Having problems with your HP Pavilion a1740n PC Desktop ?

I had to buy a new sound card .It was working fine after two weeks a problem with the product key.I restarted my computer after that, now it's not reading the sound card It tells me there's no audio device installed.

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If you have made any changes on the system try restoring the system to previous settings, it can help else try re-installing the device.
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