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Forum: Sound & Audio 18 Aug 2015
Replies: 18
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Posted By mattking1984
Before i take it in (i haven't found time) some...

Before i take it in (i haven't found time) some new information that might tickle a grey cell of yours into suggesting what might be wrong. I've noticed in the last few days that also the SD Card...
Forum: Sound & Audio 15 Aug 2015
Replies: 18
Views: 4,802
Posted By mattking1984
I removed the backup battery and left it out...

I removed the backup battery and left it out while i went to work, and reinserted it when I cam e back. Still no joy with Audio or USB. Out of interest I thought i'd boot from a Linux liveCD...
Forum: Sound & Audio 11 Aug 2015
Replies: 18
Views: 4,802
Posted By mattking1984
OK, so I think you're right, I've investigated...

OK, so I think you're right, I've investigated USB sound cards and they aren't so expensive. However I have a new problem!

My USB ports aren't working now! I noticed there were 2 more devices...
Forum: Sound & Audio 10 Aug 2015
Replies: 18
Views: 4,802
Posted By mattking1984
Just tried deleting the malfunction device and...

Just tried deleting the malfunction device and searching for drivers on windows update. Failed to install the driver again
Forum: Sound & Audio 10 Aug 2015
Replies: 18
Views: 4,802
Posted By mattking1984
So..I did a factory reset from the restore...

So..I did a factory reset from the restore partition. Being a pre-installed ASUS laptop I was unable to download the installation disc from Microsoft so the F9 approach was my only option. Now I am...
Forum: Sound & Audio 10 Aug 2015
Replies: 18
Views: 4,802
Posted By mattking1984
Yeah, the BIOS reset didn't do anything...

Yeah, the BIOS reset didn't do anything unfortunately. Oh well, I guess a reinstall is my last option. I'll have to some backing up of stuff first (not too much as i use Dropbox for anything...
Forum: Sound & Audio 10 Aug 2015
Replies: 18
Views: 4,802
Posted By mattking1984
...and if so, should i fresh install windows 7 ->...

...and if so, should i fresh install windows 7 -> then upgrade to 10 -? then fresh install 10, or just skip the windows 7 re-install, and upgrade back to 10 again and do the fresh install from there?
Forum: Sound & Audio 10 Aug 2015
Replies: 18
Views: 4,802
Posted By mattking1984
The AMD ones I first tried from the ASUS support...

The AMD ones I first tried from the ASUS support page for my laptop's model number, and then the newest ones from the AMD website.
Forum: Sound & Audio 10 Aug 2015
Replies: 18
Views: 4,802
Posted By mattking1984
They came from a post on the tenforums site. But...

They came from a post on the tenforums site. But as I have an AMD based system, i shouldn't have been installing these at all surely? I have downloaded the Update utility, but was reticent to run it...
Forum: Sound & Audio 10 Aug 2015
Replies: 18
Views: 4,802
Posted By mattking1984
Do you think this issue would be solved by doing...

Do you think this issue would be solved by doing a fresh install of Windows? If i do that, I'll probably do 10 as it seems silly to install 7 again just to upgrade it. This would be a last resort as...
Forum: Sound & Audio 10 Aug 2015
Replies: 18
Views: 4,802
Posted By mattking1984
Nope, the only difference is that now instead of...

Nope, the only difference is that now instead of just having the HDMI Audio Output in the Playback devices, there are now NO devices, as you can see from the screenshot. Still same error and yellow...
Forum: Sound & Audio 10 Aug 2015
Replies: 18
Views: 4,802
Posted By mattking1984
I have just remembered what I think may have...

I have just remembered what I think may have caused the problem. When attempting to fix the problem with my CD-DVD drive not working under windows 10 I foolishly installed the latest intel chipset...
Forum: Sound & Audio 09 Aug 2015
Replies: 18
Views: 4,802
Posted By mattking1984
After deleting both devices and doing a Scan for...

After deleting both devices and doing a Scan for Hardware Changes (which should reinstall generic drivers) i get this, screenshot attached.
Forum: Sound & Audio 09 Aug 2015
Replies: 18
Views: 4,802
Posted By mattking1984
After going to Win10 and coming back, no Audio :(

Hi,

I've come here from a post on the windows 10 forums, as directed by user fireberd (that thread - "Speakers" Sound device disappeared - Windows 10 Forums...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 03 Aug 2015
Replies: 21
Views: 6,234
Posted By mattking1984
I've actually now carried out my windows 10...

I've actually now carried out my windows 10 upgrade with no issues, so I guess we can mark this one as "solved"

Thanks for all your help anyway
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 01 Aug 2015
Replies: 21
Views: 6,234
Posted By mattking1984
Update still failing with the same error code :(

Update still failing with the same error code :(
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 01 Aug 2015
Replies: 21
Views: 6,234
Posted By mattking1984
I ran CHKDSK and here is the output from the...

I ran CHKDSK and here is the output from the EventViewer logs. It doesn't look like it did much.7



Checking file system on C:
The type of the file system is NTFS.
Volume label is OS.

A...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 01 Aug 2015
Replies: 21
Views: 6,234
Posted By mattking1984
OK, having come back from travels, I've noticed...

OK, having come back from travels, I've noticed the update is marked as important again, so i'm back to the same problem. I will run the CHKDSK and get back to you. I didn't do it before I went away...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 11 Jul 2015
Replies: 21
Views: 6,234
Posted By mattking1984
I checked that option saved the logs as on screen...

I checked that option saved the logs as on screen by reopening the files, and yeah i guess it is. Attached are the logs.
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 11 Jul 2015
Replies: 21
Views: 6,234
Posted By mattking1984
There is no save option in the File menu. When i...

There is no save option in the File menu. When i click on Application, on the right panel is "save all events as"...should I use this option? Will that give you the information you need?

I should...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 09 Jul 2015
Replies: 21
Views: 6,234
Posted By mattking1984
I've just done a Check for updates because I was...

I've just done a Check for updates because I was curious, and the failing update (KB2952664) has moved from "Important" to "Optional" It still shows as both failed and pending (with yesterday's date)...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 08 Jul 2015
Replies: 21
Views: 6,234
Posted By mattking1984
Microsoft Windows [Version 6.1.7601] Copyright...

Microsoft Windows [Version 6.1.7601]
Copyright (c) 2009 Microsoft Corporation. All rights reserved.

C:\Windows\system32>CD %TEMP%

C:\Users\Matt\AppData\Local\Temp>ICACLS %TEMP%...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 08 Jul 2015
Replies: 21
Views: 6,234
Posted By mattking1984
The only update found was the one that is...

The only update found was the one that is failing. And it failed again :(

As requested, windowsupdate.log attached.
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 08 Jul 2015
Replies: 21
Views: 6,234
Posted By mattking1984
Sorry for taking so long to reply, I was away on...

Sorry for taking so long to reply, I was away on business.

I have followed the steps as described and attached to this post is the new cbs.log file.

I have not yet tried to reinstall the...
Forum: Windows Updates & Activation 02 Jul 2015
Replies: 21
Views: 6,234
Posted By mattking1984
Brilliant, thanks for replying. I perhaps should...

Brilliant, thanks for replying. I perhaps should have mentioned in the original post, that I previously followed the instructions here: How to Enable ‘Get Windows 10′ App icon in the Windows 7/8.1...
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