Windows 10: Laptop sound is of low quality now Solved

  1.    15 Apr 2017 #1

    Laptop sound is of low quality now


    My laptop's sound quality is noticeably worse after a recent, lengthy update for Windows 10. It sounds like a cheap computer that's about 20 years old. How do I restore it?

    Here is a screenshot of the Device Manager if it helps. I tried disabling the NVIDIA virtual audio device, but that did nothing.
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    Last edited by tollbooth; 17 Apr 2017 at 12:28.
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  2.    15 Apr 2017 #2

    I had to go in and re-enable Loudness Equalization,... maybe see if yours got turned off?
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  3.    15 Apr 2017 #3

    Corelogik said: View Post
    I had to go in and re-enable Loudness Equalization,... maybe see if yours got turned off?
    OK, how do I do that?

    EDIT: NM found it. Quality still sounds low, however...
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  4.    17 Apr 2017 #4

    Problem solved. The update replaced the sound driver that I wanted, which was a IDT High Definition (HD) Audio Driver.
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