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Old 01-24-2010, 07:51 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Question Realtek Audio?

Hello all,

Yesterday I attempted to upgrade my windows vista 64 bit to windows 7, it went totally wrong and I ended up having to just totally reinstall vista. My specifications are as follows:
Monitor: Samsung Syncmaster P2250
Motherboard: XFX nForce 780i
Processor: Intel Core 2 Quad Q6600
Memory: Corsair 4GB Kit
Graphics Card: 9800GT (512MB DDR3)
Sound Card: Not got one.

Anyhow, on my previous version of Vista in my bottom right toolbar there was something called Realtek HD Audio, it was a great help when plugging in and swapping between my headset and speakers. Since the reinstall this HD audio program has not come back, and i have no idea how i can re-attain it. I've updated my motherboard driver but other than that, i'm totally clueless!

Help me get my Realtek Audio Manager back please!!!
Thanks in advance, Jon.

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Old 01-24-2010, 08:43 AM   #2 (permalink)
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We have the same mobo; you get the audio driver from XFX's website (you need to register the product first).

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I download my Realtek Sound Drivers from the Guru3D. They always have the newest release from Realtek.

Realtek HD Audio 2.40 Driver download from
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