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Installed Creative X-Fi Xtreme soundcard uninstalled my motherboards drivers??

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I was using my onboard sound for everything because my sound card didn't fit into my case. Well I bought a new sound card now, installed it and installed drivers for it and everything works fine on it. One problem though, it seems to of uninstalled my onboard sound drivers.

Why this is a problem is because I used to have my headset and ventrilo routed through the onboard sound while everything else was routed through the sound card. How could I get that back to working again when Ventrilo won't even detect the onboard sound any more?
    
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So guessing Creative just hates having a second soundcard present?
    
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If your onboard driver is uninstalled ventrilo will not be able to detect sound device. Should work, I got 3 soundcards 1 onboard and 2 PCI. Completely uninstall your Creative and onboard drivers, remove soundcard. Disable your onboard soundcard in bios than fit your Creative and install it again. Enable your onboard soundcard and install drivers for it.
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There's no where in the BIOS to disable/enable the onboard sound. Unless my BIOS automatically removes it when it detects a sound card.

I even tried reinstalling the onboard sound drivers after installing the pci sound card drivers.
    
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Originally Posted by bryce View Post

There's no where in the BIOS to disable/enable the onboard sound. Unless my BIOS automatically removes it when it detects a sound card.
I even tried reinstalling the onboard sound drivers after installing the pci sound card drivers.

Can you change the Auto settings in bios? Does it show up in device manager?

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I read through the manual, the HD AUDIO is automatically disabled when a pci card is plugged in. I had to change the jumper to the AC'97 instead. So it's working fine now. I need to go back and tweak with it.
    
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