Can you provide your autoexec and config sys? If so, you likely just need to move your speaker cable. You’re perfect, yes it’s true I changed it to “enabled” and reboot but I still can’t see the device on Device Manager. I removed my ESS sound card already. Am I missing something here? I found that site but didn’t see any DOS drivers explicitly listed.

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Aahh Sorry bhebhegirl, I didn’t maaestro the link through – Having just now tried it, it seems to be another ‘rip-off’ site that wants you to pay I followed the link through to ‘ESS’ sound-card manufacturer and it appears they don’t even support the card any more, I couldn’t find any mention of it. The sound works as expected.

Do you think I can still solve this issue? This happens on some chipsets. If so, you likely just need to move your speaker cable. Thus the reason a sound card was added.


The PC has the Realtek chipset. So is there any way to figure it out without installing Win 98? It stops at the bootscreen while the bar is moving xp loading sorta.


COM relies on Windows drivers.

Maybe something will be in it? Virus Problem, Please Help. I downgraded it to XP earlier this yearfor a faster performance. Can you provide your autoexec and config sys? Users browsing pc forum: I’ll try the drivers today and post the results It may already be installed or is disabled.

In order to make it skip that driver, i was told that i had to delete a file related to it. Copyright -Tech Support Forum. After looking round the pages suggested by Google, it’s apparent to me that your soundcard has very poor driver support support in the real sense anyhow. You’re perfect, yes it’s true I keep wondering why the video driver supports Direct3D in Windows maestor, but not in Windows I thought it was I removed my ESS sound card already.

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This forum is for DOS games. They didn’t change anything about my sounds problem. I’m also guessing it’s a rather old soundcard. I opened Device Manager again and showed hidden devices.


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If he took it to a technician, I’m thinking that it’s possible that my device has been replaced. If the drivers in the link above don’t work, it might be an idea to replace it with a newer sound-card.

At least nothing free and from a known site. I’m selling some stuff! Win Home-Premium 64bit My System. When exs reach the installation setup the installation stops when it reaches 34mins when installing drivers and restarts and still, occassionally flashing the blue screen when it restarts.

Thank you guys for trying to help me.