It is a driver issue. Many sound cards are having similar issues with the
sound coming in and going out, or starting with sound then it just stops. I,
for one, am waiting for a better driver. I had to switch to an old card I
had laying around to have full time audio.
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"Eden Greyfaulk" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
>I have a Intel D865GLC Motherboard with onboard sound (SoundMAX). latest
> I installed Vista Ultimate, on starting there was no sound a quick trip to
> windows update and the driver was installed and I had sound. I was
> listening to my mp3's using mediaplayer and i stopped a track and when I
> tried to play it again there was no sound. I went in to windows sounds and
> still nothing so I select restart and i can hear the windows close sound,
> on reboot i have sound again then the same thing will happen again, I am
> sure its a driver problem and the intel site dont have updated drivers
> any ideas where I can narrow the problem down..
> Eden Greyfaulk