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Lisa on March 11, 2005
I have a new sound card but no sound???

How can I correct this problem I have a new sound card but can't get any sound.
Robin on March 11, 2005
RE: I have a new sound card but no sound???

Hey there Lisa...

double click the Volume icon from the menu bar neer the clock. and check that the volume thingi is high and there is no mute button checked. If it's not present at all go to the following.

1st of all U'll have to make sure that the soud
Blaster is on, and check up if the switch of ur Soundblasters from the back of the pc, is In the right whole... cause there r 3...

Next check if your sound card's driver is installed, or recognised by your computer.

To do so, U'll do the following: Right click by the mouse on My Computer ---> Properties ---> Hardware---> Device manager.

U'll see that there is a bunch of drivers. One of which should be "Sound and Video Controler"

If there is no Exclamation or question Mark there
It means ur sound card is recognized by the computer.


If the driver is showing a ? or !
U'll have to right click it and update it, by the sound driver CD which comes with ur sound card box...

to do so,right click on the ? ---> Update Driver---> Advanced --->Next--->Include location in the search ---> Brouse ---> (brouse to Driver cd find Driver(folder) select the windows version u have WinXP)--->OK --->Next---> (U'll read that it has been updated...) restart ur computer. U should hear the sound.

Note: this has been explained for a winXP OS. In case ur using it on win98 or ME it differs a little bit.

Let me know what happens with u Lis. :)
zamor on September 13, 2005
i made a disk recory,but after no sound on my pc

i made a disc recovery,but but after my computer cant play music cause it say audio or sound device not installed...so what can i do to activate it...pleeeeaase
dina on November 13, 2005
RE: I have a new sound card but no sound???

whenever i go to windows media player or stuff to play music its doesnt work some of the songs even go orange i tries to fix the proclem by goin to control panel and clickin onto sounds and devices then it wouldn't let me click on it to go higher it was like at low and it was shaded grey
adam on December 5, 2005
RE: I have a new sound card but no sound???

i have the same propblem and well icant find a answer everyone say the same gay answer which isnt it i cant click anything in my sound option in the control panel.there all sahded grey, i have no sound icon on the tool bar all the drivers are installed and working properly,my sound is turned on through the bios.if you tell me to check to see if any of these work ill just ignore it believe me evry thing ive listed has been tested so if youm have an idea not o the list let me know.pls tnk u/?\
jim gau on December 9, 2005
RE: I have a new sound card but no sound???

is it possible that all the settings and drivers be right and the mother board is bad . im on the second sound card and still the same thing. windows sees it software and drivers in stalled but no sound.
Richard on December 23, 2005
RE: I have a new sound card but no sound???

Well i dont have a NEW sound card, but my sound has completely STOPPED! ive checked in Device Manager, and everythings fine in the Sound section. Also the Volume Controls/Speaker settings are COMPLETELY fine, and working properly.
My speakers also dont make the "pop" sound that they usually do when they're turned on...... which is weird. SO PLEASE HELP ME! Im hoping for my sound to work before Christmas, lol.xo
bunmi on January 7, 2006
RE: I have a new sound card but no sound???

I am having a problem with my sound. All the sound options are in grey but my sound driver is recognised

what do I do?

please help
brandon on February 1, 2006
RE: I have a new sound card but no sound???

I have just formatted my windows xp from dell and when i went to go play a disk it had no sound and instead now i get some periodic beeping whick is oh so annoying. How do i indentfy what sound card i have ?
alican on February 11, 2006
i still have it

I tried every possible way there is and i still cant find a way to solve it.

if you could help that would be awsome!
chris on March 15, 2006
I have a new sound card but no sound???

I have all my sound options high not mute and i installed my sound card and everything else but i still can't hear a voice! what should i do??
Jim on July 27, 2006
RE: I have a new sound card but no sound???

I have the same problem. Everything has been checked and double checked and no sound. Sorry I can't answer you're question, but if you find out what the problem is please let me know. Thanks. Jim
Julie on October 21, 2006
RE: No Sound

Hi

I lost my sound from working one day to nothing the next and the only thing I had done to the pc was run a couple of spyware progs....very frustrating!!

After a lot of checking of the audio settings I found the problem a check in a box, which by the way I didn't place there.

So if anyone has a similar problem to mine here is where the check was:

Start button, all programmes, accessories, entertainment,volume control, advanced at the bottom of this window you will see "other controls" with a box saying "1 digital output only" this had a check in it and as soon as I took it out.... I was blasted with music literally as I had my volume turned to max!

Hope this is of use to someone.

Julie
pradeep on May 16, 2007
RE: I have a new sound card but no sound???

i format my system after that no sound what i can do for sound
nb on May 17, 2007
RE: I have a new sound card but no sound???

most probable culprits are, 1. check speaker volume. 2. check audio jack properly connected. 3 re install audio drivers.

that should help you.

nb.

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jeff gaut on June 10, 2007
no sound...

I installed a new power supply, and now my computer has no sound. I reinstalled the drivers. I am using my onboard sound card. My case has a front sound port that hooks into a jumper on my motherboard, and neither the onboard sound, or the jumper sound work. I am using old speakers, but to check if it was the speakers, i plugged in headphones that i know work, and it still didn't work. This leads me to believe it is a software problem and not a hardware, but I don't know anything about software.

PLEASE HELP ME
andrew griffith on June 19, 2007
I have a new sound card but no sound???

well i can't work it out.
had sound on my pc for many years.whilst watching you tube it just stopped.no sound from saved m-pegs.or music files,disc driver or any thing.checked speakers,there ok.checked 'sound and video controler',no ? or !.
can anyone help (in idiot format please).
thanks
andrew
nb on June 19, 2007
RE: I have a new sound card but no sound???

hey andrew..

i think you are having a corrupt driver problem. just use your driver cd and try re installing drivers. you should get back your sound.

bye

nb

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NotHacker on November 1, 2007
RE: I have a new sound card but no sound???

try download "SoundMax" guyz its the problem
trust me im have problem with sound but other
ihope im help ^^
Amer on January 12, 2008
Can't Find Sound card detail to get Driver

Hey;

I've just bought a new laptop with windows vista.
It came with no cd, no cd for graphic card neither for sound card.
I wanted to format it back to windows XP.
I found the ATI driver online cause I know the type of my graphic card but can't find the type of the sound card, All I have about it is a stick on the laptop that tells info about its devices and it says Dolby Digital, so i searched for dolby digital sond card driver and found no maches for the type.
Any help??
same on February 16, 2008
No sound problem

i also have the same problem, and i have tried all of methods that your posting. but it still no sound. please help....Thanks
Trevor on March 13, 2008
RE: I have a new sound card but no sound???

I had no sound also, i am on xp i followed julies advice and it worked, try this:

start, all programs,accessories,entertainment,
volume control,then check all the levels in there,worked for me.good luck.
andrew on May 7, 2008
i deleted my sound icon by accident and now i dont have one

hey guys i totally deleted my sound icon and now i cant hear anything
i dont even think i have a sound card nor any installing sound cd's.
can any1 help me PLZ!
karlo on July 2, 2008
RE: I reformated my pc..

i reformat my pc but now theres no sound. windows media player keep saying this "Windows Media Player cannot play the file because there is a problem with your sound device. There might not be a sound device installed on your computer, it might be in use by another program, or it might not be functioning properly." plz help me..
Eric on July 3, 2008
RE: I have a new sound card but no sound???

Hi Karlo,

It sounds like you might need to install a driver for your sound card. If there was an installation disk that came with your sound card, pop that into your computer and run the installation file on the CD. If not, you can try looking for a driver for your sound card on the manufacturers website. You could also try running the "Add New Hardware" wizard which is accessible from the windows Control Panel (Start > Settings > Control Panel) to see if it will detect and install your sound card automatically for you.

Eric.
Jack on August 16, 2008
RE: multimedia sound

I deleted mutimedia and have no sound and no icon. What can i do to get it back? thank you
Adil on September 4, 2008
RE: I have a new sound card but no sound???

Hi there,

i had a problem of the sound ... as everything was installed n working fine..all drivers installed..video's playing fine ..but there was no sound..

here wut i did ...
i opened the volume control and checked then un-checked the main volume control for 3-4 times.. and the sound was back...i dunno wuts the logic behind it..but it worked for me .
carl james on September 8, 2008
RE: I have a new sound card but no sound???

helo there, i have a new sound card, it can play sounds through my computer but it has nos sounds when i'm watching youtube?? can you please help me, PLEASE!!
Caroline on September 25, 2008
I DELETED MY SOUND ICON BY ACCIDENT :(

hello,
all you computer experts please help me :)
i deleted my sound icon by accident don't ask how, I just deleted it by accident anyway- i was wondering if anyone new a quick and easy way to install and get it back. It's so annoying having no sound on the PC. If you know how- please help me PLEASE :)
Jason on October 11, 2008
sound not working at all..

the sound was working when i went on counter strike but my dad removed all the leads and opened up my computer to look what graphic card i had and when we turned it back on with everything pluged in right place it said that the sound was working but it wasnt. I have tried everything to fix it but nothing works. Ive also tried all the tutorials on how to fix it above. My monitor has built in speekers and this happens all the time to me. About 4 times within this year. please help
Jason on October 11, 2008
sound not working at all..

It was reconising my sound driver as a USB device and said i could safly remove it... i think i mint of clicked the remove device button and i realy dont know what to do :(
scott on November 9, 2008
RE: I have a new sound card but no sound???

i also have a very big problem, i wanted to delete everything on my computer so it'd go faster, so i restored it to the starting point, but everything was still the same. i want through every file deleting things and then i emptied my recycle bin. now i have no sound, and im wondering what i screwed up this time, like ive tried EVERYTHING and theres nothing more i can think off. youtube videos play but theres no sound, and myspace songs just dont play at all, any ideas?!?! if so please help me step by step
ijaz on January 15, 2009
RE: no voice in computer

my computer voice was not good so i delete it but now no voice in my computer so now i dont know how to get back the voice
yuri1213 on February 3, 2009
no sound on pc after not using for 1 week..

i did not use my pc for 1 week.. so when i returned to use my pc there is no sound anymore.. i dont know what the problem is.. because the sound is working after i have 1 week vacation.. someone help me..
Starfish on March 11, 2009
RE: I have a new sound card but no sound???

My PC has had no sound since the secind day of having it. I have Vista and a Realtek Highdef sound card. The device manager says I have the lastest driver. I unistalled the driver last night and rebooted. The computer automatically reinstalled but now windows explorer and internet explorer have stopped working

What do I do
binu on March 13, 2009
sound check by audio manager is ok but no sound for audio, video&games

i have realtech hd audio driver. sound card is default with the motherboard. when i play music or video or games, no sound is coming. but everything is ok when i checked the volume controller and audio manager. when the realtech hd audio manager perform sound check, the sound is coming. wat is the problem with my pc.? can any one help me?
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RE: I have a new sound card but no sound???

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i have a device soun on May 23, 2009
RE: I have a new sound card but no sound???

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Vijay on July 9, 2009
NO Volume Thru Internet

Hi All, iam having a serious problem, i googled a lot but not able to find a solution... i was able to hear music in Youtube, watch CNN thru flash player, suddenly their is no volume in any browser, the video is running fine. I uninstalled Macromedia flash player and installed it again. But still i have the same issue.. so can someone pls help in getting back the sound..
Billy on March 22, 2010
RE: I have a new sound card but no sound???

i did the exact steps and i downloaded a new sound card but i couldn't
find any driver folder and i tried moving them so i can find them but it
didn't work.. please help!
ismail on April 16, 2010
RE: I have formatted my computer after that there is no sound in my

i formatted my computer after that there is no sound in my computer and i dont have my motherboard cd with me i lost the cd what can i do my motherboard number is DG31PR
ismail on April 17, 2010
RE: I have a new sound card but no sound???

does any one know from where i can download veriton M261 motherboard software
saba on July 29, 2010
RE: I have a new sound card but no sound???

how can i correct my pc voive,,my window have sound card but i have no voice
Ankit on November 23, 2010
RE: I have a new sound card but no sound???

thanks Robin...4 d advice....
vinod on March 2, 2011
RE: I have a new sound card but no sound???

i install all driver but sound not working.
Indra on July 3, 2011
RE: I have a new sound card but no sound???

I got a computer from a friend and there the computers sound was working perfectly with or without added speakers for better volume and now after moving it into my house there is no sound at all and I have got all the volume turned up and everything, it's really confusing me because it worked when it was there!
Salman on July 4, 2011
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nk_ronaldo on August 29, 2011
RE: I have a new sound card but no sound???

same wid me... plz help us
lily4312 on September 29, 2011
RE: I have a new sound card but no sound???

I just installed an Audigy sound blaster card on my PC. I have the
volume control on my task bar and everything I try tells me I have no
conflict with my sound card. So where is my sound? My speakers are not
the problem either.
Biju Bhattacharya on August 10, 2012
I have a new sound card but sound is low???

I have a new 4 channel sound card but sound is coming low comparision to
on board audio.
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