Audio problem on dell vostro A840 in windows [Solved/Closed]

Ask a question Shaileshwar - Last answered on Oct 27, 2013 04:24AM by pksaikia
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If its a sound problem with Dell Vostro A840 there are two steps you got to do

1. First you got to install the UAA (Universal Audio Architecture) Driver
Link for that is

2. Now install the Audio Driver you have got from the net

Dude It works
Jagz- Jul 10, 2010 02:12PM
Thanks Ani..relli helped!! thnx a lot
man- Oct 22, 2012 01:59AM
problem with audio driver of dell vostro a840 please hepl
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i have already face this problem.
the solution of this problem is that, first go to link which are given below.
copy this link and paste it to the web browser, then automatically downloading start.
and then install this downloaded driver into your pc/lappi and then install your audio driver .
also now if you have any problem then also paste the link into the web browser which are given below.
donload automattically start .
install thisdriver.
then install your audio driver.
it is sure that you will find that the problem is solve.........
hari- Oct 1, 2009 11:32PM
its working very thanx friend
greta- Dec 25, 2009 03:20AM
Thanks a lot! It's working:) :) Merry Christmas
pksaikia- Oct 27, 2013 04:24AM
not woking
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Hi ghjuy,

The most updated audio drivers for Vostro Notebook A840 can be downloaded from here. Also, you must follow the correct order of Drivers Installation after Operating System Reinstallation for all the hardware to function properly. Click here to find the correct order of drivers installation.

Please reply if you have any further queries.

To know more about Dell's products, services and drivers & downloads, please go to
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please describe about the problems you are getting.
only then we will be able to give you the closest answer and help you solve the problem.
kuldeep- Dec 23, 2009 10:31AM
rahul please go to my computer then ur local disc where ur window is installed. After that in folder dell search the audio driver may be this is named like R192899. open it and run set up provided in it. ur driver will be installed.
rahul a. ajamire k.Gokulakrishnana - Aug 1, 2009 11:14PM
please sir help,
rajesh k.Gokulakrishnana - Aug 5, 2009 07:01AM
better u install windows vista otherwi windows 7 is better if u have available
Anonymous k.Gokulakrishnana - Oct 13, 2009 05:42AM
Dear Sir,
I bought dell vostro A840 laptop last week.Now I installed windows XP .But not installed audio.
Could not find the MEDIA device for this driver this error is coming.pls ur advice....
prabu- Jul 3, 2010 09:14AM
Dear Sir,
I bought dell vostro A840 laptop last week.Now I installed windows XP .But not installed audio.
Could not find the MEDIA device for this driver this error is coming.pls give me your suggestion
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install sp32646.exe. then install sp34386.exe.
now install the dell driver-conexant one.
this should fix the audio media recognition problem.
Avishai- Jul 31, 2009 09:16AM
I also can't install sp34836, some 'cannot find media' message pops up.

Is there any way to resolve this?

Thanks a bunch
Sunil- Aug 5, 2009 07:53AM
Hi Avshi,

the same problem m facing can you please tell me wht you had done for solving the problem?
ghjuy- Jul 17, 2013 03:08AM
same problem
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My Dell A840 laptop came with Windows Vista Basic Edition and I downgraded it to Windows XP Pro lately post which I faced issue with audio drivers even after using the Dell driver CD/DVD which came with the laptop.

Issue: Laptop had sound problem (i.e. Audio drivers were not detecting hardware).

Symptoms: On installing driver was getting error "Driver Installation Failed: Could not find the MEDIA device for this device".

SOLUTION:Here are the two steps I followed to fix the issue:

1. Downloaded the UAA (Universal Audio Architecture) Driver

2. Now installed the Audio Driver downloaded.

That does it :)
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sir I have problem in sound driver installtion windows say media not found

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