Updating realtek drivers
To avoid problems, you should update your Realtek driver for your sound card regularly.
Since Windows updating does not always detect Realtek drivers, you should learn how to do this manually.
Also when i go into device manager it says Sound, video and game controls High definition audio device High definition audio deviceshould there be 2 ? and why is it so important to update sound drivers ?
You start at the top and work your way down, or use the one that will save your much tim Method 1: Update the Driver via Device Manager Method 2: Download and Install the Driver from Manufacturer Method 3: Automatically Update the Driver (Recommended) 1. Under this category, right-click on “Realtek High Definition Audio”. If the driver is up-to-date, you will be prompted that “The best driver software for your device is already installed”. You can find and download the latest driver on Realtek website.
Because technology advances so quickly, errors with audio can occur even when your driver appears to be functioning properly.It will scan your computer to download and install official Real Tek supported drivers to make your devices work properly.Simply with just a click of a button, the Real Tek Driver Update Utility automatically scans your computer for driver updates.Choose the "Save As" or "Save to File" option instead of the "Run" option.When downloading is complete, make sure to note the file location for the driver.
Click "Start" on your computer's desktop task bar, then click "All Programs" and then choose "Accessories" from the menu.