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> I have a friend's dell inspiron 2650 which makes no sound.
> Nada, not from cd or anything. All the drivers are present
> and supposedly working. But I get an error message device object
> not found.
> Since this is a laptop and doesn't have a separate sound card
> per se, what does this mean???
It probably means the hardware has failed. Call Dell tech support.