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Q: Lenovo B51-30, last Windows 10 update and sound pr...

Hi. This morning I used my laptop, everything was fine, than I was watching TV and my laptop went to sleep mode, I was like OK, I am watching TV now, I will use it later. Suddenly my left speaker start ticking, I return laptop from sleep mode, but I couldn't do anything with sound, raise volume, or open realtek.So I did restarted laptop, while restarting at Lenovo screen speaker will start ticking, and when inside system its just "shhhshhhsh" coming from headphones, while speakers, well while in system still left one is ticking all the time. Indicator in Control Panel > Sound is showing green volume equalizer okay while I am playing any track, but I actually hear nothing. I reinstalled driver for Windows x64, from Lenovo drivers for B51-30 Laptop, tried with windows default driver, all is same. I had this with first laptop, now with second too after I change it by warranty.Now there has to be fix, or all this serie is nothing but useless. What should I do?

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Preferred Solution: Lenovo B51-30, last Windows 10 update and sound pr...

I recommend downloading and running DAP. It can help sort out any driver and firmware related issues on your system

It's worked out well for many of us in the past.

You can download it direct from this link http://downloaddap.org. (This link will open the download page of DAP so you can save a copy to your computer.)

A: Lenovo B51-30, last Windows 10 update and sound pr...

I rollback windows update and take out battery power cable. and again turn on pc, now sound is there, I don't know is the problem in windows update, or it is some glitch in bios.Whatever it is we need fix for this, and to know why this is occuring.

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Hello,
I see many similar threads here but no one helps me to solve an issue with sound on my desktop computer Lenovo with 64 bit windows 7 OS.

In Device Manager under Sound, video and game controllers I have listed Realtek High Definition Audio and under properties of that message "This device is working properly" appears.
From that point I think sound should be working.

On the back of computer I have headphones plugged in, I thing properly.
Lenovo subsystem see that jacks are plugged in.

However, in taskbar, there is speaker symbol on which is little red X and when I put a mouse pointer over it it gives popup message The Audio service is not running.
When I press right mouse button over that icon and choose "Sounds" a new window pops with several tabs such is: Playback, Recording, Sounds, Communications. Under Playback and Recording tab here is a text: "No audio device installed".

Is here something I can do to get my audio working?

A:Lenovo, windows 7 64, no sound

First suggestion. Go to the Device Manager, RIGHT click on the RealTek entry and then LEFT click "Uninstall". DO NOT check the box to also uninstall the drivers. Restart the PC and when Windows starts it will detect and reinstall the sound. If there were any Windows corruptions, this will fix it.

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Hi some time when i watch videos or play some games on my Lenovo Z50-70 the sound just turn off there is no problem with speakers. When i watch video on youtube video goes normal but sound is off ther is just that circle in the middle to show me that it is loading but video go normal but without sound.I ve got Windows 10.So if someone could help me please respond.

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Hi some time when i watch videos or play some games on my Lenovo Z50-70 the sound just turn off there is no problem with speakers. When i watch video on youtube video goes normal but sound is off ther is just that circle in the middle to show me that it is loading but video go normal but without sound.I ve got Windows 10.So if someone could help me please respond.

A:Lenovo Z50 70 Windows 10 sound problems

Very hard to say.Did it ever work on that notebook?When did the problem start occurring?Was anything updated before this stopped working?Can you play from internal sources?EG Itunes, CD's, music on HD, Video DVD movieDoes this happen only with Internet sources?




T520 Model 4239 Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-2860QMbr>; Nvidia NVS 4200M Win 10 64bitZ70-80 I7 - 5500U 16GB GB - 1TB HD Win 10 64bit FHD 17.3", G840 w/2GB

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Hello there, I'm stuck with situation where i boot my notebook, and after 10 minutes of working, he just crashes.. I decided to completely remove windows, and in the middle of installing new OS it just crashed.. Now when I want to boot from USB (where my OS is) I'm getting message that Windows failed to start because recent hardware or software change might be the cause.. 

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My sound on my Lenovo Flex-2 15 has not been working at all lately, despite the fact that I have downloaded both sound drivers. I have Windows 10, which I installed shortly after getting my laptopn refurbished in September 2015. (It came with 8.1.) Please let me know of any solutions that you have found to work. Thanks,Jeff

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Aslam O Alaikum,

Friends, I am facing very strange problem with my laptop. I have lenovo g500 with Windows 7 installed in it. I am facing trouble with sound of this system. When I starts my Machine some times sound stops working.

To get sound back I used to uninstall sound drivers and reinstall those drivers and after doing so sound starts working.

After some time I discovered that by disabling/enabling Bluetooth/wifi sound starts working again.

Here is the screen shot of Drivers installed for my PC.

One more thing,,,, 3, 4 months before I had not installed these sound drivers. I was using sound drivers that were by default at the time of installation. There were only two drivers named as "High definition audio". But due to these drivers my speaker input pin was not working. So I downloaded new drivers from lenovo website.
I hope You understand what I am trying to say. Please help me.

A:Lenovo g500 Windows 7 sound does not work.

Laptops and netbooks :: Lenovo G Series laptops :: Lenovo G500 Notebook - Lenovo Support (IN)

May be you Installed wrong driver. Above one is the right Driver, If your laptop is Lenovo G500.(not G500s).
If you have installed the same and its not working. Its time for hardware troubleshooting. Also try the driver DVD supplied with your notebook.

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Description of problem: at some point when playing audio, sound will cut out. The levels will still be moving on the mixer, but no sound will come through the speakers or sound jack. It seems that soon after I've closed all sound-producing applications, sound returns. I am 50-75% sure that this is strictly a sound jack issue, as I don't remember being able to reproduce the issue without the sound jack being active when the audio drops out. Frequently, bumping my headphones' cord seems to cause the problem, but other times, the problem seems to happen on a click, a loud sound, or seemingly nothing at all.

I am unsure of how to reliably reproduce the problem, so it is difficult to diagnose whether or not the problem can be reproduced when the sound jack is not active. This isn't common use for me...

Origin: Appeared mid-October, around the same time I had upgraded to the newest drivers (where the old ones were from earlier than May 2013). All were downloaded through the Lenovo website and/or Lenovo's System Update utility, with the exception of the Intel graphics drivers, which were downloaded through the Intel website. At this point, I was running Windows 8, not Windows 8.1. I installed Windows 8.1 recently, and the problem remains.

What I've tried: disabling drivers, reinstalling drivers, disabling sound effects, disabling audio application overrides...

What I haven't tried: rolling back drivers (being honest, I have a bit of trouble believing that this is strictly ... Read more

A:Lenovo x230, Windows 8 and 8.1: Sound Cutting Out

Update: The problem has been reproduced without the headphone jack being active.

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I'm using lenovo g50-70 (20351) i have upgarded from windows8.1(preinstalled) to windows10, but however i didn't find the BIOS driver update for windows 10 in the lenovo support website there still didn't updated the bios driver for windows 10, so present there is driver for windows8.1 only, so when will we get the bios update for windows 10?










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A:LENOVO G50-70 (20351) BIOS update for WINDOWS 10 ?

KGKR1212 wrote:
I'm using lenovo g50-70 (20351) i have upgarded from windows8.1(preinstalled) to windows10, but however i didn't find the BIOS driver update for windows 10 in the lenovo support website there still didn't updated the bios driver for windows 10, so present there is driver for windows8.1 only, so when will we get the bios update for windows 10?

When I look up your system on the support page I see quite a few updates, drivers and such that support windows 8.1 and 10.  If you are looking for a BIOS update or patch, those are usually OS neutral and are applied with either a BIOS utility or patcher that works in DOS mode and some can use a windows based utility.
 
Are you trying to use a BIOS update to fix an issue or just get the "latest and greatest" for your computer?  Mostly I would not recommend updating your BIOS unless it is absolutely neccessary to fix a troublesome issue or problem with hardware.
 
CB

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Lenvo Community So I moved over to the dartk side and have installed Windows 10 on my Lenovo T430.  So far so good but what happens to the Lenovo Recovery partition which remains on the computer.  DO I still have access to it in the event something happens to WIndows 10 or should I remove the partition.  I have OEM recovery disks so I can always return to WIndows 7 (or so I think) Jeff

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After updating to Windows 8.1, my PC is unable to restart with the following message displayed:

1) Preparing automatic repair
2) Diagnosing your PC
3) Your PC did not start correctly

Here I am given 2 options:
a) Restart
b) Advanced Options.

Option (a) will keep me in the same loop. I have tried most of the options in (b) but nothing works out. The only extra clue I got is when I go to Startup Settings and select option 9)" Disable automatic restart after failure" from which an additional message was displayed:

error: INACCESSIBLE_BOOT_DEVICE


I did not make any backup beforehand and now I'm hoping to restore to my previous setting without losing any files/data. Or it would be even better I could solve the problem without any restoration.

Please help. I cannot access to the Windows start-up anymore, not even in Safe Mode.

A:Windows 8.1 update crashes my Lenovo Yoga13

The best way if you can gain access to another computer is to get a ISO copy of Windows 8, put it to the USB with Microsoft Store

Then use the repair tool built into Windows 8.

Before attempting another upgrade which should not be a problem since your computer is so new remember to:

1) Check and Install latest Windows Updates.

2) Check for Firmware updates

3) No external devices plugged in during the install

4) Consider doing a clean boot.
How to perform a clean boot in Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows 7, or Windows Vista

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Lenovo E430 BJ9 win 7 64 bit professional sp1
i recover my notebook to factory setting.
after that tried to windows update, but it stuck at checking for updates screen.
i'm using Eset Smart Security 9, have tried to disable firewall & protection while windows update, but still it just stuck at checking for updates.

i have run SURT(CBS.zip) & SFC Scan(sfc.txt).
i tried to read the cbs log but cannot understand the error. pls help.

thanks

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Today in the morning I shut down my Lenovo w510 win 7 ultimate 64

It said it had to install one update which it did and then shut off

When I rebooted it came up with the think pad screen the drive icon lights up for a sec and then it doesn't do anything. Tried to use the blue think vantage button but didn't work.

Let it sit for a while just in case but nothing happens. The drive light never comes on

Any help would be appreciated

A:Lenovo laptop not starting after windows update

Not sure what happened. After letting it sit for a while it completely shut off. Seems like when it is on the think pad screen the fan isn't running and some sort of overheat protection kicked in. After letting it cool down it started and finally booted into windows

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I'm very much a novice when it comes for tech stuff, so if I posted this in the wrong place/irritate people with my cluelessness, sorry.

This issue started when I was restarting my Lenovo Y50-70 laptop after a Windows 8.1 update about 2 weeks ago. I'm only getting a black screen after the Lenovo logo. Initially, there's no cursor, but it shows up after 5-6 hours. Otherwise, it's still a black screen. Ctrl-Alt-Del (or any other key combos) doesn't work. The only response I get at this stage is Sticky Keys.

I could get into Advanced Recovery Options using Shift-F8 once, and I tried to restore to an earlier point (I installed two new programs before the update). But the restore failed; I don't remember the exact error message, but it mentioned something about something being corrupt, and running chkdsk. That was the last time I was able to access the menu, and since then F5/F8 combos don't work. I tried Safe Mode before the restore, but it didn't do anything different either. The only thing I can do now is access the BIOS.

Again, I'm a novice when it comes to this stuff, so I'm not sure if there's anything from the BIOS I can try, or whether this is a hardware issue (because of the corrupt/chkdsk thing) or a software one. I don't have any installation media/recovery drives at hand, and I won't really have access to a computer where I can make one until August (I'm not at home). Any help is much appreciated though.

A:Lenovo 50-70 Black Screen after Windows Update (8.1)

Hi,

Anything in this that helps you ? that does smell like the problem is your Graphics card.

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My W10 64bit Dell desktop installed KB3194798 on 10/12/2016 using Windows Update (WU) so now it is 1607 1493.321.
Today I tried WU to update my Lenovo G505 W10 laptop and I think it might have been KB3194798 that has killed my laptop, but I cannot even get the laptop to go past the black screen to the Lenovo display when trying to boot.
Here's the history...
Today I pushed the power button to turn it on and found that my wife had left it on and over the many hours it had gone into (I assume) a powersaving mode that made me think it needed to boot.
The screen showed that WU was up and some KB was at 94%. I left it alone and a few minutes later it told me the install was ready to go. So I clicked to let it WU do the install. The install failed saying some files were missing but it let me click on "retry".
I think it failed a 2nd time. The 3rd time it appeared to be installing OK, and I went to work for a few hours. On my return it showed that the laptop required a restart to complete the WU installs - that's pretty normal after letting WU do an install of a "cumulative", I think. So I clicked to restart and walked away. When I returned hours later, the laptop was still displaying the Lenovo boot-time logo and the spinner was spinning. I powered down the laptop by holding down the power button. Now the laptop will not even display the Lenovo boot-time logo. The little power LED is lit. The laptop is on wall power - not battery, btw.
I'm think... Read more

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The recent Windows Anniversary Update has produced several major issues with my 2 year old B750 AIO.  First the audio became very scratchy.  That was fixed by going to the RealTek site and getting drivers for this update.  Issues remaining seem to involve things on my task bar:  There is a message symbol showing, but it will not open to see what it is.  At the speaker volume symbol, I can't raise or lower the volume.  Cortana will not respond to voice or typing in the box on the task bar.  I also tried to open the Lenovo support screen, but it will not open.  There could be many other items not working, that I have not discovered yet. How should I go about getting these things working again? 

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Hi.I have a problem with my battery not charging (at 1% left and power connected) and get an error message that my battery is not recognized by Lenovo, even though it's the same battery I've had for 4 years (the laptop is as good as new, and I don't want to change it).Apparently, a BIOS update should work, according to several web forums, and it worked when I had the same problem some time ago. But since then I have updated to Windows 10 and I can't find any BIOS updates for my laptop which is compatible with windows 10. And those that are compatible with windows 10 are not compatible with my laptop. Will there ever be an update, or do anyone have another solution to my battery problem?INFO:Windows 10 Home 64 bitIntel Core i5-3337U 1.80 GHz8GB RAMCurrent BIOS id: 7ECN19WW 

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Is there any solution to constant system failure to a level where the blue screen turns up and laptop can't be even turned on, after every system update?

I've checked the drivers and everything, but since the big update pack somewhere in March every update ends up in system failure. And the restore points before the updates are useless, because system doesn't recognize them.

After the second time this has happened and I've lost all the files that has not been backed up on hard drive I really start to think is there something wrong to Lenovo and Windows 7 combination?

I almost start to regret that I have legal version with update option.

A:System crash after every attempt to update Windows 7 64 bit on Lenovo

* It would be very helpful if we had your System Specs to know what we are dealing with...
System Info - See Your System Specs

* Have you received any error messages?

* Have you a Win 7 disk?

* IF you are having Blue Screens of Death

We do need the DMP file as it contains the only record of the sequence of events leading up to the crash, what drivers were loaded, and what was responsible.
Please attach the DMP files to your next post not to post one.

If you are overclocking STOP

You may be able to get the DMP files without crashing by booting into safe mode (F8) with networking.

To enable us to assist you with your computer's BSOD symptoms, upload the contents of your "\Windows\Minidump" folder.

The procedure:





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* Copy the contents of \Windows\Minidump to another (temporary) location somewhere on your machine.
* Zip up the copy.
* Attach the ZIP archive to your post using the "paperclip" (file attachments) button.
*If the files are too large please upload them to a file sharing service like "Rapidshare" and put a link to them in your reply.


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* Go to Start, in the Search Box type: sysdm.cpl, press Enter.
* Under the Advanced tab, click on the Startup and Recovery Settings... button.
* Ensure that Automatically restart is unchecked.
* Under the Write Debugging Information header select Small memory dump (256 kB) in the dropdown box (the 256kb var... Read more

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Lenovo Releases BIOS Update to Allow Linux Installation on Windows 10 Devices

Back in September, complaints that reached the web (and even got confirmed by a supposed Lenovo official) claimed that installing Linux on a Yoga 900 was impossible because the operating system was blocked as part of a deal between Microsoft and Lenovo.

Both Microsoft and Lenovo denied that such an agreement existed, explaining that installing Linux was actually impossible because Windows 10 was running on a SSD locked in a proprietary RAID mode that could only be read by Redmond?s operating system.

And yet, following all this controversy Lenovo has released a new BIOS update for Yoga 900 that unlocks this proprietary RAID mode and allows the installation of Linux on the device.

?This BIOS creates an AHCI SATA Controller Mode selection to allow for the installation of the Linux operating system. This BIOS is NOT intended for use with machines running a Windows operation system,? the official changelog of the new BIOS version reads.

Drivers should allow Linux installation on any device
Lenovo confirmed from the very beginning that installation of Linux on its devices was possible with the right drivers, but the company didn?t say a single thing about updates that would be provided for the Yoga 900 Signature Edition.

?To improve system performance, Lenovo is leading an industry trend of adopting RAID on the SSDs in certain product configurations. Lenovo does not intentionally block cus... Read more

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hello i wanted to report a problem i have on my PC

regarding the sound..there is no sound without the headphones

and my touchpad sound buttons do not work

it has been a month already i tried downloading realtek drivers from this site

it does not work again..i can only hear sound with my headphones

the touchpad is non responsive

without the headphones the sound does not work

A:lenovo y460p touchpad sound and sound does not work

Don't take offense, but have you done all the dummy check stuff? Like ensuring that the system volume is not muted, the volume is set to an appropriate level I prefer MAX!

Have you ever had sound from the speakers?

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I have bought a new lenovo y700 gaming laptop 80NV0028US. Straight out of the box, it is making a periodic clicking noise every second. When this clicking noise happens, the sound gets muffled as if sound from speakers is blocked and only the subwoofer is working. This happens when the laptop is kept flat on  a table. Frankly this is very irritating and something I do not expect from a laptop that cost me $1K.

A:lenovo y700 sound blocked and clicking sound

Have same problem and also closing lid without a full shutdown gives random crap results when you open and laptop wakes. Disabled touch pad, disabled keyboard, disabled touch screen, disabled WiFi, disabled sound.. With the price, shouldn't have to gamble on what will be off each time I close and open the lid and will be off or on at restart!

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I have no audio after the windows update of Jan 15/17Apparently there are no drivers to support an update??Please tell me I havent lost sound forever...

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I just updated my HP laptop computer to the new windows 8 and have been having a ton of issues.

1. I have no sound when trying to listen/watch anything also the video seems extremely jumpy
2. I cannot make any windows updates (one of the optional updates has something to do with speakers so that might be able to to fix the above problem) Every time I hit update, my computer slows and the program TiWorker.exe or Windows modules installer worker begins eating up my CPU usage and the updates get stuck at 0%
 

A:No sound and Windows won't update

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No sound after running windows 10 update

A:No sound after windows 10 update

Hi: See if this W8.1 driver works.  Install and reboot the PC. This package provides the driver for the IDT High Definition Audio solutions in supported models that are running a supported operating system. File name: sp63932.exe

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This morning I dowloaded a windows update about sound; something with real.. I don't remember.
After that I had no sound anymore.
Went back to the restore point and my sound is back.
Don't download that update.

A:windows update sound

Yep just hide the update. If your not having problems with sound don't fix somethings that's not broke

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I'm not sure if anyone else is having this problem but after the most recent Windows Update kb3149135 the sound on my laptop became terribly tinny and distorted. I know several people had a similar problem back in April after the previous update and the solution that worked for me was to uninstall the update (see second to last response here http://www.windows10forums.com/threads/poor-sound-quality-windows-10-64bit.1548)The new update cannot be uninstalled so I'm stuck with horrible sound. Updating the Realtek HD Driver did not affect the problem.Any ideas?

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Hi,The problem is quite old. After Windows update sound disappeared.It happened several months ago, but I didn't care, I used it only for my work. Now I'd like to have sound back. Current sound driver: Conexant ISST Audio 9.0.68.60 (05-Sep-16) I tried all (I think so) methods I found on the forum:1. Update driver. Didn't work. I have the latest. (is it so?)2. Uninstall sound driver, reboot and install it back. Nope.3. Uninstall driver and install previous version. Nope. I tried all previous versions I cound find.4. Uninstall driver, update chipset (sp72025) and install specific (sp77502) driver as somebody offered here. Nope.5. Change the friquency of the channel in Properties. Didn't work6. Switch off all sound effects in Properties. Didn't work. 7. Uninstall all Windows updates. I tried but there are still 3 which cannot be deleted (KB3199986, KB3199209, KB3176936), because there is no option to delete/uninstall them. Looks like one of them (KB3199986) can be a cause of my problem. But I don't know what to do with it.So for now I don't want to make a reset of the system, there are a lot of programs installed. BUT if there is no other way, I will.Any thoughts? Thank you!

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I scolded a friend for never doing the windows updates so she updated a couple of years backload of critical updates (including service pack 2?) and now has no sound. She gave me the Toshiba Sattelite Pro laptop, running XP, to see what I could do.

I found no multimedia driver so rolled back to intel(r) 82801ca/cam AC'97 audio controller and still no sound. I updated that driver to a Yamaha one(details at home) and still no sound. I then updated to WIndows Media Player 10 and still no sound (no sound on Real player either but it was worth a try). Other audio/video things in device manager seemed to have drivers and update wizard tells me there are no better drivers.

Worried that it may be the speakers I connected the laptop to the stereo and discovered when turning up the volume that there is sound but very, very faint. This applies to system sounds as well as music. All sound volumes are at max in the screen that looks like a graphic equaliser and I can't find any other hidden volume controls.

Any ideas what to try next?

Thanks in advance.
 

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I updated the audio driver (Conexant Isst) and the problem is solved only temporarily. But very time I start my notebook, the sound vanishes.




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What is happening with Lenovo System Update? We are getting an error that the package catalog is being updated? We have several models here and its happening on all of them. I can't find anything relating to this update on any Lenovo site, and the response I got from calling support was "Sorry." They were also not able to tell me when they think this will be fixed. EDIT: Spelling.

























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After updating my laptop to the new windows 10 a few days ago, ive only just noticed that the audio on my laptop does not work. I regurlaly connet my laptop to my TV using a HDMI cable so ive only just noticed this when i tried to play music without it. Ive tried all the suggested ideas on this forums; ive tried the device manager and tried to see if it needs an individual update but it says the driver is up to date, ive tried troubleshooting but again it says all drivers are working fine. It seems the problem is with the software on my laptop as when i connect it to my TV it works fine but when i try connecting earphones, it is the same problem. This is becomming very frustrating and i am thinking of reverting back to windows 8 to try and fix the problem. Please help!

A:No sound on my laptop after windows 10 update!

Hi there @femotilla,  Thank you for visiting the HP Support Forums and Welcome! This is a great site to get answers and ask questions. I have looked into the issue you are having with your Sound after the Windows 10 Upgrade.  Have you tried in the Device Manager to update the driver that is currently installed? Have you tried to select "Find New Hardware" in the Device Manager?Have you tried to uninstall that current sound drivers? If not please try the following: 1. Uninstall the sound driver in Device Manager2. Restart your Notebook3. Reinstall the driver.  You can use the HP Support Assistant for drivers. Here is a link to the HP Support Assistant if you need it. Just download and run the application and it will help with the software and drivers on your system that need updating for Windows 10. Please note remove any and all USB devices. Disconnect all non-essential devices, as these could cause some issues. Have you tried the Disable and then Enable method?  If not, you can find this and other troubleshooting steps in the HP Notebook PCs - No Sound from Speakers (Windows 10, 8) document.  Here is another document called Resolving Headphones and Headset Problems (Windows 8). This document has more troubleshooting steps. Shows you how to uninstall the driver amongst other steps.  Please follow these provided troubleshooting steps, re-post and let me know how everything went.... Read more

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HP Pavilion Sleekbook 14-b065tx Model #: D7N87PA Hi,I updated windows 10 to the anniversary build today. After it was finished, I noticed a problem with the sound. On broswers and some apps, the sound is much lower than before. It's fine with like WMplayer, or the Groove. Or the the beep sound when you alter the volume, but when I see a video on the net, or when using some apps like games, the sound is lower.What is the problem?How can I get the maximum volume possible out of the speaker?Thanks 

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I lost sound on my Pavilion laptop after a windows update today.

I tried following to bring it back:
- reinstalled river
- reinstalled bios
- did system restore (got the message though system ca not be restored to yesterday's
system restore point)
None of the above worked.

HP tech support is no support. Whenever you call them for something they want you
to wipe your hard drive by reinstalling windows and putting the disk image back.
What an expertise! Everybody can open a "tech support" department like that.

Thanks for help.

A:Losing Sound After Windows Update

Check your sound settings and make sure the volume didn't get turn down/off.

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I have a desktop that used to run windows 7, and finally decided to update to windows 10.  Update had not problems, however I have no sound.  I tried to update the driver via windows update and HP support assistant, both failed to recognize the problem under windows update, i get the following msg:  IDT - Audio Device - IDT High Definition Audio CODEC - Error 0x8007001f please any advice would be appreciated. Thank you










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A:no sound for desktop after update to windows 10

Hi: The product specs page indicates that your PC came with W7 64 bit. I can tell you that there is no W10 32 bit audio driver. If you inadvertently posted the wrong bit version, see if this W10 64 bit IDT audio driver works... This package provides the IDT Tempo High Definition Audio Driver for supported desktop models that are running a supported operating system. File name: sp71717.exe If not, there is a workaround that you can try to at least get the sound to work... Go to the device manager and click to expand the Sound, video and game controllers device category. 1. Select IDT High Definition Audio CODEC under that category.2. Select Driver tab.3. Click Update Driver... button.4. Select  -> Browse my computer for driver software.5. Select -> Let me pick from a list of device drivers on my computer.6. Select  High Definition Audio Device (Not  IDT High Def...  this is important.) and click Next.    A warning message may appear,  but click Yes.7. Windows has successfully update your driver software.8. Restart the PC. The key is step 6.    

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Hi All,

I found a number of posts about updating/installing windows 7 and losing sound. I didn't find any consistent fix, but I was able to fix my issue. I confirmed it wasn't out of date drivers, or sound settings on the pc. As others have said, my system said all was ok and my volume even showed activity, but no sound. I tried to update drivers and it wouldn't let me. I am using an Asrock mobo for my sound. Out of desperation, I uninstalled all of the sound controllers in device manager. Then I went into my mobo setup and disabled the mobo sound. Restart. Back to mobo setup and enable mobo sound - problem gone.
Not sure that will help everyone with this issue, but it worked in my case.

A:After Windows 7 update, no sound on my PC - solved?

Hi jboy, welcome to the forum.

Not that we'll ever know now, but I wonder if you had a corrupted or otherwise faulty installation or update of Windows 7, whose problems might've been corrected by an uninstall, followed by a reinstall. . . or, if that didn't work, a System Restore to a restore point just prior to the loss of your sound.

Just a thought, in case the problem ever happens again.

But in any event, good for you for finding the solution that worked for your particular situation!

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Hello everyone. I currently use computers Dell 3543. I have a sound problem. Everything was normal until yesterday. I start the computer up, it is normal. When I open any sound file everything normal at first but come 3:01 minute audio or around then suddenly small abnormality about 3 seconds and sound back to normal again. Although the sound was heard but I find it annoying when encountering this problem. I tried to uninstall the drivers and reinstall, but things are still the same. I did update the bios from A6 to A7, but things did not improve. I tried using the Dell Diagnostics functions but everything remains normal newspaper. So anyone encountered this bug like me. Please help.

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Hi everyone Ever since the Anniversary Update I have about 50% chance to have working audio when I boot up my laptop. So half the time it says that no audio device is installed, and only a reboot can fix it (but doesn't fix it every time). The built-in troubleshooter doesn't do anything. I've updated my Conexant ISST audio drivers multiple times, but that doesn't work either even though it definitely seems to be a driver issue. Does anyone have a solution to this problem? Thanks!

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Following the latest Windows Update (see attached details) prior to which my system was functioning perfectly, I'm now having a number of problems, notably loss of sound.

After the updates were installed, the system rebooted twice and then I was faced with two messages both saying "Microsoft Mouse and Keyboard Centre" had stopped working, but with no apparent loss of mouse or keyboard function. Then I noticed the Volume icon was missing in the System Tray and there was no sound.

Eventually I traced the problem down to the fact that Windows Audio Service and one or other of its dependencies had failed to start. I corrected these errors using "services.msc" and the sound returned, although I have not been able to restore the Volume icon. When I click on the Notification Area icons screen, it tells me that Windows Audio Service is not working, even though it is and the ability to make the Volume icon visible is greyed out.

However, everytime I reboot, I notice the Volume icon appears (albeit crossed out) fleetingly before disappearing and yet again the Windows Audio Service fails to start. I've now got to the stage where I have a shortcut to "services.msc" to restart Audio.

I really don't know where to start on this. I have reinstalled the Audio driver for my motherboard but to no avail.

I am running Windows 7 64 bit SP1, my motherboard is a Gigabyte GA-P43-ES3G v1.3, the Audio is provided by onboard Realtek.

Any thoughts anyone, please?

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A:Lost sound after Windows Update

Have you tried a restore point before the update

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I'm using a Toshiba Satellite C655D S5139, I had an update for windows after restarting after the update my start bar upon restart was gray. There is no sound and no internet connection. When I click the icon in the bottom right of what looks like the sound control a window comes up that says Playing Audio

Playing Audio
Troubleshooting has completed

The troubleshooter made some changes to your system. Try attempting the task you were trying to do before.

Problems found
Hardware changes might not have been detected Detected
I also have no internet. I have the laptop directly connected. when I try to connect to the internet it says Windows did not detect any networking hardware.

I do not have a restore point, this laptop didn't come with any disks at all.

I tried to download drivers and save then to a external hard drive, installed them.. still nothing. Any help would be appreciated.

A:No internet or sound after Windows Update

Also when i go to system restore it says

System Restore does not appear to be functioning correctly on this system.

A Volume Shadow Copy Service component encountered an unexpected error. Check the Application event log for more information. (0x80042302)
When I go to the event log...

Event Log service is unavailable. Verify that the service is running.

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i just upgraded my pc to windows 10 anniversary update and i have no base now, my beats control panel got uninstalled and i can't find an update for it for WIN10. hellpppp!!!

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Hello, I have an Aspire TimelineX 3830TG and I updated from Windows 7 to 10. At first, there is sound after installing Windows 10 but after some system updates, you'll see the speaker icon showing "no audio output device installed" and now I don't have any sound. I've seen some post about going to Realtek.com website to download the sound driver for win10 from there but I am not sure about the correct link for TimelineX 3830TG sound driver. Please help. Thank you.\ Jie

A:No sound after Windows 10 update in using Aspire T...

To help you troubleshoot the issue for no sound from the computer after upgrading to Windows 10 operating system, please find the link given below and follow on screen instructions step-by-step:http://windows.microsoft.com/en-in/windows-10/fix-sound-problems#v1h=tab01 Hope this will help you.

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Hello, I have an Aspire TimelineX 3830TG and I updated from Windows 7 to 10. At first, there is sound after installing Windows 10 but after some system updates, you'll see the speaker icon showing "no audio output device installed" and now I don't have any sound. I've seen some post about going to Realtek.com website to download the sound driver for win10 from there but I am not sure about the correct link for TimelineX 3830TG sound driver. Please help. Thank you.\ Jie

A:No sound after Windows 10 update in using Aspire T...

To help you troubleshoot the issue for no sound from the computer after upgrading to Windows 10 operating system, please find the link given below and follow on screen instructions step-by-step:http://windows.microsoft.com/en-in/windows-10/fix-sound-problems#v1h=tab01 Hope this will help you.

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Yesterday evening I was alerted to some new security updates, so I elected to download and install them. At the end of the night when I went to Shut Down, I noticed the little Windows Update icon next to the Shut Down, button, indicating it would install the updates before powering off. I hit the button to install updates and shut down, turned my monitor off, and went to bed. Today when I booted up, I had no sound. None.

Windows is correctly recognizing my hardware, it's set to "enable," the volume is up, I'm not getting any error messages, the sound just doesn't work. I tried reinstalling the sound drivers to no avail. Then I went online and installed new versions of the drivers, still no change. I installed SP3 in some blind hope that it might fix it, but still no change. Finally I ran a System Restore to before I ran the Windows Update yesterday, and I'm still getting nothing.

I tried my speakers and a set of headphones and neither of them are getting any sound, but when I plug either of them into my Zune they work properly. I'm stumped. Last resort is to reinstall Windows, but I really don't want to do that if I don't need to.

A:Getting no sound after an automatic Windows update

*Bump* Just checking to see if anybody might have any ideas before I reformat.

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Following the latest Windows Update (see attached details) prior to which my system was functioning perfectly, I'm now having a number of problems, notably loss of sound.

After the updates were installed, the system rebooted twice and then I was faced with two messages both saying "Microsoft Mouse and Keyboard Centre" had stopped working, but with no apparent loss of mouse or keyboard function. Then I noticed the Volume icon was missing in the System Tray and there was no sound.

Eventually I traced the problem down to the fact that Windows Audio Service and one or other of its dependencies had failed to start. I corrected these errors using "services.msc" and the sound returned, although I have not been able to restore the Volume icon. When I click on the Notification Area icons screen, it tells me that Windows Audio Service is not working, even though it is and the ability to make the Volume icon visible is greyed out.

However, everytime I reboot, I notice the Volume icon appears (albeit crossed out) fleetingly before disappearing and yet again the Windows Audio Service fails to start. I've now got to the stage where I have a shortcut to "services.msc" to restart Audio.

I really don't know where to start on this. I have reinstalled the Audio driver for my motherboard but to no avail.

I am running Windows 7 64 bit SP1, my motherboard is a Gigabyte GA-P43-ES3G v1.3, the Audio is provided by onboard Realtek.

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A:Lost sound after Windows Update

Hello,
You could remove those updates, then use the MS System Restore point which was created just before the Updates were installed, and see if that will solve your problem; if that is the case, then reinstall those updates one at the time to determine which one is causing the issue; rinse and repeat but set that updated to be hidden or ignored; then check the motherboard manufacturer's support forums for a permanent fix
Regards
The Cleaver
 

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I have no sound after updating from a computer crash about two weeks ago. There was sound before I updated from windows update and then nothing. I have researched all over the internet to find a way to reverse the effects, to no avail. I have uninstalled the device and reinstalled it with driver updates, without driver updates, without drivers; thus allowing windows to find the drivers and install them. I have gone online to various sites to update all the drivers involved, including the codecs. Then I uninstalled XP professional (yes, I had Professional and Home versions of XP) because I read somewhere that may be the cause of the problem. No sound. I have updated Windows Media Player, to no avail. I have updated Real Player, to no avail. The installed device is Modem #0 for playback and record. There are no speakers installed (supposedly) and there is no way to adjust the volume because nothing is installed to adjust. Do I sound frustrated and sarcastic? You bet!!!! I have been trying to get my sound back for more than two weeks!!! I have seen other posts on this site that I have tried, to no avail. I have cleared my registry (several times) and cookies, temporary files, etc. Nothing has worked. Any help would greatly appreciated. Please feel free to ask questions because I have done so much stuff that I can remember all of it. Oh yeah, I have run the troubleshooter so many times that I have practically memorized it. Thanks for anything you can do to help.
 

A:No sound in Windows XP after crash/update, etc!

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