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: Problem with SB X-fi Platinum Fatal1ty Champion. CMSS3D

03 Dec 2009   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
Problem with SB X-fi Platinum Fatal1ty Champion. CMSS3D

I recently upgraded from Windows XP 32, to Windows 7 Ultimate x64.

Everything was hunky doory with XP, but I've been having a real problem with my sound.

It's really weird, so check this out.

The CMSS3D has only worked once since I've installed Win7, and it just stopped, and I can't figure out how to get it back, and there's some other things too.

I'll be listening to music or watching a movie and it'll just be playing out of the front channels (minus the center) and then all of a sudden it'll just start playing out of JUST the center channel and the two rear channels. And to fix that, I just go into the SB audio stupid thing and just move it to 4.1, then back to 5.1.

I just wanna know if anyone has had the same problem? It's getting really frustrating to figure out why it keeps doing this. Since I had the CMSS3D working that one day, I feel spoiled because I really want it back. I tried checking the box on and off, and it does nothing. The slider is at 50%. I've tried all the settings that are available, and then nothing.

Please help me before I rip out this soundcard, set it on fire and bury it.

My System SpecsSystem Spec

04 Dec 2009   #2

Windows 10 Pro

Hi powertree,

Saw this post and thought I might provide you a link to look through. Audio 5.1 in Windows 7. I have a SB X-fi Titanium Fatal1ty Pro but I don't use 5.1, however I think there's an issue with 5.1 and W7. It might be fixed, but since I don't have a multi-speaker setup, I don't use it.

Good luck.
My System SpecsSystem Spec

 Problem with SB X-fi Platinum Fatal1ty Champion. CMSS3D

Thread Tools

Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
Creative sound blaster X-fi FATAL1TY Platinum question
Hi Does this sound card take normal 2.1 speakers and not hi fi speakers etc Many Thanks
Sound & Audio
Fatal1ty headset problem
Hey I have a problem with Fatal1ty headset and the sound card from Creative, first of all my mic doesn't work, I tried everything that I could find on the net even formated my PC and installed the clean version of Windows but no luck and plus I can't install anything from Creative, drivers/software...
Hardware & Devices
X-Fi Platinum Champion Series issue
Hello, i have an issue reguarding my sound card (X-Fi Platinum Champion Series issue), thats is bothering me much. I updated my hardware this weekend (i7 950, ASUS P6T SE, Corsair Vengeance 12gb, RevoDrive 120gb and ASUS 570 GTX), was using retail Win 7 ultimate on the previous machine too with the...
Sound & Audio
Audio Problem(Win7) Creative Sound Blaster X-Fi Titanium Champion Seri
Hi everyone, so I just purchased the Creative Sound Blaster X-Fi Titanium Fatal1ty Champion Series Sound Card. I'm having issues with audio(even before I bought the card) and I'm not sure how to fix them. I'll describe the main issues. Sound Issues: -Odd popping noise at the beginning and...
Sound & Audio
Soundblaster X-Fi Fatal1ty Platinum Champ1on Ed.
Hi there everyone, So i have this big problem and i don't know how to fix it. I just bought a Soundblaster X-Fi Fatal1ty Platinum Champ1on Ed. it comes with the card and the front panel. Now that i put it on my computer won't start at all. I mean.. It starts but it won't boot, i cannot...
Sound & Audio
Creative SB X-Fi Platinum Fatal1ty Remote doesn't work
Hi alls, I have searched on forum for the issue of remote, but no luck. :o so i start a new topic then. I have this carte Creative SB X-Fi Platinum Fatal1ty Champion Since from the site of...
Sound & Audio

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 18:42.

Twitter Facebook Google+

Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App