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Old 04-17-2006, 01:12 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Hi, I have installed a new USB Soundcard a Creative Labs Live 24bit External and it works great, however, my onboard soundchip is still functioning, I can not disable it in Bios, The Motherboard detects whether a Soundcard in the PCI slot, then disables it automatically, but as this is a USB Soundcard, it still works, would it pay me to disable this in Devices?, or do I leave it working? If I left it working, could it affect performance etc?

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Old 04-17-2006, 02:19 PM   #2 (permalink)
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in most mobos is can be disabled from the bios or via an onboard jumper , have a look at the pdf manual
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