Click on Start - Run
Enter the following into the Run box.. msinfo32
When the System Information window opens, click on the 'Components' tab, and
then on 'Sound device.
This will tell you the Sound card manufacturer..
Now go to the manufacturer website and download the Vista drivers for your
"Chaz" <Chaz@xxxxxx> wrote in message
>I have just installed Windows Vista on my computer. I installed it so it
> would not keep any of my previous windows files or programs and so it
> start fesh. However, since i have installed Vista there is no sound. I did
> everything i could think of. I went to my device manager and i went to
> Video and Gasme controllers" and there is one thing listed which is
> Half-Duplex Audio Device" and i tried to update it and everything, but no
> matter what, whenever i hover over the volume icon on my task bar, it says
> "No Audio Output Device installed" and even if i click on it there are no
> devices. Can anyone help me?