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I just bought BioShock, but the glitches are driving me crazy!

After the intro, I have no sound. I fixed this by plugging in a mic or setting it to compatibility mode of WinXP. HOWEVER, I have a USB headset, with low quality sound, so.... it sounds awful.

When I use the compatibility mode, the game always starts at a low resolution, and I change it, the game freezes! How can I fix this?
You should get windows vista or windows 7 like the rest of us.
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I played that game on xp 32 when it came out and then W764 bit a year ago. It was bug free start to finish.
Sorry you are having problems. I would save the game files, uninstall and then reinstall.
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Sweet. Enjoy! It's an awesome game!

What was the issue, if you don't mind me asking?
I needed a sound card driver. It took forever to find one, since I have an Acer OEM mobo, so I had to download it from the website. However, they only had WinXP and Vista drivers. When I tried running both of them, it didn't let me.

But then, I tried running the Vista driver in compatibility mode with Vista, it let me install. Afterwards, the "stereo mix" showed up
    
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Ah. Didn't think of installing the sound drivers, especially since it looks like you've had the computer for a while. Glad it works though!
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