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Sound doesn't work after installing Win8

  1. #1

    Posts : 1
    windows 8

    Sound doesn't work after installing Win8

    Hello everyone,

    I have an old Toshiba notebook here, that has always had WinXP Pro installed.
    Lately, I have installed Win8 Enterprise on it, but now the sound doesn't work anymore. I have tried downloading the official drivers from the Toshiba support site, but they don't work.

    Toshiba Satellite Pro A120
    Model number: PSAC1E-04X01GDU
    Windows 8 Enterprise 32-bit


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  2. #2

    Doing a google search for Win 7 and Win 8 drivers, I didn't come up with an official Toshiba site. I got driver lists from non-Toshiba sites. This suggests it may not be supported by Toshiba for Win 7 or Win 8. If this is the case you are going to have to try the non-Toshiba sites until you get a driver that works.

    One other thought, if you find a motherboard chipset driver, install that first and then the sound driver.
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  3. #3

    Maryland USA
    Posts : 758
    Windows 8 & Windows 7 Dual Boot

    Have you been installing the windows updates?

    If not, please do so.

    Your driver may be in the updates...
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

Sound doesn't work after installing Win8
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