Windows 7 Forums
Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.

Windows 7: Realtek AC'97 Audio (Code 10)

01 Mar 2009   #21

XP/win7 x86 build 7127

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by 767bill View Post
I have tried all the links to fix my NO AUDIO. Nothing works. I can not find the R2.14, it must be superseeded. I hve an HP zv5330us and I had both Realtek and Soundmax. When I went to Vista I had to remove Realtek, in the registry also. Then SoundMax was great. Went to 7 and not hearing a thing. Any idea where I should look for a remedy? Whenever I go to the HP site it basically tells me to buy a new computer.
I still have the 2.14's.... pm me if you want them

My System SpecsSystem Spec
01 Mar 2009   #22

Windows 7

Yes, I would like to try the 2.14. How big a file is it?

Thansk, I will try again......
My System SpecsSystem Spec
02 Mar 2009   #23

Windows 7

I have the same problem. Ive tried the R217 drivers and some other drivers. I think the drivers work but my output is set to "rear panel optical jack" and i cant change it.

I want it to work with the regular output.

I have tried the tips in the sticky, but I can seem to find the right registry key... I think this is the problem for most people here also.

Can anyone help?
My System SpecsSystem Spec
08 Mar 2009   #24

Windows 7
What i have found

I have an ASUS laptop that I have used AC97 drivers on since I have owned it. Since putting on Widows 7 all that will show up is HD audio I have tried several differant downloads still nothing I can not get oboard speakers to work. I tried my set of usb speakers and wouldnt you know it they work fine. although i can sound I still would like to get my built in speakers working any ideas at all?
My System SpecsSystem Spec
09 Mar 2009   #25

Windows 7 Ult x64(x2), HomePrem x32(x4), Server 08 (+VM), 08 R2 (VM) , SuSe 11.2 (VM), XP 32 (VM)

so im guessing you havent tried these drivers?
Latest Realtek HD Audio Driver Version
My System SpecsSystem Spec
09 Mar 2009   #26

Windows 8.1 Pro RTM x64

Hi Gildp67 and welcome to Se7en Forums

You're in luck. There is a new driver available, version available here: Realtek
My System SpecsSystem Spec
16 Mar 2009   #27

Windows 7
already had the latest

sorry but already had the latest drivers with no luck.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
28 Mar 2009   #28

Windows 7 Build 7057
Solved for me

I has had same problem. Finally, after hours of donwloading and installing, i found a solution. So in my case i installed the VIA Vinyl AC'97 Drivers and all was suddenly ok.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
03 Apr 2009   #29

Windows XP and Windows 7

Anybody else got any ideas? I'm running windows 7 32bit...

Thanks for all you guys help anyway.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
03 Apr 2009   #30

Windows XP and Windows 7

Update, those vinyl ones worked for a little bit but they crap out afterwards... No luck unfortunately.
My System SpecsSystem Spec

 Realtek AC'97 Audio (Code 10)

Thread Tools

Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 10:42 AM.
Twitter Facebook Google+

Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App