Error code 88780078

  irwind 19:39 13 Sep 2006
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I updated my windows last night before shutting down. Today when i opened my AOL and switched on the AOL radio i got this " Bad directsound driver.Please install proper drivers or select another device in configuration.error code 88780078". Then I tried to play songs from my CD and harddrive using musicmatch which says "waveout format not supported". same problem with WMP as well. please help me.

  SANTOS7 19:56 13 Sep 2006

The update may have included a sound driver which is causing software conflict, try rolling back drivers for your soundcard/device..

  irwind 20:12 13 Sep 2006

thanks santos.i tried rolling back device which says that there is no earlier point to rollback to.I am just going to try to uninstall and reinstall the driver to see if that works.i will let you know what happens.

  irwind 20:24 13 Sep 2006

hurray reinstalling worked!(atleast for now). thanks again santos

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