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Windows 7: Realtek AC'97 Audio (Code 10)

01 Mar 2009   #21

XP/win7 x86 build 7127

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by 767bill View Post
I have tried all the links to fix my NO AUDIO. Nothing works. I can not find the R2.14, it must be superseeded. I hve an HP zv5330us and I had both Realtek and Soundmax. When I went to Vista I had to remove Realtek, in the registry also. Then SoundMax was great. Went to 7 and not hearing a thing. Any idea where I should look for a remedy? Whenever I go to the HP site it basically tells me to buy a new computer.
I still have the 2.14's.... pm me if you want them

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01 Mar 2009   #22

Windows 7

Yes, I would like to try the 2.14. How big a file is it?

Thansk, I will try again......
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02 Mar 2009   #23

Windows 7

I have the same problem. Ive tried the R217 drivers and some other drivers. I think the drivers work but my output is set to "rear panel optical jack" and i cant change it.

I want it to work with the regular output.

I have tried the tips in the sticky, but I can seem to find the right registry key... I think this is the problem for most people here also.

Can anyone help?
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08 Mar 2009   #24

Windows 7
What i have found

I have an ASUS laptop that I have used AC97 drivers on since I have owned it. Since putting on Widows 7 all that will show up is HD audio I have tried several differant downloads still nothing I can not get oboard speakers to work. I tried my set of usb speakers and wouldnt you know it they work fine. although i can sound I still would like to get my built in speakers working any ideas at all?
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09 Mar 2009   #25

Windows 7 Ult x64(x2), HomePrem x32(x4), Server 08 (+VM), 08 R2 (VM) , SuSe 11.2 (VM), XP 32 (VM)

so im guessing you havent tried these drivers?
Latest Realtek HD Audio Driver Version
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09 Mar 2009   #26

Windows 8.1 Pro RTM x64

Hi Gildp67 and welcome to Se7en Forums

You're in luck. There is a new driver available, version available here: Realtek
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16 Mar 2009   #27

Windows 7
already had the latest

sorry but already had the latest drivers with no luck.
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28 Mar 2009   #28

Windows 7 Build 7057
Solved for me

I has had same problem. Finally, after hours of donwloading and installing, i found a solution. So in my case i installed the VIA Vinyl AC'97 Drivers and all was suddenly ok.
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03 Apr 2009   #29

Windows XP and Windows 7

Anybody else got any ideas? I'm running windows 7 32bit...

Thanks for all you guys help anyway.
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03 Apr 2009   #30

Windows XP and Windows 7

Update, those vinyl ones worked for a little bit but they crap out afterwards... No luck unfortunately.
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