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Hey guys, been trying to get this working for the past 4 hours and got nowhere. I have two issues


1) Control Panel (either Asus one or CPanel) do not start after reboot. I've tried both official and unified drivers to no avail. The control panel just DOESNT want to start after installation reboot. It runs fine when you just installed, but after a reboot, good luck getting it to run.


2) Front Panel auto switching. ***? Is it for real that the Asus Xonar cannot auto switch when you plug something in front panel?? My onboard sound card can do that! (I am prettu sure I connected front panel to sound card, as I can manually switch to it (when control panel works))


If anyone knows how to resolve these issues, or has any suggestions what to try, PLEASE let me know..
post #2 of 6
You're not alone. I couldn't get my card to work either; I returned it. The drivers are just incompatible for most people.
post #3 of 6
I guess you'll need to wait until they release new drivers. Or just stick with win 7 for the moment.
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You might want to try the unified xonar drivers: http://brainbit.wordpress.com/2010/07/19/asus-xonar-unified-drivers/

Been using those since I got my Xonar DS, excellent modified drivers.
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You might want to try the unified xonar drivers.
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I've tried both official and unified drivers to no avail.

He already tried the Unified drivers. He said so at the beginning of the post.
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The unified drivers are working fine for me on Windows 8.
Don't know about the auto-switching though.
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