MSI P67A-GD65 faint popping sound...

I recently built a new computer and I have a slight repetitive popping/cracking when sound is played. It happens on both the front and back audio jacks with speakers or my headphones.
My system specs are....
CPU: 3.3ghz intel i5
Mobo: MSI P67A-GD65
GPU: Radeon HD 6950
OS: Windows 7 64 bit

The only other weird thing my mobo does is my usb wifi mouse wont work without being really laggy at random, but it works fine on other computers.
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  1. Is they anything I can do to help diagnose this? Or should I post this in a different part of the forums?

    EDIT1:Also I just tried and there is NOT any popping when I booted to ubuntu on my 2nd hdd. So this only occurs in Windows (and I tried the drivers that came with the mobo).

    EDIT2: Just updated realtek drivers to newest version and didn't help.
  2. No suggestions? This is the driver I installed a few days ago, (downloads > drivers > realtek hd audio driver)
  3. Problem solved, had something to do with netgear pci wifi card drivers, reinstalled them and working fine now.
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