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I know u all ppl must be TIRED of my hardware probs, but hey, here goes another one ;)

Well, today i excahnged my integrated sound card (the one attached to the MOBO) w/ a creative vibra 128. Well, the sound quality imporved a lot, but i can only run an application w/ sound at a time. example, i started winamp to play some mp3 whyle plying Midtown madness, and MM didnt give any sound. I tryed worms and an error came telling that the device was already being used by another app (winamp i guess)
Well, that didnt happen w/ the integrated one, so is there anyway to fix this?
 

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Well telling U the truth man.........Vibra 128 is not a good card....!The problem that U are tellin surely depends upon the capability of your sound card..........I have a creative live Value!......trust me man it is the best deal U can ever have..........Take it this way....!

Live is the G-force of all 3dblasters.......hehe........:)


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Maybe your new sound card is not a full duplex sound card, ie. you are not able to play more than one wave device at the same time, or record a wave file whilst playing a wave file. The SoundBlaster Live! can do this. Correct me if I am wrong. :)
 

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yeah, i know it isnt a GREAT card but its still better than the internal one. Well, anyway, its not a problem of the card, the same happens w/ my friend, so ill have to stick to it ;)
thks anyway...
 

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I would rather use the internal one with slightly worse quality, but ability to play multiple waves. only playing one wave is how my old soundcard was, but I now have sblive xgamer.
BTW I just noticed your personalized title. Very nice.
 

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now im completely tolkienized :D
slightly worse sound??
IT SOUNDED LIKE S**T!!!!!!! the sound got distorted every 5 minutes whyle playing swat or some emus (n some more games like AOE II) so its an improval, guess i gotta deal w/ this prob ;)
 

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i think it actually has full duplex
this night ill post the card manual (pdf) here ok?
can u plz take a look at it and tell me what u think?
 

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Hey tell U what.....! Creative Vibra is a full duplex card...........!I know that because my second computer has this card.......!

And .........oh yes.......5.1 Dolby Digital rules the world of sound....!.....oh yea
 

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today i reinstalled the drivers n the software again n still silent whyle working on diferent stuff...
 
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