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I recently bought an x-fi xtreme music on ebay for 29.99$. I have not yet installed the card because I do not know how to connect my front panel line in and mic in ports to it. I assume that I need to connect them somewhere on the 26 pin connector, but otherwise I have no idea how to do this. Thanks for the help!!!
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Front panel connections degrade the sound quality and therefore suck. Get a Plantronics Switch and use the jacks on the back of the card.
    
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Originally Posted by holtzman View Post
I recently bought an x-fi xtreme music on ebay for 29.99$. I have not yet installed the card because I do not know how to connect my front panel line in and mic in ports to it. I assume that I need to connect them somewhere on the 26 pin connector, but otherwise I have no idea how to do this. Thanks for the help!!!
I used this to connect my X-Fi (when I had it mounted) to my front panel jacks. Works very well.

Hope this helps!
    
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There is a mod how to create that cable if you don't want to spend money on the cable, but I can't seem to find it.
    
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There is a mod how to create that cable if you don't want to spend money on the cable, but I can't seem to find it.
I believe this is what you're referring to.

Too much work for the likes of me, though.
    
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I used this to connect my X-Fi (when I had it mounted) to my front panel jacks. Works very well.

Hope this helps!
it helps me, looks pretty nice, I may just have to pick one of these up for my audigy 2 zs
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I got a cable similar to the one Toastmistress linked and it works fine.
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