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Windows 7: Poor Audio Quality in Windows 7

12 Apr 2011   #1
cody471

Windows 7
 
 
Poor Audio Quality in Windows 7

Hello forum,

I recently installed Windows 7 Ultimate(32-bit).I earlier had Windows XP Professional 32-bit OS and it was working perfectly.Since i installed Win 7..the quality of the audio is pretty bad(not so sharp,clear).I have an on board realtek audio chipset(mobo from intel).
I checked the speakers,the were perfectly ok.Any Help would be much apprtiated.

Thank you


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12 Apr 2011   #2
ignatzatsonic

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 7 SP1, Home Premium, 64-bit
 
 

Have you downloaded and installed the latest Realtek audio driver from Intel for your particular motherboard?
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12 Apr 2011   #3
cody471

Windows 7
 
 

I downloaded some Drivers from realtek.com but it didnt help,but fortunately i found a driver in intel.com for my mobo...will let u know if it solves the issue.
Anyways thanks for your reply =)
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12 Apr 2011   #4
Sardonicus

Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit
 
 

The latest driver can be found here. Realtek

The Realtek HD Audio manager has a 10 band EQ and Loudness Equalization, so that you can improve the sound.
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12 Apr 2011   #5
Jacee
Microsoft MVP

Windows 7 Ultimate 32bit SP1
 
 

You might also make sure that your speakers are set to CD/DVD quality
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13 Apr 2011   #6
cody471

Windows 7
 
 

Yeah got some drivers from intel,the realtek ones didnt help,but the ones in intel did the job.

thanks for your help guys =)
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