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Windows 7: Unable to install hot fix for my onboard realtek sound

10 Sep 2009   #1

Winfdows 7
Unable to install hot fix for my onboard realtek sound

i jumped from Win XP to Windows 7 but the problem now is i have no sound device installeed on the taskbar i tried to install my original driver but i have install a Kb888III.exe hot fix to install my driver properly but the installer says 'u require a minimum of windows XP sp2 to apply this fix' i tried trouble shooting compatability but no use .........
Pls help me out

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10 Sep 2009   #2

XP, Vista, W7 64bit Home Premium

Go here and download the latest W7 Realtek driver and install -
download from

Hope this works - I'll check back - forget whatever driver your trying to use - i'll get your driver page and check to see what's availabe there. Hmmn just been there and there is a realtek driver version - is that what you were trying to install? See if you can get the above driver to install firstly and post back.

Your driver Page -
Select software and drivers Compaq Presario SR1630IL Desktop PC - HP Customer Care (Australia - English)#
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12 Sep 2009   #3

Winfdows 7

ya i was trying to instal driver from the hp site
the driver from the link worked but bad sound quality
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