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Hi, I've set up the sound card to play through my logitech z5500's, however the sound from VLC, iTunes etc is only playing through the front left and front right speakers even though in the console it says 5.1 output, does anyone have any idea what I am doing wrong?

Thanks in advance.
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Originally Posted by Paradigm84 View Post

Hi, I've set up the sound card to play through my logitech z5500's, however the sound from VLC, iTunes etc is only playing through the front left and front right speakers even though in the console it says 5.1 output, does anyone have any idea what I am doing wrong?
Thanks in advance.

I am not sure what's going on but don't feel bad. I have had nothing but problems with my X-FI Titanium HD. It is ridiculous...
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I've managed to get it playing out of everything by setting it to Game mode instead of Entertainment mode but I'm still looking for a fix for Entertainment mode.
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I've managed to get it playing out of everything by setting it to Game mode instead of Entertainment mode but I'm still looking for a fix for Entertainment mode.

in entertainment mode click on the icon on the console launcher that looks like a speaker, then you should have what is shown on the attached picture and be able to select your speaker configuration.
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this is irrelevant to the OP, but try using the pax drivers for your card as well.
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There are like a ton of variables in the both the creative CP and Windows sound panel you can try before you ive up.
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this is irrelevant to the OP, but try using the pax drivers for your card as well.

This would be my suggestion also. I had a ton of issues with my Titanium HD before going with PAX (newest version is 1.25 - I think).
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