Also please exercise your best judgment when posting in the forums–revealing personal information such as your e-mail address, telephone number, and address is not recommended. I have an old Optiplex GX with the following hardware: The system file is the one that I opened. Find More Posts by Dwarf. Similar help and support threads Thread Forum Having problems with onboard audio with a Dell Optiplex and W7 I’ve been refurbishing some Dell Optiplexes and have run into a problem. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build.

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I am using optiplex gx280 audio pair of speakers plugged into the audio jack in the back of the computer. Could that potentially do irreversible damage to my Vista laptop?

That is indeed my graphics card, but it’s not audioo giving me trouble at the moment. Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. Optiplrx dad found a Optiplex GX lying around somewhere.

You are posting a reply to: I’m willing optiplex gx280 audio try pretty much anything except application of solder.

The system file is the one that I opened. Windows 7 Ultimate 64 bit. All times are GMT When I open the executable in Windows optiplex gx280 audio, it doesn’t get to finish its ‘gyrations’ before it is interrupted with the “Installation failed” error message. Thanks in advance for your help! I did finally find out where my computer unzipped the files, but when I tried to open them in Notepad, all I got was a string of gibberish without any kind of letters that I recognize.


I installed it on my Kptiplex optiplex gx280 audio got all the information that I will need for optiplex gx280 audio the computer up. Track this discussion and email me when there are updates. I ooptiplex the function of running the executable is to unpack the driver’s system files to FileRepository? I haven’t connected optiplex gx280 audio Dell to the internet yet.

This is originally designed for installing hardware that is not plug and play; but may work for you. It’s not particularly helpful in this situation with the audio driver, but it’s still a really cool app.

The problem is that I can’t seem to get the sound to work; my computer keeps saying “No audio output device is installed”. Frostmourne Windows 7 Ultimate x 2, optiplex gx280 audio.

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I have an old Optiplex GX with the following hardware: This was helpful 0. Download HWInfo32 and use the guide in my sig to gc280 the audio driver and update it. Another option I may have is to get a copy of Windows XP through my university. Discussions cover Windows Server, Windows installation, adding and removing programs, driver problems, optiplex gx280 audio, upgrading, and other OS-related questions.


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Find More Posts by Dwarf. Frostmourne, Wow, optiplex gx280 audio a really cool application! That would solve my problems, but I wouldn’t get to play with Win7 which is why I’m doing this in the first place. It came with Ubuntu which was removed when I installed Windows 7 Professional x I don’t have any personal files on optiplex gx280 audio computer yet, and I can always re-install Win7 if something goes horribly wrong.

Providing that the vista drivers you downloaded were for exactly the same hardware device, it may be possible to force the install using the legacy hardware function.

Find More Posts by thefabe. Hi Nekton, If there are no drivers for win7, you may be out of luck.

Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Dwarf, That looks promising, but when I tried it my computer still gave me an error message: Thanks again for your help!