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I've very frustrated with xubuntu, like it but it keep loosing sound. About ready to throw in the towel, zap disc & reinstall MS XP!!!

Checked sound not muted on PA Volume Control!!

Help.....

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Please give more details about your setup. Your soundcard, and the output of dmesg. –  hexafraction Jun 8 '13 at 18:38
    
Found this on forums, re-install sound!! Worked for me:-sudo apt-get remove --purge alsa-base pulseaudio sudo apt-get install alsa-base pulseaudio sudo alsa force-reload –  JON TAYLOR Jun 8 '13 at 22:07
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Worked for OP:

sudo apt-get remove --purge alsa-base pulseaudio 
sudo apt-get install alsa-base pulseaudio 
sudo alsa force-reload
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