2 sound cards

  BIG Ben strikes 10 again! 22:04 16 Jan 2005
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hi,is it possible to have 2 soundcards?.one is onboard and the other is PCI.thanks.ben

  ste_bla 22:09 16 Jan 2005

Yup

  wee eddie 22:59 16 Jan 2005

I think that you can have as many as you like but can only use one at a time!

  BIG Ben strikes 10 again! 16:13 17 Jan 2005

well then i guess its Nvidia nforce2 VS sound blaster live.thanks.ben

  Stuartli 16:18 17 Jan 2005

Make sure that your onboard sound is disabled in the Bios otherwise you will get two lots of the same sounds...:-)

  Stuartli 16:19 17 Jan 2005

If it's the reverse, disable this device from Device Manager (sound card Properties, General tab menu).

  BIG Ben strikes 10 again! 16:33 17 Jan 2005

having echoey,big sound doesn't seem so bad ;).thanks for your help,i shall disable onboard sound and try the blaster,then i shall know which one is the best.thanks all

  Stuartli 11:56 18 Jan 2005

Good though some onboard sound can prove, the Creative will win hands down...:-)

  Stuartli 11:57 18 Jan 2005

Providing the speakers are up to the required sound output quality...:-)

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