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A8S-X no sound with vista

I have a computer with the asus a8s-x motherboard and vista OS. I had difficulties installing the sound driver, but I managed to get the computer to show that it had a sound driver. however now that the driver is installed there still is no sound. I have looked for vista sound drivers for this motherboard and haven't been able to find them. Is there any way to get the sound to work?

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Re: A8S-X no sound with vista

The latest XP drivers should do the job. Uninstall the drivers that you already installed. Unzip the driver files to a temp directory, then instruct the Found New Hardware wizard to search in the temp directory for drivers, or click on Update Driver through Device Manager then point the Wizard to search in the temp directory: SoundMax ADI1986A Audio Driver V5.12.1.5430 for Windows 2000/XP/2003:

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