Sound Problems

Created by Nick Ellery on on 2008-06-06
sound problems audio troubleshooting
Last updated by:
Cameron W on on 2010-08-02

Please follow the guide at and to see if you can fix the sound on your own.

If you absolutely cannot get it to work based on this guide, as a last resort, you can file a bug. Only do this if you believe there is a problem with the system itself.

Please file a bug using the command 'ubuntu-bug alsa-base' in a terminal.

If you are running Intrepid or an older release create a bug report about the 'linux' package, with the following information included as separate attachments: