Closed New build computer does not have sound Tags: Drivers Computers Build New Build Windows 7 Last response: October 20, 2011 4:22 AM in Windows 7 Share shangsunset October 19, 2011 11:32:24 PM hi, guys i just build a computer but it does not have sound. it only works when i plug in earphone. and the ad audio driver is latest. i cant figure out why is this happening. please help... thanks! More about : build computer sound shangsunset October 19, 2011 11:36:51 PM btw, there is also a ATI HDMI AUDIO besides realtek HD AUDIO, do i need both? my mobo is: gigabyte ga-970a-ud3 shangsunset said:hi, guys i just build a computer but it does not have sound. it only works when i plug in earphone. and the ad audio driver is latest. i cant figure out why is this happening. please help... thanks! welshmousepk October 19, 2011 11:38:36 PM how do you have your speakers connected? if they are a standard 3.5mm audio jack they should work the same as headphones. If you are using optical or HDMI, you need to enable the relevant device in the sound panel and set it as the default device. Related resources New Build does this sound good - Forum I NEED HELP no sound on my new computer build - Forum My new gaming computer build - does it work? -first time builldin' - Forum New PC does not produce beep sound on POST! - Forum my first computer build .. how does it sound ? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer shangsunset October 19, 2011 11:44:55 PM thank you, welshmousepk, the monitor has speaker within and there is a default device in sound panel. Best solution welshmousepk October 19, 2011 11:48:15 PM how are you connected to the monitor? If you want sound form it, you need to be connected by HDMI. then in sound panel, right click the ATI HDMI device, and hit 'set as default device' (you may need to enable it first) shangsunset October 20, 2011 12:05:44 AM hi, i have others speakers too. still no sound even the computer recognized i have plugged into the speaker jack and set them default. shangsunset October 20, 2011 3:34:45 AM Best answer selected by shangsunset. nikorr a b \ Driver a b $ Windows 7 October 20, 2011 4:22:47 AM This topic has been closed by Nikorr. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumNew Build No sound ! Please help! ForumNo sound on new build ForumDoes this build sound ...decent?? ForumDoes this sound like a decent Gaming computer ? (for the price) ForumNew build , no left headphone sound problem ForumMy new build , Does everything check out? ForumNew Computer Build for Photo Editing ForumBrand new build makes a whining sound ! HELP! ForumComputer turns on, monitor does not get signal. Please help. Forum"Reboot and select Proper boot device" ForumI have a dual boot computer but I can only access the internet from one operatin ForumComputer starts run slow recently, Help... Forum[Solved] Transferring pictures from computer to my phone ForumComputer Forum[Solved] Using friend's copy of windows 7 in a build More resources Read discussions in other Windows 7 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Laptops !