Onboard sound

  macca40 21:27 24 Apr 2003
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Motherboard with C-media 6 channel audio can play demo's that came with software. and all speakers work o/k.
but when playing a CD theres no sound from the center speaker.got 5.1 enabled anybody know whats wrong

thanks macca

  Installer. 22:18 24 Apr 2003

The majority of cd's are recorded in stereo. so any surround effect will be simulated by your C media software the simulation is unlikely to include the centre channel.

  TOMMO01 22:41 24 Apr 2003

Generally you will find that the centre speaker will not become operational until 5.1 sound is played. Test using a DVD and you should get sound from the centre speaker.

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