Windows 10: Unable to install Realtek HD audio drivers Solved

  1.    14 Aug 2015 #1

    Unable to install Realtek HD audio drivers

    Any ideas on how to install Realtek audio drivers on my fresh Win 10 install? I assume the AMD High Definition Audio Device is from the GPU. I have NFI why I can't install any of the Realtek hd audio drivers I've tried.

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    Motherboard: Asrock B75M
    GPU: AMD R7 260x
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    Win 10 X64 Pro 1803 17751.1
       14 Aug 2015 #2

    You don't give any information about what happens when you try to install, say, the 2.79 drivers. (Realtek)

    I dunno. Maybe you have the onboard audio turned off in the BIOS settings? I used to do that all the time back before I gave up on discrete sound cards.
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  3.    14 Aug 2015 #3

    I woke up this morning and thought "Maybe I need to look into the bios a bit more to find an onboard audio setting". Sure enough, I was able to enable onboard audio through the bios by going into the North Bridge settings. Then I downloaded and installed the latest Realtek HD audio drivers and it is working ok.
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