No audio output

By jmv56
Aug 9, 2007
  1. Hi,
    I have just reinstalled Windows XP and cannot hear music anymore.
    All test are really showing OK....driver install, volume, mute...
    Windows troubleshooter has not given me any help...
    Any idea for something else I should try??
  2. Daveskater

    Daveskater Banned Posts: 1,687

    hi, try posting this in the Audio and Video forum, you'll get more replies :)
  3. AlbertLionheart

    AlbertLionheart TechSpot Chancellor Posts: 2,026

    Have a look at Control Panel > Sounds and confirm there is a device listed at the top of the page (AC97 or SoundMax or similar).
    Tell us what it is
    Check also that the mute box is not ticked.
    This assumes that you have not changed any of the cables to speakers, speaker power is on - you know, the usual obvious stuff?
  4. howard_hopkinso

    howard_hopkinso TS Rookie Posts: 24,177   +19

    Thread moved.
  5. Daveskater

    Daveskater Banned Posts: 1,687

    this is a bit off topic but hello again howard :wave:
    hope your holiday was ok (or wherever it was that you went ;))
  6. jmv56

    jmv56 TS Rookie Topic Starter

    No mute of course. In ' sounds' Windows Default....(in Audio Avance AC97!)
    Thanks for further help
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