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Common Audio Driver Issues And Steps To Resolve Them

You have downloaded your favorite songs from a reputable website and are using the latest media player, but for some unknown reason the sound doesn’t come from your speakers when you play an audio file. Sound familiar?

Common Audio Driver Issues

Before you send an SOS to your local computer technician or spend hours online searching for a plausible cause and definitive solution, we recommend that you read this tutorial.

More often than not, errors related to sound cards occur due to issues with sound driver(s). Driver errors are generally benign, and can be solved easily.

Try the steps listed below to see for yourself how easy it is to resolve driver errors.

Update your driver

Drivers are software programs that allow your operating system and software to communicate with the installed hardware devices. Driver manufacturers regularly release new updates to improve the functionality of their drivers and make them more secure.

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Computer File Type Basics

Are you curious about various file types that you see on your Windows computer?

Are you facing file-related problems and want to know the causes and solutions?

If YES… then this short guide to computer file extensions can help you out. This tutorial is divided into the following sections:

Introduction to files and file extensions

Each filename constitutes two distinct parts: the name of the file and the file extension. These two entities are separated by a ‘dot’ or ‘period’. File extension provides valuable insight about a particular file, such as its format or the application that can be used to open the file. For instance, the moment you see a .txt file, you know that file is a text file and can be opened with a Text Editor application, such as Microsoft Notepad.

Some specific file extensions

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