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Windows 7: Onboard Sound

10 Nov 2009   #1

Windows 7 Home Premium 32-Bit - Build 7600 SP1
Onboard Sound

I have seen a couple threads about having RealTec onboard sound and when Win 7 is installed there is a problem. Is this a common thing? If I get a new sound card, would it automatically disable my onboard sound?

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10 Nov 2009   #2

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Windows 7 Home Premium SP1, 64-bit

You can have sound problems with Realtek or any other onboard sound. I am having some trouble with Sigmatel onboard sound.

If you go to a separate sound card, you should disable onboard sound in your BIOS.
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