What is the output of ‘ossdetect’? Hope its of some use. The soundcard is Creative Soundblaster. Thousands of users waiting to help! Net is the opinions of its users. That is the vista driver but will likely work if your windows 7 is 32 bit. Originally Posted by adamk What system diagnostics are you referring to?

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All times are GMT I’m looking to upgrade only the processor and the graphics card. It looks like I’ll have to yank this sound card in favor of another one. I have the same question Problem with no sound in games.

Grab the Vista drivers and use compatibility mode during installation. Now double click on the setup file to initiate the install. What about a card that uses EAX?

Dell Dimension 4550 has no sound

Could you link me to one? Originally Posted by ZeroManArmy. Originally Posted by Nightreaper. You need to install the sound card driver using Windows XP emulation mode. My Desktop computer Dell Dimension is telling me no audio output device is installd and when I go to trouble shooting it says I dont have no PCI input device what do I do. Dell Dimension sound card problem. I need Windows XP for gaming, but nothing else. You may find a sound card that will work for win7 if you look around.


Sorry this didn’t help. PC-BSD installed on this beast without any problem… except for the sound card.

Can anyone think of anything else I should try? So at the very least I can rule out KDE as the problem. Originally Posted by adamk.

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Can I install Windows 7? I hope to eventually resolve this, because the sound issue is now the only thing stopping me from making BSD my primary cqrd system. I have been Googling for about 3 hours now without any luck. If it’s the Soundblaster Live!

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I had the same issue after W7 upgrade and after pulling my hair out for a few weeks found this – which works. Win 8 Release candidate Find More Posts by ignatzatsonic. This thread is locked. X-Fi cards do not have drivers in the base system. I updated my Dell to Win7 last night and I realized that I don’t have any sound drivers or cards. He is something of a Dell sound guru–he has many thousands of posts on Dell forums, mostly with sound issues.


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For that matter, has anyone in here ever tried to use BSD on this model of computer? M1GU31 Windows 10 64bit 3, posts.

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