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    Cable between modem & sound board?

    What is the purpose of the cable runnig between the modem and sound board? Is it necessary?

    Thanks, Bill http://discussions.hardwarecentral.com/smile.gif

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    XP1600 1.4@1.64...
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    blinky I got it going. The Yamaha chip was a...

    blinky I got it going. The Yamaha chip was a YMF724. Found the Yamaha link at 3dsoundsurge and downloaded the driver. It was 5.068KB so had to save it to my HD and burn it to a CD.

    Thanks for the...
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    What Yamaha sound board driver to use?

    Just did clean Win98 SE install on a friends computer and the sound doesn’t work now.

    When windows loads the “Add New Hardware Wizard” detects a “PCI Multimedia Device” but it can not find drivers...
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    I figured it might be, think I will just dump the...

    I figured it might be, think I will just dump the SB.

    Thanks, Bill http://discussions.hardwarecentral.com/smile.gif

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    AK31 v3.1, MC462
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    XP Drivers for SB16PCI

    Just installed Windows XP in my sons puter and need drivers for his SB16PCI Model CT4740. Closest I can find at Creative is for a “Sound Blaster PCI Compact (CT5808)”.

    Does anyone know if this...
  6. Thread: What is SPDIF??

    by bpratt
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    Briefly SPDIF is a digital connection and the 4...

    Briefly SPDIF is a digital connection and the 4 wire is an analog connection. To get SPDIF to work you have to go to the sound mixer panel, click on the "Advanced" buton, and check the "digital...
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    Can I do a minimum install of Audigy?

    Am using Audigy sound. I like the sound but am torqued off about all the c*ap it installed. I now have seven icons related to it and I didn’t even let load most of the stuff it wanted to do. I have...
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    hastx, Just got an email from Teac confirming...

    hastx, Just got an email from Teac confirming that my burner does not have digital output. Don't know if that is for all burners (not CD ROMs)or just mine. Am going to post the question on "Primer on...
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    hastx Think I know why my CD SPDIF connection...

    hastx Think I know why my CD SPDIF connection does not work. Out of frustration and boridom I looked in the CD (a Teac CD-W516EB) manual. The rear panel illustration labels the SPDIF looking...
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    hastx I went ahead and hooked up my speakers...

    hastx I went ahead and hooked up my speakers using a RCA cable and adaptor, Seems to be working great. Was questioning the RCA cable because it looks too crude for something with a fancy name like...
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    Speaker hook up questions from audio dummy

    I have a set of Boston Digital BA790 speakers and a Audigy sound card. Should I use the digital or analog connection, and what are the pros and cons of each?

    The Boston manual (very skimpy) says...
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    I have one and really like it, however I am not a...

    I have one and really like it, however I am not a audioholic so am not really in a position to judge. Mine is OEM and came without a manual, so didn't do any tweaking. Have a downloaded manual now...
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    Windows audio tune up article.

    Two or three weeks ago I saw a Windows audio tuneup article, by a guy named McGuire, but can't find it now. If anyone knows of it I would most grateful if they would post a link to it.

    I had it...
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    Ramr Thanks a lot. Think I will be able to get...

    Ramr Thanks a lot. Think I will be able to get my SPDIF and digital speaker setup working now.

    BTW Clicking on "Audigy X Gamer, MP3+ and Player" brings up the Platnum manual. ...
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    Audigy Soundboard Support

    Got a new Audigy, it was OEM so came without a manual. Not to worry, I will just go to the Creative web site. Wrong - I might as well have gone to the Taubin Government web site.

    I first tried to...
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    Should I use a CD_SPDIF connection?

    Have a new Audigy sound card (OEM - no manual) and a Teac CD-516EB burner. What, if anything, would I gain by using the SPDIF digital connection instead of the four pin analog connection? Am using...
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    Should I get a Sound Blaster Live 5.1?

    Am thinking about geting a Sound Blaster Live 5.1 at NewEgg for $32. Is there anything better in this price range?

    Am not an audio nut or gamer so don't need a super system. I have Boston BA790...
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    Have not had any of those problems with our...

    Have not had any of those problems with our BA635s. Have you tried to return them?
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    Comments on "lamp power cord". It is often...

    Comments on "lamp power cord".

    It is often called "Zip cord" because the two sides easily pull apart to make connections.

    It DOES have a tracer on it. One side has a series of small ridges...
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    Thanks. Like I said, my wife has the BA635 and we...

    Thanks. Like I said, my wife has the BA635 and we love the tonal quality plus the looks and compactnes.

    Just looked up the BA4800s - nice. If I was a serious sound type or gamer I would consider...
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    Which Boston speakers to get????

    Want to get a set of Boston speakers but can't decide if I want the BA635 or BA790.

    My wife has the BA635 and we are very pleased with them but was wondering if I should add $24 and get the BA790...
  22. Thread: No AC97 Sound

    by bpratt
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    No AC97 Sound

    Just assembled a new K7T Pro2a puter for a friend but can not get any CD music or routine Windows sounds.

    Installed the "VIA AC97 PCI Sound Drivers", and the VIA Audio Controller shows OK in...
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    hastx and daylef - Thanks for taking the time to...

    hastx and daylef - Thanks for taking the time to write such informative and detailed answers. Have a lot better feel for things now. Bill http://discussions.hardwarecentral.com/smile.gif
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    Wow, sounds impressive. Is this common yet in...

    Wow, sounds impressive. Is this common yet in puter audio Equip or something new?

    Sounds like even if I don't need it now I sould get it for the future considering the slight cost diference ($6.50...
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    Two soundboard questions

    What the heck is an optical cable and what is it for?

    Also what is the "5.1" that I often see mentioned in these postings?

    Many thanks, Bill
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