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Realtek HD Audio process causes sound to become disabled

On my computer, which is a netbook, there is a process related to Realtek HD Audio. It's called ravcpl64.exe. When I terminate that process, the sound is completely turned off. However, that ...
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How can I make sound come through both my speaker and headset?

I switch between activities that I want speaker/headphones for many times a day and I don't love the wear and tear this puts on my audio jack (my last two computers have had their front audio jack ...
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No Sound On Startup (Sometimes)

Sometimes, maybe about 1 in 5 times, when I startup my laptop, there is no sound. I don't mean the startup sound doesn't play, no sound plays after that. If I go into the sound settings in the control ...
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Why is my Realtek NIC slow?

Asus laptop with a Realtek PCIe GBE Family Controller wired network adapter using Windows 7. It takes 2 hours to copy a 3 gig file over the LAN. (Using the wireless connection is faster at 25 min). I ...
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Realtek PCIe FE Losing Connectivity in Win 7 Home 64-bit

I am having an intermittent problem with my network connection dropping out for no apparent reason. When it drops, I still see the lights blinking on the NIC card, but cannot pass packets even to the ...
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No headphone or speakers plugged in - Windows 7 issue

I am facing a wierd issue between my sound card driver and Windows7(any edition). I have a sony vaio notebook (VPCEB24EN). Two days ago, on start I got diabled wifi, charging and speakers. Then I ...
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Plugging in headphones does not mute speakers

My speakers are working even when I plug in my headphone to the front jacks. So I hear sounds from both headphones and speakers. This is quite annoying. How could I fix this? What could cause this ...
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No sound on Windows 7

I am having sound probelms for the last few days on my Windows 7 64Bit. Probably unrelated but still I am remote working on this maching via mstsc, however the machine itself is right near me. When ...
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Listen an audio file in a Skype conversation

In a Skype conversation I'd like that the other person could hear an audio file (with enough quality to be understood). I have a Real Player file (.ram) and I want to play it, pause it , forward it ...
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HP Pavilion G4-1315dx and Ubuntu 10.04 Lucid Wireless Networking

As the title says, I have an HP Pavilion G4-1315dx Notebook. Relevant Specs: AMD Quad-Core Realtek Wireless chipset Wireless "on/off" switch is the F12 key Initially, I completely reformatted and ...
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System sounds work and others don't

I have a problem where system sounds work (If I type a non-existant application/file into run, I hear a error sound) and when I test the sound with the Realtek HD Audio Manager, it also works, however ...
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Bluetooth radio device is not available

I reinstalled my Windows 7 operating system, and have since been unable to detect my Logitech m555b bluetooth mouse. Here is some info about my system: I have have a working connection with a ...
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Where to get the network NIC's firmware rtl_nic/rtl8105e-1.fw?

Im installing Debian testing version wheezy on my Asus X53Sc with Intel Centrino Wireless-N 100. Im having a problem with my wifi connection. When I try to connect to internet with the wireless ...
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Realtek HD Audio, low bass quality

My sound device card is a Realtek HD Audio. I got the latest drivers from Realtek's official website - I'm using Windows 7. The problem is that when I listen to the music on my headphones ...
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Wireless networks are not identified by Windows 7

I have 2 Windows 7 Laptops. One of them works fine, but the other as of a few days ago and for no apparent reason is no longer identifying any network I try to connect to. When I turn on the ...
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Homebrew server NIC choice

I am build a small server out of a desktop motherboard. It will run Ubuntu 10.04.3 with an iSCSI target. I am trying to decide whether to go with 2 Realtek 8169SC Gigabit NICs or with 1 Intel ...
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Why doesn't my local area connection have a valid ip configuration?

I started my computer today without being able to connect to the internet for some very odd reason. As the title says, that is the name of problem that Network and Sharing Center says on Win7. It is ...
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Very Low Sound from speakers, None from headphones on Toshiba NB305 netbook

Have been using the laptop for about a year. NB305 has very poor speakers out of the box. But the volume was audible for all practical purposes. I used the headphones when listening to songs or ...
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Wake network adapter from deep sleep mode

I recently buyed a new Mainboard (Asrock ALiveXFire) and got some trouble with the network adapter. After switching my Windows 7 x64 in energey saving mode and returning from it, my network adapter ...
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Getting sound from rear panel and front panel in same time

I am getting sound from rear panel and front panels in same time. I am using Realtek HD audio driver 6.0 . I was looking front panel jack detection in Realtek driver interface but i couldn't find it ...
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Realtek audio AC 97 5.1 on Windows 7: Terrible subwoofer quality

I have a media center PC with on-board Realtek AC97 Audio. I have been using Windows XP for a couple of years with great audio quality. I just upgraded this PC with Windows 7 and installed the latest ...
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I can play “test” sounds, but no other audio works

I'm running Windows XP, and last night my PC was infected by a frustrating virus (one of those viruses that won't let you open virus checkers, etc). I finally killed it 2 hours later, but it involved ...
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Disappeared lan driver (opensuse)

I'm running opensuse 11.4. Did updates the other day, one of them a kernel. Its not running 2.6.37.1.-1.2 desktop. I can only assume it was running whatever came with 11.4 before, as it was only ...
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New Lenovo Thinkpad Edge '15 has Worse Wi-Fi Reception Than 2 year old Macbook

Wasn't sure where to put this, so I put it here. I've had the same Router for all my wireless life. The Linksys WRT54GS. Man, It's great, I love it and I'm fine with 802.11g, believe me. I've had a ...
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Speakers showing up as playback device but not outputing any sound

I've just build a new work machine with a Sandy bridg CPU (i7 2600) and a Cougar Point motherboard (Gigabyte GA-H67MA-UD2H-B3). This uses a Realtek HD Audio codec. I'm using dual monitors (but the ...
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MSI P67A-GD65 B3 + Realtek ALC892 not working in windows XP

I had sound working right after I installed Windows XP at one point. I am not sure if it was "high def" or not, because i only had a simple set of headphones plugged in. Apparently some update or ...
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5.1 Surround Channels are Jumbled

I had this exact setup working previously, but after a reformat it went screwy on me. I have an Onkyo A/V Receiver hooked up to my PC, via optical S/PDIF. Attached to the receiver is a 5.1 speaker ...
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Headphones are not detected in the front panel

Recently I changed my operative system from Windows XP to Windows 7 64 bits. After that I cannot get my earphones working when I plugged them in the jack of the front panel. I have a My motherboard ...
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No audio driver for ECS 7050-M v1.0a for Windows 7?

I have an Elitegroup 7050-M v1.0a motherboard and I've used the Realtek HD audio driver it came with for years under Windows XP. There was a nice mixer panel, an equalizer and sound profiles that ...
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How do I know when my on-board ethernet is dead? (Realtek 8112L LAN controller w/ AI NET2 )

So I have an ASUS P7P55D-E Pro motherboard. It has an on-board Realtek 8112L LAN controller w/ AI NET2. I suspect that my LAN controller is dead but I don't really know for sure. This is what I know ...
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VMWare 7: No audio mixer in Windows XP

I am running Windows XP inside of VMWare, however I am unable to get the sound working inside of the virtual machine. The host system is running windows 7 and it is a ASUS Republic of Gamers G73JH-A1 ...
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Terrible noises from subwoofer of ACER Aspire 6930 with Realtek sound chip

After approximately 5-15 min of listening to music my subwoofer begins to make terrible noises. He's just "coughing". That began after 6 months I had this computer. Now I found out, that I can ...
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Realtek optical out

I recently tried a PCI sound card and wasn't satisfied with it. So, now I tried to switch back to my integrated HDA sound card. Everything else is fine, but I get no sound from optical out. The light ...
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Ubuntu/Linux version recommendation for HP dv6 3122TX?

I purchased a HP dv6 3122TX recently and after installing Ubuntu 10.10 64 bit I ran into multiple issues like, The wireless driver is not supported by Uubntu. (1) [The driver is RaLink RT3090 ] The ...
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Audio Driver for HP a1510n with Windows 7?

I recently obtained an HP Pavilion a1510n desktop with no RAM or hard drive. I put in four sticks of 512MB DDR400 RAM, an HD4350 256MB and a Hitachi 160GB SATA II HDD with Windows 7 Home Premium ...
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Youtube has no voice but the music continues just fine?

PC CONFIG: gigabyte EP45C UD3R with the realtek HD onboard 4gb dual channel Qcore 2.83ghz When i watch to videos on youtube now the voice some times is in static and some times so ...
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Sound card is switching output (headphones/speakers)

I have HP ProBook 5320m with Realtek Sound Card. I'm running here Windows 7 64bit. Everything seems to be fine until I start using 2 or more apps, which plays any sound to soundcard output. My ...
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Enabling Surround sound on a Realtek ALC892 via SPDIF, on Windows 7

I have a problem with my ALC892, on an ASRock mainboard (ASRock 890FX Deluxe4). I get only stereo sounds if I use SPDIF connection, in general. My amp shows that is getting surround sound only when I ...
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There's no sound on Ubuntu with an Intel HDA onboard chip and Realtek ALC1200 codec

For a while now, my sound has not been working in Ubuntu. It used to play OK, but after some upgrade (might have been distro upgrade to 9.10), it stopped working. I'm currently running 10.04 on an ...
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No Audio from Windows XP after formatting

I have reinstalled in my Windows XP machine. After it is re-isntalled the audio in my machine has failed. I have installed all the device drivers in my mother board. The Realtek Sound driver is also ...
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How to install Realtek Driver RTL8187 on Ubuntu Lucid without internet

How do you install the Realtek RTL8187 WLAN Driver when the Ubuntu machine has no internet connection? I've looked this up but all of the tutorials I've found usually had an apt-get install command ...
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Realtek HD Audio 5.1 Optical Input (from Xbox 360)

I'm trying to connect up my Xbox 360 digital audio to my 5.1 speakers via my PC (my LCD has dual input, DVI for the PC, D-SUB for the Xbox). The motherboard (Abit AB9 QuadGT) has a Realtek ALC888 ...
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RTL8192SU + RTL8191E Linux Issue Installing Driver

OK I've read tons of fourms of people getting the onboard RTL8191E working and the RTL8192SU working dif is U = USB they are both N and i have both Toshiba L500D-00T pre-installed Win Vistax64-HP and ...
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How to get headphones and speakers working at the same time?

I have a Gigabyte P55-UD3 motherboard which comes with a Realtek sound card and audio header for the front panel. My headset is permanently connected to the front panel (mic in, headphones in) and I ...
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How would you diagnose an integrated network card that doesn't show up on the device list?

I've been setting up a server based around a Gigabyte GA-G33M-DS2R motherboard (G33, PCH9R with integrated Realtek 811B network device. I've enabled it in the BIOS, but it doesn't show up in the ...
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Is the Realtek network driver on Windows Update fixed yet?

Months ago I was experiencing problems with my networking, and was hoping the updated Realtek RTL8168C(P)/8111C(P) Family PCI-E Gigabit Ethernet NIC (NDIS 6.20) driver available from Microsoft on ...
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How do I get Realtek HD Audio 5.1 working on Windows 7?

I have problem with Realtek 5.1 driver for Windows 7 x64. I've installed newest drivers for Realtek HD Audio, but 5.1 still doesn't work, the only thing that works is front stereo. However, when I ...
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Realtek NIC running at 100Mb/s rather than 1000Mb/s

My Realtek NIC in my Windows Home Server (essentially w2k3) box refuses to run at 1000Mb/s even if I change the driver settings from Auto Negotion to 1000Mb/s full duplex. I've installed the latest ...
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Windows XP machine is not making 'event' sounds

My neighbour has a machine running XP that no longer makes Windows 'event' sounds, such as the Startup/Shutdown sounds. I've checked all the obvious things. If I go in to edit the sound scheme, I ...
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How to work around Realtek HD Audion Manager's “Defaut Device” setting?

I've got my headphones plugged into the back panel of my mobo, and SPDIF audio out. Realtek HD Audio Manager will only let me to select 1 Default Device - that means every time i need to swap between ...