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Solved: Sound problems and scroll problems with newly installed windows xp

Q: Solved: Sound problems and scroll problems with newly installed windows xp

1. There is no sound driver, what can I do to correct this?

2. If I'm on the internet and scrolling down either with roller or dragging it down, it doesn't go smoothly.

I am coming from Ubuntu, a friend put xp on here.
I would also like to know if dual-booting would be easy to do. (ubuntu and xp)

Thanks.

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Preferred Solution: Solved: Sound problems and scroll problems with newly installed windows xp

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: Solved: Sound problems and scroll problems with newly installed windows xp

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Running Win98se on an older system...Sound card died... Bought a PCi sound card-- CMI-8738. It says it is installed correctly, but there is no icon in my system tray. I plugged my speakers into it, but it has given no indication that I have. I went into device manager & it says it is working properly. I tried to do the Sounds thing to change windows sounds, but the little play & stop buttons are grayed out. My speakers for the computer I am on now have a different connection so I couldn't use them to test. Went into the driver disk & found the mixer button, & clicked on it, but the cd just runs & nothing comes on the screen. I will go to their site to see if they can help, but have learned that you guys actually know what you are doing -- unlike most of the paid computer support people I have ran into. Help? Thanks bunches! Lisa
 

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I finally got my new drive installed after jumpering it to limit it to 30 Gigs. However in my Computer and in DOS I can't see it.
I went to Seagate's Homepage and ran diagnostics on it there and it said it was fine.
Still can't see it

Any help is appreciated!

Thanks
John
 

A:[SOLVED] Problems with newly installed 80 Gig HD!

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my computer always restarts on itself recently, i encounter the blue screen which says "physical dumping memory" frequently.
and it happens even when im just playing a windows media file from the internet. the computer will just start to lag and restart, then i will see the blue screen.

the event viewer showed many ID51 and ID11 warnings and errors.
the physical dumping memory information is as followed:The computer has rebooted from a bugcheck. The bugcheck was: 0x00000077 (0xc0000185, 0xc0000185, 0x00000000, 0x029cd000). A dump was saved in: C:\WINDOWS\MEMORY.DMP.

but i really don't know what that means. i'm just wondering if it could be that any of my applications are not compatible with the OS. i am using NOD32 antivirus, installed just basic applications like msn live, firefox, itunes etc.

and if it helps, the description for event ID11 and 51 are:

"The driver detected a controller error on \Device\Harddisk0\D"

"An error was detected on device \Device\Harddisk0\D during a paging operation"

the person installed intel dual core 2.5GHZ E5200 processor, MSI 945GCM7-F mainboard, 160G HDD, 1G ram. and for the operation system, and he did not do the separation of hard disk or whatever you call that, so there's only a C drive. i've read somewhere that this will cause accumulation of unwanted information onto the system drive and slows down the computer faster, so i don't know if this is part of the factor as well...

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bump~
can someone please tell me what the event descriptions mean?

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I have just installed 1.5, after my version 0.8 stopped downloading emails from my server. On the day it happened I received 6 emails when I opened Thunderbird and then could get no more. Now I disinstalled the earlier version, though when I installed 1.5 to my surprise my whole address book and settings were there.

(i) now when I open Thunderbird those six emails mentioned above keep re-appearing, despite my having deleted them about 25 times! I checked 'empty trash on exit' in settings, but it seems to have no effect. How can I get rid of them?
(ii) my email signature appears at the bottom of my email when I click 'write', but two of the links appear simply as underscores without words. How can I resolve this?
(iii) could it be that I did not properly remove version 0.8 (though it does not appear in my list of programs). How do I ensure it is not 'lurking' somewhere on my computer?
(iv) although I checked 'check for messages every 5 minutes', I only seem to get new ones on opening.
(v) I have two email accounts (separate servers) and with the earlier version I could click the 'get mail' button and it would search the second server; now when I click on 'get mail', nothing happens; why not, I wonder?

Thanks who ever out there is reading!

Will
 

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I have just installed the new pioneer 109 and all is working fine apart from the fact that it wont burn at more than 4x i replaced my 106 with the 109 and obviously that was only 4x so i was hoping for at least 8x as i am using 8x media

Please help

Steve
 

A:Newly installed DVD writer problems

Make sure the DVD writer is connected to at least an ATA66 (if not ATA100, ATA133 or SATA) IDE controller, and that it's connected with an 80wire cable.
 

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If any of you have problems with newly installed ink cartriges not printing properly I will "copy and paste" a letter I wrote to Lexmark:

This is to help you help other customers. My Z65p uses cartridges 82 and 83 (color.) In my first year when my printer was new, every time I put in a new cartridge it would not work properly. Ink would not flow properly. Almost every new cartridge had the same troubles. Then I started doing 2 things to all new cartridges and they worked perfectly every time.

1. Open the box and feel the foil package to determine the TOP of the cartridge. Then put it back in the box in an UPRIGHT position. (They were always in the box sideways or upside down.)

2. Just before installing, put the new cartridge STILL IN ITS BOX in your kitchen oven on a cookie sheet IN AN UPRIGHT POSITION at the very low temperature of about 120 to 130 degrees for about 20 to 30 minutes. (Best to bring the oven to 130 and turn it off just before putting the cartridge in.) Take it out and when it is cooled enough to handle and is just a little warm install it. New cartridges have worked perfectly EVERY TIME I have done this. It would be helpful if your factories would put them in their boxes in an upright position instead of sideways or upside down.
 

A:Problems With Newly Installed Ink Jet Cartriges

Interesting.
I don't know if I would put ink into an oven. But since i have had a lot of problems with Lexmarks, they always print strange lines, even after re-calibrating, I now only buy other brand printers. Also the ink for Lexmarks are the most expensive. I had 3 Lexmarks, because the first one was excellent until it didn't carry paper any longer and the repair would have cost more than a new printer.

I clean dry ink with a clean tissue with rubbing alcohol on it.
 

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My friend just had her computer reformatted and Windows XP reinstalled. Yes, I know it's a dinosaur, but she's adamant about not moving to a new OS. Now every time she tries to set up a new internet connection, she is getting a "not enough disk space" error. Also, she has a RAID controller with a yellow exclamation point in her Device Manager. Also, when she attempts to open a device's properties, no window opens. There is simply no reaction. I realize this isn't much information, but whatever else is needed to get to a solution simply ask and I will deliver.

Thank you in advance.

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OS: Win '98 (2nd ed.)
Processor: 500mhz Celeron
Mobo: Abit VA6 PC133
Memory: Major 128mb SDRAM PC100
HD: Maxtor 20gb
CD-ROM/burner: HP 8250i
Floppies: Sony 3.5" (2)
Sound: creative Labs Ensoniq
Video: All in Wonder Radeon 32MB (AGP)
Modem(s): Kingston Ethernet Adapter, Diamond Supermax 56k v.90
OK, there are the system specs; now here is the problem. I just recently upgraded to the AIW Radeon video card from an ATI 8mb Rage Fury Pro. All old display drivers were first removed before installing the new ones. I d/l the latest display driver for that card from ATI's site. I got the latest chipset drivers and even flashed the bios. Still, I cannot enable full hardware acceleration w/o having the system freeze up on me (only basic hardware acceleration functions can be successfully enabled). Also, when I try to run any 3D games, I get the "3D card not found message." Everything I could possibly think of, I've done ... and still to no avail. Any suggestions? Thanks in advance.

THC
 

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My friend just had her computer reformatted and Windows XP reinstalled. Yes, I know it's a dinosaur, but she's adamant about not moving to a new OS. Now every time she tries to set up a new internet connection, she is getting a "not enough disk space" error. Also, she has a RAID controller with a yellow exclamation point in her Device Manager. Also, when she attempts to open a device's properties, no window opens. There is simply no reaction. I realize this isn't much information, but whatever else is needed to get to a solution simply ask and I will deliver.

Thank you in advance.

A:Myriad problems on newly installed XP

Open My Computer, and right click the C: drive and choose Properties. What is the total drive size, the Used space and the Free Space. Post a screenshot if you can.
Go to Start/Run and type devmgmt.msc and press enter. In the Device Manager, right click the Yellow flag and Uninstall it. Now Right click Any device and Scan For Hardware Changes, does the yellow flag come back?
Also, go to Start/Run and type diskmgmt.msc and press enter. In the Disk Management window, in the lower pane, what does it show for the Disk that Windows is installed on? Post a Screenshot if you can.

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I have recently installed Vista onto my computer. After reading a bit I found what the [compatibility mode] sign meant on top. But now a problem rears up.Whenever I try to save a file after a bit of editing, it says[Note:F:\ is the name of the drive the .xls file is found in]. "Microsoft Office Excel cannot access the file 'F:\'. There are several posible reasons: 1.The file path does not exist 2.The file is being used by another program 3.The workbook you are trying to save has the same name as a currently open workbook." I am the Admin and only user on this comp so I have access so that can't be the reason. If I try changing the name and saving as a different file it says"F:\changed filename.xlsYou do not have permission to save in this location.Contact the Administrator to obtain permission.Would you like to save in the Documents folder instead?" If I try to update it to Excel 2007 format, it says "Microsoft Office Excel cannot access the file 'F:\Some random number and letter mix'. There are several posible reasons: 1.The file path does not exist 2.The file is being used by another program 3.The workbook you are trying to save has the same name as a currently open workbook."Could you please tell me what is wrong?Anirudh

A:Newly Installed, Giving Problems With Excel

What device is located at F: ? The system is telling you that you don't have the rights to use that location.

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I get the message "no speaker or heaphones are plugged in" as to why the sound doesnt work. I have tried the front and rear sound plug, different speakers and headsets with no luck. There is only one sound device listed in device manager, "High definition audio device", and when I try to update drivers it says "The best driver software for device is already installed. windows has determined the driver sofware for your device is up to date". The hardware ids are "HDAUDIO\FUNC_01&VEN_10EC&DEV_0882&SUBSYS_1458F603&REV_1001" and "HDAUDIO\FUNC_01&VEN_10EC&DEV_0882&SUBSYS_1458F603". I hope this is enough info to describe the problem. Not sure how to resolve this issue, any assistance is greatly appreciated! Thanks in advance.

A:Sound not working in newly installed windows 7

Hello,

Did you plugged in speaker into this port?

http://img9.imageshack.us/i/gan650slids4ports.jpg/

Regards,
Max

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We just built a new computer and its running fine and showing the bios and all that. Now we want to install the operating system and it says to insert the boot disk and press enter. I burned the Windows 7 64-bit ISO onto a blank dvd-r disk and when i put in the disk in the computer, it just says that it failed to open or something like that and it says to put in the disk and press enter again. So we thought that the problem was with the cd drive so we swapped it with another one we have and we had the same problem. Anyone know why this is happening?How can we fix it?
 

A:Solved: Problems installing windows 7 on newly built computer.

You are rebooting after inserting the disc aren't you? Make sure your Cd/DVD drive is setup in the bios as the first boot option.
 

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Hi Everyone,

I have recently changed my OS to Windows 7 and have sound problems saying No Audio Device.
When I used windows update, it installed VIA AC'97 Enhanced Audio Controller successfully, but that only works occasionally. The sound goes blank all of a sudden. I have tried other audio drivers like Real tek AC 97 V. 6305, but they do not work either. I have also tried few driver scan software, but no use.

Can someone please go through my system specifications mentioned below and suggest me compatible audio device and/or drivers. I do not have other audio device.

OS Name Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate
Version 6.1.7601 Service Pack 1 Build 7601
System Manufacturer MICRO-STAR INTERNATIONAL CO., LTD
System Model KM400-8235
System Type X86-based PC
Processor AMD Sempron(tm) 2400+, 1666 Mhz, 1 Core(s), 1 Logical Processor(s)
BIOS Version/Date Phoenix Technologies, LTD 6.00 PG, 28-07-2004
SMBIOS Version 2.3

Thanks in advance.

Tanmi Gold.

A:Installed Windows 7, No Audio Device, Sound Problems

upload your MSINFO32.nfo file.
Click on the start button
Type "msinfo32" (without quotes) in the search bar of the start menu, click the resulting link. It will open the System Information window.
File>Save. In the "File Name" filed, put "MSINFO32" (without Quote), give the save location to desktop, and click the "save" button.
Give the time for processing, it will save a .nfo file on your desktop.
Zip it, and upload it following the instruction.

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Hi there, and thanks in advance for your help on this.

I have recently upgraded my Dell XPS m1530 from Vista 32bit to Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 32bit. The windows 7 compatibility check said it was OK, but Dell does not support Windows 7. But from what I had read the Vista drivers would work fine. So I did it. I followed the Dell recommended driver installation order and did not do any windows updates until all the drivers were installed. Then I updated through windows update and I am fully updated.

Here are my system specs:

Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 32bit OEM
(was orginally Vista 32bit)
Laptop is approx 3 years old
Windows 7 installation is 1 week old.

Intel Core 2 Duo T5750 2GHz
3 GB Ram
nVidia Geforce 8400M GS
Motherboard ??
Dell XPS M1530 Model: PP28L

Thanks,
Steve

A:[SOLVED] Windows 7 BSOD on Dell, newly installed

Hi -

It appears that your HDD is failing -

Code:

ERROR_CODE: (NTSTATUS) 0xc0000185 - The I/O device reported an I/O error.

DISK_HARDWARE_ERROR: There was error with disk hardware

BUGCHECK_STR: 0x7a_c0000185
Run HDD diags - SeaTools for DOS LONG test - http://www.techsupportforum.com/2828431-post7.html


Regards. . .

jcgriff2


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BSOD SUMMARY

Code:

Loading Dump File [C:\Users\PalmDesert\_jcgriff2_\dbug\__Kernel__\012412-34039-01.dmp]
Built by: 7601.21847.x86fre.win7sp1_ldr.111025-1501
Debug session time: Tue Jan 24 19:58:32.730 2012 (GMT-5)
System Uptime: 0 days 0:33:17.743
BUGCHECK_STR: 0x7a_c0000185
DEFAULT_BUCKET_ID: VISTA_DRIVER_FAULT
PROCESS_NAME: svchost.exe
FAILURE_BUCKET_ID: 0x7a_c0000185_fileinfo!FIStreamGetNext+45
Bugcheck code 0000007A
Arguments c056e910 c0000185 9dab48c0 add22078
BiosVersion = A12
BiosReleaseDate = 11/19/2008
SystemManufacturer = Dell Inc.
SystemProductName = XPS M1530
MaxSpeed: 2000
CurrentSpeed: 1995
??????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????``
Loading Dump File [C:\Users\PalmDesert\_jcgriff2_\dbug\__Kernel__\012412-34211-01.dmp]
Built by: 7601.21847.x86fre.win7sp1_ldr.111025-1501
Debug session time: Tue Jan 24 19:24:21.968 2012 (GMT-5)
System Uptime: 1 days 3:23:02.981
BUGCHECK_STR: 0x7a_c0000185
DEFAULT_BUCKET_ID: CODE_CORRUPTION
PROCESS_NAME: System
FAILURE_BUCKET_ID: MEMORY_CORRUPTION_LARGE
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I have been recording music from old albums and tapes onto my pc (windows xp compaq). The cds I burned will play on my pc, my new car cd player but not on my husband's older truck or an older stereo. Can someone please help me find out why. The recorded music is in wav files. Thank you. Polly

A:[SOLVED] Problems with newly burned cds

New players usually can support mp3, Wave and other formats of songs. The old player like your husband's one may only support audio format or CDA format.

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Hi,

I've got an old computer that is running Windows XP that I've decided to upgrade to Windows 7. After a bit of trouble, I managed to get through the installation process. At least I think I've got through the installation process - the problem starts soon after the bit where you have to name the computer. Soon after, the computer has to restart, but when it does there are some strange noises from the computer and an error flashes onto the screen for a second:

Invalid BOOT.INI file
Booting from C:\windows\

And then the screen just goes black. I had to boot it up using the Windows 7 CD again and I tried going on repair installation. It checked, tried and failed to repair. Under details it said

"A recent driver installation or upgrade may be preventing the system from starting".

I haven't added any new hardware during the installation process - all that was connected was the keyboard, USB mouse, monitor and power cable.
I then tried to do a clean install again, but the same thing happened. This is is rather frustrating, any ideas?
 

A:Newly upgraded Windows 7 problems

How old? Its possible you have hardware that is not compatible with Windows 7. Try the Upgrade Advisor if you haven't (problem is you need an OS in there to run it on so...) and give the make and model and customizations if any.
 

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A virus or something hit my Compaq computer. I have Windows XP and Norton Anti-virus. Norton was in the process of blocking the virus when the system froze up completey and a re-boot was the only option. Some of the XP start up files were corrupted or deleted or something, so that Windows XP will no longer start properly. The welcome screen comes up fine, but the desktop is now just a completely blank blue screen, no error messages, no icons, no start menu, task bar....nothing. So I cannot open any programs or do anything except CNTRL ALT DEL to shut down or restart. I tried to do a restore in safe mode - didn't work. Then I tried to re-install XP in repair mode, and I kept getting error messages that certain (multiple) files could not be copied. In the end, the repair installation was unsuccessful. So, I did a complete new install of Windows XP to a new folder (c:\windows2). This install worked fine. Now there are 2 versions of XP on my computer and when I boot up I have to choose which one to use. My question is regarding the programs that were already installed, such as MS Office, Norton Anti-Virus, Family Tree Maker etc. How do I get the newly installed XP to recognize these programs which were previously used by the now dysfunctional XP? When the new XP starts and I click on programs, none of the programs installed on the computer are listed. How do I pull them in to the new XP? If I re-install the programs then I won't have my data saved in the previous versio... Read more

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Hey everyone, I'm not exactly a huge computer geek, but I do have some knowledge. Whatever you tell me to do, I'll try my best to get done.

I bought a brand new PC a few months ago, (I'll post specs and things after my problem and what I've done to try and fix it) but was unable to use it due to my old hard drive suddenly getting a Bad S.M.A.R.T. error, which pretty much told me instantly that I could no longer use it (I do still have it, but it's collecting a little dust.)
Anyways, I had to buy myself a brand new hard drive, a Seagate Barracuda SATA Hard Drive, 500GB.
I installed it perfectly fine, it seemed to be working good, I started installing Windows 7 Ultimate, and then BAM. Everything suddenly locks up. I give it about an hour, thinking it's just trying to register something so it's gonna take a bit of time. I come back and it's still frozen solid, so I give it a restart and try again.
This is where the problem begins.
I didn't think that Windows 7 had finished installing, so I went in to try it again. I went through all the same options, except there seems to be another disk, even though I have no other disk installed. When I chose my primary disk it told me there was an older version of Windows already installed and that it would of course be moved to "windows.old", I said yeah, ok, I can just delete that later.
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Hallo,

my problem is the following. I had Windows XP on my Samsung P560 laptop. This week I installed Windows 7 Professional (32 bit) on it. The first time I did it, the new installation did not wipe the computer clean; which is what I wanted. I then found out how to change the boot order to boot from the installation CD. Now it wiped the C-drive clean, but put the old stuff on the D-drive. At least, that is what I am guessing is going on: The files that were on the C-drive are now on the D-drive. When I start up Windows all folders etc. are empty.

To really clean the laptop, I now want to format the D-drive. However, the "format" option in Disk Management is inactive (stays gray). I can only guess what is going on. Is Windows 7 installed twice on my computer? When I start up the computer, on the black BIOS screen, it says Windows 7 twice as well. What can I do about it? If not, why can I not format the D-drive? I attached the a Disk Management screen shot. I hope that helps.

If you know what is going on and even know how to fix it, please use "normal" people language. This is the only computer I have and I need it for work daily, so I really want to prevent misunderstandings.

Thank you! Frauke

A:Problems formatting D-drive after newly installing Windows 7

Hello ekuarf Welcome to the Seven Forums!

With one look the D partition was the original XP C primary. Did you previously have a second storage/backup D partition before installing 7? You installed 7 to a totally separate second primary and didn't replace the OEM XP preinstall when using the custom option during the 7 install resulting in seeing an almost XP/7 dual boot.

You have two options to go with in order to clean all this up depending on how you want to go about it. Each however might involve seeing a second new 7 install however.

1) Nuke both C and D and reserve D for a separate storage/backup partition putting 7 on the first primary. 2)Clean both C and D off entirely to see a brand new larger single C primary with a fresh 7 install go onto that.

Simply nuking the present D and moving C back to the front of the drive is a time consumer and doesn't guaranty integrity due to the large volume of drive space once C is moved and expanded to simply see the enlarged C primary fill the drive. And for the second option you will want to decide if you want to continue keeping the XP Factory recovery partition on the drive or lose that and add another 10gb into the mix.

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For some reason my previous thread was closed after the problem had not been solved, so I'm going to try this again.
Hey everyone, I'm not exactly a huge computer geek, but I do have some knowledge. Whatever you tell me to do, I'll try my best to get done.

I bought a brand new PC about a year ago, (I'll post specs and things after my problem and what I've done to try and fix it) but was unable to use it due to my old hard drive suddenly getting a Bad S.M.A.R.T. error, which pretty much told me instantly that I could no longer use it (I do still have it, but it's collecting a little dust.)
Anyways, I had to buy myself a brand new hard drive, a Seagate Barracuda SATA Hard Drive, 500GB.
I installed it perfectly fine, it seemed to be working good, I started installing Windows 7 Ultimate, and then BAM. Everything suddenly locks up. I give it about an hour, thinking it's just trying to register something so it's gonna take a bit of time. I come back and it's still frozen solid, so I give it a restart and try again.
This is where the problem begins.
I didn't think that Windows 7 had finished installing, so I went in to try it again. I went through all the same options, except there seems to be another disk, even though I have no other disk installed. When I chose my primary disk it told me there was an older version of Windows already installed and that it would of course be moved to "windows.old", I said yeah, ok, I can... Read more

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Hi all - I need your help!!

I was having problems with the onboard sound on my NetVista, and the only solution I (and others) could think of was to install a separate sound card and disable the onboard sound, but I still have the SAME problems!

I have no volume control icon in the system tray, and there's no sound when Windows starts up/shuts down. In Control Panel -> Multimedia, the Audio and MIDI tabs are greyed out. I can't hear any system sounds, like beeps or other noises. I also can't play .mp3's - realplayer says "Cannot open the audio device. Another application may be using it". However, when I check under Device Manager it says the audio is working properly, and the drivers are enabled under Multimedia properties. Also, I CAN hear sound when I play CDs.

I installed a Hercules Fortissimo II sound card, and disabled the onboard sound in BIOS, but I still have the exact same problems as I had when I was using onboard sound! I got the driver from the Hercules site, and it installed fine. Plug 'n Play detected the sound card and all indications are that the driver is installed the the audio device is working properly, but I still have no sound! I don't know what else could be the problem?!

Does anyone have any ideas or suggestions of things I should try? I really don't know what to do, and I'm hoping some of you experts can help figure it out! Thanks in advance for any replies!
 

A:Installed sound card, but still have audio problems

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I installed the demo of Wipeout 2097 from download.com, but the game ran too fast, so I quit to windows to find no sound. I restarted the computer, and tested the microphone. The microphone is definetly working, but when I played it back, no sound. I tried it on another game, but the sound still didn't work.

I don't think that these are hardware problems, as the problem occured after I started up Wipeout 2097.

Any help appreciated.

Thanks, matty2
 

A:Just installed WF 2097 demo... sound problems

Try System Restore to before you installed the Demo.
 

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Long story - but due to lack of disk space my son deleted some directories and conseqently lost sound. He seems to have deleted Realtek and Adobe Flash Player.

Have reistallede both - but after Realtek has been installed there is a high-pitched whine when the PC is shutdown and re-booted AND when anything is played on iPlayer or You Tube - the picture is not smooth either - very jerky. If I uninstall Realtek the picture on iPlayer is fine - but no sound. I have installed Realtek from numerus sites with the same result. Sound is OK on Spotify for instance.

Unfortunately cannot restore to before he did the deletion - presumably there was no space to do a checkpoint.

Thanks

Marilyn

A:Satellite Pro M70 - problems with sound after Realtek installed

Hi

Maybe other files have been deleted too?
First of all I recommend installing the Realtek sound driver from the Realtek page:
http://www.realtek.com.tw/

Additionally you should install some codec. Maybe some codec were deleted too.
I?m using the K-Lite Mega Codec Pack.
It contains all codec which are necessary and important

Check this!

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I just installed a new sound card and I've tried everything to get it operating.
 

A:Sound Card, Newly installed & not working..Everest Home Report Attached!

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my pc has lost all sound. speakers are working but when I go in to sounds and multimedia in control panel everything is grey so I can't tick boxes or change anything. It was fine one day then the next gone. I've virus scanned and found nothing
 

A:[SOLVED BY REINSTALLING WINDOWS] sound problems

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I recently upgraded my laptop from vista to 7 using the disks I got from HP. Ever since, the sound hasn't been working right. One of two things now happens when I boot.

Either the sound touch control above my keyboard doesn't respond, leaving my computer muted or not. And I cannot change it through the sound icon in the notification area. It lets me change it, but nothing actually happens.

Or, the sound touch control works, but when I try to play sound, the program it is coming from freezes. Ex. Youtube video causes firefox to freeze, mp3's cause wmp to freeze.

I updated both sound drivers, but it hasn't helped.

Thanks for any help.
 

A:Solved: Sound problems after upgrade to Windows 7

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I just recieved my pre-order of spore on Friday and couldn't wait to play it.
After the installation and the read me and registration I double clicked the spore icon on my desktop waiting for a splash screen, a black screen, or a window to appear. None appeared. I thought that I just need to wait a while so I waited for about ten minutes before I opened task manager and looked at the processes, and wouldn't you know SporApp.exe is running using 63,000KB of memory. At this point I have no idea what's wrong. I try uninstalling and re installing. I try defragmenting my disk, and running it on other accounts. I've even done a repair of windows to see if that helped but it didn't.

After searching the web for answers I found this site which had a thread that adressed a similar problem. I followed the advice and found that when Microsoft's Plug and Play was disabled that I could run spore, but now there's no sound. And to make it worse when I open device manager it shows up empty. Also there's no speaker icon in the system tray.

Additionally I've just installed a new game to see if I just got a bad copy of spore. And it has the same problem it won't start unless plug and play is disabled. But with this game the splash screen appears and a warning message appears saying my sound drivers are being used and I need to shut down any programs that are using it but there are no other programs running and the speaker isn't in the sys... Read more

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I had Java 6.0.24.. I tried an update to 6.026... Failed because the installer starts looking for a networkplace, and I have is no network. (error 1606). Uninstalling the old version is not possible because of the same error! I had that before, when I went from 6.018 to 6.0.20. So I knew what to do: use Revoinstaller and let it delete all registerkeys and files.
and with regedit delete all keys with "javasoft" in it.
That worked the other times (error 1606 is a persisting bug in Java-installers).
But this time I'm stuck. Both the online and the offline installer says: Java is already installed, do you want to reinstall ? click Yes, and than the installer says: can not reinstall because the program is not installed. And so on in an endless circle. (or click "NO" and the installer stops)

What can I do ?? I don't think the solution will come from Oracle, because there support does not allow for any feedback, so they will never improve such problems. ( see the persisting error 1606)

Thanks for any advice.
Ferdinand van Dieten
Windows 7 - 32 bit

A:[SOLVED] Java can not be updated neither newly installed

Hi dieten,

Have you tried to do an offline install instead of using the update process from the server?

You can get the offline version here.

Also, are you doing this as administrator? Once you have downloaded the file, right click on it and select Run as administrator.

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Hello,
Can't get my mouse to move a lot of time in past 2 days, things are downloading really slowly, and there is an issue with the sound.. here is my hijack this file:
Logfile of HijackThis v1.99.1
Scan saved at 1:48:49 PM, on 6/14/2007
Platform: Windows XP SP2 (WinNT 5.01.2600)
MSIE: Internet Explorer v7.00 (7.00.6000.16473)

Running processes:
C:\WINDOWS\System32\smss.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\winlogon.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\services.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\lsass.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\Ati2evxx.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\wltrysvc.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\bcmwltry.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\spoolsv.exe
C:\PROGRA~1\Grisoft\AVG7\avgamsvr.exe
C:\PROGRA~1\Grisoft\AVG7\avgupsvc.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exe
C:\Program Files\Common Files\New Boundary\PrismXL\PRISMXL.SYS
C:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\Ati2evxx.exe
C:\WINDOWS\Explorer.EXE
C:\Program Files\ATI Technologies\ATI Control Panel\atiptaxx.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\WLTRAY.exe
C:\Program Files\TweakNow PowerPack\RAM_XP.exe
C:\Program Files\QuickTime\qttask.exe
C:\Program Files\Java\jre1.5.0_11\bin\jusched.exe
C:\PROGRA~1\Grisoft\AVG7\avgcc.exe
C:\Program Files\HP\HP Software Update\HPWuSchd2.exe
C:\Program Files\HP\hpcoretech\hpcmpmgr.exe
C:\Program Files\Messenger\msmsgs.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\ctfmon.exe
C:\Program Files\Windows Media Player\WMPNSCFG.exe
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A:mouse problems.. slow computer problems...sound problems

Hi caroline123

Sorry for the delay in getting to you, the forum has been really busy lately and all our helpers are volunteers. If you still need help please follow these instructions

1. Download combofix to your desktop from 1 of these locations

http://download.bleepingcomputer.com/sUBs/ComboFix.exe
http://www.techsupportforum.com/sect...s/ComboFix.exe

2. Double click combofix.exe & follow the prompts.

3. When finished, it shall produce a log for you. Post that log in your next reply

Note:
Do not mouseclick combofix's window whilst it's running. That may cause it to stall

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Required Logs

C:\combofix.txt
a new HijackThis log
an update on system behaviour

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I REFORMAT MY PC COZ ITS SO SLOW AND SO LAG, NOW THE COMPUTER HANGS AND SHOWS BSOD AND WHEN I RESTART I CAN STILL ACCESS THE DESKTOP AND THIS MESSAGE SHOWS:

Problem signature:
Problem Event Name: BlueScreen
OS Version: 6.1.7600.2.0.0.768.3
Locale ID: 13321

Additional information about the problem:
BCCode: 124
BCP1: 00000000
BCP2: 84FC46F4
BCP3: 00000000
BCP4: 00000000
OS Version: 6_1_7600
Service Pack: 0_0
Product: 768_1

Files that help describe the problem:
C:\Windows\Minidump\031911-17581-01.dmp
C:\Users\Mat\AppData\Local\Temp\WER-26551-0.sysdata.xml

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C:\Windows\system32\en-US\erofflps.txt
CAN SOMEONE INTERPRET TO ME WHAT IS THE PROBLEM OF MY PC? WHY IS IT STILL DOING BSOD.. PLS HELP

A:BSOD IN NEWLY INSTALLED WINDOWS 7

Have you updated all your drivers?

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Hi everyone, I am using Dell T3400,  yesterday I installed fresh Windows 7 because of lots of viruses, I installed Windows through a bootable USB and windows installed perfectly everything went perfectly well, so after that when I turned on my computer after some time, it won't go to Windows I mean BIOS loads fine but after but the computer is not going to Windows, forgive me for my English, but I need help here,  I have tried installing the windows again but to no avail, after completing installation, preparing my desktop and everything else,  when I restart my pc manually it only shows a blinking courser nothing else.

A:Can not start newly installed windows 7

The windows kernel still has malware or the drive is physically bad and needs to be replaced.

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Hi all,

I installed Windows 7 on Oct 2015 and I might have messed up the installation of the drivers.

It crashes when I play Dota2 on Steam almost every time.

My Chrome browser page sometimes crashes as well. And that one time when I was using Microsoft Office.

Otherwise, it's pretty stable.


Regards,
Zack

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Hi everyone, I am using Dell T3400,  yesterday I installed fresh Windows 7 because of lots of viruses, I installed Windows through a bootable USB and windows installed perfectly everything went perfectly well, so after that when I turned on my computer after some time, it won't go to Windows I mean BIOS loads fine but after but the computer is not going to Windows, forgive me for my English, but I need help here,  I have tried installing the windows again but to no avail, after completing installation, preparing my desktop and everything else,  when I restart my pc manually it only shows a blinking courser nothing else.

A:Can not start newly installed windows 7

The windows kernel still has malware or the drive is physically bad and needs to be replaced.

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Do you know what I mean? You scroll the page down and it doesn't go smoothly. I vaguely remember this happening the last time this computer was re-formatted. I solved the problem, but I forget how.
What might be the problem? Everything else goes fast.

It's a toshiba satellite L25-s1217. In device manager the Ethernet controller, Multimedia Audio controller, PCI modem, SM Bus controller, and video controller (VGA compatible) is in other devices with a yellow "!".
The ethernet port is working, however.

But I think that what I need to do. Where can I get these drivers? Thanks.
 

A:Solved: I re-installed win XP and now web pages scroll clunky..

Nevermind, I figured it all out.
 

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I'm working on a friends Dell Inspiron 8000 which came with a 20GB Hitachi IDE hard drive which now sounds like loose coins when it runs. I installed a new Fujitsu 120GB PATA drive. I've been able to reload Windows and make it boot from CD using the Windows disk, but, I can't get the BIOS to recognize the drive and therefor boot from the new hard drive.

Are the new "PATA" drives not compatible with older machines that came with IDE drives?
Sig
 

A:Solved: Newly installed PATA drive not recognized in BIOS

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i dont really know what the problem is but i keep getting what i THINK are blue screens. one time i saw the blue screen clicking on the classic start menu program, the other 2 i did not see. i keep my pc on over night to download stuff of the internet and i wake up to see it has restarted it self. same happened as i went to school this morning to finnsh the download. i think there blue screens becouse it says windows did not shut down properly or something when i log in. also when i installed windows 8 and installed my programs it ran really fast, but i just turn it on now and now its saying cpu running at 25 percent with only steam and utorrent running witch before this latest crash it was 3-7 percent. it also took much longer to boot up and its feeling over all slugish. and its not my pc's specs becouse it was a just bulit gaming PC.

thank you all for looking at this!

EDIT: i just played starcraft 2 and im getting 40 fps tops witch before the latest crash i was getting 120+ fps. this is really starting to bug me, will a reinstall of windows 8 work?

A:BSOD on newly installed Windows 8 OS on my just built PC

Try attempting a reinstall of windows IF you are using a disk incase the computer crash's during installation. The computer will restart after recieving a BSoD.

May I recommend these following methods to solve most issues:
Run a virus and malware scan.Update ALL your drivers except BIOS, since if BIOS goes wrong you can brick your motherboard.Run "sfc /scannow" and "chkdsc" in command prompt

If you can't access your computer, please try booting into Safe Mode with Networking and attempting there.

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I recently installed a 190GB Western Digital SSD in my wife's Lenovo G50-45 laptop to replace the old HDD. I cloned the original drive using SATA Wire 3.0 and it ran OK; however, when I tried to run Windows 10 Cumulative Update KB4022716, it goes as far as 45% and just stops. I ran the windows trouble shooter and rebooted, but still had the problem. I talked with a Microsoft Windows tech who took over my PC, but was unable to help and kept asking the same questions over and over. She finally scheduled a call back for tomorrow with a lvel2 tech. I don't have a lot of faith in their tech support. Can anyone advise if this is an issue with the drive or with Windows update?
 

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Hello. I just installed Windows 7 yesterday from Vista (I got a CD through the upgrade because I got a new computer) and the install went fine. It worked for about 4 hours perfectly, but suddenly it just froze. I couldn't do anything with the mouse or keyboard. After manually shutting it off (power button) I can turn it back on, it loads the desktop and I am able to move the mouse for a few seconds, then it freezes.
I've tried booting in Safe Mode (what I'm in right now) and removing all the startup programs, and that didn't help. So now I've come for help.

Current Operating System, pre-install
? Do you have a single OS on your computer, are you planning on multi-booting with this installation? Just 7 right now. I'm planning to do Ubuntu once I get 7 working.
? Are you multi-booting now? No.

Current Hardware
? How many internal hard drives (HD) are connected to your system? 1 250 GB drive.
? Are they IDE or SATA? I don't know. Probably whichever one's worse.
? How many DVD drives are connected to your system? 1
? Are they IDE or SATA Drives? I don't know.
? Any external HDs used? No.
? Are they connected by USB or eSATA? N/A
? Check Disk Management for any HDs listed with a yellow triangle and explanation point? No
? Is this a New Clean HD? No
? Have you pre-formatted the HD? What?

Windows 7 installation details
? Build 7600, Home Premium, 32 bit, from a DVD/CD upgrade disk.


Other
? Any Over Clocking of the RAM, CPU or GPU? No.


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A:Newly Installed Windows 7 Freezes at Startup

Look in Computer>Manage>Event Viewer>Administrative view to resolve Errors, especially any Critical.

Look in Computer>Manage>Device Manager for any yellow exclamation marks on devices in error. Click any such devices and Update from internet.

Check Windows Updates for newer incoming drivers.

Uninstall your video driver and restart the computer to see if it solves the issue. It appears your LAN driver is working since you are online, so try this also with sound driver as those are top 3 suspects if no errors shown.

Did you clean install or do an in-place Upgrade? Have you called your manufacturer tech support which is included with the upgrade?

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It's been only a couple of days since I installed Windows 8 Pro X64 but the computer constantly crashes randomly. I use the same setup and programs on Windows 7 Ultimate X64 but it has no problem. So I guess it's software related. I have the crash report below but I don't know what to do about it. I also uploaded Minidump on Skydrirve. Please help me fix this. 1.Skydrive (minidump) https://skydrive.live.com/redir?resi...J0aw-LFFhPQWJ8 2.Crash Report Problem signature Problem Event Name: BlueScreen OS Version: 6.2.9200.2.0.0.256.48 Locale ID: 1033 Extra information about the problem BCCode: 9f BCP1: 0000000000000003 BCP2: FFFFFA8007C2A060 BCP3: FFFFF801CFFF8920 BCP4: FFFFFA800A4ACBD0 OS Version: 6_2_9200 Service Pack: 0_0 Product: 256_1 Bucket ID: 0x9F_3_IMAGE_atapi.sys

A:Constant Crashing (Newly installed windows 8)

How do I make my text appear more neat? I couldn't figure it out.

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I just installed Windows 8 on my computer around thirty minutes ago, and I'm already having BSOD issues. Any help is appreciated

A:Newly Installed Windows 8 irql_not_less_or_equal BSOD

Since you installed Windows around 30 mins ago, I assume you're still in the process of setting it up.
Please make sure Windows is up-to date.
Check for Updates, Install Updates and Reboot the system.

The below analysis is for information purpose only.
BugCheck Analysis:


Code:
ADDITIONAL_DEBUG_TEXT:
You can run '.symfix; .reload' to try to fix the symbol path and load symbols.

MODULE_NAME: win32k

FAULTING_MODULE: fffff80260c1d000 nt

DEBUG_FLR_IMAGE_TIMESTAMP: 50f7780d

EXCEPTION_CODE: (NTSTATUS) 0xc0000005 - The instruction at 0x%08lx referenced memory at 0x%08lx. The memory could not be %s.

FAULTING_IP:
+0
00000000`0bc5c000 ?? ???

CONTEXT: fffff8800df011c0 -- (.cxr 0xfffff8800df011c0)
rax=0000000000000000 rbx=fffff901000c5010 rcx=ffffffffffffffff
rdx=fffff8800df01c00 rsi=fffff901043a1950 rdi=fffff901043a1950
rip=000000000bc5c000 rsp=fffff8800df01bc8 rbp=fffff8800df01cd0
r8=fffff8800df01c70 r9=0000000000008000 r10=fffff880009bfb20
r11=fffffa80040f94d0 r12=0000000000000000 r13=0000000000008000
r14=0000000000000000 r15=fffff901045a3b60
iopl=0 nv up ei pl zr na po nc
cs=0010 ss=0018 ds=002b es=002b fs=0053 gs=002b efl=00010246
00000000`0bc5c000 ?? ???
Resetting default scope

CUSTOMER_CRASH_COUNT: 1

DEFAULT_BUCKET_ID: WIN8_DRIVER_FAULT

BUGCHECK_STR: 0x3B

CURRENT_IRQL: 0

LAST_CONTROL_TRANSFER: from fffff960002bc466 to 000000000bc5c000

STACK_TEXT:
fffff880`0df01bc8 fffff960`002bc466 : fffff901`00... Read more

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Hi All,

I have a laptop that has been upgraded to Windows 7 from vista. In the beginning everything was fine and things worked really fast. However, for past few months I have had dreadful performance. Whenever I check my CPU is at 100% and it takes ages to do anything. Even opening a chrome tab takes 5 minutes. I tried doing driver checks to confirm nothing was wrong.

After trying hard, I just re-installed Windows 7 but no luck. Then I formatted my hard disk and installed windows 7 again. Now it works fine but I do get the extreme slowness sometimes.

While doing all of this, one thing I noticed that if I was to put my laptop to sleep and bring back it might start working absolutely fine. Before reformatting it worked 50% of times. Now again it has worked whenever I tried. I wonder if this is a CPU power setting issue? I have already set the power settings to have full performance.

The CPU is Intel dual core T5300 1.73 GHz and 2 GB RAM.

Any help will be really great

Thanks
Neeraj

A:Slow performance on newly installed Windows 7

Do you have SP1 installed and all Windows updates up to date?

You also need to identify via task manager what Is using the most CPU and Memory during those times of slowness.
Once you know that then you can look further into things.

No ideas on that sleep issue sorry.

Cheers

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Hello,
I recently had someone install Windows 7 on my Mac. I was dismayed to find there a shortage of memory on Windows. I deleted Graphics Driver but now regret that decision. How can I free up memory space or add more memory? (I'm not a computer person so I would appreciate if anyone answering takes that into account.)

Cheers,
Periwinkle

A:Lacking Memory on newly installed Windows 7

You need to bring a lot more information to the forum in order for us to help you.

Please read this article to understand how to ask for technical help:

How to Ask a Question When You Want Technical Help

If you do not understand, ask. Please refrain from using 1 word/text speech responses. Ask and state things in full sentences. Also avoid text stating things like "I am not good with computers".

It is okay to not know something, and we can work together to solve almost any issue. This is a two way street, both sides must work together to get results.

Please fill out your system specs (if possible) by following this tutorial here: (Click the blue words)

System Info - See Your System Specs
You also might want to take a screenshot showing what the problem is and what your referring to so we can see what you are seeing.

What version of windows 7 is it? Is it 32 bit of 64 bit?

Please reply and ask questions if you need assistance understanding the tutorials or getting the information we need.

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My system's information is as follows:-

System Manufacturer - Intel
System Model - D945GCR

I have installed Chipset and VGA drivers.
I went to Intel site and downloaded drivers (I am not sure whether they were the correct ones, though), but audio is not working. It shows Realtek Audio Drivers in Add/Remove programs but everything in Sounds is grayed out.

LAN drivers are not installing.
I am really confused on how to get my system up & running properly after getting drivers downloaded and installed.

The Intel website does not have a separate download section for my system model.

Please help
 

A:How to get/install drivers for my newly-installed Windows XP?

infinite_scale,
is your computer DELL, HP or self assembled?

Regards,
www.azandz.com
 

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I recently updated my laptop with Windows 7 Pro. At least once a day the computer will just go crazy and then end up restarting. Here is what pops up upon startup...

Problem signature:
Problem Event Name: BlueScreen
OS Version: 6.1.7600.2.0.0.256.48
Locale ID: 1033

Additional information about the problem:
BCCode: 19
BCP1: 0000000000000020
BCP2: FFFFFA800260D000
BCP3: FFFFFA800260D600
BCP4: 0000000004600000
OS Version: 6_1_7600
Service Pack: 0_0
Product: 256_1

Files that help describe the problem:
C:\Windows\Minidump\111509-25116-01.dmp
C:\Users\Steven\AppData\Local\Temp\WER-46800-0.sysdata.xml

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Thanks in advance for your help.

A:Newly Installed Windows 7 Blue Screen

hello

Hold Windows button and hit R button...
Type minidump and check if you have dump files...
Post them here...

Keep us posted...

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Recently, (if two years is recently...) I removed a piece of software from my laptop that was required for it to use the internet (don't ask what it was). Long story short, I had to get a new thing for Windows. I just re-installed it, but Windows isn't recognizing my laptops built-in speakers, as well as the scrolling function that the touch-pad used to have. The scrolling button in the middle of the mouse-tabs doesn't work either. I'm pretty sure it's just me being inexperienced with computers, and that I just didn't do something with Windows to allow it to recognize my speakers.

Just to elaborate on the speaker thing, my computer has all the codecs and drivers, it just doesn't see the actual speakers. The scroll-bar stuff is pretty moot, but I'm used to having them and it's just annoying, my main problem is the speakers. I've tried everything I could short of shoving out $50 for someone to answer what's probably a really simple problem.

If you'd could help me out I'd greatly appreciate it.
 

A:Solved: Newly installed WinXP Home won't recognize built-in stuff.

Hi and welcome to TSG.

Not entirely sure what you mean by 'I had to get a new thing for Windows'?

Have you formatted and reinstalled windows from scratch using a new Windows CD or have you just reinstalled a set of drivers?

What make and model is your laptop?

Are you sure all the drivers are installed correctly? You may still have devices that do not have drivers which are linked to the sound.

assuming your using Windows XP
1. Right Click My Computer and select Properties
2. On the System Properties Window select the Hardware tab
3. Click the Device Manager button
4. In the window that comes up look for anything that has a yellow circle with an exclamation mark in it. It will automatically expand any areas that have these in so there is no need to click the + to look in all the areas.

If there is anything like that the you are likely missing some drivers. If you need help finding them let us know your laptops make and model and we can help you find the correct ones.
 

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