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Creative Sound Blaster Drivers for 16/32/AWE sound cards
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Applies to:

Sound Blaster Live 5.1 sound cards






Windows 95/98/NT
Sound blaster 16/32/AWE sound cards

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This download contains the latest drivers for Creative Sound Blaster 16, 32, or AWE sound cards operating under Windows 95 or 98. Primarily this update includes a recent fix for an audio distortion problem that occurs when the Sound Blaster 16Xpress chip was left running overnight. It also includes the following fixes:
  • Removes demand mode feature for all chips.
  • Fixes the PCMCIA card's logical device ID if it is too long.
  • Fixes the default midi device not selected in multimedia applet problem.
  • Resolves the problem of removing instrument(s) from User Bank 0.
  • Corrects the reporting of compressed formats supported by the audio drivers.
  • MPU-Emulation device is no longer created by default. MPU-port addresses (eg 300, 330) must be included in the SB16 resources (in Device Manager) for MPU-Emulation to work.

PC Mechanic - Fix your PC's Windows registry errors.

  • Resolves the problem of Windows 95 defined devices appearing as a device driver installation option during Windows NT setup.
  • Fixes the problem due to the DirectSound playback getting the same wave device as the WaveIn.
  • Fixes wave playback looping problems in full duplex mode.
  • Solves bug for Creative Mixer 32 application on CT4520 and CT4530 cards.
  • Enables DOS Games to run in DOSBox on system that implements 16CL chip as a motherboard BIOS drive.
  • Sets noise level of CT4520 to be almost the same as CT4500.