RE: Realtek AC97 and Windows Vista Sound Issues.
I'm glad to help.
"Micheal M" wrote:
> Thanks Paul. That actually was exactly what was wrong. I forgot to add
> jumpers to pins 5/6 and 9/10. I
> "PaulB" wrote:
> > You don't say what your motherboard is but i suspect that you need to add two
> > jumpers to the audio connector to get the rear audio to work without the
> > front panel audio connected to the motherbaord. Check your motherboard manual.
> > --
> > Paul
> > "Micheal M" wrote:
> > > Hi. The sound on my pc does not work correctly. I recently built this machine
> > > and it has been working great. I built it in my old compaq computer's case,
> > > using the built in front audio ports and card readers. However, I finally
> > > bought a new case and it does not have front audio ports. (I didn't use them
> > > much and didn't care if I lost them.) But now no sound comes out of the
> > > speakers because there are no front audio ports plugged into the motherboard.
> > > I know this because I took ports from another computer and plugged them into
> > > the correct spot inside. Once done, sound came out of the speakers pulgged
> > > into the back and if I put them into the new port it came out of there as
> > > well. But I need to know why this is happening. I don't want to have audio
> > > ports wasted inside the computer just so the back ports work. Any help would
> > > be greatly appreciated.
> > >
> > > I don't know if this would matter, but I'm running Windows Vista Ultimate x64.