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Lost the sound on my computer

by aregon / November 19, 2005 3:08 AM PST

Compaq Presario 5280, w98,benq cdrw

I lost the sound on my machine. Can anybody give me some ideas as to what could be the problem?

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Get new speakers?
by Eddiefromalienwarecomps / November 19, 2005 3:10 AM PST

You weren't specific on your post. Did you try other speakers on your computer to see if your speakers were the problem?

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reinstall sound drivers? change irq?
by nerdyboy1234 / November 19, 2005 11:34 AM PST

i have a compaq 5009sr and sometimes the sound would go out for no reason so i go into the bios and play around with the irq and after quite a few restarts it would work again.

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