August 10th, 1999, 06:51 PM
The SB Live sometimes has problems with non Bus Mastering Cards.
August 4th, 1999, 11:39 PM
Don't feel bad I have some good news. First of all the SB Live is a great card, both in fidelity and surround effects. A3D and EAX are actually simply extensions of DirectX 3D audio. A...
August 4th, 1999, 11:33 PM
Yes, 5.1 kicks major butt, but,
Not worth the money without DVD. Even then I would suggest a real HT system. I know with the SB Live you don't get 5.1, you get mono rear unless your playing a DVD,...
August 4th, 1999, 11:31 PM
Do you play old Dos games? If not try disabling the SB Live DOS emulation in the device manager. Does it crackle in games or everything? Does the MB have a SB Link on it and are you using it?
August 4th, 1999, 11:28 PM
If you pass the AC3 signal from a DVD Rom's SPDIF out to the SB Live out the SPDIF to you receiver, that should work. The problem is when you connect the digital out on the SB Live to you receiver...