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lspci -v | grep -A7 -i "audio"

showed the following result

20:01.0 Audio device: VIA Technologies, Inc. VT8237A/VT8251 HDA Controller (rev 10)
    Subsystem: ASUSTeK Computer Inc. Device 8290
    Flags: fast devsel, IRQ 17
    Memory at <ignored> (64-bit, non-prefetchable)
    Capabilities: <access denied>
    Kernel modules: snd-hda-intel
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closed as too localized by fossfreedom Mar 12 '13 at 22:00

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Are you sure you have a sound card in your system? Did it ever work with sound before? – Thomas Ward Oct 21 '11 at 18:21
try killall pulseaudio; rm -r ~/.pulse* from terminal and logout or reboot – duffydack Oct 22 '11 at 14:53
Are you still having problems? – belacqua May 14 '12 at 4:34
This question appears to be abandoned and unanswered, could you perhaps add more detail to your question? If this question no longer applies then you can either delete it or answer it yourself if you've solved the problem. Thanks! – Eric Carvalho Mar 12 '13 at 21:12

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