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Windows 7: Volume Control There are no active mixer devices available error

12 Apr 2013   #1
Rawad

Windows 8.1 64 bit
 
 
Volume Control There are no active mixer devices available error

Alright so I just recently installed Windows XP on an old Laptop . It seems to appear my sound icon is missing every time I try to access volume control it gives me this display error


http://realtimeissues.files.wordpres...umecontrol.jpg

I tired to do the service. msc , didn't work.


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12 Apr 2013   #2
fireberd

Windows 7/8.1/10 64 bit
 
 

Did you install the correct XP sound drivers for the PC? Also before the sound drivers, any motherboard chipset drivers.
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12 Apr 2013   #3
Rawad

Windows 8.1 64 bit
 
 

All I did was Install XP and no Volume control came with it.
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12 Apr 2013   #4
VistaKing

Windows 7 Ultimate 32-Bit & Windows 7 Ultimate 64-Bit
 
 

Raiden92

What is the model of the laptop in question ?
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12 Apr 2013   #5
Rawad

Windows 8.1 64 bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by VistaKing View Post
Raiden92

What is the model of the laptop in question ?
How do you check what model again would it be located under the laptop?
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12 Apr 2013   #6
VistaKing

Windows 7 Ultimate 32-Bit & Windows 7 Ultimate 64-Bit
 
 

Open up a command prompt . Click on the button type CMD , right click and choose Run as administrator . Input the commands below

wmic csproduct get vendor,name,identifyingnumber
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12 Apr 2013   #7
Rawad

Windows 8.1 64 bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by VistaKing View Post
Open up a command prompt . Click on the button type CMD , right click and choose Run as administrator . Input the commands below

wmic csproduct get vendor,name,identifyingnumber
Model Number: emachines M5405
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12 Apr 2013   #8
Rawad

Windows 8.1 64 bit
 
 

Should I just download realtek HD Audio . This has always been a way to fix it . Every time I bumped into a problem like this. I am thinking of giving it a shot.
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12 Apr 2013   #9
VistaKing

Windows 7 Ultimate 32-Bit & Windows 7 Ultimate 64-Bit
 
 

Try this


AC'97 Audio Codecs
DescriptionVersionUpdateDownload
Windows XP A4.06 2008/10/1download
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12 Apr 2013   #10
Rawad

Windows 8.1 64 bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by VistaKing View Post
Try this


AC'97 Audio Codecs
DescriptionVersionUpdateDownload
Windows XP A4.06 2008/10/1download

Is that different then realtek?
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