Thanks again for your help! Every time I try installing a driver I get the error message “Installation failed! If its Realtek you can download the manufacturer’s driver. Flaming or offending other users Illegal activities: It s distinctly possible that I am doing this wrong. With the s though, the audio is extremely low and faint. Well, that and to play Portal.

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I don’t think this should be a problem, though, since I have done all this successfully before for a different Dell running XP. Thank you all for all your help!

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If you’re asking for technical help, please be sure to include all your system info, including operating system, model number, and any other specifics related to the problem. That is indeed my fx280 card, but it’s not what’s giving me trouble at the moment.

It s distinctly possible that I am doing this wrong.

I’m actually a student and this is my finals week, hence I’m not going to have g2x80 time for this until Friday afternoon. That would solve my problems, but I wouldn’t get to play with Win7 which is why I’m doing this in the first place. Could that potentially do irreversible damage to my Vista laptop?


TimStitt, I tried adding legacy hardware in device manager, but it didn’t work. If its Realtek you can download the manufacturer’s driver. Except for the sound driver. The problem is that I can’t seem to get the aufio to work; my computer keeps saying “No audio output device is installed”.

I checked the file repository anyway, but it didn’t have any drivers that have been modified more recently than yesterday I’ve just been trying to fix the audio since this morning.

Fireberd and the rest of you helpful folks: It came with Ubuntu which was removed when I installed Windows 7 Professional x Find More Posts by Dwarf. Gx2280 I open the executable audoo Windows 7, it doesn’t get to finish its ‘gyrations’ before it is interrupted with the “Installation failed” error message.

I tried going to the Dell website but they just said that my computer is not compatible with Windows 7. Hi Nekton, Try this.

The install had its rough moments but I was finally able to complete it successfully.

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With the s though, the audio is extremely low and faint. Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation.


To answer your questions: It just comes up as “unknown or none” and has no details when I click on it. This is originally designed aueio installing hardware that is not plug and play; but may work for you.

Windows 7 Ultimate 64 bit. Find More Posts by Frostmourne. I have an old Optiplex GX with the following hardware: I assume the function of running the executable is to unpack the driver’s system files to FileRepository? Find More Posts by Nekton.

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Do you suppose there is a way to force it to install? One extra piece of information: Hi Nekton, If there are no drivers for win7, you may be out of luck. Optiplex GX Sound Driver. This was helpful 0. I recently bought a gently used Dell Optiplex GX