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Audigy SE/Asus Motherboard Problem


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Dave JM

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Hi There.

I have just installed a Blaster Audigy SE sound card, and disable the onboard sound via the BIOS. Unfortunately the new card will not work except for system sounds. Could it be a conflict because in my device manager there is is category called "Other Devices" which contain something called a PCI Memory Controller (this is shown as a big yellow ? with a exclamation mark in a yellow circle). Can anyone offer any solutions. For info I have include a profile of my PC below.

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Dave JM

Operating System:
Windows XP Home Edition Service Pack 2 (build 2600)

Processor:
2.20 gigahertz AMD Athlon 64 X2 Dual Core
256 kilobyte primary memory cache
1024 kilobyte secondary memory cache

Drives:
250.05 Gigabytes Usable Hard Drive Capacity
222.76 Gigabytes Hard Drive Free Space

SONY DVD RW DW-G120A [CD-ROM drive]
SONY DVD-ROM DDU1615 [CD-ROM drive

SAMSUNG SP2504C [Hard drive] (250.06 GB) -- drive 0

Main Circuit Board:
Board: ASUSTeK Computer INC. A8N-SLI SE 1.XX
Bus Clock: 200 megahertz
BIOS: Phoenix Technologies, LTD ASUS A8N-SLI SE ACPI BIOS Revision 0502 03/09/2006

Memory Modules:
1024 Megabytes Installed Memory

Slot 'A0' has 512 MB
Slot 'A1' is Empty
Slot 'A2' has 512 MB
Slot 'A3' is Empty

Controllers:
Primary IDE Channel [Controller] (3x)
Secondary IDE Channel [Controller] (3x)
Standard Dual Channel PCI IDE Controller (3x

Bus Adapters:
NVIDIA nForce™ RAID Class Controller
Standard Enhanced PCI to USB Host Controller
Standard OpenHCD USB Host Controller

Multimedia:
MPU-401 Compatible MIDI Device
SB Audigy
Standard Game Port
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The Skeptic

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1: Use this link to download chipset and other drivers to the motherboard.

2: Enable Audio in the BIOS.

3: Go to Control Panel > Sounds and Audio Devices. Check in Audio and in Voice what is Default Device. Set it to be the new card.
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