Lenovo Laptop Sound Cuts On/Off

By juliaock
Feb 13, 2016
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  1. My laptop sound keeps cutting on/off during videos. If I pause a video for longer than 30 seconds - 1 minute, the sound doesn't play and it's really starting to irritate me. This has happened before, but the sound went bak to normal after a day or two.
    I don't know why this is happening because my laptop is up to date on Google Chrome and was just recently updated. I have Windows 8, but I don't think that's the problem
    UPDATE: I just went to youtube and my laptop is working perfectly fine -_-
  2. Cycloid Torus

    Cycloid Torus TS Evangelist Posts: 1,657   +309

    Might be audio drivers need update - check manufacturer website - support - download - audio drivers.

    Laptop - couple of years old - blanket of dust inside - heat building up inside - may need cleaning.

    Could test temps somewhat with HWInfo (

    Check youtube for videos about cleaning inside laptop.
    Tmagic650 likes this.

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