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Well I was able to find the official unofficial Daniek K drivers for Live! and Live! 24bit cards (unsure which I have). Downloading them now. I'll give them a go and see how they work out.

Windows Update DID in fact find and install drivers for it on its own. However the sound is EXTREMELY amplified WAAAAY past the point of distortion. It sounds really bassy, but there's really not any bass. I don't really know how to explain it...it just sounds HORRIBLE. So hopefully these "modded" drivers do the trick. Otherwise back to onboard for me.

And I even MODDED my Live! card!!!!! I added a really cool lookin' copper heatsink to it!
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Good luck, pio. Hope one of those drivers works for you.
    
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Good luck, pio. Hope one of those drivers works for you.
Thanks me too! I remember using XP with this card, and it really is a GREAT budget sound card. I just hope I can get it to work properly. I just want to get rid of the processor WHINE that I always hear when using headphones.
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Alright, tried out the Daniel K drivers. They didn't work at first. Restarted, tried installing them again, rebooted....and presto!! They work! Sound quality is 10x better than onboard! I'm loving this! No more CPU whine!!!!
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Alright, tried out the Daniel K drivers. They didn't work at first. Restarted, tried installing them again, rebooted....and presto!! They work! Sound quality is 10x better than onboard! I'm loving this! No more CPU whine!!!!
Can someone link me the Daniel K drivers please?
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Can someone link me the Daniel K drivers please?
I don't remember where I got them at TBH. If its for a Live! card, I can send them your way tho. PM me if that's the case.
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I don't remember where I got them at TBH. If its for a Live! card, I can send them your way tho. PM me if that's the case.
X-FI
I found them, thanks anyway.
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