You can also get into Device Manager to apply the Smittychat idea this way: Kurtiskain Posts Percent: I got the same issue and i was able to resolve it by following the above troubleshooting steps. About the Author Hi, I am Sidharth. It will be labeled with the Realtek name and it’s model number. Were you still getting the DirectSound errors in 5. I was trying to dereference Null Pointers before it was cool.

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So far it appears that I have accidentally solved this issue. But I mistakenly had plugged into the wrong jack and the error message, complete with theshowed up. Install All Available Windows Updates. Find More Posts by JonnyMac. Microsoft is constantly updating and improving Windows system files that could be associated with Error Replied on October 30, In your manual or online, you should be able to find a diagram showing where to look on your motherboard.

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DirectSound driver repair – code error 88780078

It has smth to do difectsound the features my brother installed? And get this, everytime this error pops up on Winamp, any videos being played on Youtube go automatically mute as well. Replied on December 11, Try playing a song again.

If yes, then what browser are you using? To avoid data loss, you must be sure that you have backed-up all of your important documents, pictures, software installers, and other personal data before beginning the process. Instructions for Windows XP: Luckily I spotted it before messing with drivers and all that! Find More Posts by splitter. Device Manager may not be showing errors, but reinstalling sound drivers may help.

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Winamp: Bad DirectSound Drive Error (STEALTH SETTINGS)

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User’s post on October 30, Though ideally, you should check your motherboard’s update tool to see if there’s any new audio drivers available. To test, go into control panel and under classic view, I just like fjx that way select the sounds and audio devices icon.


Are you a Computer and Internet Expert? If you want to get finished faster, do this so we can see what you currently have and perhaps make a recommendation that does not involve trying things or guesswork. The whole message that appears on the windows screen is. This just started direcctsound and now I have no sound at all on my computer.

Please install proper drivers or select another device in configuration. If the sound is integrated with your motherboard, you should purchase a cheap sound card.

Find More Posts by Victorboris1. Hey What should I do if WinAmp now works, but videogames fkx not? If there are no problems indicated in the DM, maybe there are configuration issues elsewhere.

Yeah, on those other questions: