On Sat, 29 May 2010 07:36:47 -0500, James@newsgroup wrote:
>Using Vista x64, HP Pavillion, 8G RAM. The other day the audio
>services would not start.
> The "Audio Endpoint Builder" service doesn't start, even in manual.
>Gives me the error message 0x80070003: The system cannot find the
>path specified. The path is C:\Windows\System32\svchost.exe -k
>Since the "Windows Audio" service depends on the audio builder, it
>won't start either. The sound card is Realtek HD Audio Manager.
>Google doesn't provide any help.
>Does anyone know what might be the cause of this and how to force
>these services to start? Or am I in a position where I have to
>reinstall the operating system?
Forgot to say the operating system is Vista Home Premium.