sony vaio No sound device

  hzhzhzhz 22:29 05 Nov 2007

I'm trying to get the sound working on a Vaio but it says that there is no sound device.I've downloaded realtek driver from the Sony site but still no sound.Anyone any ideas please?.

  hzhzhzhz 22:31 05 Nov 2007

using xp pro.

  HCOOH 22:39 05 Nov 2007

Is it enabled in the BIOS

  hzhzhzhz 22:42 05 Nov 2007

I've tried to get into the BIOS to check but dont have the password.

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 22:44 05 Nov 2007
  hzhzhzhz 22:48 05 Nov 2007

I'll go through those Fruit Bat /\0/\ and see if I have any joy.Cheers.

  HCOOH 22:56 05 Nov 2007

could be disabled in device manager

  hzhzhzhz 20:41 06 Nov 2007

No joy getting into the BIOS.
Can I do a repair using an xp disc?.Only thing is,I dont have the disc.Would any xp disc work if I use the vaio product key?.
Failing that,it might be worth buying a copy of xp home and starting from scratch.

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