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Windows 7: Realtek installed but NOTHING happening!

10 Apr 2011   #1

windows 7 home premium 64 bit
 
 
Realtek installed but NOTHING happening!

Hi, i installed realtek hd, the latest one for windows 7 64 bit, but my audio driver still says it uses the Conexant High Definition Audio driver, whenever I try to update the driver and locate the new driver from the Realtek folder that was installed NOTHING happens, all it does is say that the latest driver update has already been installed.

Very frustrating, hope to get help ASAP!

Thank you!


My System SpecsSystem Spec
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10 Apr 2011   #2

Several, including Windows 7 x64 Ultimate
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by MisterMan View Post
Hi, i installed realtek hd, the latest one for windows 7 64 bit, but my audio driver still says it uses the Conexant High Definition Audio driver, whenever I try to update the driver and locate the new driver from the Realtek folder that was installed NOTHING happens, all it does is say that the latest driver update has already been installed.

Very frustrating, hope to get help ASAP!

Thank you!

Can you fill out your system specs please, so that we have some idea of your system, and how to advise you further.

Regards....Mike Connor
My System SpecsSystem Spec
10 Apr 2011   #3

windows 7 home premium 64 bit
 
 

Acer TravelMate 7740 Processor
Type : Intel® Core™ i5-430M/i5-520M/i5-540M processor
Speed : 2.26/2.40/2.53 GHz with Turbo Boost up to 2.53/2.93/3.06 GHz
FSB : 1066 MHz
Cache : 3 MB L3

Type : Intel® Core™ i3-330M/i3-350M processor
Speed : 2.13/2.26 GHz
FSB : 1066 MHz
Cache : 3 MB L3

Windows® 7 Home Premium

Products
My System SpecsSystem Spec
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10 Apr 2011   #4

Several, including Windows 7 x64 Ultimate
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by MisterMan View Post
Acer TravelMate 7740 Processor
Type : Intel® Core™ i5-430M/i5-520M/i5-540M processor
Speed : 2.26/2.40/2.53 GHz with Turbo Boost up to 2.53/2.93/3.06 GHz
FSB : 1066 MHz
Cache : 3 MB L3

Type : Intel® Core™ i3-330M/i3-350M processor
Speed : 2.13/2.26 GHz
FSB : 1066 MHz
Cache : 3 MB L3

Windows® 7 Home Premium

Products
That machine probably only supports the Conexant drivers. Many machines will not allow you to simply install other drivers.

The drivers available are here;

Acer TravelMate 7740 / 7740G / 7740Z / 7740ZG Windows 7 Drivers | Laptop Software

Regards....Mike Connor
My System SpecsSystem Spec
10 Apr 2011   #5

windows 7 home premium 64 bit
 
 

That's not the news i was hoping for! but thank you very much for answering and helping me out here!
My System SpecsSystem Spec
10 Apr 2011   #6

Several, including Windows 7 x64 Ultimate
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by MisterMan View Post
That's not the news i was hoping for! but thank you very much for answering and helping me out here!
My pleasure. Sorry it was not what you were hoping for. Sometimes, various user groups, and others, find ways to install other drivers on such machines.

However, if you are not having any problems, you are better advised to use the drivers provided by the manufacturer.

Regards....Mike Connor
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