Multimedia audio controller problem

By silentboy12
Mar 22, 2008
  1. hey, im new and i don't know what happened but, i restarted my computer and when it started up again, i get a message saying "new device found, multimedia audio controller" i realise i have no sound, and when i check it says no sound device found.
    I try automatic install but it says it cannot find any hardware from the internet, and i dont have a cd for my sound system.

    im a noob at hardware, all i know about my sound is that it is Altec Lansing 221.

    and all i know about my computer specs is that it is
    Microsoft XP media center edition version 2002 with service pack 2 installed
    and that it is a Hewlett Packard Pavillion

    please help me, 1: how to check my computer details, 2: help me get my sound back
  2. kimsland

    kimsland Ex-TechSpotter Posts: 14,523

    Please click on this link:
    Then click on Start Detection

    This will give you all your drivers (and computer info)
    Select your Audio driver, download and install it.

    If you have further questions, please update your Profile to show what specs you have (Mobo=Hp ????)
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