This page has been archived.

The content on this page may be out-of-date or have been superseded by newer information, and links on this page to other sites may not work. This page has been archived for future reference.

See our Discussion Forums for more current content.

Topic

Visitor
Posts: 1

Acer Aspire M5-481PT audio problems

[ Edited ]

This problem is driving me nuts.

 

I just got an Acer Aspire M5-481PT.

 

The audio wasn't working out of the box.  The error message I see when I mouse over the audio icon is: "No Audio Output Device is Installed."  I don't get audio from the onboard speakers and no audio from the headphone jack.

 

I tried updating the audio drivers and still no luck. 

 

I deleted the audio drivers and rebooted.  Again no luck.

 

But here is where things get interesting.  The audio works if I plug in a USB headset or HDMI cable.

 

I even re-installed the entire system from a flash drive.  Again, no luck.  Does anyone have any suggestions before I send this back to Acer?

 

I'm running Windows 8.

Established Member
Posts: 24

Re: Acer Aspire M5-481PT audio problems

...in that case i think that the on board speaker is faulty...but try to install different operating system if nothing happen that's the time you will bring it to the acer service center...

Welcome, Guest

Not A Member?   Register
Help
Language:
Member Highlight

ACE Member Philetus has been promoted to the coveted ACE Pathfinder ranking.   He is truely one of the best you will find!   Thanks Philetus, for freely giving your time to help so many others.

ACE Pathfinder

Did you know?

Acer Community is also available in the following languages: