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Windows 7: No sound at all for Inspiron e1705 with Windows 7

23 Oct 2009   #11

Windows 10 Pro (x64)

I use the Vista driver from Dell's website for my e1705, Sigmatel.
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However if you don't have the Sigmatel...

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23 Oct 2009   #12

Windows 7

I've tried downloading that as well but there's also something screwy with the Dell drivers and downloads site (in other words it's not letting me download it...even with an account). Ugh...
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23 Oct 2009   #13

Windows 7
Solution that worked for me finally!!

I have had the same problem for days.... this download worked!!!!!!!

It is the Sigmatel Codec and driver pack.

Hope this link works:
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23 Oct 2009   #14

Windows 7

Htiberius, you were right...IT WORKED! Thanks A LOT to everyone that tried to help. You're all great!
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23 Oct 2009   #15

Windows 7

Sweet...glad the link worked! Other than the sound, the only other driver I had to download was for the touchpad. The whole "clicking by touching" and not being able to scroll was driving me mad!

Cheers! Now I can watch Netflix again!
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 No sound at all for Inspiron e1705 with Windows 7

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