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Macbook Sound Driver Fix Doesn't Work

by Chris_Fon / February 28, 2009 9:17 PM PST

My sound driver still doesn't work, even after installing the Realteck HD drivers (Vista_217.exe).

What's odd is that it had previously worked. When I installed the driver BEFORE installing all the boot camp ones, it worked fine. Then I had to re-install Windows 7 and I attempted to install the sound drivers after all the boot camp ones (including the 2.1 update), and it refuses to work.

I have tried uninstalling the sound drivers manually, installing 2.17, 2.16 and 2.04 - all to no avail.

Any ideas?? I really don't want to re-install Windows 7 again!!

Thanks all

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