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Windows 7: Automatic turning off sounds

04 Jun 2009   #1

windows 7 rc
Automatic turning off sounds

Hello, after install win 7 rc (b7100), sounds on my notebook (hp compaq 8510p) are automaticly turning off after a few secounds of inactive. When I play some sound, it automaticly turn on, but it takes about 3-5 sec. I don't know, how can I change it back as in win 7 beta (b7000).
For every ideas I thank you.

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07 Oct 2009   #2

Windows 7 Build 7600 x64

Hi, same issue here with HP 8710w. I use Build 7600RTM. Most other drivers / services / software for these laptops have not been released aswell, so i think we have to wait till HP services the W7 drivers as of the 22nd of October as stated on their website.
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