Monday, 29 June 2009

Windows 7 - A compatible sound card! Sound Blaster Audigy 2

So, after installing Windows 7 I found that my on board sound card didn't work. There simply weren't drivers for it. I friend had an old PCI Sound Blaster Audigy 2 kicking about that he was kind enough to give me.

I slapped it in, fired up the computer and once Windows 7 was booted up it found some new hardware. The initial installation failed, but when I ran Windows Update and checked for new updates it found:

Creative Audigy Audio Processor (WDM)

After installing the updates and restarting the computer it worked!


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