Windows 10 users with sound drivers from Intel encountered compatibility issues after upgrading to Windows 11. Until Intel prepares an update, you can use a workaround with drivers from Realtek. For some unknown reason, Realtek has not posted the drivers on their site, so you have to look at the site of the manufacturer of …Continue reading "Intel Smart Sound Technology and Windows 11"
I get a lot of conflicting information from Dell and Acer users. The latest audio driver from Realtek 6.0.9147.1 is supposed to solve problems with missing microphone (No input devices found), but in some cases it blocks booting Windows. For now, it is recommended to use the previous version 6.0.8984.1Continue reading "Realtek Windows 11 driver"
According Realtek’s support, all HD Audio Codecs has supported “Stereo Mix” for recording, except ALC861 and ALC660. In some cases, driver may disable this input due manufacturer request (Sony, Dell…). I think this issue may be fixed programmatically, isn’t it?Continue reading "What Realtek codec support the “Stereo Mix”?"
Under Windows Vista installed driver always was the original Microsoft driver and doesn’t support the “Stereo Mix” input. To install Realtek driver: Download the newest driver from Realtek Unzip it in a directory Go again int the driver tab of the propreties, of your sound card. Chose to update the driver. Show to Windows the path …Continue reading "Enabling Stereo Mix for Realtek ALC885"