1. Joined : Oct 2016
    Posts : 3
    Windows10
       07 Oct 2016 #1

    Windows 10 no sound, just static


    This computer came pre-loaded with Windows 10, I have owned it for two months, with no sound problems. This morning (unknown if there was a Windows update last night) the sound does not work. There is no partial sound when attempting to play music. There is only a constant (with or without playing music) low-level static.

    I have done all the usual steps with drivers, updating, uninstalling, deleting, reinstalling. No change.

    Originally in device manager, under Sound there was listed (I forget the exact wording):
    Intel
    Realtek
    NVidea

    After uninstalling and rebooting there is only:
    High Definition Audio Device (assume this is the default)

    On the Asus support website where are only Realtek audio drivers. I downloaded and installed those. So now device manager, under sound, shows:
    High Definition Audio Device
    Realtek High Definition Audio

    No matter what I do, same result, just low-level static, no sound or music of any kind.

    Any ideas anyone?

    Asus U534UX laptop, Windows 10 Home 64 bit, Intel Core i7-6500U 2.50GHz, Nvidia GeForce GTX 950M, 16 GB RAM, 512 GB SSD, 2 TB Mechanical.
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  2. Joined : Oct 2016
    Posts : 3
    Windows10
       07 Oct 2016 #2

    Now it's working


    Ok, oddly enough, without any subsequent reboot, touching cables or anything, the sound started working on it's own a few hours later. So for now it's working. Thanks for reading. Now on to the many other Windows 10 problems!
      My System SpecsSystem Spec


  3. Joined : Oct 2016
    Posts : 3
    Windows10
       11 Oct 2016 #3

    Now the problem is back


    Now the sound is not working again.
    Anyone have any suggestions?
    (Please read the original post - I have already deleted drivers and reinstalled.)
      My System SpecsSystem Spec


 


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