Quake 4 Sound! :(

By Cypher2006
Jul 27, 2006
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  1. Umm ok i got Quake 4 today and installed it...no problems

    went to run....Splash screen>>black screen>>bumped back to desktop

    i read on foums that it might be sound related so i disabled my sound and ran the game..it worked so i know its sound related.

    i clean sweeped all my drivers like creative told me too and reinstalled the newest ones ( beware i do have SB Extigy)

    i ran the game again and it still crashes...is this maybe my soundcard being old and rubbish

    plz help
  2. N3051M

    N3051M Newcomer, in training Posts: 2,800

    It could be incompatible with Quake, if you've exausted all your options. See if theres a workaround or patch available for quake, or maybe a command line addition to the Quake's shortcut to skip audio testing..
  3. Cypher2006

    Cypher2006 Newcomer, in training Topic Starter Posts: 111

    Thanks N3 i got the new 1.3 patch and now the game works with sound

    thank you
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