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Windows 7: Does anyone have advice for using an external sound card?


02 Nov 2012   #21

Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by fireberd View Post
This appears to be the sound download for your model. Suggest you download and install it, even if its the same driver that you have.

Conexant driver 8.51.1.0a

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I can download that even if I have a driver? BTW all I've seen so far going through the list that has an audio driver v8.54.44.0 8-14-2012; 51.72M.

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02 Nov 2012   #22

Windows 7, 64 bit Home SP1, Win 8.1.1 Pro 64 bit
 
 

It looka like this one is the latest in the Win 7 64 bit (and 32 bit) listing.

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The 8.54.... version is listed for Win 8.
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02 Nov 2012   #23

Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by fireberd View Post
It looka like this one is the latest in the Win 7 64 bit (and 32 bit) listing.

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The 8.54.... version is listed for Win 8.
The only other sound driver in the list is nVidea HD Audio Driver v1.2.23.3;07-08-2011; 11.07M.
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02 Nov 2012   #24

Windows 7, 64 bit Home SP1, Win 8.1.1 Pro 64 bit
 
 

I still recommend installing the latest version on the Toshiba download page for Win 7.
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02 Nov 2012   #25

Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by fireberd View Post
I still recommend installing the latest version on the Toshiba download page for Win 7.
Is it the one I mentioned? It's the only one on the list you linked me to.
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02 Nov 2012   #26

Windows 7, 64 bit Home SP1, Win 8.1.1 Pro 64 bit
 
 

The latest version for Win 7. 8.51.2.51

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03 Nov 2012   #27

Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit
 
 

Downloading it now! Thanks fireberd!

Do you play music in Nashville? I was just there in late August going to jam nights.
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03 Nov 2012   #28

Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit
 
 

Just tried recording with the new sound card upgrade and the garbling is still there after 30 seconds of playback.
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03 Nov 2012   #29

Windows 7, 64 bit Home SP1, Win 8.1.1 Pro 64 bit
 
 

I'm out of suggestions. However, I still think its a problem in the PC and not the sound chip but something else causing it. You can try a USB connected external sound "card" as you originally considered but no guarantees that it will fix the problem.

I'm in Florida, not Nashville. I was there in the early 70's and had a day job as the Amplifier tech at a lower Broadway music store (across the street from Tootsie's that is no longer there). I was learning the pedal steel guitar back then but did play some jobs around Nashville including some of the lower Broadway clubs. The "R.O.P.E" is a fraternal organization of entertainers including singers, musicians and other industry personnel. I have a home recording studio here in Florida and have also worked Florida tours with some of the Nashville singers. I did 7 winter tours with Tommy Cash and two with George Hamilton IV, plus single shows with others including David Frizzell, Jack Greene, Bobby Bare, Ray Pillow and others. Tommy Cash was my sponsor to get into the R.O.P.E. organization.
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07 Nov 2012   #30

Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit
 
 

Fixed it! I found a box checked in the sound, recording, microphone, properites, advanced, "enable audio enhancements". I unchecked that "enable audio enhancements" box and the recorded sound is crystal clear.

Thanks for everyone's help!
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