need help finding correct audio driver

By ChinoRN
Nov 14, 2004
  1. hi. problem with audio. it doesn't work. i scanned my notebook w/ everest and audio came up as the following:

    Device Description Type
    Intel 82801BA(M) ICH2 - AC'97 Audio Controller [B-2] PCI

    i've loaded several drivers for this card from realtek and non seem to work completely. i've tried:

    -wdm345 this is the only one where i can playback audio cd's through windows 98 default cd player. windows media player doesn't recognized, nor does any other software.
    -wdm365 or 364 whichever. this is supposed to be good for most all os's. and is the only one to make my pc crash

    so of course im running win 98. this notebook used to have w2k but that pooped on me. all i had was 98. so anyone have any ideas?
  2. howard_hopkinso

    howard_hopkinso TS Rookie Posts: 24,177   +19

  3. ChinoRN

    ChinoRN TS Rookie Topic Starter

    thats the one driver that made my notebok crash.

    but guess what. seconds after i posted this thread i found another driver. i tried it out and BOOM i got audio! heh. im happy right now : )

    adiaudiovx6.20 driver

    can't remember where i found it. but if anyone is in my boat, thats the driver you need!!!

    thanks for your help either way. much appreciated.
  4. howard_hopkinso

    howard_hopkinso TS Rookie Posts: 24,177   +19

    I`m happy you managed to sort out you problem.

    Kind Regards Howard :grinthumb
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