Lost all sound on BBC iPlayer and Windows Media Player

  bramblebeach 19:27 PM 03 Dec 12

I use Realtek Digital Output (Realtek High Definition Audio) headphones connected to PC by USB. Usually get splendid results, but today absolutely mute. Any ideas, please, what has happened?

  rdave13 23:25 PM 03 Dec 12

Right click the speaker icon in the notification area and select playback devices. In the pane that opens you should see something like USB Headphones Set showing. Click on it and set to default if it isn't.

  bramblebeach 12:00 PM 06 Dec 12

Tried everything without any luck, then went to CNet and downloaded new drivers - success! Thanks to all who helped


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