Making Realtek Audio Console work again


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Hi.

I have the Realtek UAD driver installed on my PC, and mistakenly installed the HDA update offered on Optional drivers on Windows Update.

The UAD drivers is still installed because it is newer than the HDA drivers.

Then I opened Realtek Audio Console.

It says:
Realtek Audio Console doesn't support for this machine.

When I killed the HDA service, I can plug in my headphones but it does not detect it.
 
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Can you go to Device manager and roll back the driver or uninstall the wrong one and reinstall the correct one from the Realtek website
 

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I used this tweaks below to install UAD drivers.


The Audio driver says Realtek(R) Audio not Realtek High Definition Driver.
 

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Has it got the console back working?
 

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If you check this February 2020 blog post of mine, you'll get some good tips on how to update UAD without switching over to HD Audio. HTH, --Ed--

 

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Hi,
Yeah this has been a real bummer loosing my tuning profiles for probably a stupid reason.
 

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