Saturday, October 30, 2010

windows sound problems - xp, vista, windows 7

In this article we describe the sound problems usually comming. For example no sund comming from speakers etc. Before going through this article please check cables connected properly, drivers are working correctly etc.

Check Sound Card

For windows vista, windows 7 follow the below steps

1. Start -> Control pannel -> stem and security

2. under system click device manager

3. Double-click Sound, video and game controllers. If no sound card listed no sound card installed. If you can see a yellow color question mark next to sound card name there is problem with sound card. then

1. Right click on sound card to take properties

2. Click General tab and look into device status box

Check Power and Volumn

To increase volume or to check you are muted sound

for windows vista and vindows 7 start -> Control panel-> Hardware and sound->adjust system volumn

For windows xp start -> All programs-> Accessories->Entertainment->Volumn Control