no sound on HP pavillion laptop model dv6

Frans Ketelaars ketelaars at
Mon Feb 22 18:29:42 UTC 2010

On Sun, 21 Feb 2010 10:59:43 +0000, Steve wrote:

> On Sun, 21 Feb 2010 10:53:02 -0000, <richardmalter at> wrote:
>> Hi, I have no sound at all on a new installation onto an HP Pavillion
>> dv6 laptop, all the desktop sound settings seem as they should be.
>> Otherwise everything else working fine.
>> I've been trying to follow some help pages: I did: lspci -v ,and the
>> things that look like sound cards that were listed were:
>>  (1) 00:1b.0 Audio device: Intel Corporation 5 Series/3400 Series
>>  Chipset
>> High Definition Audio (rev 05)
>>  (2) 01:00.1 Audio device: nVidia Corporation Device 0be2 (rev a1)
>> I went to the ALSA site and cant find these devices listed. Does this
>> mean
>> Ubuntu currently has no support for these and so I have to do without
>> sound?
>> Thank you for any help.
>> richard
> This appears to be a rather useful site

Indeed, and here:
it says: "Ubuntu Wiki has a well done wiki concerning this issue: ".

("lsmod" should confirm that you are indeed using the snd-hda-intel module).

Good luck!


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