Problems with Sound Card/Speakers & Illegal Op.

  gplatt2000 11:54 01 Jun 2003
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My speakers werent working so I installed a driver for my soundcard. However, when I play music the voices are very quite and delayed with an echo, and other parts missing (eg piano)and the whole track is very very quiet.And now when I go into my computer and try opening C drive or anything it says Windows has performed an illegal Operation. In details it says there was a protection error at 'CM8330.drv' - this isthe soundcard driver I just installed! And when I try deleting the driver it wont let me because 'it is in use by Windows'. Any help much appreciated, gavin

  Lú-tzé 12:01 01 Jun 2003

Try booting into safemode and delete the file from there. Then do a reinstall of the drivers.

  gplatt2000 14:55 01 Jun 2003

Thanks a lot. Should this solve all the problems?

  gplatt2000 15:34 01 Jun 2003

Thanks, did as you said the I used an official drivers CD I found (had used some off internet) and all is now fine. Thanks again mate, Gavin

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