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Old 08-08-2008, 10:33 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I started having trouble with my laptop this morning and can't seem to figure out the cause of my trouble. I searched and didn't find anything like this already. Last night when I finished using my laptop I put it into hibernate like always. I get up this morning and start using it to kill some time before I go to work and I notice that the sound isn't working unless a key is pressed. Doesn't matter what key, any one will make the sound work properly. I hook it up to a set of desktop speakers and it works but seems like a low volume. If you press a key it makes it sound normal. I also noticed that the 9,o,l, and the . key aren't responding, I don't do alot of typing so they may not have been working before, but I just notcied it today. Anyone else have ever had something like this go wrong. I am running XP if it makes any differance.

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Old 08-09-2008, 12:30 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Did you try rebooting?

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Old 08-09-2008, 12:36 AM   #3 (permalink)
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Yes a few times
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Old 08-09-2008, 09:17 AM   #4 (permalink)
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HAve you tried a restore point from before yesterday? Have you installed any new hardware, drivers or software? Have you scanned for viruses, malware and adware?

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Try uninstalling the audio driver and reinstalling the driver with the latest version. I don't use hibernate since I never trusted it to work error free 100% of the time.
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Old 08-09-2008, 02:37 PM   #6 (permalink)
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Careful, the driver from HP I think is missing a component. I had to use my oem disk to get the equilizer, as my sound was off, after i formated.

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