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Dell Inspiron 1420 Speaker Problems

by capitolp13 / April 14, 2009 8:14 AM PDT

I have a Dell inspiron 1420 and I had to reinstall Vista on it, after the installation was complete I rebooted the computer and now the speakers won't work. The drivers are installed, and the computer recognizes both the drives and the speakers as working properly. I can see on the "sound meter system" that it is picking up sounds, but for some reason they just won't come out of the speakers.

I have tried, and tried again to reinstall the drivers, I've done everything that I can think of. Please, give me some help here.

Thanks alot.

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Dell Inspiron 1420 Speaker Problems -- Vista reinstall
by ac3e / May 24, 2009 2:10 PM PDT

I have this exact same problem, did you ever find a solution?

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A fix
by markofvero / May 31, 2009 3:41 AM PDT
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Fix worked for me
by jonwaldrip / November 25, 2010 4:56 AM PST
In reply to: A fix

I had the exact same problem with a 1420 after Vista re-install. Installing the driver downloaded from this link fixed the problem. Thanks.

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It worked!
by josemanuelcristian / May 8, 2011 8:24 AM PDT
In reply to: A fix

Thank you very much, it worked perfectly. Cheers, mate!

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