View Full Version : Problem getting sound to stay working

April 22nd, 2008, 03:40 AM
I can get the sound to work, System- Preferences- Sound... but when ever I turn off my computer, at night or when Im going away for a while. When I come back, I have no sound??? Whats up? This has happened to me a couple of times. Is there something I can set or do to fix this?

Incredulous Moose
April 22nd, 2008, 03:56 AM
That sounds similar to a problem which I had a while ago and it turned out that the internal sound card on my motherboard was getting in the way of my Audigy.

In a terminal type "asoundconf list" for a list of available sound cards. If you see your card along with another then that might be getting in the way and you'll have to blacklist it.

April 29th, 2008, 02:19 AM
How do I blacklist it?

PS noticed something, sometimes it wont mount sda1 (C: drive) on the desktop, when this happens the sound works perfect, but when it does mount it the sound doesnt work, I can get it to 'test', but other than that I get no sound