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Windows 7: Can't find the sound card that I am using.

4 Weeks Ago   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit
Can't find the sound card that I am using.

I want to know what sound card I am using but I can't find it.
When I open device manager I only get "amd high definition audio device", what should I do?

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4 Weeks Ago   #2

Linux Mint 18.2 xfce 64-bit (VMWare host) / Windows 8.1 Pro 32-bit (VMWare guest)

Go to the vendor's web site and see if it tells you the audio information for your computer.
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4 Weeks Ago   #3

Windows 10 Pro x64

To find out default audio playback device open Control Panel --> Sound --> Playback tab.
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