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Garbled music often when playing off my Toshiba laptop

By ddappete
Dec 24, 2007
  1. Toshiba lap top satellite M115-S3144
    Windows XP Media Center Edition
    Intel Centrino 5500
    2 GB of Ram

    Periodically playing music is skipping, crackles, garbled, etc. After "out of box" restore will work OK for awhile.....then starts garbling up again.............

    Any thoughts?

    Pete
     
  2. Kchitij

    Kchitij TS Rookie

    Follow these four steps:

    Do a clean boot. Clear temp and prefetch.
    Create a restore point and then update the sound card drivers.
    Also try to install KLite codecs from filehippo.com
    Do Windows Updates.
     
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