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Hi, I'm having a weird problems with anything that plays audio on my computer, iTunes won't work, VLC media won't work, Pandora on any browser won't work, youtube on any browser won't work. As for browsers I keep getting a Adobe Flash player crash even though I have the most recent version and I've tried reinstalling it and nothing. For out of browser audio drivers I just got my Realtek drivers up to date and my logitech headset drivers up to date and that didn't fix it, I ran a full virus scan with Malwarebytes Pro and it didn't detect a single thing when it ran for 5 hours so it can't be a virus. This is driving me crazy because I can't watch youtube videos or listen to any of my music except on my phone. The audio just started not working yesterday, I didn't download anything weird or went to any weird websites and I don't know what else to do, I don't have any restore points that I can go to because they're all deleted somehow before I ran a full scan that detected nothing and it can't be my headset either because it was working fine for about an hour today then it went to hell. Please help frown.gif Thanks
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On the Task Bar, what's volume in the Windows Volume Control set at?



Have you checked Device Manager?
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post #3 of 13
what are your default output devices?
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Originally Posted by billbartuska View Post

On the Task Bar, what's volume in the Windows Volume Control set at?



Have you checked Device Manager?

I can't open any of the options in the volume icon except volume control options where it says there's no audio devices connected even though about 20 minutes ago it showed there were devices connected, there is also no x on the volume icon. As for sound, video, and game controllers in device manager all that's there is AMD High Definition Audio Device (don't know what that is), Logitech G930 Headset (the headset I'm using), and Realtek High Definition Audio, I updated my headset driver and realtek audio driveers about an hour ago so ago.
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post #5 of 13
Check BIOS motherboard onboard audio is enabled ?
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post #6 of 13
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Quote:
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what are your default output devices?

Should be just my headset but I can't check in the playback devices.
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post #7 of 13
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I changed my power plan in power options in W7 to "power saver" the night before this happened, could that be the problem?
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post #8 of 13
*Points at his signature*
Can you please tell us which headphones/speakers/soundcard you are using.

My crystal ball (I'm not kidding) tells me that you are using logitech USB-headset. This means that the problem is either in the windows, the headset drivers or headset hardware. If even normal 3.5mm jack headphones/speakers won't work, then it's in the windows.

USB-headsets are completely unrelated to the PC soundcard. You can uninstall the onboard soundcard drivers and they still work as the USB-headsets have their own soundcards build-in.



EDIT: Bit sleepy (1 AM.), didn't notice your post about the G930/etc. The onboard soundcard is unrelated to the problem as ýou are using G930. You could try to uninstall the onboard drivers and disable it from BIOS just to make sure though.
But I recommend to test normal 3.5mm headphones to see if they produce sound.
And as for the AMD audio device in the sound devices, that's your HD7950 HDMI output.
Edited by Tiihokatti - 3/28/14 at 4:02pm
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post #9 of 13
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*Points at his signature*
Can you please tell us which headphones/speakers/soundcard you are using.

My crystal ball (I'm not kidding) tells me that you are using logitech USB-headset. This means that the problem is either in the windows, the headset drivers or headset hardware. If even normal 3.5mm jack headphones/speakers won't work, then it's in the windows.

USB-headsets are completely unrelated to the PC soundcard. You can uninstall the onboard soundcard drivers and they still work as the USB-headsets have their own soundcards build-in.



EDIT: Bit sleepy (1 AM.), didn't notice your post about the G930/etc. The onboard soundcard is unrelated to the problem as ýou are using G930. You could try to uninstall the onboard drivers and disable it from BIOS just to make sure though.
But I recommend to test normal 3.5mm headphones to see if they produce sound.
And as for the AMD audio device in the sound devices, that's your HD7950 HDMI output.

I went into my bios to try to find something about on-board audio and I can't find anything, my motherboard is a BIOSTAR TZ77XE3 and I can't find anything on google on how to disable it outside of the bios. I tried calling my friend on skype and I heard the call ring and now it suddenly wants to work now but idk for how long.....I hate this thing so much
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post #10 of 13
Just to make things clear, can you enter the Sound window?

As it should look like this:
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