Solved

Sounds Issue on Dell Laptop

Posted on 2016-08-19
3
60 Views
Last Modified: 2016-11-22
I have a machine that is not outputting sound through the speakers or through the docking station.  Additionally it will produce sound through the headphones jack but the sound level is not controllable through the control panel, only via individual programs.  In essence what I am saying is if the sound is turned all the way down or all the way up the level never changes.  Any ideas on problems?
0
Comment
Question by:aclaus225
  • 2
3 Comments
 
LVL 16

Accepted Solution

by:
Emmanuel Adebayo earned 500 total points
ID: 41762860
Are you using the correct driver for the sound card?

Check if you need to update the driver from dell site below

http://www.dell.com/support/home/us/en/19/Products/?app=drivers

regards
0
 

Author Comment

by:aclaus225
ID: 41762891
It is the approved driver from Windows.
0
 

Author Closing Comment

by:aclaus225
ID: 41891949
There was a Windows Update that took care of this sound issue.
0

Featured Post

Highfive + Dolby Voice = No More Audio Complaints!

Poor audio quality is one of the top reasons people don’t use video conferencing. Get the crispest, clearest audio powered by Dolby Voice in every meeting. Highfive and Dolby Voice deliver the best video conferencing and audio experience for every meeting and every room.

Join & Write a Comment

Suggested Solutions

When it comes to showing a 404 error page to your visitors, you do not want that generic page to show, and you especially do not want your hosting provider’s ad error page to show either. In this article, I will show you how to enable the custom 40…
Ever wondered why Windows 8 and 10 don't seem to accept your GPO-based software deployment while Windows 7 does? Read on.
Windows 8 comes with a dramatically different user interface known as Metro. Notably missing from the new interface is a Start button and Start Menu. Many users do not like it, much preferring the interface of earlier versions — Windows 7, Windows X…
With the advent of Windows 10, Microsoft is pushing a Get Windows 10 icon into the notification area (system tray) of qualifying computers. There are many reasons for wanting to remove this icon. This two-part Experts Exchange video Micro Tutorial s…

757 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question

Need Help in Real-Time?

Connect with top rated Experts

22 Experts available now in Live!

Get 1:1 Help Now