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no speakers

by vhummel / May 11, 2004 10:34 PM PDT

I had to do a complete re-installation of win XP and now my speakers didnt seem to get installed. no speaker icon in the tray and I get the msg "no sound devices installed on this computer. How do you "install" speakers? thanks in advance

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Re:no speakers. Did you install sound drivers?
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / May 11, 2004 10:42 PM PDT
In reply to: no speakers

Microsoft doesn't do this for us. I'd offer more, but you didn't tell the make/model of the sound card.

Bob

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Re:no speakers
by glb613 / May 11, 2004 10:51 PM PDT
In reply to: no speakers

You don't install speakers. You can however install a sound card. You should have a resourse CD that contains the drivers for your card. Check the device manager and see if you have a yellow mark next to your sound card. If so, the card is not working properly. You will need to install it.

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