No Sound I have Windows XP

Hello,
My sound went out on my computer. When the sound went out an icon appeared in the task bar. It is usb. When I put my mouse on it it tells me to safely remove hardware. I am not computer wise so I have no idea what is going on. Can you help me?
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  1. Hello and welcome to Tom's Hardware Forums.

    Double click that icon and see what it tells you it is safe to remove. That advice icon wouldn't normally be associated with a sound problem, unless you have an USB powered external sound card.

    Go into Control Panel>Sounds and Audio Devices and click the Audio tab to see what shows up in Default Devices. Are they both greyed out?
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