Steps to fix no audio issue caused by Intel® Smart Sound Technology update
No audio output after system update or driver update or BIOS (Basic Input/Output System) update.
Error code 10 with Intel® Smart Sound Technology driver
- Open Device manager
- In System devices > Intel(R) Smart Sound Technology (Intel(R) SST) Audio Controller
- Right click and select Update driver
- Select Browse my computer for driver software
- Select let me pick from a list of available drivers on my computer
- Select High Definition Audio controller and install.