The problem is the headphone jack. He had it before and said that he had sound from the moment he purchased, but later he doesn’t remember when the sound just disappeared. Thank you in advance Solved! Check the box “run this program in compatibility mode for” Hi, I have a Dell Inspiron and in these days i was updating it, and mistakenly y downloaded and installed a new audio device that said if vista didn’t have any sound download and install this i was trying to installa the graphics update and now my computer doesn’t make any sound at all.

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I have tried, and dell inspiron 1420 sound again to reinstall the drivers, I’ve done dell inspiron 1420 sound that I can think of. Thank you for helping us maintain CNET’s great community. Do you know how I can find the part number, so I will not buy wrong part? The time now is On ebay they have Daughterboard with only 3 jacks and which can be attached to Motherboard. Inspiron sell battery plugged in not charging.

All forum topics Previous Topic Next Topic. To navigate to device manger follow the following steps: So, as a result, I didn’t get any help from Dell. Can you please help? I even uninstalled the sound device driver and reinstalled it: I would start the game, but there would be no sound. I then found out that the driver has a wrong sense about the jack.


It should be at “C: Soudn your device manager and make dell inspiron 1420 sound there dell inspiron 1420 sound no yellow exclamation marks showing up The only way to get it to shut down is dekl hold the physical power button down till it shuts down.

I minimize and there’s still no sound.

Since you went from Home Premium to Ultimate you had to do a reinstall you can’t just upgrade. I don’t want to pay big bucks to fix it, so I think I will just plug external speakers there.

Solved: Inspiron – Windows 7, SigmaTel Audio – Dell Community

I had no sound after upgrading Vista to Windid the drivers over and over, nothing. Because Dell inspiron 1420 sound really miss my sounds and all the important things I had in this computer, so I really don’t want to format it.

Is it possible to extend the existing RAM size of the dell inspiron 15 model laptop with i3 7th generation processor? It is not the audio driver that is causing that problem.

Hello All, I know I inpsiron have a dinosaur for dell inspiron 1420 sound computer compared to everyone’s laptop, but my is still kicking strong. If you manage to get the driver installed, but the audio still does not come through the speakers, then it is probably sense pin failure, assuming that the speakers passed the PSA test. Hope this would help others. System Restore, before the last Windows Update, was the solution.


Installing the driver downloaded from this link fixed onspiron problem.

Dell Inspiron 1420 Speaker Problems

Your description help me to understand and identify my headphone jack problem. Thank you so much!!

Once system loads you should have sound back. Good day Jimco, I am very excited and proud of myself, because I did it. Thank you so much in advance. Discussions cover Windows installation, driver problems, crashes, upgrading, service packs, and other Windows Vista-related questions.

In these instances the only reliable diagnostic procedures are to try a new motherboard or to use PC Restore called Factory Image Restore in Vista to restore the computer to its original configuration as shipped from the dell inspiron 1420 sound. Auto-suggest helps you quickly narrow dell inspiron 1420 sound your search results by suggesting possible matches as you type.