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no sound with sis 7012

by Father_Chaos / September 15, 2006 5:36 AM PDT

Help went to sis to get tech support. They have none availble tell me to contact maker of computer but it was built by private party who I have lost contact with and can't seem to locate. I have reloaded driver but still no sound can someone help me figure this out

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What I found was a few things.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / September 15, 2006 5:58 AM PDT
In reply to: no sound with sis 7012

1. I have to install the motherboard drivers before the audio drivers.
2. I might have to select what type speakers are connected.
3. The volume has to be pushed up in the volume controls and not muted.

There are far too many SIS boards so without the exact model and maker I can't write what drivers you might need.

There is also a possibility of dead sound card, cable or speaker issues. No driver will fix that.

Hope this helps you along.

Bob

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mother board info
by Father_Chaos / September 16, 2006 6:34 AM PDT

Motherboard Properties
Motherboard ID 08/02/2002-SiS-646-6A6IXA19C-AK
Motherboard Name Abit SA7

Front Side Bus Properties
Bus Type Intel NetBurst
Bus Width 64-bit
Real Clock 133 MHz (QDR)
Effective Clock 533 MHz
Bandwidth 4267 MB/s

Chipset Bus Properties
Bus Type SiS MuTIOL
Bus Width 16-bit

Motherboard Physical Info
CPU Sockets/Slots 1
Expansion Slots 5 PCI, 1 AGP
RAM Slots 3 DIMM
Integrated Devices Audio, LAN
Form Factor ATX
Motherboard Size 240 mm x 300 mm
Motherboard Chipset SiS645DX
Extra Features SoftMenu III

Motherboard Manufacturer
Company Name ABIT Computer Corporation
Product Information http://www.abit.com.tw/page/en/motherboard/motherboard.php
BIOS Download http://www.abit.com.tw/page/en/download/download.php?pFILE_TYPE=Bios

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Audio device
by Father_Chaos / September 16, 2006 6:35 AM PDT
In reply to: mother board info

SiS 7012 Audio Device PCI

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chipset
by Father_Chaos / September 16, 2006 6:37 AM PDT
In reply to: Audio device

Chipset Properties
Motherboard Chipset SiS 645DX
In-Order Queue Depth 12
CAS Latency 2.5T
RAS To CAS Delay 3T
RAS Precharge 3T
RAS Active Time 7T

Memory Slots
DRAM Slot #1 256 MB (PC2700 DDR SDRAM)

AGP Properties
AGP Version 2.00
AGP Status Enabled
AGP Aperture Size 64 MB
Supported AGP Speeds 1x, 2x, 4x
Current AGP Speed 4x
Fast-Write Not Supported
Side Band Addressing Supported, Enabled

Chipset Manufacturer
Company Name Silicon Integrated Systems Corporation
Product Information http://www.sis.com/products/index.htm#chipsets
Driver Download http://download.sis.com/index_step1.php

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