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Windows 7: X-Fi 5.1 Driver Fix

14 Jan 2009   #1

Win7 x64 Ultimate RTM
X-Fi 5.1 Driver Fix

Daniel K (a reknowned Creative driver modder) has made some unofficial drivers for Windows 7 that restore 5.1 for the X-Fi cards in Win7 Beta.

Sound Blaster X-Fi series Support Pack 1.0
Supported X-Fi models:

- Creative SB X-Fi PCI (except Xtreme Audio)
- Creative SB X-Fi Titanium PCI-E
- Auzentech X-Fi Prelude

Here is a link to the Creative forums with info, etc. At present only the MegaUpLoad link is working.

I installed with my Auzentech Prelude and all works as he as indicated. Your mileage may vary . Insure you uninstall your present drivers, reboot, then install these.

It is ONLY for the cards listed above.

As his disclaimer...there are no warranties, etc.

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21 Jan 2009   #2

Windows 7 Ult x64(x2), HomePrem x32(x4), Server 08 (+VM), 08 R2 (VM) , SuSe 11.2 (VM), XP 32 (VM)

id say sticky...
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22 Jan 2009   #3

Windows 7 (7000)

Second the sticky...
Daniel_K drivers fixed my Audigy ZS...
I believe he has drivers for all cards..SB live and up..
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08 Aug 2010   #4

shitdows 7

so where did it go?, why is there a link to a deadend?
and as there is no support as it is online dor the x-fi cards, i have the extreme audio pci version, i know for fact it works, i had it going with creative updates going.
i just lost the cd i burnt and had to soap down everything after a mod pack broke a nasty algorithm on my network.
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