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Audio sounds crackly in GTA 4

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In GTA 4 the audio sounds all crackly... Kinda hard to explain... Say for example you click a button on the main menu, you'd hear the sound then a small crackle/distort afterwards.. It sucks. I'm only using onboard Realtek.

Does anyone else have this problem or know of a fix?

Thanks
Edited by Darz - 12/22/08 at 9:48am
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Havn't hear of this problem but you can try downloading the latest sound drivers.
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Yeah I'm gonna try that now... Not sure where to get them though.

May as well show you what dxdiag says


Edited by Darz - 12/22/08 at 9:52am
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When you have something else running in the back ground which uses sound e.g. music player, vlc etc it crackles, or another thing could be you mic isn't muted if you have one?
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Install the latest patch for GTA IV, try reinstalling the audio drivers, etc.
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When you have something else running in the back ground which uses sound e.g. music player, vlc etc it crackles, or another thing could be you mic isn't muted if you have one?
Hmm nope no music player or anything in the background.

Will try the mic thing now.

Edit: I unplugged the mic and the sound is fixed! Yay thanks so much +rep

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Happy to help mate
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