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can't get sidwinder to work


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i just recently got a sidewinder steerign wheel, and well, my mobo doesn't have a build on game controler port <_< so, i poped in old sound card, and works fine, well, after i disabled onboard sound card in bios) and well, i get windoes xp error (code 12) for the gameport on sound card, and it is the only device using the I/O code, so, plz help, i wanna us emy steering wheel!
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Have you tried disabling the on-board sound in your BIOS?
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i just recently got a sidewinder steerign wheel, and well, my mobo doesn't have a build on game controler port <_< so, i poped in old sound card, and works fine, well, after i disabled onboard sound card in bios) and well, i get windoes xp error (code 12) for the gameport on sound card, and it is the only device using the I/O code, so, plz help, i wanna us emy steering wheel!

i already did that, any m,ore seggestions?
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i did disable it, any more seggestions? or is there a connector for the joystick type corde to change to USB? cause i got 4 USB 2.0 ports, and fire wire and an iLink port, anyways, any more help?
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Sheesh, I know someone that has the same wheel. No problems. Have you gone to Microsoft's site and get the latest drivers?
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the wheel itself works, it is the game port on the sound card, it has a conflict with an I/O port, i get (code 12), i forget the I/O port #, but any more help?
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Try uninstalling the sound card from the device manager, reboot and let the hardware wizard reinstall. This should resolve any hardware conflicts.
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i guess i'll try that for the 4th or 5th time, i'll be back again if it don't work
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