no sound & usb ports not working after install

  dieselnc 12:49 29 Mar 10

please help after formatting & installing windows xp proff. I no longer have any sound,and my usb ports are not working! when i go to device manager-other devices there are yellow exclamations beside multimedia audio controller & pci modem any ideas please?

  jimv7 12:52 29 Mar 10

Install the sound drivers from the motherboard cd if its onboard sound, if its a separate pci sound card,go to the manufacturers site to download drivers.

  dieselnc 13:01 29 Mar 10

it is onboard sound but have not got the motherboard cd !

  bremner 13:05 29 Mar 10

You will need to go to the mortherboard manufactureers website and download the full motherboard drivers - Chipset, LAN, Audio, Video.

What is the make and model of your computer or what is the motherboard

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 13:06 29 Mar 10

What make model of PC or motherboard click here

  dieselnc 16:31 29 Mar 10

thanks guys the motherboard is a micro star model ms-6738 ?

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 16:46 29 Mar 10

board has Realtek AC'97 go here
click here

Via 4 in one is for USB

  dieselnc 17:47 29 Mar 10

hi thanks downloaded driver file but it is a self extracting file how do i transfer to the problem pc as i can not get it connected to the net?

  dieselnc 20:23 01 Apr 10

hi please help burnt the drivers to disc and installed got sound working but usb ports still not working any ideas pls

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