RE: Dell and "no audio output device installed" after Vista upgrade
YEH, the driver works but the sorround sound quality and enhancements of
the Audio Codecs are gone .
Please help me in that, as DELL has replaced 3 of my systems and now
ultimately the buck is on VISTA as per the TECH service team of ESTEEMEEED
> I wanted to post a solution that hopefully will help alot of folks.
> I have a Dell 1501 laptop that came with Vista Home Basic. I upgraded to
> Vista Home Premium and suddenly the sound wouldnt work. I would get the
> message that "no audio output device was installed" even though there was one
> installed, and the device manager/sound was telling me that the sound card
> was working.
> I have a SigmaTel High Def Audio CODEC.
> Here's how I fixed it. I went to this page and downloaded this driver:
> I restarted my computer and now the sound works fine again!
> Hope this helps.