Having problems with your Dell Inspiron 4100 Notebook ?

My system cannot playback sound

\015 I have a dell INSPIRON 4100 PC notebook.i cannot play back any sound.sometimes if the sound comes on(which hardly happens), it will play for a while (about 2-5 minutes) then it will make some SCRATCHY sound and then it will stop playing back sound.i have downloaded and installed the sound driver -Crystal WDM version 6.13.10.1947 from dell website.if i check the sound codec in Device Manager, I see a yellow exclamation mark on the Crystal WDM audio codec.if i check the device status i see a message saying: the device cannot start(Code 10).please help me out. Thank you.\015

Answers :

Uninstall your current audio driver because its not compatible with your soundcard, check your installation disk thats the one fit for your soundcard. thats the reason why your getting yellow exclamation mark on audio codec


U have to reinstall your sound driver
\015\012first uninsytll your current driver form device maanager.
\015\012also remove its application in add remove pro in conrol panel.
\015\012http://drivers.softpedia.com/progDownload/Dell-Inspiron-4100-Crystal-Audio-Driver-Download-41052.html
\015\012download from here and install it.
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