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Old 10-25-2005, 05:28 PM   #1 (permalink)
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is it posseble to have 2 sound cards on 1 pc

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Old 10-25-2005, 05:46 PM   #2 (permalink)
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I don't know for sure, but i dont think you could.

Why do you want two sound cards?

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Old 10-25-2005, 05:57 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Why would you want to? overkill if you ask me...and i doubt anyone's spent the money to come up with something for this to be possible...
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Old 10-25-2005, 06:13 PM   #4 (permalink)
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actualy i jjust wanted to know if some 1 said it was posseble i would have tried it lol
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Old 10-25-2005, 06:18 PM   #5 (permalink)
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Old 10-25-2005, 06:19 PM   #6 (permalink)
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ill try in a minuite i happen to have a fairly **** computer and a couple of old sound cards lying around. if i can find them!! lol!!

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Old 10-25-2005, 06:31 PM   #7 (permalink)
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I'd think it's possible, but not practical.

You only need one sound card.
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Old 10-25-2005, 07:11 PM   #8 (permalink)
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I think it's possible, but never tried it. I have 3 soundcards in my MMX, but only the PCI card works under XP. The other two are ISA (but sound much better).
I guess you would just have to install the drivers for each card and configure each audio player to use a different sound card.
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Old 10-25-2005, 09:53 PM   #9 (permalink)
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I dont think anyone has felt the need for dual-sound cards.
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Old 10-25-2005, 10:00 PM   #10 (permalink)
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That would be kind of cool if you could hook up 2 nice card's for 10.2 surround

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