Solved Audio drivers missing multimedia driver

January 1, 2017 at 22:46:55
Specs: Win 7 32 bit, 1gb
How do I...HP workstation xw 6200
Hi Every One My problem is Multimedia Audio Controller. I just bought HP xw 6200 and i installed Windows 7 32 bit. All drivers are working fine ... but Audio Driver Missing

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January 2, 2017 at 03:16:17
Look here:

You can try this one but no guarantee going to work -

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January 2, 2017 at 04:05:12
Your problem is caused by the fact that Windows 7 is not officially supported on that PC model as you have probably already discovered on the driver page which the previous poster provided a link to.

There's a chance that the audio driver for Windows Vista will work so try that, but don't bother trying Windows XP driver or Windows 2000 driver because they definitely won't work on Windows 7.

You should have checked that driver page before putting Windows 7 on your PC.

If the audio driver for Vista doesn't work you have three options:

a) Re-install a supported Windows version ie XP, Win2K or Vista.


b) Buy a set of USB speakers which have their own built-in sound card.


c) Use Google to search for an audio driver that works (that could take you days or even weeks with perhaps no luck after you've spent hours searching).

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January 2, 2017 at 06:35:08
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The HP Workstation xw6200 is fairly outdated, hopefully you didn't pay much for it. As phil22 stated, you should have looked into it before attempting to install Win7. You will need to install more RAM if you want Win7 to run well, 1GB isn't nearly enough. You will have to determine which audio chip is installed & then find the appropriate driver. You might be able to force a Vista driver to install by using Compatibility mode & setting the Privilege level to "run as administrator".

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