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I have the message no audio output device is installed I

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I have the message no audio output device is installed
I have tried getting drivers re installed through HP but cannot find windows 10 as the operating system for this pc on the drop down menu
currently I have no sound
the driver listed is avermedia a859 pure dvbt
i have tried to reinstall the IDT hi def audio codec but keep getting this
the installation failed because a function driver was not specified for this device instance
what can i do
Submitted: 7 months ago.
Category: Computer Hardware
Expert:  sjena1982 replied 7 months ago.

Hi Welcome to justanswer.com

Can you please explain the problem little more ?

Since how many days you are getting the issue ?

Thanks

Satchi

Customer: replied 7 months ago.
windows up dated itself about a week ago, when it restarted there was no sound, then I noticed the red cross on the audio icon
Expert:  sjena1982 replied 7 months ago.

Ok .

Have you tried system restore ?

Customer: replied 7 months ago.
i have
Expert:  sjena1982 replied 7 months ago.

Ok

May I know the exact model number of HP ?

Customer: replied 7 months ago.
HP TouchSmart(###) ###-####k Desktop PC
Model #: LN597EA
Serial #: CZC141BZZ8
Expert:  sjena1982 replied 7 months ago.

Ok Thanks for the info .

Try updating the driver and check if it helps:

a. Click on 'Start' and type 'Device Manager' in the start search box and press enter.

b. Click on "Sound, video, and game controllers" to expand the list.

c. Right-click on IDT High definition audio codec and 'Update driver'.

d. If there are no update available, then go ahead and reinstall the driver by clicking on 'Uninstall'.

e. Restart the PC.

Customer: replied 7 months ago.
When I do this it starts to install the driver then I get this
Windows found driver software for your device but encountered an error when attempting to install it
A device attached to the system is not functioning
Expert:  sjena1982 replied 7 months ago.

Can you please right click and uninstall the driver in device manager

and restart the computer ?

Customer: replied 7 months ago.
Ok done that
Expert:  sjena1982 replied 7 months ago.

Restart the computer after that the audio will be reinstalled automatically

Customer: replied 7 months ago.
Have restarted and still no audio recognition, the red star is still there
Expert:  sjena1982 replied 7 months ago.
Customer: replied 7 months ago.
Hi this is downloading as a cabinet file which i cannot open ??
Expert:  sjena1982 replied 7 months ago.

Hi , Welcome to Justanswer.com .

It will be better and quick if I can access your computer remotely to fix the problem ..

To do that please follow the below steps

1)Please open the below link URL in browser

http://www.justanswer.com/remotedesktop/join.aspx?Session=110c2f95-4071-4cf5-bf89-d5cdb6020457

2)Then click on I agree button at the bottom of the page .

3)After that click on Download link to download a file and run it

Customer: replied 7 months ago.
all done
Expert:  sjena1982 replied 7 months ago.

Ok

Expert:  sjena1982 replied 7 months ago.

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