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windows media player no sound !

rontay

FPCH New Member
Joined
Oct 28, 2007
Messages
1
#1
I am a complete novice to computers, so when my widows media player comes up with, no sound device istalled or may not be functioning properly, I am baffled, can anyone help or is this a 'pc repair shop needed'

cheers
 

bigmack73

FPCH Member
Joined
Sep 27, 2006
Messages
56
PC Experience
Very Experienced
Operating System
Windows XP - Home Edition
#2
Do you still get the system sounds to play?

In one place could be the source to check is in the device manager. To get there is this:

Right click on "My Computer", then click Manage
Then click on Device Manager

You might see a Yellow circle with a "!" in it.
 

danzil

FPCH Member
Joined
Jun 29, 2007
Messages
885
Location
Gloucestershire
PC Experience
Operating System
#3
what has happened to cause this.any system changes any software lately installed
have you tried a system restore
regards
danzil