Windows 10: Windows 10 cuts off the sound device when there is no playback ATM Solved

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  1.    06 May 2017 #11

    On the one with the ASUS Xonar sound card, make sure the on-board sound is disabled in the BIOS to avoid any problems. If both are enabled in Windows it could cause a conflict.
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  2.    07 May 2017 #12

    Sure I disabled the onboard sound card since the first day I created my PC years ago. BIOS is completely configured by me, I always watch out for things like that.
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  3.    07 May 2017 #13

    Just trying to eliminate the potentials.
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  4.    07 May 2017 #14

    Since they both do the same thing, what is common (apps) with both? e.g Skype, whatever media players, etc.
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  5.    07 May 2017 #15

    All even the system sounds. It applies to all things that have sound playback.
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  6.    07 May 2017 #16

    There has to be something, probably in startup that is causing this. This is a very unique problem.
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  7.    07 May 2017 #17

    I check msconfig for to disable services which I dont use but I dont touch the Microsoft services at all. Startup programs are clear in same way.
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  8.    07 May 2017 #18

    You can think it as a screensaver for sound. When there is no animated image in display, display goes black. Same as sound. First I thought its a feature and can be disabled.
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  9.    08 May 2017 #19

    what USB audiocard you have? since they use digital audio it might be that theres some setting that shuts the device when theres no signal detected coming to the amplifier/mixer/card. hence you need to enable the amplifier/device by having enough of "noise" from the digital line to make the device detect it correctly. as in, keep the audio high (30%++) on each case from the windows and lower the output sound from the speakers or the card itself.

    its common issue/setting on a digital mixers / amplifiers, however cant say for sure in this case cause i couldnt find of what device youre using?

    so i wouldnt put that to a microsoft side but the settings on the USB audio device.
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  10.    08 May 2017 #20

    Xonar U7. Yet, problem exists on onboard Realtek audio too.
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