Having problems with your Dell Dimension 2300 PC Desktop ?

My sound went out and now is saying no sound card

\015 My sound went out (have had the computer for years) and now is saying no sound card detected - what do I need to do\015

Answers :

This means 1 of 2 things. Either your Sound Card is fried, or the Sound driver is corrupted.
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\015\0121. First, check that your driver is installed.
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\015\012Click the start menu and right click on "My Computer" and click "Manage". Select "Device Manager" from the list on the left, Scroll down to "Sound, Video, and Game Controllers". Expand that list, if you have any errors (Yellow Triangles, Red X's) there, you will need to reinstall drivers which can be obtained HERE.
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\015\0122. Install a new Sound Card in your computer. This will be a PCI-type Card. There are cheap replacements which can be found HERE.
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