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Old 04-25-2004, 10:45 AM   #1
alex101
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On board sound doesn't work


I have a Dell Optiplex GX-1 computer with Mandrake 10 installed. The on board sound on the motherboard doesn't work at all. I know the sound works in Windoze though... Has anyone with this computer gotten their on board sound to work?

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Old 04-25-2004, 01:07 PM   #2
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you didnt say anything about your onboard sound hardware.

In windows look under control-panel - system -hardware to find out the name of the sound card it will usually be described as a PCI card.

there should be a program called sndconfig included with your distro run it to set up the sound.

or at least thats what worked for me..
 
Old 04-26-2004, 04:16 PM   #3
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Check if the volumes are up with aumix. And try using adifferent driver.
You can select a different one with haddrake.
 
  


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