Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Thank you for helping us maintain CNET’s great community. Your second suggestion looks promising, but I doubt that the Vista driver ever even made it into the file repository. I recently bought a gently used Dell Optiplex GX I haven’t given up, but I’m beginning to suspect that I will need to install a sound card to make Win7 work as it should. Do you suppose there is a way to force it to install? Dell machines have their own unique Service Tag.

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A few people had successfully used the Windows Vista driver in Vista compatibility mode, but that dell gx280 audio work for me either. When I downloaded the driver from the internet it was a. Dwarf, That looks promising, but when I tried it my computer still gave me an error message: This is originally designed for installing hardware that is not dell gx280 audio and uadio but may work dell gx280 audio you.

Providing that the vista drivers you downloaded were for exactly the same hardware device, it may be possible to force the install using the legacy hardware function. I don’t think this should be a problem, though, since I have done all this successfully before for a different Dell running XP.

Optiplex GX280 Sound Driver

This post has been flagged and will be reviewed ajdio our staff. The Optiplex runs Windows 7 perfectly, with good volume for the onboard audio. Windows 10 64 bit.

Optiplex GX Sound Driver. It s distinctly possible that I am doing this wrong. Having problems with onboard audio with a Dell Optiplex and W7 I’ve been refurbishing some Dell Optiplexes and have run dell gx280 audio a problem.

Hi Nekton, Try this. Intel Pentium 4 HT 3. Windows 7 Gx2800 x Every time I try installing a driver I get the error message “Installation failed!

Dell machines have their own unique Service Tag. Windows 7 Ultimate 64 dell gx280 audio. TimStitt, Dell gx280 audio Fail is my computing themesong! Fireberd and the rest of you helpful folks: I did finally find out where my computer unzipped the files, but when I tried to open them in Notepad, all I got was a string of gibberish without any kind of letters that I recognize.

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Did you enter that into the Dell web site? Most of the Dell systems require Dell sound drivers to either work or work correctly. That is indeed my graphics card, but it’s not what’s giving me trouble at the dell gx280 audio. TimStitt, I tried adding legacy hardware in device manager, but it didn’t work. Track this discussion and email me when there are updates.

Our forum is dedicated to helping dell gx280 audio find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. Also please exercise your best judgment when posting in the forums–revealing personal information such as your e-mail address, telephone number, and address is not recommended. Hi Nekton, If there are no drivers for win7, you may be out of luck. That would solve my problems, but I wouldn’t get to play with Win7 which is why I’m doing this in the first place.

Since upgrading to Windows 10 dell gx280 audio computer won’t shut down properly.

There are many posts about this on the Dell users forum. My dad found a Optiplex GX lying around somewhere.