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  • Forum Thread: Distorted sound when scrolling on Precision T5400 worstation

    I have a few months old Precision T5400 workstation with Windows Vista Ultimate SP1 (32 bits). Only recently I've added speakers to the system (which I use primarily for 3D cad work). Everything seems to work smoothly, even CPU and GPU intensive tasks run like a breeze thanks to two 4 cores Xeon...
  • Forum Thread: Sound problems

    I've been unable to hear any sound on my Dell Dimension 9200 since mid-July when running Windows. My configuration is: Dell DXP061; Vista Home Premium SP2; Sigmatel High Definition Audio CODEC (onboard); BIOS Dell 2.5.3; Chipset Intel P965/G965. The driver for my Sigmatel sound card is version...
  • Forum Thread: Audio Jacks on Rear of Inspiron 546

    I recently got round to purchasing the logitech x-540 5.1 speaker system after having my computer for around 10 months i started to set up the speakers and to my amazement i found out that i only have 3 jacks on the rear of the pc, 1 pink, 1 green and one blue i should however have one green, one...
  • Forum Thread: streamci error

    I recently got a virus and had to do a restore. After doing so, everything is up and running but I have no sound. When I tried to install a new sound card, I keep getting the error message...."streamci" specific module could not be found. Any suggestions?
  • Forum Thread: Another Dell Dimension 4700 Audio Issue

    Rebuilt the 4700 with XP - not with the Dell CDs as they were lost. Installed what I thought were the correct drivers including audio. Looks like I have a Soundblaster PCI card. I have disabled the integrated audio from the BIOS settings. What happens is this: *Boot up the pc and logon to hear...
  • Forum Thread: disable internal speakers

    I am configuring a lab of 31 computers with Optiplex 380. I need the users to be able to use headphones, but when headphones are not attached, I do now want to hear the internal speakers.How do I disable internal speakers yet allow headphone? i realize when the headphones are attached it overrides the...
  • Forum Thread: insperon 530 camcorder plays movie, no sound

    when i plug in my camcorder ( mini dv ) thru the 1394 ieee port, it takes me to the movie maker, i can play the movie, but there is no sound. please help, not very good with computer problems. thank-you for all your help. tony
  • Forum Reply: Re: Dimension3000 STILL NO SOUND COMING FROM MY SPEAKERS

    fireberd, From the Discs I mentioned that I got from Dell how do I know which is the chipset driver disc and device driver disc?
  • Forum Thread: Dimension 4500, reformatted, fresh install of XP, but now have NO sound?

    i reformatted my HD and did a fresh instal of Windows XP, but now I have no sound? any ideas? here are my specs: Quantity Parts # Part Description 1 3K363 Processor,80531,1.8GB,0,400FSBSocket N,D0 1 4P615 Assembly,Card,Planar,Dim4500, Audio ...
  • Forum Thread: media player, using mini dv firewire port, movie plays but no sound. please help!!!

    i have an insperon 530 with vista premium. i have a mini dv camcorder that i connect by using the firewire. when i hook up camcorder the movie plays but there is no sound. i am not very good with the tech stuff. can anyone help me ?? oh the sound works fine with all other programs, like cd's or...
  • Forum Thread: Audio

    Thank You for responding first of all.Second I fix it follow yours suggestions(Thank You agan).And third I have one more problem.After reinstall Windows(Media Center 2005) on my DELL Dimention 9200 I can not install IDT High Definition Audio CODEC. It appears code10, and says device would not work...
  • Forum Reply: Re: Optiplex 745 Soundmax audio problems

    Dell is a great STUUUUUUUIP machine I've ever seen. Its such a pathetic thing that even after trying for the last 4 days, I am not able to install a <ADMIN NOTE: Profane word removed as per TOU> sound card, DELL optiplex 745. Even the dell dont know what to do.WOW. Congrats guys for making...
  • Forum Thread: Sigmatel High Definition Audio CODEC error

    Hi, I have a Dell Dimension 3100 running XP SP 3. I have Sigmatel High Definition Audio CODEC 5.10.0.4823 running. However, after every restart I get an error on the codec saying (CODE 10: This device cannot start) I have seen several posts on this but none with exactly this problem. if I uninstall...
  • Forum Thread: Dell xps 420 sound issue

    My Dell xps 420 has on board sound. I often use my wav editor to edit and mix audio files, record from CD that plays on Windows Media and record from microphone and line in jacks. The internal connections on this computer seem to be disabled and my wav editor program AUDACITY does not record anything...
  • Forum Thread: dimension e520 has four audio devices that are not installed

    I'm currently reloading Windows on a Dell Dimension E520 for a second time on a new hard drive. When I try to install the Sigmatel STAC 92XX Audio driver provided by the website - R124105- four other audio devices pop up during its installation. I have also attempted the audio drivers provided by...
  • Forum Thread: AUDIO OUTPUT: 5 connections, 10 answers.

    I've been trying for days to get an answer out of Dell as to what the five connections are on the back of my cheapo 510. Looking it up under various specs I get the contradictory info below. "Chat" support told me it doesn't support 5.1 sound, which is what I'm looking for. A set...
  • Forum Thread: No sound when using optical spdif connection

    Hello all, I have a XPS studio 435MT with an on board Realtek High Definition Audio. OS is Vista 64 bit Home Premium, The audio drivers are version 6.0.1.5697 dated 9/2/2008. If I connect my speakers (Cambridge DTT3500 5.1 soundworks) to the sound card using analog connections I get sound with...
  • Forum Thread: No sound card on new computer?

    I just purchased a previously ordered a Inspiron 537S. Not really understanding the specs, I ASSUMED because it came with speakers it would have a sound card. I did a troubleshoot to detedt my sound and othing is thee but the speakers! So can someone tell me what I need to buy. I just like to hear some...
  • Forum Thread: Audio problems with Studio XPS 8100 (Scratching noise)

    I just received a Studio 8100 in 2009 and have major problems with crackling in the audio. It's bad enough to render it basically unlistenable. I have the problem both with my speakers and with headphones. Everything is fine when I'm on my browser. But, as soon as I play a video game, the...
  • Forum Thread: Screeching fuzzing static sound comes from left speaker (help!!!)

    So I get this incredibly annoying problem when I run certain games. My sound works fine 99% of the time. Music, browsing, games. But recently I started playing Dawn of War II and when the game opens the sound runs fine. But once it signs me into Games for Windows LIVE my left speaker suddenly loses it...
  • Forum Thread: Dell Optiplex 360 disables audio when unplugging audio device

    We are trying to listen to audio coming from the projector but we are not hearing anything. When unplugging an audio the audio cable on our Dell Optiplex 360 to the projector it disables the sound. It puts a X over the speaker icon in the bottom right corner. As soon as I plug the device in again it...
  • Forum Thread: Demension E510 Windows XP

    Dell does not provide updates to my computer. How am I supposed to get audio updates and bios updates? My audio driver is out of date and my computer crashes because of that when i am playing fallout 3, any ideas?
  • Forum Thread: No Sound

    Hi all. i just recently acquired a Dimension 4500. it's a little old and when i received it, it had no operating system at all on it. i installed a 2002 version of XP professional on it. everything seemed to be working fine, until i tried to turn the volume up. There is no volume. i have no sound...
  • Forum Thread: XPS One 24 - No sub woofer after upgrade to Windows 7

    Hi, I upgraded a brand new XPS One 24 to Windows 7 (32-bit). Before the upgrade all I did was remove some unwanted bundled software like google etc. The upgrade went fine and the computer hasn't had an issue for a couple of months. However, the only thing that doesn't work is the sub woofer...
  • Forum Thread: Audio Driver for Dimension 8250

    Anyone got a link for it? I reformatted my computer and searched for the driver on the dell site and there were two of them. which one do I need?