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So there's actual sound difference by switching drivers?
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Quote:
Originally Posted by dmasteR View Post
This doesn't support the Titanium HD?
The audio chip for the Titanium HD is very different.
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post #13 of 31
The audio chip on the Titanium HD is actually the same as that present on the X-Fi Titanium original, everything else is just different.
post #14 of 31
Sorry for the two month bump, but I'm currently having issues installing this with my new X-Fi Titanium. It starts the install fine, then tells me there is an error and a newer audio driver is already installed. It allows me to install the volume panel,and a few others, but I can't use them. It comes up with no device found or somesuch. I'm googling to see if there is something I am doing wrong, or can do to remedy the situation. If anyone has any help, please let me know.

Thanks.

EDIT: I got it. Instead of just letting Windows find the card, then install support pack 2.5, I had to let Windows Update install their X-Fi driver, then install support pack 2.5. Worked like a charm, and here I am.

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Edited by Demented - 1/1/12 at 10:13am
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Subbed and +repped

Are these still good to use even tho it's been a few months?
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Crabby654 View Post

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Are these still good to use even tho it's been a few months?

Yes. These are the latest drivers that have been tweaked by a man named Daniel K. Google Daniel K drivers to learn more.
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post #17 of 31
So to throw in my 2 cents, I like these drivers a lot more than the Creative websites ones.

1. Wicked easy to install and only 1 setup program, yes please.

2. It solved my missing sound control option in the system tray biggrin.gif

Bookmarked!
post #18 of 31
giving these a go now, wish me luck!

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Is there any noticeable difference between these drivers and PAX drivers for 5.1 speakers, headsets and optical in?
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post #20 of 31
Quote:
Originally Posted by Starbomba View Post

Is there any noticeable difference between these drivers and PAX drivers for 5.1 speakers, headsets and optical in?

Yes, Daniel K is actually a very knowledgeable man. He was actually the first person that got Audigy working in Windows Vista. Also unlike PAX works on actual fixes in his drivers. The PAX drivers are just Creative's own drivers with some eq tweaks and bloat.

This post on another forum about those PAX drivers made me laugh.
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Originally Posted by stormy13;1336772257 
May have something to do with the fact that if you take the time adjusting the settings in the Creative controls, you can get the sound the same as what he "adds". All you get with his drivers as far as audio "enhancements" goes it what he thinks sounds good to him pre-configured.

Also take a real good look at the list of his tweaks. You really think a few registry entries like this,
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HKR,Sensaura\Configuration\StopBSODha20x2k.sys
HKR,Sensaura\Configuration\StopBSODha20x2k.sys
HKR,Sensaura\Configuration\StopBSODha20x2k.sys
HKR,Sensaura\Configuration\StopBSODctoss2k.sys
HKR,Sensaura\Configuration\StopBSODctaud2k.sys

are going to stop a BSOD? Or things like this,
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SetStableSound14GigRam = 1
SetFix14GigRamCrackling= 1
SetFix14GigRamDistortion = 1
SetFix14GigRamPoppingStatic = 1
SetFix14GigRamNforceMotherboard = 1
SetFixDistortion14GigRamMotherboard = 1
SetFixCracking14GigRamMotherboard = 1
SetFix14GigRam = 1

will actually have any affect on what he lists?
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