Under device manager, the only thing with a yellow question mark is Multimedia Audio Controller. The mutlimedia audio controller is your sound card and is missing the drivers for it to function. If you’re asking for technical help, please be sure to include all your system info, including operating system, model number, and any other specifics related to the problem. Proffitt Forum moderator September 20, 3: Proffitt Forum moderator September 20, 1: I tried to include all the necessary info below, please let me know if you need to know anything else.

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If not then uninstall SP3 and return to SP2. Follow the prompts – Click “Next” then “Next” again. This post has been flagged and will be reviewed by our staff.

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A discussion about HP Pavilion c for example notes this driver: That will identify the manufacturer of the audio device and the audio device model. I think my computer has a chip set and not a card, I can’t say for sure, but I have no way of knowing if it has failed.


Has the sound card failed? Please try again now or at a later time. To the best of my knowledge I have the correct driver, but I cant sojnd positive.

That is why you have no sound. Proffitt Forum moderator September 20, 1: Unfortunately we only have a dial-up connection so I might have to try it later tonight. Maybe a new souhd card would be best if you lost the restore media. Advertisements or commercial links.

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If so no drivers are going to help that. I 7442c I found the audio driver for it by looking up the specs on your PC: Many users try updating drivers through Microsoft, but they don’t do drivers very well.

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74c2 3 soundd 8. Could be the wrong driver or it could be that a driver is needed before this one. Also, this driver came directly from Realtek’s website, the link is below.

It would be better to get the driver either direct from HP or from the card manufacturer. I tried the link you suggested and after trying to install it on the computer I received an error message that said that the driver was not found. I tried to include all the necessary info below, please let me know if you need to know anything else.

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