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Multimedia Audio Controller?

By badlydrawnbot
Sep 11, 2009
  1. So I just reformatted my hard drive and reinstalled Windows XP Home Edition. Everything works fine, except for the sound, which is actually a lot more inconvenient than you would imagine.

    I've been looking all around and tried several methods to locate this driver, but I've had no luck. Anyone have an idea as to how I can fix this?

    Here's some basic info about my computer, not really sure if it'll help, but why not:


    Computer:
    Operating System Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition
    OS Service Pack Service Pack 2
    DirectX 4.09.00.0904 (DirectX 9.0c)
    Computer Name DSTOMP
    User Name David

    Motherboard:
    CPU Type AMD Athlon 64, 2200 MHz (11 x 200) 3500+
    Motherboard Name MSI RS480M2 (MS-7093) (3 PCI, 1 PCI-E x16, 4 DDR DIMM, Audio, Video, LAN, IEEE-1394)
    Motherboard Chipset ATI Radeon Xpress 200, AMD Hammer
    System Memory 896 MB (PC3200 DDR SDRAM)
    BIOS Type Award (08/19/05)
    Communication Port Printer Port (LPT1)

    Display:
    Video Adapter ATI Radeon Xpress 200 (RS480)
    3D Accelerator ATI Radeon Xpress 200 (RS480)

    Multimedia:
    Audio Adapter ATI SB400 - AC'97 Audio Controller

    Storage:
    IDE Controller Standard Dual Channel PCI IDE Controller
    IDE Controller Standard Dual Channel PCI IDE Controller
    IDE Controller Standard Dual Channel PCI IDE Controller
    Disk Drive ST3200826A (186 GB, IDE)
    Disk Drive Generic USB SD Reader USB Device
    Disk Drive Generic USB MS Reader USB Device
    Disk Drive Generic USB SM Reader USB Device
    Disk Drive Generic USB CF Reader USB Device
    Optical Drive HL-DT-ST DVD-RW GWA-4165B
    Optical Drive TSSTcorp CD-ROM TS-H192C
    SMART Hard Disks Status OK

    Partitions:
    C: (NTFS) 190771 MB (131307 MB free)

    Input:
    Keyboard Standard 101/102-Key or Microsoft Natural PS/2 Keyboard
    Mouse HID-compliant mouse

    Network:
    Network Adapter Realtek RTL8139 Family PCI Fast Ethernet NIC (192.168.0.103)

    Peripherals:
    USB1 Controller ATI SB400 - USB Controller
    USB1 Controller ATI SB400 - USB Controller
    USB2 Controller ATI SB400 - USB 2.0 Controller
    USB Device 802.11 n WLAN
    USB Device USB Human Interface Device
    USB Device USB Mass Storage Device
     
  2. Tmagic650

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