sound on laptop

  coubury 01:53 09 Jan 2007

ok on a mates laptop i reinstalled xp and gave him all the updated drivers, and everything worked ok.but i downlaoded the ac97 realtek drivers for him installed and everything seemed ok but then the sound didnt work im wondering did i install the wrong ones?
are was it just a bad downlaod i told him to downlaod it again and id ask here to see whats up. heres the spec
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Operating System Microsoft Windows XP Professional
OS Service Pack Service Pack 2
DirectX (DirectX 9.0c)
Computer Name CURTY-47915A8FC
User Name Curtis

CPU Type Mobile Intel Celeron M 360, 1400 MHz (14 x 100)
Motherboard Name TOSHIBA Satellite PRO L20
Motherboard Chipset Unknown
System Memory 192 MB
BIOS Type Phoenix (09/23/05)

Video Adapter ATI RADEON XPRESS 200M Series (128 MB)
Video Adapter ATI RADEON XPRESS 200M Series (128 MB)
3D Accelerator ATI Radeon Xpress 200M (RC410M)
Monitor Digital Flat Panel (1024x768)

Audio Adapter ATI SB400 - AC'97 Audio Controller

IDE Controller Standard Dual Channel PCI IDE Controller
Disk Drive FUJITSU MHV2040AH (40 GB, 5400 RPM, Ultra-ATA/100)
Optical Drive MAT*!@:A DVD/CDRW UJDA770
SMART Hard Disks Status OK

C: (NTFS) 38154 MB (12499 MB free)

Keyboard Standard 101/102-Key or Microsoft Natural PS/2 Keyboard
Mouse PS/2 Compatible Mouse

Network Adapter Realtek RTL8139 Family PCI Fast Ethernet NIC (

USB1 Controller ATI SB400 - USB Controller
USB1 Controller ATI SB400 - USB Controller
USB2 Controller ATI SB400 - USB 2.0 Controller
Battery Microsoft AC Adapter
Battery Microsoft ACPI-Compliant Control Method Battery

  Totally-braindead 02:04 09 Jan 2007

You can get the driver here click here but it should be on the disk you got with the laptop.

  coubury 02:10 09 Jan 2007

cheers mate he couldnt find the disc lol but to be honest not many new pc's are laptops come with the drivers cd i know mine didnt

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