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Windows 7: Problem installing AUDIO DRIVER

04 Oct 2012   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate 32bit
 
 
Problem installing AUDIO DRIVER

I'm running Windows 7 Ultimate 32bit.
Motherboard > Gigabyte ga-m68mt-s2p

When I manually install audio driver for Realtek alc-888b/889 from the dvd came with motherboard, still windows says 'No sound card was found. No driver installed....'
I checked by running dxdiag.

I can't get the issue. Please help. Tnx.




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04 Oct 2012   #2

Windows 7 Enterprise x64
 
 

Hi,

Run the Windows Update before reinstalling driver.

Go to system manufacturer’s website and look for latest driver, Download - SAVE - right click and
RUN AS ADMIN. REBOOT after each driver installation.

Sound drivers often rollback so check the version after installation and the reboot to
see if the version you installed is there, if not repeat the install - reboot until it is. It can take
several tries depending on how many rollbacks it does.

Also Right Click Speaker near clock - Playback Devices - right click in the box area - check
Show disable and disconnected devices. Highlight speaker and on the lower Right click
Properties check settings for Device Usage enabled and so on. Also do same for Configure
on Lower Left of that box.
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04 Oct 2012   #3

Windows 7 Ultimate 32bit
 
 

Debbie B - thanks. I'll try your suggestions.
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07 Oct 2012   #4

windows 7 ultimate x64
 
 

and if you are using laptop you'd better to try enabling sound card, cause your windows cannot find sound cards
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