Windows Update - Creative Sound Card

  Pine Man 09:44 22 Nov 2008
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I have a PCI Express X-Fi Xtreme Audio sound card and the last driver I installed was version 1.03.0001 created on 5th May 2008.

Windows Update has just installed a new Creative driver for my sound card version 6.10.0.203 created on 17th October 2008 and it seems to be ok.

BUT when I look on Creatives site click here the latest driver is still version 1.03.0001 of 5th May 2008 and a search reveals no trace of the one Windows Update installed!

I am running Vista. Anybody any ideas?

  sunnystaines 11:41 22 Nov 2008

normally the MS drivers are well behind the originals[they spend ages testing them, might even be the same driver post testing]. I use creative drivers,I am using their latest beta for my audigy2 and pleased with it on vista.

  Pine Man 13:47 22 Nov 2008

Thanks for your response.

You're probably right. Microsoft aren't known for rushing into things apart from, maybe, Vista ;-))

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