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Windows 7: No Sound for dc 7100

01 Feb 2010   #1
toeknee29uk

windows 7
 
 
No Sound for dc 7100

i have recently upgraded to win 7 but although i have soundmax intergrated audio drivers running a cannot get any sound. i had a message saying that the audio system was not running so activated this in system devices can anyone give me any ideas what to try?


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02 Feb 2010   #2
toeknee29uk

windows 7
 
 
all fixed

this is fixed......

i picked up the soundmax xp drivers from HP and during the install it prompted to uninstall the standard driver and reboot. once it booted back up the program continued to run, completeed, rebooted again and hey presto sound
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02 Feb 2010   #3
WalkerA WinTeam

Windows 7 Home Premium (64-bit) *** Windows XP SP3 (32-bit), OSX 10.6
 
 

Hi there,

Glad you were able to get it fixed! When you get a chance, please mark this thread 'Solved' as explained here. Thanks

Cheers,

Walker
Windows Outreach Team
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26 Apr 2010   #4
zapp22

Windows XP Pro SP3, Windows 7 Pro 32-bit, Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit, Windows XP Home SP3
 
 
OP, did you install from DVD or ??

I am having trouble getting a Win7 Ultimate DVD to even start correctly on a DC7100.

OP, did you have to update BIOS or load Win7 -friendly chipset drivers to get the install going? did you install from a DVD?

thx
z
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23 Aug 2010   #5
loozerboyz

windows 7 ultimate x64
 
 

i know this thread is a few months old. but i read the question about having problems booting from the 7 dvd on the dc 7100. i solved the problem (well sort of). it says attempting to boot from disk and then eventually just loads up your current OS. well i hit pause/break when it said attempting to load from disc. and came back 3 min later and hit ENTER. then it gave the typical press any key to load from cd or dvd.

just thought i put in my two cents... hope this answer helps many to come.
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