Windows 7 Forums
Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.


Windows 7: Not 7 but... Radeon 5570 Audio offed by DirectX? Or MPC

13 Jun 2011   #1

Windows XP Pro SP3, Windows 7 Pro 32-bit, Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit, Windows XP Home SP3
 
 
Not 7 but... Radeon 5570 Audio offed by DirectX? Or MPC

I love this forum so taking a chance by posting on a contraban OS.... the hasbeen Windows XP Pro, on a HP DC7600 I built for HTPC, small cool notebook HD and low profile Sapphire Radeon HD 5570 1GB card. This system worked terrific hooked up to our bigscreen HDTV until today. For whatever reason I was wondering if Media Player Classic might give better results that WMP 11, so downloaded it from download.com. Ran the install, it installed fine, but afterward complained because no DirectX.
[an oversight of mine]
So I went to Microsoft DirectX site and did the webinstall.

Afterward, no more audio via HDMI from the Radeon Card!!!

What happened?
Best way to fix??

My assumption is that something in one of the installs overwrote later/newer files [without asking] with older files and neutered the audio drivers of the ATI chipset.

If that's the case, should I uninstall the ATI Card, then reinstall???


My System SpecsSystem Spec
.

13 Jun 2011   #2

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 

Hey, if the drivers are indeed corrupted, you can simply restore to before you installed directx, just type system restore into the start menu and roll back to when you installed directx, simple :-)

MrNeeds
My System SpecsSystem Spec
Reply

 Not 7 but... Radeon 5570 Audio offed by DirectX? Or MPC




Thread Tools



Similar help and support threads for2: Not 7 but... Radeon 5570 Audio offed by DirectX? Or MPC
Thread Forum
Disable Display Acceleration Ati Radeon hd 5570 Graphic Cards
How to use three monitors with Radeon 5570? Graphic Cards
Want to add a ATI Radeon 5570 to my ACER Apsire x1420G-U5832.. Graphic Cards
Radeon HD 5570 turns on late Graphic Cards
Solved Need advice for new computers graphics card XFX Radeon HD 5570 Graphic Cards
XFX Radeon 5570 vs His iv cooler 4850 Graphic Cards
ATI Radeon HD 5570 Pixelized Graphic Cards

Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 03:42 PM.
Twitter Facebook Google+



Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App
  

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33