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Mute light doesn't light anymore

Product Name: HP-Pavilion 17-F048NR
Operating System: Microsoft Windows 8.1 (64-bit)

Last Friday, 03/06/15, Microsoft spent 3 hours fixing problems I had with updates failing. Yesterday, Monday, I noticed my mute button light not working. I'm guessing it's from something they did. I will not do a system restore, because there were 35 updates that were needed to be applied, and I can't undo them. 

 

Is there a quick fix to restore my mute button light? It does mute or unmute, it's the light.

 

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Re: Mute light doesn't light anymore

Hi,

 

The functionality of the mute led is provided by the audio driver software, so try downloading and reinstalling the Realtek driver package on the following link.

 

http://ftp.hp.com/pub/softpaq/sp67001-67500/sp67289.exe

 

When this installation has completed, restart the notebook.

 

Regards,

 

DP-K

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Re: Mute light doesn't light anymore

Hi,

 

The functionality of the mute led is provided by the audio driver software, so try downloading and reinstalling the Realtek driver package on the following link.

 

http://ftp.hp.com/pub/softpaq/sp67001-67500/sp67289.exe

 

When this installation has completed, restart the notebook.

 

Regards,

 

DP-K

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Re: Mute light doesn't light anymore

That was it! My light is back. Thanks so much!

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You're welcome and good to hear it's Ok Smiley Happy

 

All the best,

 

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Re: Mute light doesn't light anymore

I have a Pavilion dvT 3000. Does that solution work for mine also?

The  mute light stays on red even when not muted.

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