No audio XP Pro 64-bit

By traderash · 5 replies
Sep 1, 2012
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  1. No Audio XP Pro 64 bit. I have a Sony Vaio 32 bit laptop that apparently was only configure to run Vista. I installed Windows XP Pro 64 bit on it and I am having a horrible time. No matter what I do I can't get rid of the yellow tag on device manager for IDT High Definition Audio CODEC.

    I have tried 6 different types of driver detectors and 10 different drivers and none have worked. I have done everything I could and I still have no sound. I've downloaded every fix in every forum I could find for over 60 hours now and I still can't get anywhere.

    I also have yellow flags on secondary ide channel, other devices, modem on high definition audio bus, ethernet controller, and two unknown devices. I really don't care about anything but the audio, however I figured one of these might be part of the problem. My audio device is FUNC_01&VEN_8384&DEV_7662&SUBSYS_104d1e00&REV_1002.

    Thanks for any help!

    Operating System new – server roles System Model
    Windows XP Professional x64 Edition Service Pack 2 (build 3790)
    Install Language: English (United States)
    System Locale: English (United States)
    Installed: 8/21/2012 3:20:12 PM Sony Corporation VGN-SZ660N J002P62W
    Enclosure Type: Notebook
    Processor a Main Circuit Board b
    2.20 gigahertz Intel Core2 Duo
    64 kilobyte primary memory cache
    4096 kilobyte secondary memory cache
    64-bit ready
    Multi-core (2 total)
    Not hyper-threaded Board: Sony Corporation VAIO
    Bus Clock: 200 megahertz
    BIOS: Phoenix Technologies LTD R0081S5 07/12/2007
    new USB Storage Use in past 30 Days (mouse over last used for details) new Hosted Virtual Machines (mouse over name for details)
    Last Used
    Sony USB HS-CARD -- drive 1, s/n F0000034AEAC, rev 4.82 8/30/2012 8:27:00 PM
    SMI USB DISK, s/n AA000000000000000356, rev 1100 8/29/2012 12:21:01 PM*
    KODAK SD/MMC card, rev 1.00 8/22/2012 3:39:43 PM*
    SanDisk Cruzer, s/n 200549636302E23143A5, rev 1.03 8/22/2012 1:20:50 PM*
    Motorola XT912, s/n 0A3BFB0B0D010017, rev 0000 8/21/2012 3:30:32 PM*

    * Possibly used again before the reboot following this time. None discovered
    Drives new – drive encryption Memory Modules c,d
    320.07 Gigabytes Usable Hard Drive Capacity
    296.45 Gigabytes Hard Drive Free Space

    MATSHITA DVD-RAM UJ-852S [Optical drive]

    Sony USB HS-CARD USB Device [Hard drive] (8.19 GB) -- drive 1
    WDC WD3200BPVT-00ZEST0 [Hard drive] (320.07 GB) -- drive 0, s/n WD-WX31EA1JX237, rev 01.01A01, SMART Status: Healthy 2048 Megabytes Usable Installed Memory

    Slot 'M1' has 1024 MB (serial number 1234-B0)
    Slot 'M2' has 1024 MB (serial number 1234-B1)
    Local Drive Volumes new – volume encryption

    c: (NTFS on drive 0) 320.07 GB 296.45 GB free

    Network Drives
    None discovered
    Users (mouse over user name for details) Printers
    local user accounts last logon
    Administrator 8/30/2012 8:27:14 PM (admin)
    local system accounts
    Guest never
    SUPPORT_388945a0 never

    Marks a disabled account; Marks a locked account None discovered
    Controllers Display
    Intel(R) ICH8M 3 port Serial ATA Storage Controller - 2828
    Intel(R) ICH8M Ultra ATA Storage Controllers - 2850
    Primary IDE Channel [Controller] (2x)
    Secondary IDE Channel [Controller] (2x) NVIDIA GeForce 8400M GS [Display adapter]
    Default Monitor
    NVIDIA t Flat Panel [Monitor] (14.9"vis, November 2002)
    Bus Adapters Multimedia
    Texas Instruments PCIxx12 Cardbus Controller
    Intel(R) ICH8 Family USB Universal Host Controller - 2830
    Intel(R) ICH8 Family USB Universal Host Controller - 2831
    Intel(R) ICH8 Family USB Universal Host Controller - 2832
    Intel(R) ICH8 Family USB Universal Host Controller - 2834
    Intel(R) ICH8 Family USB Universal Host Controller - 2835
    Intel(R) ICH8 Family USB2 Enhanced Host Controller - 2836
    Intel(R) ICH8 Family USB2 Enhanced Host Controller - 283A IDT High Definition Audio CODEC
    Virus Protection [Back to Top] Group Policies
    No details available None discovered
    Communications new – connection speed & status Other Devices

    1394 Net Adapter
    ↑ Intel(R) Wireless WiFi Link 4965AGN
    primary Auto IP Address: / 16
    Dhcp Server:
    Physical Address: 00:13:E8:7D:06:A9

    Networking Dns Server:
    Texas Instruments OHCI Compliant IEEE 1394 Host Controller
    Microsoft AC Adapter
    Microsoft ACPI-Compliant Control Method Battery
    USB Video Device
    Standard 101/102-Key or Microsoft Natural PS/2 Keyboard
    PS/2 Compatible Mouse
    Texas Instruments PCIxx12 Integrated FlashMedia Controller
    USB Composite Device
    USB Mass Storage Device
    USB Root Hub (7x)

    Network Map (mouse over IP address for physical address) [Back to Top]
    IP Device Type Device Details Device Roles Router Motorola DHCP Server, Gateway, Domain Name Server Windows XP Workstation Kmba1


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  2. Cobalt006

    Cobalt006 TS Evangelist Posts: 1,777   +242

    Try using slimware utilities. It may be able to pick up some drivers for you.

    You may have to go to the laptops website and try some of the original drivers. For that model. I have have had success with computers. Before going from vista to xp using the original drivers.

    Hopefully someone eles will give you a hand to. That might know of some good websites to get drivers.
  3. Zoltan Head

    Zoltan Head TS Booster Posts: 247   +27

    Perhaps the problem is using a 64-bit OS on a 32-bit laptop? I've never tried it, but it doesn't sound very compatible?! :)
  4. munchies26

    munchies26 TS Member

  5. Tmagic650

    Tmagic650 TS Ambassador Posts: 17,244   +234

    You might be better off going with Windows 7 64-bit...
  6. klinkm

    klinkm TS Rookie Might work.
    SigmaTel High Definition Audio Codec Drivers. One thing you must understand about these is that SigmaTel releases drivers on a per-manufacturer basis. So whoever you bought your PC off of has "control" over what driver (and version) you install, even down to the PC-model. You're supposed to go to said manufacturer for "current" drivers.

    WinXp 64 Was a brilliant operating system when it came if it wasnt for the lack of supported devices. try and cressreference with a machine that has Support for Xp-64 or where sold with winxp 64 from the start as in one of the Laptop-workstation series (Dell, HP, Alienware etc) ... But I think you have a much bigger chance to run a 64 operating system With a later version of windows, since the driver support for these are alot more common.
    Good luck!

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