no sounds except for windows media player files

By fallensk8er269
Jul 11, 2007
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  1. HELP SOMEONE!!
    i bought a dell desktop a few years ago and all of a sudden the speakers stopped working[speakers that i bought with the computer]. My cousin suggested that i download a audio-driver off of dell.com. thats what i did and well i played a song, windows media player came up and well it worked. but then when i was on the internet i noticed that they weren't working. So does anyone have a good idea of what i culd do to get the sound working all around?? im don't know alot about it either so culd you keep it simple?
  2. puffader

    puffader Newcomer, in training Posts: 75

    Go into control panel, go into sounds and make sure its using your soundcard as the sound driver......if this dosent work install drivers from the sound card company...
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