Reinstalling sound drivers in Ubuntu

There times comes when you need to reinstall ubuntu sound drivers because of some updates on hardware/kernel side disable sound, like in my case modem installation corrupt the sound driver. I found below command that can reinstall sound drivers on ubuntu. Just open terminal, run the command and restart your machine.

sudo aptitude - -purge reinstall linux-sound-base alsa-base alsa-utils linux-image-`uname -r` linux-ubuntu-modules-`uname -r` libasound2

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