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When I try to enable X-Fi sound on my BF2142, it says there is a hardware confliction. I would really like to use the X-Fi, but the highest I can do is "Hardware". What do I need to do to fix this?
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Try to reinstall the drivers.
PS: how can you run bf 2142 on onboard?
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Open your Creative control panel thing and set it to Game mode. Restart BF2142 and youre fine.
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So game mode is the only way to use X-Fi? Thanks for that!!!

BF2142 runs better than than CoD2 on my onboard. It actually looks fine, and I hardly get any lag (unless it's server lag, but I have a nice list of favorites where I don't have lag). I haven't used fraps to see my framerates, but my guess is that it's around 30-35 in gun fights, 40-50 when just running. That's just a guess though, but again, there isn't any lag when I play.
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[QUOTE=kevin_tsoi2000;1544770]So game mode is the only way to use X-Fi? Thanks for that!!!QUOTE]

To use the EAX business anyway you need to be in game mode I believe. Glad your card is working for you. Mine recently crapped itself.
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