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hey folks,i m using ubuntu 9.1......... everything is working well except for lack of sound. the speakers of my laptop are of altec lansing,(my laptop-hp pavillion dv6 1211) i guess ...
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    ubuntu 9.1: lack of sound


    hey folks,i m using ubuntu 9.1.........
    everything is working well except for lack of sound.
    the speakers of my laptop are of altec lansing,(my laptop-hp pavillion dv6 1211)
    i guess its bcoz of lack of driver...

    and the problem is i m unable to find a link from where i can download the same.
    or is there ny way,where in i can make my laptop's sound work?
    plz help.

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    Hey use your Repository in the Administrator drop down and update any drivers youfind in there for your onboard sound.

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    Welcome to the forums!

    The ubuntu wiki also has a nice sound troubleshooting guide that you can use to troubleshoot various sound issues:

    https://help.ubuntu.com/community/SoundTroubleshooting

    Post back if you continue to have sound problems.
    oz

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