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Audigy 2 Plat. and reboot problem?

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June 10, 2003 10:50:48 PM

I recently upgraded my Win. XP box from a SB Live! Platinum to an Audigy 2 Platinum. Ever since my machine will not properly reboot or shut down. I gets to the point where it is about to reset/power off (the cursor disappears) and then seems to hang. I feel confident that it has to do with a lingering driver from the previous card but I can’t seem to find anything. My preference would be to avoid a rebuild, but I get the feeling that it is imminent. Any help would be appreciated. Thanks!

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June 11, 2003 1:21:19 AM

I'd try physically removing the Audigy and uninstalling anything and everything with Creative's name in front of it (Maybe run a registry cleaner, RegScrubXP). From there, check to make sure your system boots/shuts down properly. If everything's ok, download the latest drivers from <A HREF="http://www.soundblaster.com" target="_new">http://www.soundblaster.com&lt;/A> and reinstall your card. Boot up your machine and install the new drivers.
June 11, 2003 1:28:19 AM

Good deal, may give that a shot this evening, I appreciate it!

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