Windows 10: Over the top installation seems fine but I lost my sound for Windows tasks..

Discus and support Over the top installation seems fine but I lost my sound for Windows tasks.. in Windows 10 Installation and Upgrade to solve the problem; Netflix is fine, but no sound notifications for email or when I plug in a USB device, or any other notification... Thank you very much, NTNT... Discussion in 'Windows 10 Installation and Upgrade' started by NecTemereNecTimide, May 17, 2020.

  1. Over the top installation seems fine but I lost my sound for Windows tasks..


    Netflix is fine, but no sound notifications for email or when I plug in a USB device, or any other notification...


    Thank you very much,


    NTNT

    :)
     
    NecTemereNecTimide, May 17, 2020
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    exodusprime1337, May 17, 2020
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  3. Lost sound after upgrading to Windows 10

    Hi Richard,

    Thank you for your interest in Windows 10. Sorry to know that you’re facing this issue. I will be glad to assist you. I suggest you to follow few methods given below and check if it fixes the issue.

    Method 1: Run Hardware and Devices Troubleshooter

    Follow these steps to run Hardware and Devices troubleshooter.

    • Press Windows key + W and type
      troubleshooting
      .
    • Select Troubleshooting.
    • Select View all on the top left corner.
    • Click Hardware and Devices.
    • Follow the on-screen instruction to run the troubleshooter.
    Method 2:
    I suggest you to try updating the Sound drivers check if it works for you.

    Follow the steps to update the sound driver:

    • Press Windows Key + X key and click
      Device Manager.
    • Expand ‘Sound, Video and Game Controllers’.
    • Right-click on the Sound device listed and click on ‘Update Driver Software’.
    • Select the option to automatically search for the updated driver software.
    • Restart the computer after its updated and verify.
    Method 3:
    Uninstall and reinstall the Sound driver

    I suggest you to try uninstall the Sound drivers check if it works for you.

    Follow the steps to uninstall the Sound drivers:

    • Press Windows Key + X key and click
      Device Manager.
    • Expand ‘Sound, Video and Game Controllers.
    • Right-click on the Audio devices listed and click on ‘Uninstall’.
    • Select the option to delete driver software.
    Restart the computer after its uninstalled. Try to access the device manufacturer's website and download and install the latest chipset and sound drivers.

    Hope this will fix the issue, if not let us know with the updated status and we will be happy to assist you further.

    Thank you.
     
    SujataMoktan, May 17, 2020
    #3
  4. Over the top installation seems fine but I lost my sound for Windows tasks..

    Windows Startup Sound

    Hi Peck,

    Thank you for posting in Microsoft Community, we appreciate your interest in Windows 10.

    As per the previous posts I understand that you are referring to Startup sounds in Windows 10.

    If so, I suggest you to try the below steps and check if it helps.

    Make sure that your device speakers are working fine before performing the troubleshooting steps.


    • Right click on the Volume icon on the Task bar.

    • Select Sounds option from the list.

    • Select Sounds tab.

    • Check mark on Play Windows Startup sound option.

    • Under Program Events: click on any option and under Sounds: select Windows Startup from the list.

    • Click on Browser button and select a
      Sound
      .

    • Try to restart the computer and check if it helps.

    Hope it helps. Reply to the post with an updated status of this issue, we will be happy to help you further.
     
    Deepika Gowda, May 17, 2020
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