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OK I have a question. I recently installed windows vista and now it won't recognize my 5.1 surround sound speakers. I recently installed the drivers for the speakers and it works but the computer only recognizes that I have 2.1 speakers. It doesn't recognize my subwoofer or any of my other speakers. There are four ports on my amp for my subwoofer and my speakers. They are as follows, front, rear, center, C/sub, rear, front. The only speakers that will work by the ones that I plug in to the front amp port.
In windows XP it recognizes that I have 5.1 surround sound speakers. Why isn't it recognizing that I have 5.1 in vista?
If anybody can help me I'd be very grateful thanks,
Kenny
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post #2 of 16
just wait for driver updates? did u get the vista compatible ones?
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you will need the drivers for vista for your card........same as the X-fi
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All cool. Can anybody direct me to some vista drivers? I am using Microsoft's speech recognition right now, that is why I'm making some errors and not noticing it. It's awefully cool!
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http://nl.europe.creative.com/support/downloads/

i don't know what card you have exactly so here you can browse and select vista as your OS
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Alright thats not completly working out for me, because that is not an english website, and I am not sure what creative soundcard I have. I do know the model number though....SB0090. Can anybody find drivers for that?
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it says Creative Sound Blaster Audigy in your system specs.... Is that correct?
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oops my bad here 's the english version.................

http://ca.creative.com/support/downloads/
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hope its not sb live lol i had so much trouble with mine in vista. Had to install drives in xp compatablity mode
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