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

23 Nov 2010   #41

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Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by cheese View Post
Can you post the link to that driver (6.01.6293)? I'd like to test. (pvaillion zv5000)

I too have the 5000. Did you get the link and did it work for you? Can you send it to me if it did. Thanks.

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09 Jan 2011   #42

Window 7 Ultimate 64
Solution for HP zv5000

HP Pavilion zv5000 Notebook PC series*-* Download drivers and software - HP Business Support Center

THis is the link to the audio drivers that works with Windows 7 and HP zv5000

Good luck
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09 Jan 2011   #43

Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 (64-bit)

Hello there, the latest Realtek AC'97 Audio Codecs are listed on the Realtek's site:


Accept their terms, click next and in the following screen download the Driver that fits your needs
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09 Jan 2011   #44

Window 7 Ultimate 64
Latest Drivers from Realtek

The latest drivers cause a Code 10 error. Like everyone else on this thread i too received that error. However the driver at HP website does work fine.

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03 Feb 2011   #45

Windows 7 32 bit


I have a Intel 82801EB ICH5 - AC'97 Audio Controller [A-2/A-3] and i tried all this drivers:

Audio AC97
Audio AC97
Audio Intel 82801EB ICH5 _ac97_AD188X_AD198X_V5120138901_WDM
Realtek AC97 Audio Codec Driver A3.97
Audio Realtek ALC655 AC'97

I'm sad without sound, how can i do to resolve this problem?
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01 Nov 2011   #46

Windows 7 Ultimate x64

If anyone is still interested, I managed to get Realtek integrated AC97 Audio Controller working on an old HP Pavilion a808x Desktop PC that had Winodws 7 Ultimate x64 installed on it. Here's the procedure I followed:

1. Download the AC97 Audio Codecs from the Realtek site starting at Realtek. The version number is 6305 and the download is a zip file named

2. Unzip the file and then double-click on it and follow the prompts to install it.

3. Reboot the system when prompted.

4. After you log on you should see a new icon in the system notification area of the taskbar. Click on it to open the AC97 Audio Configuration utility and select the Speaker Test tab and verify sound is coming out of your speakers.

5. If everything works OK and you see a Program Compatibility Assistant dialog, click the option to indicate the audio Control Panel item is working properly.

Good luck!

Mitch Tulloch, MVP
Mitch Tulloch, MVP, lead author of the Windows 7 Resource Kit from Microsoft Press****************
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