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Old 05-04-2009, 12:55 PM   #1
Rhyddian
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Question CD/DVD Rom and Sound card no output


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I have Dell Dimension 8300 and am trying to get suse 11.1 configured I did get sound output then lost it, trying to get CD to work is there a sequence in configuring these bits
 
Old 05-04-2009, 08:42 PM   #2
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sound output may be as simple as running a mixer to unmute and raise volumes...I have some pics for alsamixer in my wiki link

try kmix as its fairly intuitive unlike alsamixer

2) not sure what you mean by cd....is this a data cd with movie files?.....audio cd?....the install cd?
 
Old 05-07-2009, 02:58 PM   #3
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Smile CD/DVD Rom and Sound card no output

Hi
Thanks for your reply
I have now solved the problem
It would seem to be a glitch in the KDE desktop selected at install
I uninstalled Suse Linex 11.1(reformatted hard drive)
Reinstalled selecting Gnome desktop all hardware detected and installed correctly ie Sound card, CD/DVD drive and as a bonus the Web Cam also worked

Cheers

Rhyddian

Hope this will help others
 
  


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