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Tell me about it, i think the card is awesome, i just cant belive how rubbish the software is!
I gave em a try, seems to be working fine, pc is still freezing though haha.
I think i must of been wrong and there is something more sinister in play on my rig, just not sure what it is now.
Memtest passes with flying colors, nothing is overheating, i can play games for hours with no problems then while watching an avi boom, total freeze up.
So annoying, i would move this thread but i don't know what section to post it in as i dont know whats causing the freeze ups!!
Cheers anyways guys, at least i have some half decent drivers for my X-Fi now biggrin.gif
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Which drivers are you using now, the Daniel K or the Creative?

The sound seems to be working fine for you?

Do you have a spare PSU to try? They can cause intermittent issues, and it may be the added draw of the card that is the straw that broke the camel's back.
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Well its been working perfectly for months, its only just started to do this. Although i did disable ECC in the bios which seems to have cured it, which is odd!
Im gonna keep testing to see if anything is failing
I'm running the original drivers again, the newer ones stopped me from using the Dolby Digital Live feature and the console stopped working haha, gotta love Creative!
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