bootcamp with windows 7 has no sound

Discussion in 'Windows, Linux & Others on the Mac' started by kidcanvas, Nov 12, 2011.

  1. macrumors newbie

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    My Mac pro with snow leopard has windows 7 on bootcamp and i see thesound levels moving but cant hear it. what do i need to do to get the speakers to pick it up ? i had it on here before but have to reformat bootcamp and reinstall windows. thank you all
     
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    johnhurley

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    Did you install the windows drivers ( made from bootcamp assistant ) after doing the win 7 install?

    What do you see if you go into device manager?
     
  3. thread starter macrumors newbie

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    figured it out!

    i reinstalled bootcamp while running in windows 7 with the MacInstall disc. but i opened the file instead of running install and went to bootcamp folder and ran the set up and ring a ding ding ,audio from my speakers ! its all your comments and studying your post that i figured it out and i thank you all
    will
     
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    johnhurley

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    Glad to hear it is working now!
     

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