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New Soundcard

Discussion in 'General Hardware' started by Mad Cow, Dec 12, 2005.

  1. Mad Cow New Member

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    Hey So i just bought a new x-fi soundcard off of newegg and was wondering if i needed to uninstall the onboard drivers. or disable them in someway or do i just plug in the new soundcard and install the soundcard drivers and go thanks for any help
     
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    Hi,

    You should probably uninstall and disable in the bios, but I don't think it will matter too much.

    Gerry.
     
  3. DanTheBanjoman SeƱor Moderator

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    If you won't use the onboard card you should disable it in the BIOS, removing it's software first won't be a bad thing though.
    Then again you could also use it for something like a headset, a secondary simply soundcard for a headset is very handy.
     

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