To install audio devices in Windows, first troubleshoot the exact problem using Device Manager Utility. Usually, the audio driver is incompatible, uninstalled, incompletely installed or corrupted. More »

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For users who do not have any sort of desktop sound device, there are quite a few options available. Certain monitors come with speakers equipped, but not all do. Most PC users find themselves purchasing a separate set o... More »

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Resolve the Windows error message "No Audio Output Device is installed" on a laptop by running the audio troubleshooter program to diagnose the problem. Follow the program's instructions to fix the issue, which typically... More »

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It is possible to enable USB drives and devices through the Device Manager in most versions of Windows by either scanning for hardware changes or disabling and re-enabling the USB Serial Bus controllers. This procedure m... More »

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Some problems Windows users experience when installing updates include computer crashes, unexpected restarts, sudden nonfunctionality of devices and software, and driver updates that actually break drivers. For example, ... More »

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Install Windows 10 by upgrading your existing Windows installation or performing a clean installation. Whereas upgrading keeps your user settings, a clean installation may not. When performing a clean installation, the s... More »

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As of 2015, a user can install Windows without the activation key but has a period of 30 days to activate it. If Windows is not activated during the 30-day period, the program stops working until the user activates it. More »

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