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You might need to update drivers in Windows when a new piece of hardware you've installed doesn't work automatically or maybe after upgrading to a new version of Windows.
Updating drivers is also a great troubleshooting step when the device is having some kind of problem or is generating an error, like a Device Manager error code.
If possible, use another media player and see if the result is the same.
If you did not encounter the same issue with another media or music player, it is very likely that the problem lies with software.
On the computer management window, select Device Manager to see the list of the devices installed on the computer.
To go directly to the Device Manager, just click on Start-Sound.
Also when i go into device manager it says Sound, video and game controls High definition audio device High definition audio deviceshould there be 2 ? and why is it so important to update sound drivers ?
Hello, I'm using a stream capture software that is prompting me to choose "stereo mix" so that the video stream I'm trying to capture will have sound.
Also check the volume and make sure that the controls are not muted. Make sure it receives power and that its volume is not set to minimum.
Media Player – See if the player is working correctly.
With a database of over 11 million drivers, you can quickly identify every Sound Card device made after 1994.