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  1. #21


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    Windows 7 SP1 + Linux Mint KDE x64


    Quote Originally Posted by brummyfan View Post
    Quote Originally Posted by Eve View Post
    I found out it is just a driver problem... Realtek hasn't released the drivers for Windows 8 so Win8 is using the Microsoft drivers which aren't always the best. Hibernating wasn't a problem for me because that's basically what hybrid shutdown was. So as long as I didn't restart I don't have to hibernate and log back in.
    Have you tried this driver? Latest Realtek HD Audio Driver Version for Windows 8
    I have and that's the one that's giving me the issues to be honest

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  2. #22


    Hi Eve,
    I can only suggest you to try davehc's solution( version R263), I solve the driver problems by trial & error method, good luck.
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  3. #23


    Posts : 1
    Windows 8 Pro


    Same exact thing...
    I boot my computer
    No sound
    I Hibernate my machine
    turn it on from hibernation
    i have sound...

    I have a creative soundblaster Xfi soundcard
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

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