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Windows 7: VIA VT8237R Integrated Direct Sound AC'97 audio for windows 7???

03 Mar 2014   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
VIA VT8237R Integrated Direct Sound AC'97 audio for windows 7???

Does anyone know if the onboard sound can be made to work?


• VIA® VT8237R Chipset
- Integrated Direct Sound AC'97 audio.

I have looked and some say no, some say yes.
Like this here, where they mention this forum.
windows 7 via vt8237a 1708 codec sound driver ? - VIA Forums

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03 Mar 2014   #2

Windows 7 Ultimate x64

Solution is this here from realtek ac 97 drivers called 6305_Vista_PG537


Win7 will tell you they are not certified, but hey they work

board is MSI Pm8m-V 7104
My System SpecsSystem Spec

 VIA VT8237R Integrated Direct Sound AC'97 audio for windows 7???

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