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What to do to solve this laptop problem?

Asked by MilkyWay (13745points) September 12th, 2013

Okay, I’m not really a tech savvy person so I don’t know what to do.
Any help would be much appreciated :)
I have Windows Vista on my laptop, and all of a sudden I turned it on a couple of days ago and found that it’s sound system isn’t working.
The volume control icon comes up with an error saying “There are no active mixer devices available” when I click on it.
It’s also not playing any videos or media files either, what’s wrong and what should I do?

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MilkyWay's avatar

Oh my gosh, system restore worked :D
Thank you ever so much! <3

Tropical_Willie's avatar

@MilkyWay It may revert to no sound again. keep the instructions handy.

Adirondackwannabe's avatar

@Pachyderm_In_The_Room Printing those off and storing them away.
@MilkyWay Hey great to see you.

Pachy's avatar

Good for you, @MilkyWay !!!

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