Dell Inspiron 1501, Audio isnt on [Solved/Closed]

Angie - Aug 26, 2009 at 04:47 PM - Latest reply:  jeremy
- Nov 25, 2010 at 02:00 AM
Hello,
i went to go use my inspiron 1501 laptop to watch adult swim n there was absolutely no sound... I looked at the bottom right corner n there was no speaker icon to click; to maybe turn up the volume.. Even when I went into the control panel it said no audio device... im not very good with computers so.....
If someone could give me a step by step solution to fix this problem, that would be great.
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My wife had the same issue. Click on your task bar and uncheck the "Hide while inactive" box. The volume icon popped right up

Thank you, jeremy 1

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sharpman 1023 Posts Saturday May 23, 2009Registration dateContributorStatus October 20, 2010 Last seen - Aug 26, 2009 at 05:34 PM
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go here http://support.euro.dell.com/... and select operating system you are using. then you can down load the driver you require.

I think you may need the sigmatel driver. download this and install it.

hope that helps.
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Hapened with me after I installed dell drivers, so I just use the windows driver installer from control panel\system\hardware\device manager :)