10-07-2016 12:51 AM
Recently after getting windows update my spectre x360 is facing a issue of sound. There is no sound and the volume button of taskbar shows a red cross signal and saying no audio device or headphone is plugged in. After installed the driver sp70653.exe yesterday, the problem was gone. But today after installing windows update (synaptics-pointing drawing), I am facing the sound problem again. This time I tried that driver again but problem is not solved. So what can I do now?
10-07-2016 12:55 AM - edited 10-07-2016 12:57 AM
Can you post back with the following details.
1. The full Model No. and Product No. of your notebook - you can usually get this by holding down the fn key and pressing esc, otherwise see Here for a guide on locating this information.
2. Hold down the Windows key and press R
Into the Run window, type devmgmt.msc and hit enter.
In Device Manager, expand Sound, Video and Game Controllers - what devices are listed here?
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10-07-2016 08:41 PM
I am not the original poster, but I have the same problem. When I open device manager, I see Conexant ISST Audio. The driver is updated. When I pull up sound (playback), it shows that I have no drivers installed, despite them all being activated and the tab checked to show deactivated and disconnected drivers.
I have a Windows 10 HP Spectre X360 Convertible, product number N5S07UA#ABA
The x on the sound shows that there is no audio device connected. Nothing happens when I plug in something through the audio jack or hdmi. Also, if I deactivate and then reactivate the drivers nothing happens. I tried deleting and then reinstalling the conexant ISST and nothing changed. Lastly, I ran the troubleshooting from the sound options on the bar and it came up only saying that I had no audio device connected. I am at a loss, I am afraid.
Hope you can help,
10-09-2016 06:59 AM
At first I want to thank HP for their quick response. After submitting my problem in this forum I received a push message through hp support assistant regarding Conexant ISST Audio driver update. After installing that my problem has been solved. It is really commendable. Thanks again.
12-27-2016 06:30 AM
I have the same exact problem on the same spectre x360.. I can't even install the conexant HD driver which is in the important uploads because I think the system can't see the audio hardware.. can u send me the same drivers please? thanks
03-19-2017 06:01 PM
I am facing the same issue and no driver updates have helped. Can HP please help with this? My job requires that I login to video conferences often and this noise is very irritating.
Appreciate your immediate assistance.
03-20-2017 01:37 PM
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I reviewed your post and I understand that you are having sound issues on your computer.
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I recommend you to update the bios and the chipset drivers. You can download the drivers from the below link.
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03-21-2017 03:08 PM
Thank you very much for the quick response and solution. My bios is upto date, but I upgraded the chipset and have not encountered the issue so far. I have tested most of the applications that used to cause the problem before. I will repost if the issue recurs. Thank you very much!