Quote: Originally Posted by Kiwi lad
just joined and this forum seems like the best place to get the info I need.
I have windows 7 64 bit, I upgraded to windows 7 about 3 months ago and almost from the start I have had sound problems.
start up the computer and alls good I have sound, But walk away from the computer for say a half hour and you lose sound, To get it back you have to re-boot the computer, It means if you are on the computer for a few hours and say you want to watch a video you have to re-boot the computer to get sound back, A pain in the ........
I need help
Alternatively, you can use the Hardware Troubleshooter in the Action Center.
1. Click on the flag in the notification area of the taskbar (low right of desktop)
2. If no issues are detected, select Open Action Center
3. select troubleshooting
4. under Hardware and Sound, select Troubleshoot audio playback
5. Follow the wizard