updated all the ones relating to sound etc.

    4. Help :'(
     

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