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    Hi,

    So I recently reinstalled Windows XP on my ASUS EEE pc. However it seems that the audio drives didn't install, so I can't seem to access any sound!

    If I go to control panel -> administrative -> component services -> windows audio, it's shown as "automatic", so that's not the issue.

    When I go to "sounds and audio devices" in control panel, everything is greyed out, so I can't make any selections.

    Does anyone know what I should do?

    This is quite urgent... so I would be so grateful for any help!

    Thank you
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    (Original post by Vesta)
    Hi,

    So I recently reinstalled Windows XP on my ASUS EEE pc. However it seems that the audio drives didn't install, so I can't seem to access any sound!

    If I go to control panel -> administrative -> component services -> windows audio, it's shown as "automatic", so that's not the issue.

    When I go to "sounds and audio devices" in control panel, everything is greyed out, so I can't make any selections.

    Does anyone know what I should do?

    This is quite urgent... so I would be so grateful for any help!

    Thank you
    You can download the audio drivers (among others) from http://support.asus.com/download/download.aspx

    Try getting hold of and running the driver installation program. If that doesn't fix your problem (possibly after a restart of your computer), post again and we can try to help further.
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    (Original post by Illusionary)
    You can download the audio drivers (among others) from http://support.asus.com/download/download.aspx

    Try getting hold of and running the driver installation program. If that doesn't fix your problem (possibly after a restart of your computer), post again and we can try to help further.
    Hey, thanks for your help so far.



    Not really sure whether I've downloaded the right thing or what to do with it. Do you mind explaining please? I'm really dumb when it comes to computers
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    (Original post by Vesta)
    Hey, thanks for your help so far.

    I downloaded one of the links from that site (realtek or something) and extracted it. This came up: <snip>

    Not really sure whether I've downloaded the right thing or what to do with it. Do you mind explaining please? I'm really dumb when it comes to computers
    "Setup.exe" is going to be the file that you want to run from there. First of all, you should extract the .ZIP file (right click on it to bring up that option), then once that's done, double-click on the extracted version of Setup.exe and see where you can get to from there.
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    (Original post by Illusionary)
    "Setup.exe" is going to be the file that you want to run from there. First of all, you should extract the .ZIP file (right click on it to bring up that option), then once that's done, double-click on the extracted version of Setup.exe and see where you can get to from there.
    Thanks! It worked You are a genius!!
 
 
 
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