XP won't boot after installing audio driver.

  Bantam007 23:01 24 Jan 2004
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I re-installed XP Pro on my Athlon XP1800 with 768 Mb ram and everytime I install an audio driver (I've tried 3!) for the AC97 onboard audio, when I re-boot XP stops loading and hangs on the XP Pro loading screen.

I'm in a "Catch 22" situation, the audi drivers do their job, they all worked, but they all stop the computer from re-booting and I have tried the very latest one from Via!

Any idea's anyone cos' I'm tearing my hair out here!

  Bantam007 20:59 03 Feb 2004

Used "Optimised Defaults" setting in Bios, XP boots up OK now.

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