no audio on newly created windows server 2008 VM

Hi there,
I'm using vmware workstation and have installed Windows server 2008 on a newly created VM. I've to use Cisco IP communicator application on this VM which needs audio working. However, the newly created VM says audio is not installed. I go to VM's edit settings (snapshot attached) and can't find anything from there. Device Manager says audio not installed. How can I get an audio on this VM ?
nabeel92Asked:
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knightrdCommented:
Please try these instructions:

http://www.vmware.com/support/ws3/doc/ws32_vidsound4.html

I've heard there are issues with two-way audio in VMWare workstation, but haven't tested it.
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vmwarun - ArunCommented:
1.Have you installed VMware Tools within Windows Server 2008 VM ?
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nabeel92Author Commented:
knightrd, ive already tried tht ....
arun, yes ive installed vmware tools, ran the wizard and restarted the vm afterwards ... it installed other features related to mouse and graphics but nothing related to sound..it says in the guest OS (Win Server 2008) that there are no audio drivers installed (snapshot attached) ...
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nabeel92Author Commented:
is it because the host is an XP machine and the guest is a windows server 2008 ?? incompatibility b/w XP and Win Server 2008 audio drivers ? just a thought ..
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vmwarun - ArunCommented:
1.What version of VMware Workstation are you using ?
2.What is the Service Pack level of Windows XP ? (SP2 or SP3)
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nabeel92Author Commented:
Vmware Version: 6.0.3 build-80004
Windows XP Professional Version 2002 SP 3

and guest OS is WIndows 2008 (Experimental)
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vmwarun - ArunCommented:
Most of the sound cards do not have drivers for Server OS.
I am not sure whether this is the problem with the 2008 VM as well.
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nabeel92Author Commented:
i installed xp professional  on vm and it worked fine ... all i had to do was run a couple of windows based software on windows so xp worked out fine for me ...
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