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Sound issues

By Jeffac2 ·
Have sound issues, this is a list of all the things i have done and still have no sound. The sound card shows in the device manager and indicates it is working properly.

-done all troubleshooting tips from creative.com
-have tried 2 sets of speakers and 2 headsets
-checked to see if the cable was in the correct audio out port
-checked in the bios to see if the on board audio was disabled
-downloaded the latest drivers from creative and installed them
-checked to see if the sound card was correctly inserted into the pci slot

There might be another setting in the bios dealing with IRQ sharing but i have no idea. Any thoughts as to why i have no sound?


Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-EP45-UD3R
Bios: GA-EX58-UD3R F6
CPU: E8400 OC to 3.81GHz
PSU: PC Power and Cooling 610watt
Sound: Sound Blaster X-Fi XtremeGamer
Video: 8800 gt 512mb
Ram: 2GB
HD 750GB WD
OS: Windows 7 RC 32bit

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You didn't check everything did you ? ...

by OldER Mycroft In reply to Sound issues

http://tinyurl.com/kmpxzv

I'd have checked this before even trying it.

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dangit

by shasca In reply to You didn't check [i]every ...

I fall for that link everytime. You are tooo too devious ORM...

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How about

by tmalo627 In reply to Sound issues

Volume settings and making sure its not muted.

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fixed

by Jeffac2 In reply to How about

it wasnt the volume checked that, i opened the case and switched which pci slot it was in..problem solved, not sure how that fixed it but it did.

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By switching the Slot it was in

by OH Smeg In reply to fixed

Changed the Resource Settings used. This is a very common thing to happen and would be the first step in testing rather than the last.

Though some Creative Sound Cards Do Not work with the EP45 Chip Sets.

Col

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