In all other cases where you use the motherboard's integrated sound device, it's almost always best to visit the website of the motherboard manufacturer for assistance. If you don't have details to hand, try the following free utilities to gather relevant information: Always look for a driver update which is specific to your computer model and version of Windows (for example, Windows 10).
This is especially critical if you are on Windows 10 , Windows 8, Windows 7 or Windows Vista, as the way the drivers communicate with the hardware and the operating system is quite different than with earlier versions of Windows.
Once you have the necessary information about your sound device, you can normally obtain appropriate updated drivers specific to your hardware from the internet.
Manufacturers of motherboard sound devices such as Realtek, Sigmatel and Soundmax do not usually provide any driver support to end users.
You can click this button to revert the driver to its previous installation.To do this, you can use Device Manager on Windows, System Profiler on a Mac or the /lspci or /lsusb commands on Linux.Device Manager can also try and update the drivers for you itself, and Windows users are strongly recommended to try this update facility as a first step - see Extra help for Windows users below.Then on all versions of Windows, expand "Sound, Video and Game Controllers" by clicking on the sign, right-click over the sound device and click "update driver".After the update (even if more recent drivers were not found), you should right-click over the device again, click Properties and then on the Driver tab to check the "Driver Provider".Basic Fixes Checking the Audio Mixer Changing Speaker Format Updating Windows Audio Drivers Using Command Prompt Community Q&A This wiki How teaches you how to solve some common issues that result in no sound output on Windows computers.