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Old 12-31-2008, 11:16 AM
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Default No sound in winXP SP3

Okay here we go.....Had sound then when trying to do a test video capture
with new software ( with this I had to install Java update 11 then during play back noticed no sound from captured video checked for any sound from computer and all sound is dead....tried to rollback sound driver...nothing, tried to update driver from Dell (have a dimension e310) loaded it and installed but now noticed several sound drivers in device manager....ran DXDiag, results are below:

System Information
Time of this report: 12/30/2008, 20:23:34
Machine name: CLARNOCLAN
Operating System: Windows XP Home Edition (5.1, Build 2600) Service Pack 3 (2600.xpsp_sp3_gdr.080814-1236)
Language: English (Regional Setting: English)
System Manufacturer: Dell Inc.
System Model: Dell DV051
BIOS: Phoenix ROM BIOS PLUS Version 1.10 A04
Processor: Intel(R) Pentium(R) 4 CPU 2.80GHz
Memory: 2038MB RAM
Page File: 492MB used, 2904MB available
Windows Dir: C:\WINDOWS
DirectX Version: DirectX 9.0c (4.09.0000.0904)
DX Setup Parameters: Not found
DxDiag Version: 5.03.2600.5512 32bit Unicode

DxDiag Notes
DirectX Files Tab: No problems found.
Display Tab 1: No problems found.
Sound Tab 1: DirectSound test results: Failure at step 3 (DirectSoundCreate): HRESULT = 0x8878000a (The request failed because DirectSound resources, such as the priority level, were already in use by another caller.)
Music Tab: No problems found.
Input Tab: No problems found.
Network Tab: No problems found.

Also, I go to Control panel>sound and audio devices....I see "no audio device"!

Then I uninstalled both the Amcap and Jave downloads tried sound.

Device manager shows all drivers enable and working properly yet still shows "no audio device" and
no sound from system or videos.

Update.....I just completed a repair reinstall of WinXP......still no sound!!!!!!!!

Need sound card as mine is intergated on motherboard. HELP??????

Last edited by SuperDave; 12-31-2008 at 05:43 PM.. Reason: more info to add
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