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I've got an Xonar in the mail, but it has it's own amp. So...would adding my E7 make any difference? Amp + amp =?
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No + the E7 is more of a DAC than an amp. What's your headphones?
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No + the E7 is more of a DAC than an amp. What's your headphones?
HD 555s. Also, I just installed Xonar drivers, and now my system hangs at the motherboard logo. Even when I take the soundcard out, it hangs. Now I can't boot into windows...?
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HD 555s. Also, I just installed Xonar drivers, and now my system hangs at the motherboard logo. Even when I take the soundcard out, it hangs. Now I can't boot into windows...?
Have you tried safe mode? Safe mode uninstall drivers, reboot, install drivers in Safe mode, reboot. Hopefully you'll be able to load windows now.
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Have you tried safe mode? Safe mode uninstall drivers, reboot, install drivers in Safe mode, reboot. Hopefully you'll be able to load windows now.
It doesn't give me any options. Before they even let me go into BIOS. It just hangs at the motherboard logo, and at the bottom it says "Press DEL to boot into EFI BIOS", and I press DEL and it doesn't do anything.

Edit: Weird. I turned off my wireless keyboard, plugged in my USB ABS keyboard, the system turned on and off three times without the screen turning on, then it hung at the logo again, and then booted into Windows.

I guess now I have to see if the soundcard works.
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Try taking out the card for the time being and see if that solves anything. Reset CMOS just in case if that still doesn't do a thing. That's a really odd situation.
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It someone works now. It randomly let me boot into windows, and everythings fine. Thanks though.
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