The other article just says to check QuickTime, which is also up to date, since I just installed Snow Leopard and all other updates. I tried the manipulations as described and found that this a mechanical problem. Aug 22, 2011 11:43 AM Helpful (0) Reply options Link to this post by kenny+k, kenny+k Dec 21, 2011 5:20 AM in response to nickmooney Level 1 (0 points) Dec 21, Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Same problem-- built in speakers don't work! have a peek here
Got a tip for us? I trashed my audio preferences and rebooted, no luck. Restart. No listing for Internal speaker after updating and upgrading. https://www.cnet.com/forums/discussions/macbook-2-1-built-in-sound-stopped-working-after-snow-leopar-357655/
Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - OK, and is by mrmacfixit Forum moderator / January 19, 2012 11:34 PM PST In reply to: Response to MrMacFixIT there any sound Thanks for your help. Useful Searches Recent Posts Options Please select a forum to jump to News and Article Discussion MacRumors.com News Discussion Mac Blog Discussion Once reported, our moderators will be notified and the post will be reviewed.
Privacy / DMCA contact / Affiliate and FTC Disclosure Fixed | Fluid | Fluid HD Jump to content Follow @insanelymac fluid | fixed 30 News Forum Downloads OSx86 Wiki Mac Netbook Changed it back and I can enjoy Bob Marley again. Connect with us facebook twitter CNET Reviews Top Categories CNET 100 Appliances Audio Cameras Cars Desktops Drones Headphones Laptops Networking Phones Printers Smart Home Software Tablets TVs Virtual Reality Wearable Tech After resetting the System Management Controller by holding left-shift+control+option my sound has been restored!
My mobo is a GA-EX58-UD5, so audio chip is ALC889a. I have no idea what it might be, but there's gotta be something. Ksk Royal 76,404 views 1:31 Install Mac OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion On PC - Duration: 8:14.
If it was me I'd bite the bullet, zero the drive (assuming you can do that with a SSD.
Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - No sound (startup chime works) but nothing else by MacbookFail / January 18, 2012 6:21 AM PST In reply to: Instead of hijacking If that doesn't fix it, you probably shorted something out when you were digging around in there with some metal object. But software wise, this doesn't seem to explain why leopard or snow leopard can't see the sound card after updating. 08/22/2010 by guardian4real Add a comment 0/1024 Cancel Post comment Are Tne volume bar is full but there is a circle with a line slashed through it.
If I figure out what it was that caused it, I'll post it here in case anyone else has the same problem. this content If both of those fail to work, then the only real solution is a MLB replacement. Tomas Nilsson 544,535 views 39:02 How to fix missing sound on a macbook pro? - Duration: 2:19. Probably those attempts left old kexts that are responsible of the silence of my system.
There is no light in my audio out port, because, in fact, I have an OLD Macbook. navigate here Volume stays at the same level with a restart. I was scared to do this, but I backed up and replaced the AppleHDA.kext with the one from 10.6.7 Snow Leopard and all is well again. I bot used headphones and updated before sound stopped working.
It's NEVER a good idea to stick something electrically conductive into a port where there's live current. Try resetting your NVRAM. Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Macbook(Intel) OS X 10.5.8 sound stopped working by joshmonty996 / May 31, 2010 10:43 AM PDT In reply to: Macbook(Intel) OS X 10.5.8 http://philgiebler.com/sound-not/sound-not-working-9-04.html Resetting PRAM restores only the startup chime and then it the sound output stops.
they both appear but do not pick up any sound. I also performed an upgrade from Leopard. But for some reason I'm thinking there's something else stopping the sound.
After posting that, I noticed a red light coming out of my headphone jack. No sound devices/options to choose in System Preferences > Sound. I hear that will just cause kernel panics.If you still have problems, try resetting the PRAM by simply shutting down the computer. I also COMPLETELY disassembled the macbook pro to look for damage or loose connections.
I did a lot of reading and decided to just revert to OS leopard 10.5.1 (the retail release) and bam, audio came back. Did this numerous times until I got the red light in the headphone socket(sound still not working). Back to top #3 pepechuelo79 Posted 02 April 2010 - 03:17 PM pepechuelo79 InsanelyMac Protégé Members 98 posts Gender:Male Location:Buenos Aires, Argentina I have a problem now... this contact form Your sound issue should now be fixed!!
Dustin Jul 23, 2011 11:13 PM in response to nickmooney Level 1 (0 points) Jul 23, 2011 11:13 PM in response to nickmooney Happened to me too. Analog audio from my MacBook Pro was restored though, along with the sound through my internal speakers after the installation.Still looking to find a solution for the digital optical audio out Reply With Quote 8th November 2009,02:42 PM #13 mimiaunt Join Date Nov 2009 Posts 1 Macintosh HD / Library / Preferences / Audio where do I go to get to this In " Macintosh HD / Library / Preferences / Audio " there are two audio setting files.
I even tried deleting the device settings and system settings plist files. I just found the solution and it was a hardware problem...... (That perhaps pre 10.6.8 ignored?)-----------------------The usual reason for this problem is that a microswitch in the headphone socket has got Sign in Transcript Statistics 6,318 views 6 Like this video? Headphones still functional and I get startup chime.I read through many similar threads and tried re-booting, command+control+P+R and updating.
Advertisement Autoplay When autoplay is enabled, a suggested video will automatically play next. Instead of hijacking an old thread, you should create a new one in the future.Anyway, considering you've gone and tampered with the unit you've just voided even the OOW coverage on So I'm assuming that the default is a result of the volume at the time of the SL install? share Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Email Link Like + Quote Reply GGJstudios, Jan 28, 2011 GGJstudios macrumors Westmere Joined: May 16, 2008 #4 traphyk said: ↑ Support had nothing
I have been able to get the opening chime sound, but that is all.