But if it doesn't have its own custom error message, then Windows uses its own generic error message for devices, which is "This device cannot start. (Code 10)" Microsoft recommends that Register now Not a member yet? I immediately went to the windowsupdate website and loaded ALL updates (including service pack 2 since this version was older than service pack 2). Testing of speeds are critical to ensure that the devices will meet the speed requirements. have a peek here
This fixed the problem. Click here to Register a free account now! F8 09/24/2003Drives Memory Modules c,d77,11 Gigabytes Usable Hard Drive Capacity62,55 Gigabytes Hard Drive Free SpaceSAMSUNG CDRW/DVD SM-352B [CD-ROM drive]3.5" format removeable media [Floppy drive]Brother DCP-130C USB Device [Hard drive] -- drive I tried using the troubleshooter and that didn't get me anywhere. http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows_xp-pictures/c-media-ac97-this-device-cannot-start-code-10-i/521c4da4-82fd-40ea-a102-6821e73c869b
Welcome to Bleeping Computer! I went to the Device Manager and next to the C-Media AC97 Audio Device theres a yellow (!). I resolved by uninstalling Nero, sound card drivers and the TV card hardware, down loading the latest drivers for the sound card and TV card and loading in order, first sound
This worked like magic and am so much indebted to you!You have no idea how much relieved I am since I was fixing something on someone else's computer.Keep this going!!! Solution: Download and install the latest version of Realtek AC97 driver and it should be fine. My mind isn't working after being back from vacation. Source(s): joe m · 1 decade ago 0 Thumbs up 0 Thumbs down Comment Add a comment Submit · just now Report Abuse C-media Ac97 Audio Device Source(s): https://shorte.im/a8SHX bruyn ·
This device cannot start. « Previous Thread | Next Thread » Search this Thread Advanced Search Similar help and support threads Thread Forum HDMI Audio Device No Longer Appears as Playback Somehow Windows XP recognize Realtek sound device as C-Media AC97 Audio Device. Glad to help! :) November 10, 2009 at 12:43 PM sctrj said... click for more info The only sound my computer makes is a beep when an alert message comes up or when I press the lock keys (caps,num,scroll).
When you open up Device Manager, there is a yellow exclamation mark on C-Media AC97 Audio Device. Dude, you are a LIFESAVER. every time when windows seven starts, the audio device is disable and the speaker Icon is marked with red cross.. The details you requested are as follows: Motherboard ID: 09/25/2003-SiS-651-6A6IXG0NC-00 Motherboard Name: Gigabyte GA-SIMLH Thanks in advance!
Thank you very much for this info. John 0 Comment Question by:jnri Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Email https://www.experts-exchange.com/questions/21510238/Device-cannot-start-CODE-10-C-MEDIA-AC97-Audio-Device-How-can-I-fix-this.htmlcopy Best Solution byTechno-troll I would agree with oldgreyguy dont be to hasty to update the bios. I don't know why I didn't think to do that in the first> place.> My mind isn't working after being back from vacation. Register a free account to unlock additional features at BleepingComputer.com Welcome to BleepingComputer, a free community where people like yourself come together to discuss and learn how to use their computers.
I went to c-media to find a different driver, installed....same thing. http://ibuildsystem.com/this-device/this-device-cannot-start-code-10-c-media-audio.php All I had to do is change some settings. ThankU! I have uninstalled and reinstalled.
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Windows XP finds and device and>> > installs>> > the drivers, but gives an error "There was a problem installing this>> > hardware: This device cannot start. (Code 10)" When I Troubleshooting Tips, Tricks, Hacks, Helps and more Pages Home Why is my computer so slow? I remembered the file was deleted when I zapped my computer and didn't realise that I had to redownload it! March 3, 2011 at 7:33 AM Anonymous said...
booted it up into linux & still No Audio... I thank you wholeheartedly for resolving this for me. One odd sympton: the mouse clisks so fast its like a buzzing sound everytime I move the mouse. this contact form Finally, you can go to the website of the device's manufacturer, and check their downloads or support section for current, up-to-date drivers.
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