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Fix No Sound In Ubuntu 14.04

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#1 NickAu


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Posted 12 June 2015 - 09:22 PM

Fix No Sound In Ubuntu 14.04

     Guide Overview
One of the problems people face after installing Ubuntu is no sound. In this tutorial we are going to show you a few easy fixes.
     Please note
If these fixes do not work for you please start a new thread in the Linux & Unix section.
     Tool's Needed

  Step 1
The easiest solution is to force reload Alsa. To do that, Open terminal and type or copy and paste the following.

sudo alsa force-reload

And, restart your computer.
If the above did not work.



Step 2



Edit speech-dispatcher file,  To edit the file, Open terminal and type or copy and paste the following.

sudo gedit /etc/default/speech-dispatcher

Now change RUN=yes to RUN=no. Remember to save the change before exit.


ReBoot the system.






  Step 3


Try reinstalling Alsa and Pulse Audio, To reinstall Pulse Audio and Alsa, Open terminal and type or copy and paste the following one at a time.


sudo apt-get remove --purge alsa-base pulseaudio

sudo apt-get install alsa-base pulseaudio

sudo alsa force-reload










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