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really weird...my sound is working, when I click playback devices it says my speakers are creative SB-X-Fi, but when I run creative autoupdate it says no product can be detected??!

I dled the drivers from the creative site.

any idea whats going on?
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Did the drivers worked properly on windows vista before? Maybe its a driver compatibility issue on w7
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Personally, I hate auto update. I just download drivers manually and check for new ones every so often.
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Yes. Creative Auto Update has royally messed my PC once before...ONCE. Do a manual check every few weeks instead.

As long as you see the device in the device manager it's not a problem. It's a Creative Auto Update problem and those you can definitely live with.
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There hasn't been a driver update for the last 5 months
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post #6 of 6
Quote:
Originally Posted by fuloran1 View Post
Personally, I hate auto update. I just download drivers manually and check for new ones every so often.
I would consider this suggestion, usually auto updates has a lot of issues with drivers. Better avoid problems and look for the drivers manually.
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