Windows 8 and 8.1 Forums

Messed up sound

  1. #1

    Messed up sound

    Windows 7 Ultimate SP1
    Computer is Asus P53E

    Control Panel–Sound
    playback Speakers “Realtec” High Definition Audio
    recording Mic “Realtec” High Definition Audio
    communication box checked for 80% reduction

    Control Panel-“Realtec” High Definition Audio Manager

    Control Panel-Device Manager–Sound, video and game controllers
    “Intel” Display Audio
    “Realtec” High Definition Audio Control Panel–Sound

    Sound was OK when new. Since then I was trying to increase volume and thought that one of the settings could influence volume. Boy! was I wrong. Now, even "Utube" sound is not understandable. Cannot understand anything. If I could get all of the devices Back to default, maybe, the sound will return to normal. I have set all the sound system defaults that I can find. Maybe the speakers are bad.
    Any ideas?


      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  2. #2

    Try System restore.
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  3. #3

    Quote Originally Posted by Mr Sardonicus View Post
    Try System restore.
    Unfortunelly, the problem has existed for more than six months. My restore doesn't go back that far.

      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  4. #4

    United States
    Posts : 3,093
    Windows 8.1 Pro 64-bit

    You didn't say if you tried re-installing the drivers. Preferably the ones from the Asus site.
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  5. #5

    I installed newer drivers from RealTech and that solved the problem. Now if I could increase voluma a bit. But I am not going to "Mickey Mouse". That's what got me in trouble in the first place.

      My System SpecsSystem Spec

Messed up sound
Related Threads
Windows 8.1 Pro, 64-bit. I finally got video and sound to come out both the mobo and the NVidia video/HDMI card. MOBO is Foxconn G41MXE. Sound system on mobo is NM10/ICH7 Family High Definition audio Controller, by Intel. Video Card is GeForce GTX 550 Ti, with NVidia GF116 High Definition Audio...
Title says it all. I need to wait at least five minutes to be able to hear anything on my laptop.. I can't hear songs nor play videos.. Help would really be appreciated. :)
Messed up resolution in Graphic Cards
My computer updated to 8.1 and now my resolution is all messed up. I have only 2 options. 1920x1080 and 1280x720. I previously had it at 1360x768 but now that isn't an option. How can I fix this?
PC really messed up in General Support
I don't know what has happened to my PC but today I got some error message saying Your PC encountered an error will restart so it restarts and says the same exact thing so I tried to reinstall windows 8.1 off the disk and it brings up the same exact error message and restarts. Also I built this...
I have a dual-boot configuration - XP + W8Pro32-bt. I used EaseUS partition manager to take some of the free space from the XP partition and add it to the W8 partition (2 operations). Upon reboot, W8 has no lock screen picture, no user picture and when I log into my user account the screen is just...
I messed up in General Support
I have 8.1 pro and decided to change wallpaper to something else (UO Sooners) and it didn't work out. it was my background aright but it was blurred. The place I am talking about is where all my personal apps are penned like you would see the on windows 7 desktop. How can I get this back to the...
I messed up badly! in General Support
I really need help! I can't type it ask out because I'm on my phone!
Eight Forums Android App Eight Forums IOS App Follow us on Facebook