Need to disable the group policy on my laptop to enable Sound

My Dell laptop was configured with Group Policy settings, I came overseas and not in domain now. But still the group policy settings are in effect. With some registry changes I made Ineternet Explorer to work. I would like to have sound enabled on this laptop. Drivers and everything fine but when I go to control panel ->Sounds and Audio devices all the tabs are disabled. How to enable them back. Please help.
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Robert Sutton JrSenior Network ManagerCommented:
Try this:

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asian_niceguyCommented:
this depends which aspect of audio were disabled.. volume control / driver uninstallation / disabling of the sound card..
you may want to ask your internal IT to see if they can help
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