You can do that by following the instructions below: 1. I have tried everything except replacing motherboard. You might want to start by downloading and reinstalling the chipset or smbus driver. Possibly with a yellow exclamation mark or red cross but maybe not. Make sure they are running and set to automatic.
Tired of trying everyone's suggestions that did't work, I went over to microsoft tech forums. I didn't update anything but then again it is my sister's laptop, so I wouldn't know everything, I guess. Some setups mute certain setting or push the slider way down and you can't hear any sound. The one that jumps out is the SonicStage update. Replacing drivers, I have lost count how many times I have done this. If it doesn't find any then open Action Center and use the troubleshooting utility to scan the device for possible solutions, one of which would be to try the older version drivers in compatibility mode for all versions until you possibly find one that works.
Immediately the sound system fell silent. And then I go to device manager and says Error code 10 something like that. Besides a codec, a computer needs a codec interface, otherwise known as a sound card. I'm looking into this for you and will reply to this post again as soon as I have an answer for you. This will uninstall the previous SigmaTel audio device driver from your system.
But just this week my sound doesnt work anymore. If you have any other fixes for this error, let us know in the comments section. I just upgrade to windows vista, but I got no sound. But the computer was dead wrong! Moreover I Have read this announcement today. If you do have a laptop, there are other workarounds still.
I also saw some Bonjour errors. It would be a shame if i had to re install the hard drive, i am worried about new problems, at the moment apart from my sound i have no other problems on my laptop at all. Im in a Laptop Hp L2000, so it has the sound card in the motherboard. Some people saying uninstall audio device and reinstall. This will give you some guidelines.
If so and since you do not have a wireless network adapter listed under Network Adapters or do you? See the following discussion at Community at WindowsReinstall. Ok it looks like I found a solution that worked for me. This process is explained below. Once i had same issue tried restore my sound driver. Be sure to click Delete the driver software for this device. The specific steps in different system versions may be different. You can even set it to automatically download these.
H ello, First you might keep windows update regularly to obtain the latest driver for your device. The refresh links the two together again restoring sound to your device. Driver Easy will then scan your computer and detect any problem drivers. When it came out of hibernate the drivers were reinstalled and worked. Had the same problem with Vista. If it does not work on your issue, I'd suggest you installing the Vista driver in Compatibility mode. Use of names, trademarks and logo are for reference only and no affiliation is implied with any named third-party companies.
Mark Administrator That version of laptop is now being sold with Vista Home Premium. Click Enable in the pop up menu. Download and install the Intel Realtek drivers Any time I tried to install the drivers I received from Realtek, I received a blue screen of death. Write down description make and model - double click on it - drivers tab - write down version. I've probably read 50 + posts on this topic, but everyone says something different and no one seems to reach a consensus. Try that, even if your computer hasn't found our audio, the driver will. Again, go to the Sony website and download and install the appropriate drivers for your computer.