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did you disable onboard audio?
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post #12 of 13
This is what I did,

Do a clean up on your computer (AV in safemode, thorough defrag etc.)
Install card (remember power cable)
Install drivers from ASUS and all the apps that came with it
Disable onboard audio
Select ASUS (your card) speaker and configure/set default in audio control pannel
Open ASUS control panel (you may have to enable it from programs first) and configure
One suggestion. I would not use the front ports on your computer. If you need to, get a short headphone extension cable to keep plugged in the back for convenience. If all else fails, call ASUS support and they will walk you through it.
post #13 of 13
Hi, I currently have this sound card with Sony HTAS5.1 speakers connected via toslink. Movies sound amazing but music only sounds amazing when headphones are connected. Do I need the H6 add on card or would I be better off with the Asus HDAV1.3?
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