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No sound in Windows 7 Virtual Machine: "No audio output device is installed"

APPLIES TO:
  • Parallels Desktop 9 for Mac Standard Edition
  • Parallels Desktop 8 for Mac Standard Edition

Symptoms

No sound in Windows 7 Virtual machine.

Error message:

    "No audio output device is installed"

Resolution

In order to resolve the issue, please do the following:


NOTE: Please take a snapshot of the virtual machine before performing the instructions: in the menu bar go to Virtual machine -> Take a snapshot.



  • please go to Start > right-click on Computer > Manage > Device Manager

  • Find Parallels Audio Controller > Uninstall

    Your text to link here...

  • right-click on Computer (at the top of the list) > Scan for hardware changes

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Cause

Sound device was disabled




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