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Windows 7: How to Get Seperate Headphones & Speaker Settings

09 May 2010   #11

Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by BoggyP View Post
Latest Realtek HD Audio Driver Version

I'm trying to install that driver (R1.64) but it says: Realtek HD Audio DriverInstall Failure!!
I was hoping that would fix it :/
Ya but I was really hoping that the guys who were discussing this would pipe in and give their two-cents.


I don't have the ability or the know how to do it. But if someone had whatever was required they could find out what the effect of that check box for multi-streaming is. What happens when you check it and click ok and maybe that can be done manually?

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28 Oct 2011   #12

windows 7 ultimate 64bit

I'm not sure if this works for everyone, but this fixes the problems I had.

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