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Old 06-01-2006, 07:20 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Hello im currently using a Creative Audigy SoundBlaster LS. When I switched OS's from Windows XP to Server 2003 I cant seem to get the soundcard to work anymore. I installed the drivers but when I attempt to play anything I get the error

"Windows Media Player cannot play the file because there is a problem with your sound device. There might not be a sound device installed on your computer, it might be in use by another program, or it might not be functioning properly."

Also If i go to volume controll it says I have no mixer installed. Yet when I checked under device manager everything is installed and running correctly. Any ideas on this?

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Completly uninstall all creative programs from add remove programs and uninstall the device in device manager, then use creatives auto update active X control from their website.
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