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Windows 7: X-Fi Extreme Gamer Question

14 Nov 2009   #1

Windows 7 Professional x64
X-Fi Extreme Gamer Question

I'm using Windows 7 x64 with the latest drivers for the X-Fi xtremegamer sound card. It seems that my volume control unit no longer automatically knows that my headphones are plugged in (using creative inspire t5400). I have to open up the control panel and manually change from 5.1 -> headphones any time I make the switch which is kind of annoying. On XP I could have it set up to 5.1, and at night just plug in my headphones and hear things just fine. Now under Windows 7 I set it to 5.1 and plug in my headphones and all of a sudden I can't hear anything until I manually make the change in the control panel. Whats going on?


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14 Nov 2009   #2
Microsoft MVP

Win 7 Ultimate x64

Scout, welcome to the forums.

May or may not help but did you remember to check this,

X-Fi Extreme Gamer Question-headphonesettings.png

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14 Nov 2009   #3

Windows 7 Professional x64

I do have that checked, forgot to mention mention that originally. Thanks though :)
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