Downgrade from Vista to XP Pro Dell Inspiron 6400: no sound, error Code 10

Downgraded from Vista to XP Pro (V. 2002) on my Dell Inspiron 6400 laptop.  Have installed Service Pack 3.

Audio will not play (I get beeps of warning system but that's all, there isn't a problem with the hardware).

In Device Manager, there is a yellow exclamation by the "IDT High Definition Audio Codec" under sound, video and game controllers.

Dxdiag shows NO device installed.

NO device does appear as installed anywhere.

I tried the updated drivers, did NOT work.  Get the error code 10.

Automated fix - it doesn't include troubleshooting for audio.

Does anyone have a solution?

DM1313,

This system comes with 3 different sound cards to choose from. You can view download driver sound options by clicking below.

Audio drivers Inspiron 6400

Thank you

Dell-Jesse

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