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Windows 7: Late startup sound

19 Oct 2009   #11

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19 Oct 2009   #12

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1

Hmm. Mine is VIA soundcard

and the latest one is version 5.60c and that's for Windows vista

product page:

Driver Download:
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20 Oct 2009   #13

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1

and this problem has not resolved please help me
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29 Oct 2009   #14

Windows 7 Home Premium 32bit

I've been struggling with the same error.

It is caused by choosing your Desktop Background from 'Solid Colors'. Under Personalization>Desktop Background
Choose your background from another category in 'Picture location' drop-down menu.

I've reported the bug to MS, this never occured in beta or RC.

Or if u insist on your solid background turn off Play Windows Startup sound in Control Panel>Sound and wait till MS releases the fix.
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30 Oct 2009   #15

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1

I discovered another solution. just use snipping tools to capture big black wallpaper of solid color (without icons) and save it (example black.jpg) and use it as background instead of selecting black in solid color
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