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Windows 7: Windows 7 wont play music on my external harddrive

18 Dec 2009   #1
taxidermi

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Windows 7 wont play music on my external harddrive

Hi everyone,

I recently got a new laptop, a Dell Vostro 1520 with Windows 7. I'm in the process of transferring all my files from my old laptop to the new one and while setting up my Zune software I realized it wouldn't play any of my music that I keep in my external harddrive. I've tried to play my music on Windows Media Player as well and I'm having no luck there as well. Can anyone help me out?


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18 Dec 2009   #2
zigzag3143

Win 8 Release candidate 8400
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by taxidermi View Post
Hi everyone,

I recently got a new laptop, a Dell Vostro 1520 with Windows 7. I'm in the process of transferring all my files from my old laptop to the one and while setting up my Zune software I realized it wouldn't play any of my music that I keep in my external harddrive. I've tried to play my music on Windows Media Player as well and I'm having no luck there as well. Can anyone help me out?
Hi and welcome

can you type device manager in search. go to the sound tab. Is your soundcard/chipset listed? does it have a yellow triangle on it? Are there any "unknown" devices with yellow on them?

Ken J+
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18 Dec 2009   #3
taxidermi

Windows 7
 
 

Yup, everything seems to be working properly

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18 Dec 2009   #4
taxidermi

Windows 7
 
 



sorry that link didn't work too well the first time
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