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    I just replaced a laptop HD, and installed XP Pro.
    I can’t get any sound. Everything checks out okay, drivers, devices, volume control etc.

    Any ideas what the problem may be?
     
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    Delete the sound drivers and allow them to reload. There is likely a .dll issue in shared access...
     
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    I have even reformated, re-installed xp, and still no sound..This is odd..:scratch:
     
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    Is it possible that you damaged the speaker wiring when replacing the HD?
     
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    Perhaps this is stating the obvious, but did you make sure your volume controls aren't on mute?

    I know, I know, probably a really silly question.
     
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    :rotflmao: :rotflmao: :rotflmao: YES..
     
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    It's a slide-in. It has its own slot. I really don't think wires are the problem but at this point......who knows.
     
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    Heh! Only asked cause it happened to me once. (I'm such a technophobe!!)
     
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    Blonde, huh?:rotflmao:
     
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    Depends on the day. :happy2:
     

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