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Creative SB X-FI Titanium Fatal1ty Pro

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Here is the backstory:
A week ago, I found a used Creative Sound Blaster X-Fi Titanium listed on eBay for $30 used and decided to buy it. I received the card in the mail a couple days later, but to my surprise the seller had actually shipped me a Creative SB X-FI Titanium Fatal1ty Pro instead!
The card was a bit banged up (ie. the gold pci-e x1 connectors were kinda scratched), dirty, and reeked of cigarettes. I cleaned it off with some isopropyl alcohol to remove all the grime, plugged it into my system, and installed the Creative drivers. It worked!

Here is the question:
After installing the drivers, a Creative Auto-Update popped up, prompting me to install over 300MB of programs.
The programs included:
  • Creative Console Launcher
  • Creative Wave Studio
  • Creative 3D MIDI Player
  • Creative ALchemy
  • Creative Diagnostics
  • Creative Media Toolbox Trial
  • Creative SoundFont Manager
I use my system to listen to music, watch movies, and play games, I'm not doing any type of audio/video editing or recording. Which, if any of these, should I install?
Edited by thisischuck01 - 1/19/11 at 3:14pm
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I like the console launcher, but you can easily switch 'modes' from gaming to music in the properties.

Basically I wouldn't installed any of it, like I said I only have the console launcher but you don't really even need this.
    
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Originally Posted by PinkPenguin View Post
I like the console launcher, but you can easily switch 'modes' from gaming to music in the properties.

Basically I wouldn't installed any of it, like I said I only have the console launcher but you don't really even need this.
^ This. I only have the console launcher too installed. But dang, lucky. Have fun with your new card, Lol.
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Thanks for your help, guys! +rep
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