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Sound Only Comes On When Monitor Goes Into Power Saving Mode


Windows 7 ultimate on a gigabyte g33-ds2r mobo, no sound :(hi i wonder if anyone is having the same problem? I have tried everything i can think of, installing drivers from the dvd that came with the mobo, going to download the latest ones from gigabyte & realtek, but still no sound. Everything seems to be working correctly. Drivers are detected. No errors. In fact on my taskbar, my volume controls have that little green bar moving up and down. Nd i just noticed that when my computer's screen goes blank, there's sound its only when i press a key or move my mouse. It jumps back to the desktop that the sound disappears :(please help i am real close to buying a sound-card.

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Posted On: 2010-04-10 . View Related Posts . . View 23 Replies .

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I just need to be able to watch tv and play xbox on my lcd monitor and actually be able to hear it. Even with the volume maxed out its still so quiet where seriously its like trying to listen to whispering. I really hope that someone can help me and if not then i guess i will just have to stick with my original plan and call hp or whoever can help. I know this can't be as difficult as it seems. This is absolutely redicolous. Either i need some cord that i can plug the green headed audio cable into that enables me to plug it into the xbox and digital cable box or i have everything i need and just need to rewire everything somehow.

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Posted On: 2010-04-17 . View Related Posts . . View 6 Replies .

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Posted On: 2009-12-18 . View Related Posts . . View 3 Replies .