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  1. #1

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    Aug 29, 2011
    Unhappy Sound Card not working on OS X Lion
    Hey guys,

    Just installed Lion, and now my sound card doesn't work.

    I can see the icon in system preferences, and when i click it asks to 'quit and reopen' which i do, but then a message comes up with 'the device could not be found' message.

    I see nothing in my sound settings, i even re-installed the driver but still no luck.

    I also noticed my internet is not as smooth and keeps cutting out randomly, possible problem?

  2. #2

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    Dec 22, 2006
    Texas, where else?
    15" MBP '06 2.33 C2D 4GB 10.7; 13" MBA '11 1.8 i7 4GB 10.10; 21" iMac '13 2.9 i5 8GB 10.10; 5s & 5c
    I'm "assuming" this must be some 3rd party sound card since you mention re-installing the driver. I'd suggest you check the manufacturer's site for whatever card it is.
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  3. #3

    Member Since
    Aug 29, 2011
    A new driver was needed from the manufacturers which supports lion, so problem solved. Internet still bugs out though.

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