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Windows 7: Inadvertent removal of 'Speaker' & 'Headphone' outputs.

21 Sep 2015   #1
Jaded1

Win 7 Pro 64
 
 
Inadvertent removal of 'Speaker' & 'Headphone' outputs.

In Control Panel/manage audio devices. Dialogue Box 'Sound'/playback, I clicked on disable for the speaker and headphone. These two options have now disappeared from the box. How can I restore them, please.
Related (I think). Under 'Device Manager'/Other devices, an audio controller legend has disappeared. Also, 'PCI Input Device' has a ! . Grateful for any thoughts. J


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21 Sep 2015   #2
fireberd

Windows 10 64 bit
 
 

A System Restore MAY get it back working.
If not, Go to the Device Manager and Scan for new hardware and see if that restores it. If not, post a screen shot of the Device Manager and also expand the Sounds section and show what is listed.

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You should delete the Dell Service Tag. Dell considers that personal data and it potentially lead to someone scamming you.
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