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Windows 7: Sound Cards **That WORK**

21 Aug 2009   #41

Windows Vista Ultimate x64

C-Media 8788 soundcards work fine too with the latest Windows 7 drivers from Auzentech (X-Meridian).

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25 Aug 2009   #42

windows 7
Asus Xonar Essence STX

Works with beta driver for Windows 7 64 bit. PowerDVD does not work with this driver.
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27 Aug 2009   #43

Windows 7 Ult, Windows 8.1 Pro,

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by chev65 View Post
Update: The latest Asus Xonar drivers for Win 7 work perfectly however...for the drivers to work properly with the newer versions of Win7 "7200 and up" you will need to install the patch from the Xonar driver Vista 64 page in the Asus driver download section. It's right at the top of the page.

The patch description doesn't say anything about this fix but it works perfectly none the less.

If you don't install the patch you will see that IE locks up and most of the control panel is non operational.

It's best to install both the Win7 Asus Xonar drivers and the Vista patch before rebooting. The patch only takes one second to install.
Reposted this fix for Asus Xonar owners.
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27 Aug 2009   #44

Windows 7 Ultimate 64Bit (SP 1)

Nvidia 8800GTX 768MB PCI-E works fine on my setup.

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02 Sep 2009   #45

Windows 7 Ultimate (x64)

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by reaper View Post
Yup, just tried that and it seems to have fixed things.

Happy boy now, thank you!

And now it's pumped again.

Have changed nothing, and the mic is back to being all garbled etc.

Tried a driver reinstall, but just the same.

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03 Sep 2009   #46

Windows 7 RC7100 x64

The Auzentech Xploion 7.1 Dts connect works can that be added to the list and there's also a win7 driver over at there website i can confirm it works in x64 also
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03 Sep 2009   #47

Windows 7 Professional x64

Creative Labs X-Fi Elite and SB Audigy 2 Platinum Professional both work w/ updated drivers from website. You might as well throw the included driver cd's in the garbage. (Although they DO make great coffee cup coasters for my desk!)
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05 Sep 2009   #48

Windows 7 Home Premium 64

Sound Blaster X-Fi Xtreme Audio works with default drivers.
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07 Sep 2009   #49

Windows 7 Ultimate

IDT Audio 92xx

Intel 945x motherboards

Works - With tweaking ...
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09 Sep 2009   #50

Windows 7 Professional x64

I can't test the optical output, only the analog, 5.1. I've had a great experience with using the Windows 7 64 drivers from Asus for the P5Q PRO Turbo motherboard onboard sound VIA VT1708S.

The file i downloaded is named Windows 7 ids it as dated 5/8/2009 from VIA Technologies, Inc.

I've tested the sound in MS Flight Simulator X, Caesar IV, and The Sims 3 as well as music in iTunes. I was a little concerned when I bought the board that it had VIA onboard sound rather than Realtek, but I am very pleased with the VIA onboard sound. At least on the analog side the drivers definitely work.
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